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45 E Bay St

Charleston, SC 29401 View Map $3,535,000 Ask a Question
45 E Bay St Charleston, SC 29401 | MLS 22015659 Photo 1
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Jeff Cook Real Estate

Jeff Cook Real Estate

(843) 261-0253

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Single Family Attached
MLS #:22015659
Sq. Feet:2,855
Date Sold:7/29/2022
This sophisticated penthouse condominium is located in the Somersall-DeSaussure House at 45 East Bay Street. It has been expertly renovated with remarkable details throughout and offers historic Charleston views. A true highlight is the 8' x 80' piazza perfect for dining al fresco and enjoying harbor breezes. Step inside the custom-built domed foyer and you will be delighted by stunning details including built-in bookcases and hardwood floors hand painted by James Alan Smith. The light-filled formal living room boasts Venetian plaster walls, a striking Carrara and Portor marble mantle and harbor views. Plaster moldings and medallions were custom created by David Heuske in the Adam style based on pieces unique to Charleston. A formal dining room is ideal for entertaining showcasing de Gournay wallpaper, mirrorwork by Bob Hines and a gas fireplace with an elegant mantle. The well-appointed kitchen features hand painted tile from Holland, marble countertops and custom cabinetry. The main level primary suite is truly spacious with dual closets and high ceilings. A second-floor studio consists of a bedroom, sitting room, bath and abundant closet space. This unit includes designated driveway parking that can accommodate three cars. Situated prominently on East Bay Street, this beautiful historic condo is ideally located to take advantage of all Charleston has to offer. Available Documents: Flood declarations page 2022, Bylaws of 45 East Bay Street Horizontal Property Regime, Closing Information Sheet, Certificate of Insurance, Master Deed, Floor Plans, Deed of Conservation Easement, Kitchen Door Request for Alteration, Approval to extend replacement of kitchen door, Budget, Mold Inspection, Historic Charleston Foundation Inspection, MLS SCPCD Form, Seller's Property Condition Disclosure Law Exemptions.

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Community Information

Address:45 E Bay St Charleston, SC 29401
Area:51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
Subdivision:South Of Broad
Zip Code:29401

School Information

High School:Burke
Middle School:Simmons Pinckney
Elementary School:Memminger


Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1838
Construction Status: Pre-Owned
Roof: Slate
Foundation: Basement
Garage/Parking: Off-Street Parking

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Ceiling - Smooth
Master Bedroom: Garden Tub/Shower, Outside Access, Walk-In Closets
Fireplace Location: Bathroom, Bedroom, Dining Room, Gas Logs, Living Room, Three +
Floors: Wood
Rooms: Formal Living, Foyer, Separate Dining
Exterior Features: Porch - Full Front
Amenities: Elevators
Cooling: Central Air
Heating: Heat Pump

Property Features

Lot Description: Riverview
Water / Sewer: Public Sewer, Public Water



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Listing Information Last Updated 8/12/2022
Listing provided courtesy of William Means Real Estate, LLC.
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