The Theodore Gaillard (Gaillard-Bennett) House, circa 1800, is one of the finest examples of the Federal Period in Charleston and the country, where preservation, restoration, and stewardship endure. This elaborate double house and all auxiliary buildings have been painstakingly renovated to near perfection including restoration of the embellished plaster cornices, ceiling decorations, and composition fireplace mantels. The original plat of 1.25 acres has been re-assembled to recreate the original urban plantation which includes the main residence of 9,345 heated square feet, the kitchen house (four bedrooms and two and a half baths) and carriage house (two bedrooms and two full baths) which represents an additional 3,922 heated square feet. There is also a Tack House which hides every 21st century mechanical element of the home, to preserve the early 19th century feel. Also included on the grounds is a large garage, pool and pool house with outdoor kitchen and bath. The grounds have been re-landscaped into a park-like setting with croquet lawn and surrounded by a masonry wall, which allows for complete privacy.
The Exposition House
Just ''Slightly North of Broad'' this home known as The Exposition House,is a grand private estate with gorgeous views of Colonial Lake, and includes a main house, carriage house, and pool. Built in 1902, the home was designed by Bradford Lee Gilbert, world renown architect.
This exquisite property represents the Renaissance Revival style prevalent in early twentieth century architecture; it is one of the few remaining reminders of that period. This house, which has undergone extensive renovations and additions, has been able to maintain most of its opulent details. Just one house in from ''South of Broad'' across from the soon to be enhanced Colonial Lake.
The Nathaniel Ingraham House
This is a unique opportunity to own one of the few single family homes on the Battery. This incredible Federal property has been completely restored with full attention to detail. After entering the home, you are greeted by spectacular water views of the Charleston Harbor through the windows of the grand living room. This spacious room is filled with lots of bright light due to the tall windows. Original Heart pine floors, period mantel, Venetian chandelier and restored moldings are just some of the beautiful finishes. In 2007, a new wing was added to the house which is now the piazza, kitchen with 5 sets of French doors, elevator for first two floors, 1/2 bath. This historic home has 4 levels of fantastic views and restored grander.es an elegant space. The master suite, located on the second floor, has beautiful large windows that overlook the Charleston Harbor.
The Georgian brick town home or "tenement'' is an excellent example of the 18th century Charleston architecture and is considered one of the best exposed brick buildings of the mid 18th Century in the heart of the Old Walled City. Flemish bond brick work and jack arches can be found on the Tradd street facade, coupled with English common bond brick work on the east side of this home.
The Jonathan Badger House
This Pre-Revolutionary masonry home is believed to have been built sometime after 1746 by Charleston cabinet maker, Jonathan Badger, who purchased this lot from Anne Elliot Saunders Waight. Earlier records show that Anne Elliot inherited this lot upon the death of her father Thomas Elliot in 1730.
The Harth-Macbeth House sits on a high corner lot on prestigious Lower Legare Street. This historically important South of Broad Mansion represents a wonderful opportunity to own a piece of history. With spacious formal rooms, a large and bright eat in kitchen and living area, and magnificent porches overlooking mature gardens, this home embodies the true South of Broad lifestyle.
The home is showered by magnificent light from all sides through the lovely 9 over 9 windows. Ornate historic mantles and lovely moldings adorn many of the main rooms of the home. A large Charleston garden behind wrought iron gates invites the occasional pedestrian to peek through vegetation and behold the stunning double porches and bright camellias and flowering plants.
10 State Street
This Handsome early nineteenth century masonry building is zoned limited business but could easily be converted to a single family home. Thought to have been restored in 1810 after a fire swept through the area, the building is currently being used as Charlestons premier Gentleman's Spa.
The original central staircase leads to three floors each with large, brightly lit rooms. The wonderful features include original hardwood floors, large fireplaces in almost every room, beamed ceilings and exposed brick. The property has a kitchen and bathrooms in place. The large charming courtyard is perfect for dining al fresco!t and is within steps to the citys best dining, shopping, art galleries and more.
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