79 Anson Street, Charleston, SC

$5,700,000

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5

Beds

7

Baths

6,715

Square feet

0.41

Acres

About 79 Anson Street

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.

Features of 79 Anson Street

MLS® # 22016161
Price $5,700,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 7.00
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 3
Square Footage 6,715
Acres 0.41
Year Built 1760
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Detached
Style Chas. Single
Status Active Contingent

Community Information

Address 79 Anson Street
Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
Subdivision Ansonborough
City Charleston
County Charleston
State SC
Zip Code 29401

Amenities

Parking Off-st Prkng
Garages Off-st Prkng
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No

Interior

Interior Ceramic Tile, Wood
Interior Features Ceilings - 9'+, Window Treatments - All, Elevator, Garden Tub/Shower, Kitchen Island, Ceiling - Smooth, Walk-In Closets, Wet Bar
Heating Electric
Cooling Central
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Living Rm, Three +
Stories 3 Story

Exterior

Exterior Brick Veneer, Wood Siding
Exterior Features Brick Fence, Gutters, Iron Fence, Privacy Fenc, Spcl Lights, Porch - Front Porch
Lot Description Inside, 0 - .5 Acre
Roof Copper, Slate
Construction Pre-Owned
Foundation Slab

School Information

Elementary Memminger
Middle Simmons Pinckney
High Burke

Additional Information

Days on Website 19
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeRead & Read Inc. REALTORS

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