32.77399 -79.9338

32 Legare Street Charleston, SC 29401

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  • $13,999,000
  • 9 bd
  • 13 full ba
  • 3 half ba
  • 17,142 sqft
  • 0.87 lot
  • Est payment $75149.66/mo

Property & Neighborhood Info

Courtesy Of Handsome Properties, Inc.

Single Family in Charleston

Legare Street's oldest residence, known locally as ''The Sword Gate,'' was built circa 1790-1803 and is located on high ground in a high AE flood zone. This Federal-style residence is privately nestled behind its famous front gates which were originally commissioned for the City's Guard House but rejected because the proposed price was too steep. Sword Gate was originally constructed by the great-granddaughter of Solomon Legare, the man for whom Legare Street is named. This elegant estate of over 17,000 square feet includes 9 bedrooms, 13 full and 3 half baths and is one of the most impressive and historically significant homes on Peninsular Charleston. Adamesque woodwork, plasterwork and composition work enhance many of the most formal spaces including the grand ballroom and dining room.

Courtesy Of Handsome Properties, Inc.
  1. 9 Beds
  2. 13 Full Bath
  3. 3 Half Bath
  4. 17,142 Sq. Ft.
  5. 0.87 Lot

Main Features

  • Listing Status: For Sale Under Contract
  • Year Built: 1803
  • Garage: 2.0
  • Full Bath: 13
  • Half Bath: 3
  • School District: Memminger
  • School District2: Courtenay
  • School District3: Burke
  • County: Charleston
  • Subdivision: South Of Broad
  • MLS Number:16027451

Additional Features

  • Acreage:
    • 0.87
  • Exterior Features:
    • Fence - Private
    • Gutters
    • Patio - Covered
    • Porch - Front Porch
    • Porch - Full Front
    • Special Yard Lights
    • Workshop
    • Fence - Brick
    • Porch - Wrap-Around
    • Storage/Outbuilding
    • Patio
    • Fence - Iron
    • Lawn Irrigation
  • Misc Interior:
    • Walk-In Closets
    • Ceiling - Cathedral/Vaulted
    • Window Treatments - Some
    • Kitchen Island
    • Ceilings - 9'+
    • Ceiling - Smooth
    • Wet Bar
    • Other (Use Remarks)
  • Exterior:
    • Wood Siding
    • Stucco
  • Detached Style:
    • Charleston Single
  • Floors:
    • Wood
    • Marble
    • Stone
  • Amenities:
    • Cable TV Available
  • Ownership:
    • Pre-Owned
  • Lot Description:
    • .5 - 1 Acre
  • Master Bedroom Description:
    • Walk-In Closets
    • Multiple Closets
  • Roof:
    • Slate
  • Foundation:
    • Basement
  • Heating:
    • Other (Use Remarks)
  • Cooling:
    • Other (Use Remarks)
  • Garage:
    • 2 Car Garage
  • Lease Purchase:
    • No
Neighborhood info courtesy of Homes.com © 2020

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32.77399 -79.9338

32 Legare Street Charleston, SC 29401

157439842 32.77399 -79.9338 210 /listing/157439842-150081936/32-legare-street-charleston-sc-29401 False 0 13999000 17142 100 9 16 16027451 False
  • $13,999,000
  • 9 bd
  • 13 full ba
  • 3 half ba
  • 17,142 sqft
  • 0.87 lot
  • Est payment $75149.66/mo