12 Franklin Street

    Charleston, SC 29401
    • $1,995,000
    • STATUS: Active Under Contract
    • ON SITE: 179 days
    • ID#: 19014289
    Under Contract
    $1,995,000
    • 3
      BEDS
    • 0.13
      ACRES
    • 3
      BATHS
    • 2
      1/2 BATHS
    • 3,292
      SQFT
    • $606
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1850
    County:

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    Description

    12 Franklin Street is an impressive and historic 1850's residence located within easy walking distance of nearly everything on the peninsula. This landmark Italianate-style building is a standout. The home has been beautifully and sensitively restored and updated by the current resident over the last 3 years. The main house has 3 bedrooms, each with a full updated bath ensuite; there is a half bath on the main level. Every room was carefully and sympathetically restored to retain and highlight the home's historical features while receiving updates to every mechanical system to modern standards. Features include impressively high ceilings, original moldings, remarkable stained glass windows and spacious piazzas. The kitchen includes a Subzero refrigerator, La Cornufe range with custom hood,Subzero wine refrigerator, KitchenAid beverage center and Asko dishwasher. Custom cabinets provide for generous storage capacity. Other features include a Rinnai water heater, Sonos sound and alarm system. 12 Franklin sits on a large lot, includes off street parking for 2 cars and a large private newly landscaped garden with bluestone and brick hardscape. Spacious double piazzas with access from every room extends the living space. The property includes a charming standalone carriage house designed by architect Glenn Keyes. This additional living/working space includes a half bath, HVAC system, TV, sound system, copper roof, pergola, secret garden and considerable storage space. 12 Franklin has been recognized as a significant historic home. As noted by the Historic Charleston Foundation, "12 Franklin is an excellent example of a masonry Charleston town house of the mid-nineteenth century. It retains integrity of location, design, setting, materials, workmanship, feeling association, and contributes to the significance of the Charleston Historic District. Described as "High style regional architecture", fine 'Charleston style' - well designed and proportioned, good detail, spirited, dignified, frequently innovative, rare, and always attractive and interesting.

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    12 Franklin Street Charleston, SC 29401

    • Price: $1,995,000
    • Status: Active Under Contract
    • ID#: 19014289
    3
    Beds
    3
    Baths
    2
    ½ Baths
    0.13
    Acres
    3,292
    SQFT
    $606
    $/SQFT
    1850
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Harleston Village
    County:
    Charleston
    Area:
    Charleston Peninsula - Below Crosstown
    Elementary School:
    Memminger
    Middle School:
    Simmons Pinckney
    High School:
    Burke
    Property Description
    12 Franklin Street is an impressive and historic 1850's residence located within easy walking distance of nearly everything on the peninsula. This landmark Italianate-style building is a standout. The home has been beautifully and sensitively restored and updated by the current resident over the last 3 years. The main house has 3 bedrooms, each with a full updated bath ensuite; there is a half bath on the main level. Every room was carefully and sympathetically restored to retain and highlight the home's historical features while receiving updates to every mechanical system to modern standards. Features include impressively high ceilings, original moldings, remarkable stained glass windows and spacious piazzas. The kitchen includes a Subzero refrigerator, La Cornufe range with custom hood,Subzero wine refrigerator, KitchenAid beverage center and Asko dishwasher. Custom cabinets provide for generous storage capacity. Other features include a Rinnai water heater, Sonos sound and alarm system. 12 Franklin sits on a large lot, includes off street parking for 2 cars and a large private newly landscaped garden with bluestone and brick hardscape. Spacious double piazzas with access from every room extends the living space. The property includes a charming standalone carriage house designed by architect Glenn Keyes. This additional living/working space includes a half bath, HVAC system, TV, sound system, copper roof, pergola, secret garden and considerable storage space. 12 Franklin has been recognized as a significant historic home. As noted by the Historic Charleston Foundation, "12 Franklin is an excellent example of a masonry Charleston town house of the mid-nineteenth century. It retains integrity of location, design, setting, materials, workmanship, feeling association, and contributes to the significance of the Charleston Historic District. Described as "High style regional architecture", fine 'Charleston style' - well designed and proportioned, good detail, spirited, dignified, frequently innovative, rare, and always attractive and interesting.
    Exterior Features

    Exterior Brick - SolidStucco Foundation Crawl Space Garage Parking Off-Street Parking Ground Level Yes Lot Description Level Misc Exterior Patio - CoveredGuttersFence - IronLawn IrrigationFence - PrivateStorage/Outbuilding Roof CopperMetalSlate Single Family Detached Style Carriage/Kitchen HouseCharleston Single Stories 2 Stories

    Interior Features

    Cooling Central Fireplace Dining RoomFamily RoomKitchenLiving RoomThree + Floors Ceramic TileWoodMarbleStone Green Features Tankless Water Heater Heat ElectricGas Master Bedroom Garden Tub/ShowerMultiple ClosetsOutside AccessUpstairsWalk-In Closets Misc Interior Ceilings - 9'+Garden Tub/ShowerKitchen IslandCeiling - SmoothWindow Treatments - SomeWalk-In ClosetsWet Bar Rooms Eat-In-KitchenFamilyFormal LivingFoyerLaundryOfficeSeparate Dining

    Property Features

    Amenities Cable Tv AvailableTrash Pickup Lease Purchase No New Owned Pre-Owned Special Flood Insurance Water Sewer Public SewerPublic Water

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    Real estate listing marked with the CTMLS logo or an abbreviated logo are provided courtesy of the Charleston Trident MLS Broker Reciprocity Database. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or The Cassina Group, LLC. Data last updated: 2019-11-11T23:34:02.19.
     
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