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28 Chapel Street

Charleston, SC 29403
  • $2,475,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 36 days
  • ID#: 21013288
UPDATED: 34 min ago
$2,475,000
  • 6
    BEDS
  • 0.19
    ACRES
  • 5
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 6,375
    SQFT
  • $388
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1832
County:

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Middle School:
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Description

Your opportunity to renovate one of Downtown Charleston's most grand and iconic homes has arrived. The stunning c. 1832 Vanderhorst Mansion a/k/a the family's ''suburban villa'' in the heart of Wraggborough, was built by Elias Vanderhorst. At the time, the Vanderhorst family owned most of Kiawah, which was the location of their primary home. This incredible stucco-over-brick home on high ground, is solid as ever after nearly 200 years of Charleston history. The elevated Greek Revival home features semi-circular, brownstone double staircases to reach the incredible front piazza. The exterior is considered to have some of the finest wrought-iron in the city. The interior of this home is essentially a blank slate, with 14' ceilings on the main level, enormous windows, and incrediblearchitectural moldings and detail that are rarely seen. This house was made for gracious entertaining that flows from inside to out. The second level is currently laid out with two very large master suites with 12' ceilings and french doors to the second floor piazza (which previously had a roof that is thought to have been lost to an explosion and subsequent fire in 1865). The third level can be configured in multiple ways, but has plumbing in place. Absolutely stunning views of Charleston from both the second and third floor. The ground level is laid out with two, one-bed/one-bath apartments, one of which is currently occupied. Post renovation, these units would likely rent for $2200+ per month. The ground floor could also be reintegrated into the main house. The Preservation Society holds a historic easement on the EXTERIOR of the home. Secluded secret garden located off the left rear of the home, and would make a perfect spot for a pool. Main house is laid out with 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. Ground level is two 1-bedroom apartments each with 1 full bath.

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28 Chapel Street Charleston, SC 29403

  • Price: $2,475,000
  • Status: Active
  • Updated: 34 min ago
  • ID#: 21013288
6
Beds
5
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.19
Acres
6,375
SQFT
$388
$/SQFT
1832
Built
Neighborhood:
Wraggborough
County:
Charleston
Area:
Charleston Peninsula - Below Crosstown
Elementary School:
James Simons
Middle School:
Simmons Pinckney
High School:
Burke
Property Description
Your opportunity to renovate one of Downtown Charleston's most grand and iconic homes has arrived. The stunning c. 1832 Vanderhorst Mansion a/k/a the family's ''suburban villa'' in the heart of Wraggborough, was built by Elias Vanderhorst. At the time, the Vanderhorst family owned most of Kiawah, which was the location of their primary home. This incredible stucco-over-brick home on high ground, is solid as ever after nearly 200 years of Charleston history. The elevated Greek Revival home features semi-circular, brownstone double staircases to reach the incredible front piazza. The exterior is considered to have some of the finest wrought-iron in the city. The interior of this home is essentially a blank slate, with 14' ceilings on the main level, enormous windows, and incrediblearchitectural moldings and detail that are rarely seen. This house was made for gracious entertaining that flows from inside to out. The second level is currently laid out with two very large master suites with 12' ceilings and french doors to the second floor piazza (which previously had a roof that is thought to have been lost to an explosion and subsequent fire in 1865). The third level can be configured in multiple ways, but has plumbing in place. Absolutely stunning views of Charleston from both the second and third floor. The ground level is laid out with two, one-bed/one-bath apartments, one of which is currently occupied. Post renovation, these units would likely rent for $2200+ per month. The ground floor could also be reintegrated into the main house. The Preservation Society holds a historic easement on the EXTERIOR of the home. Secluded secret garden located off the left rear of the home, and would make a perfect spot for a pool. Main house is laid out with 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. Ground level is two 1-bedroom apartments each with 1 full bath.
Exterior Features

Exterior Brick - SolidStucco Foundation BasementElv. Construction Garage Parking Off-Street Parking Ground Level No Lot Description 0 - .5 Acre Misc Exterior Porch - Full FrontFence - Iron Single Family Detached Style Traditional Stories 3 Stories

Interior Features

Cooling Central Fireplace Three + Floors Wood Heat Heat Pump Master Bedroom Dual MastersUpstairs Misc Interior Ceilings - 9'+Ceiling - Cathedral/VaultedCeiling - Smooth

Property Features

Lease Purchase No New Owned Pre-Owned Subsection None 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 Flanagan Home Team | Keller Williams Charleston West Ashley. Data last updated: 2021-06-24T07:31:23.65.
 
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