$4,150,000 40 Charlotte Street Charleston, SC

MLS: 20000118   Type: Single Family   County: Charleston   City: Charleston   Area: Charleston Inside Crosstown   Neighborhood: Wraggborough   Zip: 29403   Style: Carriage/Kitchen House,Charleston Single,Contempor     Stories: 1

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Built in 1831, the Jonah M. Venning House is one of the oldest Greek Revival homes in Charleston. Situated on the highest ground in Historic Downtown, this Lowcountry plantation-style home offers street presence highlighted by its wide lot, double porches, forged ironwork and grand marble staircase leading to the porch. The entry hall is flanked by a gracious living room on one side and formal dining room on the other. Single planks of heart-pine flooring span from wall to wall with original high ceilings and plaster cornice moldings. A recent one-story rear addition with large modern kitchen and breakfast room are nestled in between the original kitchen house (now a guest house) and main house. The upper two bedroom levels include four large light filled rooms, each with four windows, a fireplace and en-suite bathrooms. The English basement with exposed heart pine beams, joists and brickwork provides guest / live-in quarters or office space. A new garden wall was added to give privacy to the kitchen house and define more of a Charleston courtyard. There .23 acre lot affords ample parking and room for expansion. Two blocks from Marion Square Park, Saturday farmers market and near many restaurants, this grand home offers walk-to-town convenience while also in a calm residential neighborhood.

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Distance: 0.63 Miles
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Distance: 1.19 Miles

Price History

1/2/2020 Listed $4,150,000

Amenities Cable TV Available, Elevators, Trash Pickup
Auction No
Garage Features Off-Street Parking
Green Features Energy Star Appliance, Tankless Water Heater
Lease Purchase No
Listing Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
New Owned Pre-Owned
SF Detached Style Carriage/Kitchen House, Charleston Single, Contemporary, Condo Regime, Traditional
Subdivision Wraggborough

Interior Features

Cooling Central
Fireplace Description Bathroom, Bedroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Gas Connection, Great Room, Living Room, Other (Use Remarks), Three +
Floors Ceramic Tile
Ground Level Yes
Heating Heat Pump
Master Bedroom Dual Masters, Multiple Closets, Outside Access, Sitting Room, Split, Upstairs, Walk-In Closets
Misc. Interior Ceilings - 9'+, Window Treatments - All, Ceiling - Beamed, Ceiling - Cathedral/Vaulted, Elevator, Elevator Shaft, Ceiling - Smooth, Other (Use Remarks), Walk-In Closets, Wet Bar
Rooms Bonus, Eat-In-Kitchen, Family, Formal Living, Foyer, Great, Laundry, Living/Dining Combo, Mother-In-Law Suite, Office, Pantry, Other (Use Remarks), Separate Dining, Study, Utility
Stories Other (Use Remarks)
Total Bedrooms 6

Exterior Features

Acreage 0.23
Exterior Stucco, Wood Siding
Foundation Basement, Crawl Space
Lot Description High, 0 - .5 Acre
Misc. Exterior Fence - Brick, Elevator Shaft, Fence - Metal Enclosed, Fence - Wooden Enclosed, Porch - Full Front, Gutters, Fence - Iron, Other (Use Remarks), Fence - Partial, Patio, Fence - Private, Porch - Front Porch
Roof Copper, Metal

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (29403)

Price 4.15M Avg 741K

Sqr Feet 6,455 Avg 1,918

Cost / Sqr Ft $643 Avg $387

Acres 0.23 Avg 0.08

Visits 53 Avg 151

Days on Site 20 Avg 144

Walkscore® 90 Avg 82

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