Old Village Cottage at 328 Bennett Street
*328 Bennett Street, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 is no longer on the market or has been removed from the MLS.*
As you round the corner onto Bennett Street, you will slowly feel yourself relax as you take in the exquisite beauty and well-preserved architecture on this most-desired Mount Pleasant street. With mature street trees, colorful flower beds, and a location that is mere footsteps from the Charleston Harbor, you can see why this is one of the most cherished streets in the Old Village and you can feel the sense of history pulsing through the street.
328 Bennett Street, with its stately columns, bright yellow exterior and brick chimney, is reminiscent of times gone by. Enjoy a glass of iced tea on the wide front porch while taking in views of the Charleston harbor or chatting with friendly neighbors.
Opening the front door, you will be enveloped in a warm blanket of natural light from the home’s multiple windows. The home’s bright and clean foyer runs the depth of the home, opening to the screened in porch in the back. The owners have done a masterful job of mixing the old with the new. 328 Bennett Street retains its early 1900’s charm with original hardwood floors, thick baseboards and detailed window and door casings, but subtle updates such as modern light fixtures give the home an eclectic vibe.
The living room, a focal point of the home, has an original fireplace and exposed brick chimney in the middle of the room which serves to define the living and dining rooms. Bright windows, high ceilings and detailed wood casings also add interest to the room. Behind the living room is the formal dining room which has a colorful chandelier as well as a large storage closet–a premium in historical homes.
The gourmet kitchen is also a true gem of the home–and has been subtly updated for move-in-ready convenience. Highlights include:
- Gas cook top with stainless steel range hood
- Beadboard backsplash
- Tall glass-front cabinets for ample storage and display
- All stainless steel appliances
- Porcelain farm sink with updated hardware
- Built in floor to ceiling, glass front cabinet
- Large nook with wainscoting–perfect for an eat-in area or an additional seating section
The home also has two spacious bedrooms, each with an en suite bath. There is a large, shaded backyard with a patio and a detached storage shed.
This one-of-a-kind home is a great find. For more information on this and other Old Village homes for sale, contact listing agent Robertson Allen of The Cassina Group.