79 Anson Street

Charleston, SC, 29401

$5,600,000

$833 per ft²
$5,600,000
$833 per ft²
Sold
Sold
beds
5 Beds
baths
5.5 Baths
carpenters-square
6,715 ft²
property_type
Residential
calendar
Built 1760
This 2021 Carolopolis Award winning home is truly a treasure. Through the combined efforts of the owners, Architect Glen Keyes, Landscape Architect Sheila Wertimer, and Gochnauer Construction, the Daniel Legare House, c. 1760, has been brought back to its grandeur. The main house has a theater room, office, elevator and two laundry areas. The property also features a charming 2br guest house and has a rear courtyard with an authentic 1953 sq ft 19th century Irish pub a"probably Charleston's finest private entertainment venue. The home is considered to be the oldest surviving home in Ansonborough and was the first home in the city to be protected by a Historic Charleston Foundation easement. Lots of this size, 17,860 sq ft, rarely come on the market. This is truly a rare opportunity.Main house has 3,751 sq ft, 3 bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths, Master Shower is also Steam Room, office, Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer, bosch dishwasher, Wolf Gas Range, Sharp Microwave, Wine Coolers, Kitchen TV, Kitchen Island, tankless water heaters The landscape and drive feature cobblestone driveway, landscape lighting, outdoor music, 13 parking spaces, gas fire pit and a private courtyard. The Guest House, 1011 sq ft, has 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, a living area and nice kitchen. At the back of the property there is a 19th century Irish pub, 1,953 sq ft, which has folding doors to open up the entertainment area to the private courtyard for large events. The bar has all the equipment one would need, refrigerators, freezers, beer cooler, wine cooler, commercial dishwasher, pool table etc. The owners have hosted charitable events in this building. This sale is subject to restrictions and covenants of the Historic Charleston Foundation.
MLS® ID:
22016161
Listed:
6/16/22
Updated:
8/11/22
McConnell Real Estate Partners
Charleston Estates Team

Interior Features

Total Bedrooms
5
Full Bathrooms
4
Half Bathrooms
3
Interior Features
Ceiling - Smooth, High Ceilings, Elevator, Garden Tub/Shower, Kitchen Island, Walk-In Closet(s), Wet Bar, Ceiling Fan(s), Formal Living, Entrance Foyer, Game, Media, Office, Pantry, Separate Dining
Laundry Description
Laundry Room
Floor Description
Ceramic Tile, Wood
Fireplace
Living Room, Three
Heating
Electric

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
0.41 acres lot
Exterior Features
Lighting
Architectural Style
Charleston Single
Lot Details
0 - 5 Acre, Interior Lot
Roof
Copper, Slate
Sewer
Public Sewer

School Information

High School
Burke
Middle/Jr High
Simmons Pinckney
Elementary School
Memminger

Other Property Details

Area Name
51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
Garage
No
Parking
Off Street
View
N
County
Charleston
Utilities
Charleston Water Service, Dominion Energy
Water Source
Public
Pool
No
Total Stories
3

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
7/27/22
Sold
-
-
7/27/22
Price Change
$5,600,000
-1%
6/29/22
Active Under Contract
-
-

 

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