80 East Bay Street Charleston, SC 29401 $2,750,000

5Full Baths
1Half Baths
1800Year Built
  • MLS# 1325945
  • Residential
  • Single Family Attached
  • Sold

AreaHistoric Charleston
SubdivisionSouth Of Broad

Agent Remarks

This magnificent historic home was built in 1800 by then Governor and Colonel Vanderhorst. The property has been completely and recently renovated, with a focus on maintaining the original historic details, while adding all of the comfort of modern day conveniences. Complete with all new plumbing, electrical systems, heating and air, elevator and state-of-the-art media, this home is truly one of a kind. Spectacular views of Charleston Harbor and "Rainbow Row" are granted from many rooms in the house. Just some of the wonderful features include a custom designed kitchen with stainless steel, granite, Wolf and Sub Zero appliances; dual Master Baths; original fireplaces and heart pine flooring; Walker Zanger tile and designer specified lighting fixtures. With a one-car, detached garage an d convenient additional parking just out the door. This home is located within easy walking distance from everything you need, and yet still in the most exclusive part of downtown Charleston. An elevator will take you to every floor in the house, including a spacious, heated and cooled basement, adding approximately 1100 sq.ft, which could be used for wine cellar, laundry, utility and/or workshop functions. Renovations were designed by Dufford-Young Architects and construction was completed by Harper James Finucan Contractors, all with meticulous attention to detail and craftsmanship. Shelia Wertimer designed the rear garden and water feature.

Sale Info

Listing Date: 10-11-2013

Sold Date: 02-03-2014

Aprox Days on Market: 
    3 month, 23 days ago

Listing Sold: 
   4 Year, 1 month, 18 days ago

Asking Price: $2,750,000

Selling Price: $2,550,000

Price Difference: 
Reduced By $200,000

Baths Info

Halfbaths:  1

Fullbaths:  5

Building Info

Year Built:  1800

Floors:  Ceramic Tile, Flagstone, Wood

Foundation:  Basement

Exterior Features

Misc Ext:  Fence - Wooden Enclosed, Lawn Irrigation, Fence - Private, Pool - In Ground, Special Yard Lights, Storage/outbuilding

Interior Features

Msc Intr:  Ceilings - 9+, Ceiling - Beamed, Elevator, Kitchen Island, Ceiling - Smooth, Walk-in Closets

Lot Info

Acres:  0

Lot Desc:  Level, Riverview, Waterfront - Deep

Misc Features

Auction:  No

Parking Info

Gar Pkg:  1 Car Garage

Property Features

Amenity:  Cable Tv Available, Extra Storage, Trash Pickup

Desclocation:  Bathroom, Living Room

Roof:  Metal

Style Sfa:  Townhouse

Stories:  Multi-story

Special:  Flood Insurance

Rooms Info

Beds:  4

Ground Level:  No

Rooms:  Family, Formal Living, Foyer, Laundry, Living/dining Combo, Media, Utility

SqFt Info

Sqft:  4,800

Utilities / HVAC

Cooling:  Central

Heat:  Heat Pump

Water Sewer:  Public Sewer, Public Water


Elem:  Memminger

Middle:  Courtenay

High:  Burke