29 Legare Street

$12,499,000, 5 Beds 6 Baths 7,800 Sqft .68 Acres 3 Garages

About This Property

In one of the prettiest cities, on one of the City's grandest streets, on one of the largest lots South of Broad sits the Reverend Paul Trapier Gervais House. Just steps from the Battery, this c.1835 Charleston Single represents a timeless collaboration between the past and present. Classic and chic best describe this meticulously restored family home, blending classical architecture with a modern day twist for comfort and luxurious living in the 21st century. One enters the property through the privacy door onto one of 2 grand piazzas overlooking the expansive garden. Once inside the home you will be drawn into the light filled rooms with soaring ceilings, museum quality wood finishes and grand proportions. Other notable features in the main house include an updated kitchen,with 2 sinks, 2 dishwashers, double refrigerator/ freezer, built in coffee maker and a double Wolf oven. There are 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 2 half baths, a sun drenched family room, den with brick walls and exposed beams, paneled office, velvet walled library, elevator, secret wine cellar and a coveted mud room complete with lockers, 2 full size washer/dryers and a pet shower! The detached 3 car garage and guest house provides flexibility for use as a gym, pool house and/ or a mother-in-law suite. Beyond its architectural and historical significance, is the expansive .68 acre park like setting with spectacular gardens, pool, hot tub, and gazebo. This garden is the perfect place to entertain both family and friends. Whether sipping wine by the pool, hosting a garden party or football game with family and friends, you will enjoy your private urban oasis. This property is on high ground and has had no water anywhere on the property in storms of recent years.

Essential Information

MLS® #18026272
Price$12,499,000
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms6.00
Full Baths4
Half Baths2
Square Footage7,800
Square Footage7800.00
Acres0.68
Year Built1835
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSingle Family Detached
StyleChas. Single
StatusActive

Community Information

Address29 Legare Street
SubdivisionSouth of Broad
CityCharleston
CountyCharleston
StateSC
Zip Code29401

Area

51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown

Amenities

Parking Spaces3
# of Garages3
Has PoolYes
PoolPrivate Pool

Amenities

Cable Avail, Elevators, Trash Pickup, Hot Tubs

Parking

Detached, Off-st Prkng, 3 Car Garage

Garages

Detached, Off-st Prkng, 3 Car Garage

Interior

InteriorWood
HeatingForced Air
CoolingCentral
FireplaceYes
StoriesMulti Story

Interior Features

Ceilings - 9'+, Ceiling - Cathedral/Vaulted, Elevator, Walk-In Closets, Wine Cellar

Fireplaces

Other, Dining Room, Gas Connection, Living Rm, Three +

Exterior

ExteriorWood Siding
Lot Description1/2 -1 Acre
RoofMetal, Tile
ConstructionPre-Owned

Exterior Features

Gutters, Lawn Irriga., Spcl Lights, Porch - Front Porch, Gazebo, Privacy Fenc, In Grd Pool in yard

School Information

ElementaryMemminger
MiddleCourtenay
HighBurke

Additional Information

Days on Website551

Listing Details

OfficeMaison Real Estate

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