In Real Estate, it's all about location, but don't be fooled. Style has plenty to do with buying real estate. If you have been looking for that chic Charleston Single home, then welcome to 13 Hampden Ct. This large classic Single is located in a unique section of the historic part of the city formally known as Hampstead Village, but modern-day referred to as the Eastside. It is the only Burrough of Charleston designed in a traditional English town model with parks and commons. This home is steps from the oldest publicly dedicated Park in all of the city. Currently, the Charleston Parks Department has announced plans to move forward on upgrades for Hampstead Mall Park to include Wi-Fi, improved landscaping, and a small soccer arena added to the southeast quadrant, to name a few. Enjoy Charleston Downtown life living close to upper King Street, where you will find restaurants, pubs, shopping, and many other businesses found in a large city. The Eastside is a community rich in history and culture. As you approach this circa 1830's Charleston Single, you will notice the stylish color choice that sets it apart from the rest. This home was constructed in 1838 using a timber framing method similar to wood ships built from the same period. After standing the test of time, a previous owner completed a significant renovation of its major systems in 2014. The moment you enter the foyer, you are greeted by ten-foot ceilings, original moldings, and heart pine flooring that's over 180 years old. There is an office/bedroom located in the front of the house on the first floor. This room includes one of six fireplaces and multiple tall windows for that natural light feel. Moving back through the foyer, you enter a large open living room. Yes, you can believe your eyes on what you will see next. You are drawn through the living room to the kitchen by a beautiful exposed fireplace as the centerpiece connecting the rooms. Entertaining in this space will surely impress any guest you may have. Moving into the kitchen, you find extra tall custom cabinetry, custom walnut countertops, and a large farm sink that completes this chic look. The kitchen is also equipped with stainless steel appliances, including a five-burner gas range that will make cooking a pleasure. Just beyond the kitchen is the first-floor master suite. Once you enter into your peaceful private retreat, you'll be pleasantly surprised with all the space. The master bath has a period clawfoot tub, walk-in shower, and dual vanities. To the rear of the master suite are two 8 ft tall french doors that open up to a private screened-in porch and private back yard. As you move up to the second floor; there is a large bedroom to the front of the home. Then moving back towards the rear of the house, you come to a living area and full bath. Lastly, you enter the second-floor master suite equipped with a fireplace, a large bathroom, and a walk-in closet.
Listing courtesy of Charleston Gps, Llc.