Reside in Charleston's most coveted neighborhood, South of Broad. 53 South Battery is a fully renovated, turn-key FitzSimons townhouse only a block from the Battery and White Point Garden. The first floor of this traditional home features a large, bright entry/stair hall. A formal living room with fireplace opens to a formal dining room. An informal den with built-in entertainment center and library shelving overlooks the garden in the back of the house.The newly renovated kitchen features white countertops and a white subway tile backsplash, self-closing cabinet doors and a center island. Top-of-the-line stainless appliances include a Subzero refrigerator/freezer, Wolf stove and oven and a wine cooler. A built-in banquette and entertainment center define the breakfast nook. Hardwood floors and beautiful woodwork grace this level, including crown molding, chair rail and shadow box trim in the hall and dining room. A powder room, storage closet and pantry finish the space. A Palladian window in the stair hall lets in profuse light as you ascend to the second floor to another large, bright landing. Three bedrooms each open to one of three full baths, including an en suite master bath with whirlpool tub and marble vanity. All rooms have large walk-in closets. The third floor consists of a large guest suite with a full bath plus walk-in storage. Enjoy a peek at the Ashley River from the third-floor window. Outside, pass through a vine-covered archway and cleverly concealed equipment and outdoor storage to the lovely, private backyard garden designed by Charleston's premier landscape architect, Loutrel Briggs. The driveway accommodates off-street parking for two vehicles. Enjoy a peaceful, genteel South of Broad lifestyle in Historic Downtown Charleston -- with all the modern conveniences at 53 South Battery.
Listing courtesy of Disher Hamrick & Myers Res Inc.