$5,500,000 71 Anson Street Charleston, SC

MLS: 16003912   Type: Single Family   County: Charleston   City: Charleston   Area: Charleston Inside Crosstown   Neighborhood: Ansonborough   Zip: 29401   Style: Traditional     Stories: 3

Mortgage $25,822 /mo

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Sqr Footage

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6,919

0.36

1806

Exceptionally rare, historically significant, impeccably maintained, the Thomas Doughty estate is situated on over .3 acres in the heart of Charleston's most desirable downtown area- Ansonborough. Painstakingly restored in 1994 by the current owners, this Carolopolis winning estate is designated as "valuable" to the city's architectural heritage. With spacious formal living room, dining room, and library boasting ornate Adamesque mantles and original woodworking as well as graciously sized bedrooms and bathrooms, this exceptional brick home is a once in a generation opportunity. The ground level mother in law suite offers formal living room, galley kitchen and full master bedroom with large closets - a perfect space for a staff member or guests. Set back from the street is a mostexceptional private garden with large saline pool, porch and terrace, and traditional garden rooms and patios with magnificent landscaping including an impressive row of Italian Cypress trees. A separate Carriage House is accessed through the slate patio and walkway and is the perfect retreat for long term guests. The carriage house offers two bedrooms, each with a private bath, as well as a spacious dining room, living room and kitchen each with fireplaces. The Belgian block driveway opens onto a 6 car parking court with a full two car garage and handsome pergola for additional parking and storage. This award winning historic home has everything you could possibly need in the heart of downtown, only steps from the newly renovated Gaillard center and all the best of Charleston's lively cultural scene.

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

Memminger
Distance: 0.39 Miles
Courtenay
Distance: 1.24 Miles
Burke
Distance: 1.35 Miles

Price History

2/16/2016 Listed $5,500,000

Amenities Cable TV Available
Listing Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
New Owned Pre-Owned
Sf Detached Style Traditional
Subdivision Ansonborough

Interior Features

Cooling Central
Floors Ceramic Tile, Wood
Fp Desc/location Bedroom, Dining Room, Living Room, Three +
Heating Forced Air
Master Bedroom Upstairs
Misc. Interior Ceilings - 9'+
Rooms Eat-In-Kitchen, Formal Living, Separate Dining

Exterior Features

Acreage 0.36
Exterior Brick - Solid
Garage Features 2 Car Garage
Misc. Exterior Porch - Full Front, Pool - In Ground
Roof Metal, Slate

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (29401)

Price 5.50M Avg 2.24M

Sqr Feet 6,919 Avg 3,416

Cost / Sqr Ft $795 Avg $656

Acres 0.36 Avg 28.82

Visits 4,036 Avg 640

Days on Site 554 Avg 259

Walkscore® 97 Avg 75

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Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty
33 Broad Street
Charleston, SC
843-203-0309
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