When you talk about Charleston, you always hear about the historic districts, the college, and all the amazing food and beverage services the town has to offer. So the question of where the best place to live is always a topic of hot debate. Once upon a time, everyone would want to live on “Rainbow Row” or anywhere near it, but now nearby communities such as Wagener Terrace are starting to gain traction.
Wagener Terrace is a neighborhood that has been on the rise over the past couple years. It has been recognized by Charleston Magazine as one of the coolest neighborhoods in town because of its proximity to the heart of downtown—just a short bike ride away from King Street shops and restaurants. The Wagener Terrace community is built along the Ashley River and brings its own energy and life to this area of the Charleston peninsula and is popular with families, young professionals, and students alike.
If you are looking for the downtown convenience without the hustle and bustle, or noise, then this residential community is the right place for you. Carter Rowson’s listing at 164 Maple Street in located in the heart of Wagener Terrace and is priced to sell so bring all offers. It is a beautiful 1940’s brick home that has been fully renovated with top of the line finishes while still keeping the historic character and charm intact. The house is three stories with five bedrooms and three and a half baths—plenty large enough to hold a family comfortably, while leaving enough room to entertain. High-end kitchen appliances were added with the cook in mind and other high-end details like granite counter tops, wood inset cabinets and beautiful hardware are sure to impress your guests. Historical touches can be found throughout this property and include refinished hardwood floors, elegant transoms, original plaster moldings and two wood-burning fireplaces that add a great sense of character to the home. Enjoy hosting friends and family in your formal living room, den or dining room, or just kick back on the master suite’s wrought iron Shakespearean balcony overlooking the entire front yard. If his property doesn’t sound unique enough, be one of the only families in Charleston to possess an underground basement!
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