$6,249,000 | 5 beds | 4 full baths | 1 half baths | 3,610 sqft

$6,249,000 No Recent Price Change
204 Live Oak Drive
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
  • 5Beds
  • 4Full Baths
  • 1Half Baths
  • 3,610SqFt
  • 1903Year Built
  • 0.92Acres
  • MLS# 24013741
  • Residential
  • Single Family Detached
  • Active

  • Approx Time on Market1 month, 14 days
  • AreaMt. Pleasant South of Iop Connector
  • CountyCharleston
  • SubdivisionOld Village


Iconic southern charm abounds on Shem Creek in this historic (circa 1903) home. This remarkable estate presents the very best of historic Charleston living blended with modern upgrades and appointments, set in an unbeatable marsh front location. Positioned on nearly an acre of land and spanning over 3,610 square feet, the property features a total of four bedrooms, three-and-a-half bathrooms in the primary residence and an additional fully detached carriage house with a one bedroom apartment. Greeted by a white picket fence and lush front yard, your oversized front porch is the perfect location to sit on a rocking chair and watch the fishermen and neighbors come and go toward the docks. Upon entering the house you are flanked bya formal sitting room and office in the historic section of thehome. Continuing through the home past the guest bedroom and laundry is the significant recent expansion which accentuates the property, curated by local architect Linda Balzac. No expense was spared in creating this large addition which features a chef's kitchen with spacious island set amidst a great room that benefits from large vaulted ceilings with dramatic beams and shiplap displaying strategic craftsmanship and design. The great room overlooks Shem Creek with sweeping views through the impact rated windows and doors installed throughout the home. Wake up to views of Shem Creek from the primary suite on the main level, with sliding doors to a private deck. Also located on the first floor is a guest bedroom with an ensuite bathroom. Upstairs there are two more bedrooms with a shared bathroom as part of the renovated, but historic structure. The whole home benefits from lush landscape, marsh views with an abundance of light with easterly exposure in the front and westerly exposure in the back. Outside, the spacious porch features dramatic marsh views and awood burning fireplace. A private courtyard is the serene hub connecting the house, porch, and garage. The oversized 2 car garage includes a one bedroom apartment above and marsh front artist's studio below. The lot is meticulously maintained and a certified wildlife habitat - perfect for a pool! Across the marsh you will see sunsets, birds, boats, and an endless assortment of wildlife! The property boasts 3 covered porches, a deck and courtyard, 6 off-street parking spots, wood-burning outdoor fireplace (gas inside), hard-wired surround sound, landscape lighting and much, much more. The location is conveniently superb...5 miles to peninsular Charleston and 4 miles to Sullivan's Island. Staying local has so many walkable options: Stroll to Pitt Street bridge or Edwards Park. Lunch at the Post House Inn followed by a scoop of ice cream at Pitt St Pharmacy. Walk Shem Creek Park boardwalk for dolphin sightings and a cocktail at a Shem Creek restaurant. Enjoy the quaint Village Library. Play tennis, basketball, or tennis at the Royall courts. Purchase seafooddirectly from the shrimp docks and vegetables from the farmers market to cook in the privacy and serenity of your home. Shem Creek has always been a working creek and maintains that history today. Despite changing tides through the centuries, Shem Creek still provides a playground and a sense of place. It's the town's signature a picture-perfect place that will always capture the heart and soul of Mt Pleasant.

Agriculture / Farm

Grazing Permits Forest Service:  Yes

Grazing Permits Private:  Yes

Grazing Permits Blm:  Yes

Horse:  No

Farm Credit Service Incl:  Yes

Association Fees / Info

Bathroom Info

Halfbaths:  1

Fullbaths:  4

Building Info

Levels:  Two

Window Features:  Storm Window(s), ENERGY STAR Qualified Windows

Year Built:  1903

Floors:  Wood

Business Info

Rent Control:  No

Buyer Compensation

Exterior Features

Fencing:  Fence - Wooden Enclosed

Misc Ext:  Deck, Patio, Front Porch, Porch - Full Front

Exterior Features:  Lawn Irrigation, Lawn Well

Pool Private:  No

Style:  Cottage, Traditional

Garage / Parking

Gar Pkg:  2 Car Garage, Off Street, Garage Door Opener

Garage:  Yes

Attached Garage:  No

Green / Env Info

Green Energy Efficient:  Insulation

Interior Features

Door Features:  Storm Door(s)

Desclocation:  Gas Log, Living Room, Two, Wood Burning

Interior Features:  Beamed Ceilings, Ceiling - Cathedral/Vaulted, Ceiling - Smooth, High Ceilings, Garden Tub/Shower, Kitchen Island, Walk-In Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Bonus, Eat-in Kitchen, Family, Entrance Foyer, Frog Detached, Great, Living/Dining Combo, Loft, In-Law Floorplan, Office, Pantry, Separate Dining, Study, Utility

Fireplace:  Yes

Laundry Features:  Laundry Room

Num Fireplaces:  2

Lot Info

Lot Size:  0.92

Lot Desc:  .5 - 1 Acre

Lot Size Units:  Acres

Acres:  0.92

Lot Sqft:  40075.2

Irrigation Water Rights:  Yes

Offer Compensation


Mobile Home Remains:  Yes

Property Info

Property Type:  A

Stories:  2

Foundation:  Crawl Space

Exterior:  Wood Siding

New Construction:  No

Roof:  Metal

Property Subtype:  Yes

Building Area Units:  Square Feet

View:  No

Home Warranty:  Yes

Habitable Residence:  Yes

Room Info

Beds:  5

Primary Bedroom Features:  Ceiling Fan(s), Garden Tub/Shower, Outside Access, Walk-In Closet(s)

Room Master Bedroom Level:  Lower

Sale / Lease Info

Lease Renewal Option:  Yes

Lease Considered:  Yes

Lease Assignable:  Yes

Special Features

Sqft Info

Sqft:  3610

Unit Info

Utilities / Hvac

Water Source:  Public, Well

Utilities:  Dominion Energy, Mt. P. W/S Comm

Heating:  Yes

Heat:  Electric

Water Sewer:  Public Sewer

Cooling:  Central Air

Cooling:  Yes

Waterfront / Water

Water Front Features:  Marshfront, Tidal Creek

Waterfront:  Yes


Elem:  Mt. Pleasant Academy

Middle:  Moultrie

High:  Lucy Beckham


From Coleman Turn Onto Live Oak And Home Is On Corner Of Bennett And Live Oak

Courtesy of listing office Carolina One Real Estate  - 843-779-8660

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