2 Bedons Alley

Charleston, SC
$ 4,195,000 Beds 4 Baths 4.5 Sq 5,197
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Welcome home to The Humphrey Sommers House, Circa 1778 - the ideal home South of Broad. This stunning home is a perfect single family residence close to it all. Just steps from the Battery and the water, this rare home is located in an X Flood Zone so flood insurance is not required. Details include 10+ ft ceilings, grand fireplaces, immaculate garden and patio, a two car garage, and a completely renovated Kitchen. The main level welcomes you with a formal entry with a grand staircase and a private half bathroom. To your right your inviting family room beckons you to come sit and stay a while. Enjoy your holiday festivities by the fire before taking a stroll down to White Point Gardens to watch the sunset. A short walk to the dog park to let fido play with friends or enjoy a night outfor dinner or a weekend brunch on Broad street. The formal dining room is the perfect place to display your China and enjoy family meals by a roaring fire just off of your kitchen. The kitchen is truly the heart of this home and includes top-of-the-line appliances: Sub Zero refrigerator, Thermador double ovens, a six burner plus grill gas stove top, and a KitchenAid microwave. The kitchen also includes granite countertops, a wet bar complete with a wine cooler and potential ice maker, a dining area, and a sitting area - it truly is the heart of this home. Off of the kitchen is a row of French doors leading to your private courtyard garden and patio. This garden oasis is an entertainers dream complete with lush greenery, LED lightening, and an irrigation system all within the privacy or your historic brick walls. The courtyard garden also includes a lemon tree and of a staple in Charleston: blooming Magnolia trees. There is potential to add a small pool as well. On the second floor you will find your master suite and a library sitting room/office. Allow the Spring time breeze to come in on the 2nd floors landing balcony or enjoy a view on the Juliet balcony overlooking Tradd Street from your library to peak at your water views. The master bedroom has an expansive walk-in closet, plus two additional closets, for all your storage needs. The master bedroom has a sitting area by the fireplace to give you privacy behind the newly installed library wall. The ensuite luxury master bath is complete with two separate vanities, two separate water closets, an oversize shower and a jetted tub. The third floor spacious bedrooms have full en suite baths. There is a separate guest suite that could be used as an efficiency unit that includes private stairway to sitting room complete with a fireplace and a full bedroom and ensuite bath. Should you choose to expand through the master closet you can create a whole new floor plan to add an office space or the largest dressing closet you can imagine. There is a TWO car attached garage that is heated/cooled with a dehumidifier to store your classic cars, special wares, golf carts, etc - this is a rarity in downtown Charleston! Full CPI security system is also in place with cameras throughout the property that can convey. The home is also complete for with built in surround sound system to enjoy the sounds of the season throughout when entertaining. All fireplaces have recently been pointed with new inserts and chimney caps to ensure you can make use of all 7 of them. The cellar/crawl space access is conveniently located on the main floor with steps walking down from a full access door. This space is large enough to stand in, but dry enough to potentially add a wine cellar of your choice. No detailed was spared in this meticulously updated home and is a must see historical dream property!


  • Price
  • $ 4,195,000
  • Lot Size
  • 4,792 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 5,197
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 4
  • Year Built
  • 1778
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Charleston
  • County
  • Style
  • Traditional
  • Area
  • Charleston Inside Crosstown
  • MLS#
  • 20012658
  • Zip
  • 29401
Listing Provided by: Deseta Realty Group LLC



Amenities Cable TV Available, Extra Storage, Play Park, Trash Pickup
Auction No
Cooling Central
Elementary School Memminger
Garage Features Attached, Off-Street Parking, 1.5 Car Garage, 2 Car Garage
Heating Gas
High School Burke
Lease Purchase No
Listing Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
Middle School Courtenay
New Owned Pre-Owned
Roof Copper, Metal, See Remarks
SF Detached Style Traditional
Subdivision South of Broad

Interior Features

Fireplace Description Bedroom, Den, Dining Room, Family Room, Gas Logs, Gas Connection, Great Room, Living Room, One, Other (Use Remarks), Three, Three +, Two
Floors Wall to Wall Carpet, Wood, Marble
Ground Level Yes
Master Bedroom Ceiling Fan, Garden Tub/Shower, Multiple Closets, Sitting Room, Upstairs, Walk-In Closets
Misc. Interior Ceilings - 9'+, Garden Tub/Shower, Kitchen Island, Ceiling - Smooth, Window Treatments - Some, Walk-In Closets, Wet Bar
Rooms Eat-In-Kitchen, Family, Formal Living, Foyer, Frog Attached, Great, Laundry, Living/Dining Combo, Office, Pantry, Other (Use Remarks), Separate Dining, Study, Utility
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Acreage 0.11
Exterior Brick - Solid, Stucco
Foundation Basement, Crawl Space
Lot Description Corner, Level, 0 - .5 Acre
Misc. Exterior Fence - Brick, Gutters, Lawn Irrigation, Patio, Fence - Private, Special Yard Lights, Stoop, Storage/Outbuilding, Balcony


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Lexington, SC office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Memminger Elementary School
Middle School Courtenay Middle School
High School Burke High School

Price History

5/11/2020 Listed $4,295,000
6/29/2020 2% - $4,245,000
8/21/2020 2% - $4,195,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 29401

AVG $1.6M
AVG 326
Year Built
AVG 1906
AVG 84
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2 Bedons Alley Charleston, SC is a Single Family Home for sale at $4195000 with 5197 sqft and a lot size of 4,792 SqFt Acre(s). 2 Bedons Alley Charleston has 4 bedrooms, 4 baths and was built in 1778. The property's zip code is 29401 which is in Charleston, SC

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