C - 45 E Bay Street, Charleston, SC


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About C - 45 E Bay Street

This sophisticated penthouse condominium is located in the Somersall-DeSaussure House at 45 East Bay Street. It has been expertly renovated with remarkable details throughout and offers historic Charleston views. A true highlight is the 8' x 80' piazza perfect for dining al fresco and enjoying harbor breezes. Step inside the custom-built domed foyer and you will be delighted by stunning details including built-in bookcases and hardwood floors hand painted by James Alan Smith. The light-filled formal living room boasts Venetian plaster walls, a striking Carrara and Portor marble mantle and harbor views. Plaster moldings and medallions were custom created by David Heuske in the Adam style based on pieces unique to Charleston. A formal dining room is ideal for entertaining showcasing de Gournay wallpaper, mirrorwork by Bob Hines and a gas fireplace with an elegant mantle. The well-appointed kitchen features hand painted tile from Holland, marble countertops and custom cabinetry. The main level primary suite is truly spacious with dual closets and high ceilings. A second-floor studio consists of a bedroom, sitting room, bath and abundant closet space. This unit includes designated driveway parking that can accommodate three cars. Situated prominently on East Bay Street, this beautiful historic condo is ideally located to take advantage of all Charleston has to offer. Available Documents: Flood declarations page 2022, Bylaws of 45 East Bay Street Horizontal Property Regime, Closing Information Sheet, Certificate of Insurance, Master Deed, Floor Plans, Deed of Conservation Easement, Kitchen Door Request for Alteration, Approval to extend replacement of kitchen door, Budget, Mold Inspection, Historic Charleston Foundation Inspection, MLS SCPCD Form, Seller's Property Condition Disclosure Law Exemptions.

Features of C - 45 E Bay Street

MLS® # 22015659
Price $3,500,000
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 2,855
Acres 0.00
Year Built 1838
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Attached
Style Condominium
Status Active Contingent

Community Information

Address C - 45 E Bay Street
Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
Subdivision South of Broad
City Charleston
County Charleston
State SC
Zip Code 29401


Amenities Elevators
Parking Off-st Prkng
Garages Off-st Prkng
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Wood
Interior Features Ceiling - Smooth
Heating Heat Pump
Cooling Central
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Bathroom, Bedroom, Dining Room, Gas Logs, Living Rm, Three +
Stories Multi Story


Exterior Stucco
Exterior Features Full Fr Prch
Lot Description River View
Roof Slate
Construction Pre-Owned
Foundation Basement

School Information

Elementary Memminger
Middle Simmons Pinckney
High Burke

Additional Information

Days on Website 17
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeWilliam Means Real Estate, LLC

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