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  • Price$2,395,000
  • Beds6
  • Baths7
  • Sq. Ft.7,616
  • Acres0.47
  • Built1852

601 Bay Street, Beaufort

This idyllic antebellum home which was built in 1852 by successful South Carolina cotton planter Lewis Reeve Sams is a rare opportunity to own a slice of Beaufort's rich history. This 3 story 7,600 sq ft mansion has served as a hospital to Union Army officers, and headquarters to General Rufus Saxton during the Civil War. It has also been known as the ''Bay Street Inn,'' and was featured in the ''Prince of Tides'' movie, based on the novel written by iconic Pat Conroy. Unrivaled details of this home are found at every turn. The main level leads you to a jaw-dropping entrance with a sweeping staircase and holds the main living spaces including a library/media room, the t-shaped kitchen, formal dining room, family room & parlor. Remarkable elements include fluted windows and doors surro

Essential Information

  • MLS® #161213
  • Price$2,395,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathrooms7.00
  • Full Baths6
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage7,616
  • Acres0.47
  • Year Built1852
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family
  • StyleTwo Story
  • StatusActive

Amenities

  • GaragesNone
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • WaterfrontWater View
  • Golf CommunityN

Additional Information

  • ZoningOther

Community Information

  • Address601 Bay Street
  • Area1-Beaufort
  • Subdivision1001-Historic Dist/Old Pt.
  • CityBeaufort
  • CountyBeaufort
  • StateSC
  • Zip Code29902

Interior

  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesFamily Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Dining Room, Great Room, Three or More

Additional Features:

  • Dining Formal
  • Dock Not Applicable
  • Dryer Connection Yes
  • Family Room Yes
  • Fireplace Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Dining Room, Great Room, Three or More
  • Flood Insurance Required
  • Floors Wood Floor
  • Formal Dining Yes
  • Other Rooms Formal Liv. Room, Family Room, Study/Den, Library, Sitting Room, Sun Room, Foyer
  • Possession At Closing

Additional Features:

  • Showing Instructions Appt. Only
  • Vacancy Occupied
  • Washer Connection Yes
  • Will Sell Cash, Conventional
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