73 East Bay Lane Charleston, SC 29401 $2,750,000

7Full Baths
1Half Baths
1918Year Built
  • MLS# 1329331
  • Residential
  • Single Family Attached
  • Sold

AreaHistoric Charleston
SubdivisionSouth Of Broad

Agent Remarks

DIRECT HARBOR VIEWS. Flood zone-X. Flood insurance not required. A magnificent property located along Charleston's famous Rainbow Row features elegant rooms, charming walled garden with fountain perfect for entertaining, within walking distance to restaurants, shopping, while offering privacy and seclusion for the best of all worlds in Charleston's OLD CITY. The listing includes two properties: 73 East was remodeled in 1998 and has been featured in many magazines. The exterior has been freshly painted renewing its original color. All interior walls and woodwork have been painted in soft ethereal hues complementing the beautiful woodwork. This charming home is 3263 SF, featuring two separate stairwells enabling 3 private bedroom suites with 4 full baths upstairs, as well a gracious lib rary/parlor featuring triple hung windows allowing access to the renovated balcony with harbor views. Downstairs there is a receiving room, formal dining room, kitchen with new appliances, bar and two living areas as well as a half bath. All overlooks the beautiful walled garden with fountain, designed by landscape architect Robert Chestnut, with plenty of room for dining. Fireplaces as is. Three new air condition units were replaced in 2008. There is a shared walkway between 73, 71 East Bay and 4 Longitude Lane connecting to East Bay Street. 4 Longitude Lane with 1092 SF, two bedrooms, 3/1 baths, has location and ambiance, a former 18th century kitchen house is now a two story structure with 10 foot ceilings, located on one of Charleston's charming alleyways, 2 off street parking spaces, walled gardens and garden shed. Move in today and enjoy true southern living. Property could be converted to two condominiums. Furnishings are negotiable. 73 East Bay can be sold as condo alone without the sale of 4 Longitude Lane -- see MLS #1329288. Parking lot and dog park across the street.

Sale Info

Listing Date: 11-20-2013

Sold Date: 12-03-2014

Aprox Days on Market: 
   1 Year, 13 days ago

Listing Sold: 
   3 Year, 3 month, 17 days ago

Asking Price: $2,750,000

Selling Price: $2,600,000

Price Difference: 
Reduced By $150,000

Baths Info

Halfbaths:  1

Fullbaths:  7

Building Info

Year Built:  1918

Floors:  Ceramic Tile, Wood

Foundation:  Crawl Space, Slab

Exterior Features

Misc Ext:  Deck, Porch - Full Front, Gutters, Patio, Fence - Private, Some Storm Wnd/doors, Special Yard Lights, Storage/outbuilding

Interior Features

Msc Intr:  Ceilings - 9+, Window Treatments - All, Garden Tub/shower, Skylight, Ceiling - Smooth, Wet Bar

Lot Info

Acres:  0

Lot Desc:  High, Level, Riverview

Misc Features

Auction:  No

Parking Info

Gar Pkg:  Off-street Parking

Property Features

Amenity:  Bus Line, Cable Tv Available, Trash Pickup

Desclocation:  Other Use Remarks, Three +

Roof:  Copper

Stories:  2 Stories

Rooms Info

Beds:  5

Ground Level:  Yes

Rooms:  Formal Living, Laundry, Separate Dining, Study

SqFt Info

Sqft:  4,355

Utilities / HVAC

Cooling:  Central

Heat:  Heat Pump

Water Sewer:  Public Sewer, Public Water


Elem:  Memminger

Middle:  Courtenay

High:  Burke