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85 Tradd St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA

85 Tradd St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA

$ 2,850,000
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Listing Office: Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty
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Listing Agent: Michelle Lesmeister
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Date Added: 11/11/22

3 beds

2 baths

2285 sq ft

0.08 acres

House Description

Situated in the highly sought after neighborhood of South of Broad, this fine historic home offers a beautiful garden, ample off- street parking, historic details, and modern renovations. This combination provides elegant comfortable living within close proximity of all the great features Downtown Charleston has to offer. 83 Tradd presents as the quintessential Charleston Single Home, Circa 1790, with a fabulous brick facade, elegant gas lanterns, impressive double piazza's, and a classic Charleston garden, all fully fenced and with access via motorized iron gates on Tradd Street. The front of the house features a formal knot garden, palm trees, and a wide striking blue stone and brick driveway.Pass under the gas lantern atop the front piazza door and enter a timeless piece of Charleston's history. The classic layout offers a formal living room featuring large windows, crown moldings, and a fireplace. The formal dining room offers similarly impressive and classic features: fireplace, tall mullioned windows, and impressive moldings. Step down into a fabulously renovated kitchen/great room offering everything the modern luxury owner desires. There is a massive working gas fireplace, beautiful heart of pine floors, high-end gourmet appliances, quartzite counters, pendant lighted island, and custom wood cabinetry. The great room features an exposed brick wall with impressive mahogany doors opening onto a manicured courtyard with water feature. The second floor includes French doors opening to the piazza and an elegant master suite with two working fireplaces, custom wood cabinetry in the spacious dressing room, and elegantly appointed bathrooms with high-end bath fixtures. Another bedroom or bonus room completes the second floor. The third floor offers a third bedroom and a full bathroom with ample storage and attic. The home has 6 working fireplaces and extra storage space in the basement. 83 Tradd is an iconic property, admired by locals and visitors alike.


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    51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
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    51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown 
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Client Testimonials

  • Hilary was awesome to work with for the purchase of our new home. She communicated with us constantly and kept us up to speed during the whole process. We closed in less than a month and she made sure every one was on track and doing their part. S...
  • Erin was easy to work with. She was always willing to answer my questions and always considered my input when we Had to make some decisions. I never got the impression she just wanted to make a quick sale. I felt she worked just as much with me as...
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  • The Ashley Ave house referenced below is in the Charleston historic district which required special skill and knowledge in marketing. Even with a limited buyer base she sold the house in a respectable time frame and at a fair price, despite the do...
  • Lisa helped my wife and I sell our home in 2018. Lisa was fantastic! She was very helpful and did a great job of communicating with us as we moved through the process. If you are looking for an experienced realtor that will take her time, listen, ...
  • Megan has helped me with several real estate transactions in the Charleston, SC area in addition to the one cited below. She was and is very professional and thorough.
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