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42 South Battery

Charleston SC, 29401

$5,800,000


$1,341.04 per sqft

Active

4 Beds

4 Baths

4,325 sqft

Residential

Built in 1802

Experience the timeless charm of the Robert Murray House, circa 1802, a Charleston Single situated in the renowned South of Broad neighborhood. From its historic facade to its meticulously restored interior, this residence offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of Charleston's rich architectural heritage.Step through the distinctive door facing the street and you are greeted by the first floor piazza. Inside, the formal living room and dining room exude sophistication, featuring heart pine floors adding warmth. The dining room is enveloped in a captivating mural illustrating the inherent charm and resplendent details of the interior.The kitchen, thoughtfully attached in 1880, has been updated to meet contemporary standards while preserving the home's historic charm. Adjacent tothe kitchen are two casual family rooms with polished concrete floors, offering a relaxed yet stylish living space. One of these rooms features an open-beamed ceiling and a cozy fireplace, perfect for unwinding. Glass atriums in the kitchen and family rooms offer picturesque views of the private courtyard and gardens, bringing the outdoors in.
Venture upstairs to the second floor, where you'll find two luxurious bedroom suites, each with its own fireplacea peaceful retreat after a day of exploring Charleston's historic streets. The third floor offers two additional bedrooms, providing ample space for family and guests. The front facing bedroom offers views of the Low Battery and Ashley River. An elevator provides convenient access to all three floors.
Outside, the carefully designed gardens, originally envisioned by landscape architect Loutrel Briggs and reinstated by Glenn Gardner, offer a serene oasis in the heart of the city. A luxurious pool beckons you to relax and unwind, while a gated driveway ensures privacy and security. The embellished fountain adds a touch of elegance to the outdoor space, creating a tranquil ambiance for outdoor gatherings and entertaining.

24013163

MLS ID

May 23, 2024

Listed

June 12, 2024

Updated

Map

42 South Battery
Charleston SC, 29401

Interior Features

Total Stories

3


Bedrooms

4


Total Bathrooms

4


Full Bathrooms

4


Interior Features

Ceiling - Cathedral/Vaulted, Ceiling - Smooth, Elevator, Kitchen Island, Ceiling Fan(s), Bonus, Eat-in Kitchen, Family, Formal Living, Separate Dining


Floor Description

Other, Wood


Fireplace

Yes


Fireplace Description

Dining Room, Family Room, Living Room, Three


Cooling

Yes


Cooling Description

Central Air


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Electric

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

0.2 Acres


Exterior Features

Lawn Irrigation, Lighting, Stoop


Lot Features

0 - 5 Acre


Architectual Style

Charleston Single


Roof

Copper, Metal


Sewer

Public Sewer

School Information

High School

Burke


Elementary School

Memminger

Other Property Details

Area Name

51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown


Garage

No


Parking

Off Street


View

No


County

Charleston


Water Source

Public


Pool

Yes


Pool Features

In Ground


Buyer Agency Compensation

2.5%

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