55 Folly Road Boulevard Charleston, SC 29407 $799,999

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3Beds
2Full Baths
1Half Baths
2,672SqFt
1935Year Built
0.18Acres
  • MLS# 17025389
  • Residential
  • Single Family Detached
  • Active

AreaWest Ashley Inside I-526
CountyCharleston
SubdivisionWindermere

Agent Remarks

JUST OVER THE BRIDGE FROM DOWNTOWN! Rare opportunity to own a one-of-a-kind 1935 architectural jewel just a few miles to historic downtown Charleston in coveted Old Windermere! The minute you enter this home made of Charleston Flemish bond brick construction that has been completely updated while preserving historical features. Park on the quiet side street & enter the private oasis of lush landscaping and a huge porch that leads to the charming kitchen with Viking gas range, custom vent hood, soap stone countertops & eat-in area. From handsome French doors in the dining room, enter the spacious living room with circa 1830s Adam Brothers Charleston mantle & circa 1880s fan light front door.The downstairs master has a full bath with period charm. A second bedroom, half bath & study are also downstairs. The second floor features the fabulous owners retreat with wonderful architectural detailing. The large, beautiful bathroom has original 1935 claw foot tub, dual sinks on an antique dresser, modern walk-in shower with granite bench and a dressing table area. French doors take you into a his and her dressing room and a sitting area perfect for reading or tv viewing. The entire home has beautiful hardwood floors. Down the street is the 8.25 mile Greenway biking and walking path, restaurants and shops. Folly Beach is less than 10 miles away, and the boat landing is less than 2 miles away. A Charleston family with 5 generations of Citadel graduates owned and treasured this home before it was purchased by the current owners in 2002. The owners are relocating near their children and grandchildren.


Baths Info

Halfbaths:  1

Fullbaths:  2

Building Info

Year Built:  1935

Floors:  Ceramic Tile, Wood

Foundation:  Crawl Space

Exterior Features

Exterior:  Brick - Solid

Misc Ext:  Patio, Porch - Screened, Porch - Front Porch

Interior Features

Msc Intr:  Ceilings - 9+, Walk-in Closets

Lot Info

Lot Size:  0.18 acres

Acres:  0

Lot Desc:  Corner, 0 - .5 Acre

Misc Features

Auction:  No

Property Features

Amenity:  Cable Tv Available, Trash Pickup

Desclocation:  Living Room

Roof:  Metal

Style:  Traditional

Stories:  2 Stories

Special:  Flood Insurance

Rooms Info

Beds:  3

Ground Level:  No

Rooms:  Eat-in-kitchen, Formal Living, Laundry, Office, Pantry, Separate Dining, Study, Sun

SqFt Info

Sqft:  2,672

Utilities / HVAC

Cooling:  Central

Heat:  Gas

Water Sewer:  Public Sewer, Public Water

Schools

Elem:  St. Andrews

Middle:  West Ashley

High:  West Ashley