Mount Pleasant’s Old Village is known for its tree-lined streets, beautiful homes and abundance of charm. The neighborhood is located just over the bridge from downtown Charleston and bordered by the Cooper River and Charleston harbor. A collection of local restaurants and shops can be found along Pitt Street and there is also a weekly farmer’s market at the nearby middle school. Local parks provide an outlet to relax after a long day and nearby Shem Creek , with waterfront dining options and a community pier, is another great destination.
Our featured listing at 7 William Street is located in the heart of this desirable neighborhood. The home was built in 2008 and has a Lowcountry-feel that blends well with the surrounding homes. The elevated structure has a charming facade with double covered front porches and a well-landscaped yard. Inside the floor plan is light-filled and open with high-end finishes at every turn. Highlights of the first floor include:
- A stunning formal dining room with an ornate tray ceiling, wainscoting and large windows overlooking the front porch
- A walk-in pantry and wet bar connecting the dining room to the kitchen
- A state-of-the-art kitchen with a coffered ceiling, exposed brick detailing, stainless steel appliances, a center island and a breakfast nook with built-in banquette seating
- A cozy family room with a coffered ceiling, wood-burning fireplace and built-in bookshelves
The home also has great outdoor living spaces. Unwind after a long day in the screened porch which is equipped with ceiling fans and lighting to make it enjoyable throughout the year. Extending from the screened porch is a large deck which is the perfect spot for grilling. It overlooks the lush, fenced in yard which has recently been refreshed with synthetic grass that is pet and kid friendly. In addition to the full front porch, there is also a second story front porch which opens from the upstairs hall. Since the home is elevated, there is a two car garage on the ground floor along with plenty of room for storage. A semi-finished flex space, which is conditioned by a wall unit, provides an additional space for entertaining.
7 William Street has four bedrooms. A first-floor guest suite showcases a tray ceiling as well as an en suite bath with a tub/shower and tile flooring. The other three bedrooms are found on the second floor, including the master suite. The light-filled bedroom has a double tray ceiling along with an en suite bath with a frameless shower, a soaking tub, tile flooring and a cherry wood vanity with additional storage. Both of the other bedrooms are well-sized and have en suite baths.