638 Rutledge Avenue

Key Details

  • Price: $1,315,000
  • Beds: 4
  • Full Baths: 3
  • SqFt: 2,300

Full Features

  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • Type: Single Family Detached
  • Garage: No
  • Off-Street Parking: Yes
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Stories: 2
  • Year Built: 1935
  • DoM: 52 days
  • Listed: 5/30/2024


Welcome to 638 Rutledge Avenue, a beautifully updated 1935 home situated in the heart of downtown Charleston, just steps from the picturesque Hampton Park. Surrounded by a myriad of Charleston's favorite restaurants such as Berkeleys, Renzo, Melfi's, Leon's and much more. This thoughtfully renovated residence seamlessly blends its historic character with modern conveniences, offering a comfortable and stylish living experience in one of Charleston's most vibrant neighborhoods.Upon entering, you'll be greeted by the inviting double front porch piazzas, featuring fully restored original windows and tongue-and-groove flooring and ceilings. Out front has off street parking for two. Inside, the home boasts a welcoming atmosphere with soaring ceilings, original heart pine flooring, anda spacious open floor plan. The main level flows effortlessly from the cozy living area with a restored dual-sided fireplace to the dining area, and into the open kitchen; features include granite countertops, breakfast bar, and a full suite of appliances including a gas range, and cooktop. Adjacent to the kitchen, there is a convenient built-in office nook that provides a functional workspace or a fun bar area that seamlessly integrates into the home's design. Downstairs, a flexible guest bedroom or den opens onto a screened porch, offering a peaceful retreat with a reclaimed wooden ceiling and a nearby full bath. Off the back porch, you'll find a large fenced in backyard with lots of space for entertaining and for the family and pets to enjoy. Upstairs, three bedrooms and two full bathrooms provide ample space for family and guests, with the front bedroom offering access to the upstairs piazza for sipping your morning coffee or reading your favorite book. Off the two guest bedrooms there is a shared full bathroom with an original clawfoot tub. The primary suite features a gas log fireplace, a large walk-in closet, and an updated master bath. With all systems completely replaced in 2013 (including plumbing, electrical, and HVAC- Home fully renovated and completed in 2014), this home is move-in ready, allowing you to enjoy the best of downtown living with ease and convenience. Discover the charm and character of downtown Charleston living, where historic appeal meets contemporary updates in a prime location surrounded by endless opportunities for leisure and enjoyment.



Elementary: James Simons
Middle School:   Simmons Pinckney
High School: Burke

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Listed by: King and Society Real Estate       MLS Disclaimer

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