60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 (MLS# 18005111)


$10,990,000
60 Montagu Street
Charleston, SC 29401
MLS# 18005111
6 beds  |  5.5 baths  |  9345 sqft


60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401
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60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 Welcome to 60 Montagu In the Heart of Harleston Village Gaillard Bennett House Circa 1801 Gorgeous Entrance The Grand Hallway Magnificent Dining room Plaster restored to perfection Enjoy entertaining Every detail in the plaster shines through Colors from the time Beautiful Drawing Room Gorgeous work All original hardwood floors Amazing Mantel such precision Two and a half years to restore all the plaster Piazza off the drawing room overlooking the gardens Manicured garden Come relax in the library Fireplace to enjoy Wonderful kitchen to entertain Beautiful wood work throughout Second floor family room Relax on a sunny afternoon Fantastic master suite More plaster restored to perfection in the master Relaxing sitting area in the master suite Master bath with an oversized tub Detail is stunning Abundance of built in closets in the master Gorgeous Guest Bedroom The colors are fantastic The plaster work warms the whole room Tastefully done guest room Original heart pine floors throughout Great light in the third floor space Love the definition of the ceilings Great light in this third floor bedroom Plenty of room for family and guests Double piazza leading to the gardens Glenn Keyes design on the pool house Enjoy the 1.2 Acre property Relaxing and gorgeous Great shade to enjoy a meal by the pool 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 Beautiful Kitchen house all restored 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 All the properties mechanicals housed in the tack house 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, SC 29401

Property Description
Auction to be held on-site, July 7th, 2018. Welcome home to the Gaillard-Bennett House, Circa 1801. This home has been meticulously restored to its original glory. ''You can't find another property like this one in Charleston,'' states Preservation Architect Glenn Keyes. The Federal style main house is approximately 9400 square feet. Along with the main house is a restored former kitchen house, carriage house and a reconstructed tack house containing all the mechanicals for the property. The 1.25 acre property has expansive gardens, a newly built pool house, salt water gunite pool all meticulously maintained.

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Contract Info
Sub-Type: Single Family Detached
List Price: $10,990,000
Current Price: $10,990,000
List Price/SqFt: 1176.03
Location, Tax & Legal
Tax Map #: 457-03-01-069
Street #: 60
Street Name: Montagu
Street Suffix: Street
County: Charleston
State: SC
Zip Code: 29401
Area: 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
Tax District: 71 - Charleston Peninsula
Subdivision: Harleston Village
Elementary School: Memminger
Middle School: Courtenay
High School: Burke
Legal Description: 60 MONTAGU & 40 and 42 Gadsen, 58 Montagu
Directions: Take Broad Street, right on Rutledge and then a left on Montagu, house is on the corner of Montagu and Gadsden on the right.
General Property Info
Bedrooms: 6
Baths - Full: 5
Baths - Half: 1
Baths - Total: 5.5
Ground Level: Yes
Stories: 3
Apx. SqFt: 9345
Ownership: Fee Simple
Year Built: 1801
Acreage: 1.25
Potential Short Sale: No
C/R: No
Lease Purchase: No
HOA Fee: No
Auction: Yes
Auction Date: 2018-05-05
Tax/Fees
Taxes: 14857.75
Assessment Ratio: .04 Res of Owner to 5 Ac
Regime Fee: No
Status Change Info
Status: Active
Photo Rights
I own the photos or have the right to use.: Yes
Property Features
SqFt Source: Builder/Owner
SF Detached Style: Carriage/Kitchen House; Traditional
Lot Description: 1 - 2 Acres; Corner; Level; Wooded
Misc Exterior: Fence - Iron; Fence - Private; Gazebo; Lawn Irrigation; Patio; Patio - Covered; Pool - In Ground; Porch - Front Porch; Special Yard Lights; Storage/Outbuilding; Workshop
Roof: Metal; Slate
Exterior: Brick - Solid; Wood Siding
Foundation: Basement; Crawl Space
Garage/Parking: 2 Car Garage
Stories/Levels: 3 Stories
Misc Interior: Ceilings - 9'+; Elevator; Garden Tub/Shower; Kitchen Island; Walk-In Closets
New Owned: Pre-Owned
Rooms: Bonus; Eat-In-Kitchen; Family; Foyer; Laundry; Media; Mother-In-Law Suite; Office; Pantry; Separate Dining; Study; Utility
Master Bedroom: Ceiling Fan; Garden Tub/Shower; Upstairs; Walk-In Closets
Cooling: Central
Floors: Wood
FP Desc/Location: Three +; Dining Room; Family Room; Gas Logs; Kitchen; Living Room
Equipment/Appliances: Dishwasher; Dryer Connection; Garbage Disposal; Gas - Cooktop; Microwave Built-In; Refrigerator; Security System; Washer Connection
Water/Sewer: Public Sewer; Public Water
Heat: Other (Use Remarks)
Possession: At Closing
Showing Instructions: Contact Listing Agent
Utility Suppliers: Charleston Water Service; SCE & G
Special: Flood Insurance
Amenities: Bus Line; Cable TV Available; Trash Pickup
Proposed Financing: Any
Assumable: No
Supplements
Walk up the elegant stone double staircase where you are greeted by one of the most outstanding homes in Charleston. The main drawing room and dining room feature some of the finest examples of restoration of the decorative plasterer's art. The plaster restoration work on the cornices, fireplaces, over the mantels and ceiling medallions are the most exquisite in the city. The meticulous restoration work took 2 1/2 years to complete. While the house is impressive from the minute you walk in the extraordinary thing is how comfortable it is to live in. There are a total of 12 fireplaces in the Main House to enjoy a relaxing evening. This unique property has been reassembled to create the original urban plantation. The 1.25 acre property includes the Main House 9345 sq feet, the kitchen house (4 bedrooms 2 1/2 baths), the carriage house (2 bedrooms, 2 baths) which represents an additional 3922 square feet. The total heated and cooled space is 13,267 square feet. The additional auxiliary buildings are #40 and #42 Gadsden under two separate tax map numbers. The easement on the property does not allow any of the parcels to be sold maintaining the integrity of the original plat of the property. To enhance livability and comfort the owners added an energy efficient Geo Thermal HVAC system with 36 underground wells on the property. The condensers, electric connections, meters and overhead lines have all been hidden. Quiet enjoyment on the property. The surrounding one acre garden is well planned to create a tranquil place of relaxation or entertainment. Designed by local landscape architect Sheila Wertimer, the gardens are based on period examples and the Pool House gives a modern feel. Designed by Glenn Keyes he was inspired in his design of the pool house by the front Portico of the Main House. The heated infinity pool, Gas BBQ Grill, pool house with a bathroom, washer dryer, many decks and outdoor lounging areas is perfect for your own outdoor oasis. Words can't describe this property, over an acre nothing like it. Charleston has been named #1 DestinationCity in the World by Conde Naste more than once. If you are looking for your dream come true living in a meticulously restored 19th Century home in the Heart of Charleston, in a wonderful neighborhood on the Charleston Peninsula. Come see 60 Montagu today!

Listing Office: Carolina One Real Estate

Last Updated: May - 14 - 2018

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