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17 Palmetto Road: Traditional West Ashley Home in Wappoo Heights

17 Palmetto Road, Charleston, SC 29407Located in the Wappoo Heights neighborhood of West Ashley, 17 Palmetto Road is a traditional family home with spacious formal rooms and a large backyard.  Built in 1963, the home has been subtly updated over the years and has a classic floor plan that will appeal to many potential buyers.  Upon entering the home, you will be greeted by the large formal living room.  A bright window overlooking the front yard drenches the room with natural light and accents the hardwood floors and wood-burning fireplace.  Adjacent to the living room is the formal dining room—a space which is ideal for hosting dinner parties or family meals.  The home’s kitchen is compact yet efficient with ample counter space and appliances including a wine fridge.  Continuing on, you will find the cozy family room which has a wood-burning brick fireplace as well as wood-paneled walls which add warmth to the space.  The home’s three bedrooms are well-sized and there are two full bathrooms.

Backyard at 17 Palmetto Road

Spacious Backyard & Outdoor Living Spaces

17 Palmetto Road is located in the well-established neighborhood of Wappoo Heights which is popular for its well-maintained homes and quiet, tree-lined streets.  The front yard has mature landscaping which adds to the home’s aesthetic and a covered front stoop welcomes you into the home.  It sits on nearly half an acre so there is a lot of yard space.  A portion of the yard has been fenced in the back which is convenient for those with pets or kids and a mature magnolia tree provides a quintessential Lowcountry backdrop.  Another bonus is the large sun room off of the family room.  Built to be enjoyed year-round, this space has floor to ceiling windows, sky lights and a ceiling fan providing the perfect spot to enjoy views of the private backyard.

Prime West Ashley Location

The location of 17 Palmetto Road is also ideal.  Tucked off Folly Road, you are nestled within an established neighborhood but have easy access to downtown Charleston (5 minutes) and Folly Beach (15 minutes).  A nearby public boat landing is the perfect place to launch your vessel for a day on the water or you can go for a bike ride along the West Ashley Greenway.  The South Windermere Shopping Center is also within walking distance and houses local shops, restaurants, Starbucks and a branch of the Charleston County Public Library.

For more information or to set up a showing, contact listing agent John Barnwell.