Old World Charm in the heart of Harleston Village. This one bedroom one bath unit in The Baker House is a great opportunity to enjoy owning a Charleston historic property with all the modern conveniences and comforts you'd expect. Spacious living area enjoys 12 ft. ceilings, ceiling fan with classic medallion finish. Wood parquet flooring adds delightful detail. Oversize windows provide natural light, and the side entry to the terrace balcony is a perfect city escape. Patio is shaded by a crepe myrtle and a loquat tree with views across the way to historic Charleston sites. Expect northwest sun exposure for shady afternoons on your private terrace. Living room provides a comfortable dining area, two built in shelves, and a niche perfect for a home office. The kitchen includes granite countertops decorative tin backsplash, all appliances and a pantry. The bedroom follows the contour of the Mission Revival building, offering deep window ledges, comfortable space for a king bed set and plenty of closet space with one entire wall of closets. Bedroom has a second home office or a reading nook. Bathroom was recently updated with large tile flooring, sink and commode. A linen closet and storage are extra benefits to this bath and laundry area. From the main entrance of the building, catch the chiming of church bells across Colonial Lake. Walk, jog or enjoy picnics and fishing on the lake. City of Charleston tennis and basketball courts are just a block away. Minutes to the Charleston Medical Complexes and College of Charleston. Walking distance to shops, art and world-class Charleston dining. The well-secured building includes a renovated foyer with elevator access from the parking area. Up to two off-street parking spots, bicycle lot and a locked outbuilding storage unit. The Baker House was constructed in 1912 as a hospital and nursing school, converted to condominiums in the 1980's.
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Chas. Islands.