Price Reduction - Water Front
66 Godley Road Saint Helena Island, SC
$ 1,249,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#16020967
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyBEAUFORT
  • CitySaint Helena Island
  • AreaOut of Area
  • Zip29920
  • StyleColonial,Traditional
  • Price$ 1,249,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4862
  • Lot Size2.27 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty
Property Description

Welcome to the Oaks Plantation - Live the true Lowcountry ideal in this pristine, bucolic Greek Revival sea island residence located in charming Beaufort, SC. With enormous historical significance, this estate boasts original historic details throughout including handsome fireplace mantels, heart pine flooring, and unobstructed panoramic views of the protected marshes of the Beaufort waterways. Used as officers headquarters during "The War Between The States" and later one of the first ever schools for freed slaves, this property is protected by a conservation easement and recognized on the National Register of Historic Places.With 5 BR and 4.5 BA, full catering kitchen, in ground pool and dock, this property offers all the modern comforts of an ideal country retreatEnjoy the expanse and privacy with your family and friends, or share it with others through an active Bed and Breakfast business, or as a high end Wedding Venue. This versatile and unique property represents an exceptional opportunity, waiting under the moss draped oaks of Beaufort's waterfront for its new stewards. The property also served as the historic Headquarters for the Port Royal Experiment giving freed slaves the opportunity to work lands abandoned by southern planters after the end of the Civil War. The first school for freed blacks was started at The Oaks and later moved to the brick church which later became known as the Penn School.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Out Of Area Elementary School Out of Area Middle School Out Of Area High School
Price History
8/5/2016 Listed $1,795,000
1/25/2017 17% - $1,495,000
7/27/2017 10% - $1,359,000
2/23/2018 5% - $1,299,000
5/18/2018 4% - $1,249,000

General Features

Amenities Dock Facilities
Listing Area 81 - Out of Area
New Owned Pre-Owned
Sf Detached Style Colonial, Traditional
Subdivision None

Interior Features

Bedrooms 5
Cooling Central
Fireplace Description Three +
Floors Wood
Heating Forced Air
Misc. Interior Ceilings - 9'+, Elevator, Elevator Shaft, Garden Tub/Shower, Handicapped Equipped
Rooms Bonus, Great
Stories 2 Stories

Exterior Features

Acreage 2.27
Exterior Wood Siding
Foundation Basement, Elv. Construction
Garage Features Off-Street Parking
Lot Description Corner, High, Marshfront, Marshview, Riverfront, Riverview, Stream, Waterfront - Shallow, 2 - 5 Acres
Misc. Exterior Patio - Covered, Dock - Existing, Dock - Permit, Elevator Shaft, Handicapped Equipped, Pool - In Ground, Porch - Screened, Some Thermal Wnd/Doors, Special Yard Lights, Storage/Outbuilding, Workshop
Roof Metal


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Pets
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 29920

AVG $690K
AVG 271
Year Built
AVG 1928

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