2553 Royal Oak Drive Charleston, SC 29455 $795,000

2Full Baths
1Half Baths
1991Year Built
  • MLS# 1322547
  • Residential
  • Single Family Detached
  • Sold

AreaJohns Island
SubdivisionRoyal Oaks

Agent Remarks

This fabulous home features a deep-water dock with both water and power as well as unrestricted access to the ocean along with a drive-on floating dock on Abbapoola Creek. As you drive up to this magnificent 2+ acre lot you will already start to feel your dreams coming true. You begin your ascent into your new dream home down a beautiful magnolia lined drive way. Walking inside the door you are greeted by a spacious foyer and will immediately notice the open floor plan. Awaiting you is a wide open living room with cathedral ceilings with built-ins galore and exquisitely unusual features including granite flooring!! The entertainment center offers built-in storage, and the built-in corner bar hosts a custom top with a built-in wine cooler and sink!! This home also offers a gleaming gourmet kitchen with a breakfast bar and full-sized dining area all while having a full view of the beautifully landscaped backyard. The Master Bedroom is located on the main floor and lays claim to its own study/office/porch with an oversized bathroom and external terrace. Large sliding doors are your gateway to a private oasis. An expansive back porch will offer surreal sunsets over serene marshland. Upstairs boasts glistening custom hardwood, over-sized bedrooms, a full bath and an incredible view of the water over the Magnolia and Oak trees in the backyard. Your new dream home also boasts a garage with room for three cars and a spacious workshop. As the backyard gives way to marshland prepare to walk down your personal dock out to a rare, true, deep-water dock that has its own power source!! Boaters will also enjoy the convenience of unrestricted ocean access!! Being located only a short drive to some of the nations most prestigious golf courses, The Charleston Executive airport, and a short scenic drive to Historic Downtown Charleston you will not find a better deal!!! This is NOT a short sale: it is just an amazing property at an even more amazing price and it can close QUICKLY. Owner financing is available for qualified buyer. And, one more note: Annual Charleston County Taxes noted in this listing reflect NON-OWNER OCCUPIED rates. If you occupy the property, the actual taxes will be about 1/3 oLender paid closings costs of 0.50% of the loan amount, redeemable only at the time of closing when financing is completed by the seller's preferred lender. Closing costs credit must be mentioned at application and may only be applied to offset actual costs. *for a Jumbo loan amount (over $417,000) the credit is 0.375%f the tax rate noted on this listing. MAKE YOUR DREAMS COME TRUE TODAY!!!

Sale Info

Listing Date: 08-30-2013

Sold Date: 11-27-2013

Aprox Days on Market: 
    2 month, 28 days ago

Listing Sold: 
   4 Year, 1 month, 23 days ago

Asking Price: $795,000

Selling Price: $775,000

Price Difference: 
Reduced By $20,000

Baths Info

Halfbaths:  1

Fullbaths:  2

Building Info

Year Built:  1991

Floors:  Ceramic Tile, Wall To Wall Carpet, Wood, Other

Foundation:  Elv. Construction, Piling

Exterior Features

Misc Ext:  Boatlift, Deck, Dock - Existing, Dock - Floating, Lawn Irrigation, Lawn Well, Other Use Remarks, Special Yard Lights, Stoop

Interior Features

Msc Intr:  Window Treatments - All, Ceiling - Cathedral/vaulted, Kitchen Island, Walk-in Closets, Wet Bar

Lot Info

Lot Size:  2+ ACRES

Acres:  2

Lot Desc:  High, Marshfront, Marshview, River Access, Riverfront, Riverview, Waterfront - Deep, 2 - 5 Acres

Misc Features

Auction:  No

Parking Info

Gar Pkg:  Attached, Off-street Parking, 2 Car Garage, 3 Car Garage

Property Features

Amenity:  Dock Facilities

Desclocation:  Living Room, One

Roof:  Architectural

Style:  Traditional

Stories:  2 Stories

Rooms Info

Beds:  3

Ground Level:  No

Rooms:  Bonus, Eat-in-kitchen, Formal Living, Foyer, Great, Laundry, Media, Office, Pantry, Other Use Remarks, Study, Utility

SqFt Info

Sqft:  2,750

Utilities / HVAC

Cooling:  Central

Heat:  Other Use Remarks, Heat Pump

Water Sewer:  Public Water, Septic


Elem:  Mt. Zion

Middle:  Haut Gap

High:  St. Johns