• 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 5,600 sq ft
  • 27,878 lot
  • $1,795,000
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Moss hung oaks and grand southern homes rich in history line the streets of the Historic Landmark District in Beaufort, SC.. One of the finest and most notable homes is the Milton Maxcy House also referred to as Secession House. The home was originally built by Milton Maxcy, circa 1810, as a school for boys. In the 1840's Edmund Rhett,brother of U.S. Senator Robert Barnwell Rhett purchased the home. The first meeting in favor of secession from the Union took place in the Milton Maxcy Home. During the Civil War, the home served many purposes from officers' quarters, a hospital and as a Pay Master's Station for Union Troops. Edmund Rhett completely remodeled the home in a Greek Revival architectural style. **See More** Grand architectural elements such as Corinthian and Ionic columns, exquisite Italian marble mantels as well as elaborately detailed plaster moldings and medallions throughout this stunning home. Enjoy being steps from Historic Downtown Beaufort's most well-known shops and restaurants and relax while watching lavishing sunset views along the Beaufort River. In addition to the main house and detached garage, the property includes the original separate 600+/- sq ft kitchen house. This unique property also allows for additional space to construct a carriage house with upstairs living quarters containing 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchens and living areas on the second floor.
MLS #158742Days on Market254
Last Updated5/6/2019Year Built1820
CommunityHistoric District/BayGarage Spaces2
CountyBeaufortTotal Parking2
StatusActiveProperty Type(s)Single Family, Residential

Additional Features & Details

  • Cable TV/Available
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Dishwasher
  • Gas/Oven/Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Yes
  • Concrete Block
  • Cypress/Cedar
  • Frame
  • Heat Pump
  • Formal
  • Kit/Din/Combo
  • Not Applicable
Dryer Connection
  • Electric
Exterior Extras
  • Fence - Privacy
  • Patio
  • Porch
Family Room
  • Yes
  • Three or More
Flood Insurance
  • Status Unknown
  • Tile
  • Wood Floor
For Sale/For Rent
  • For Sale
Formal Dining Room
  • Yes
  • Other
  • 2 Bay Detached
Guest House
  • Yes
Legal Desc
Other Rooms
  • Formal Liv. Room
  • Foyer
  • Library
  • Pantry
  • Sitting Room
  • Study/Den
Rental Duration
  • Not Applicable
  • Composition A/S
  • Other
School District
  • Beaufort/Elementary
  • Single Family
Tax Database ID
  • R120-004-000-0774-0000
Var Comp
  • Yes
  • Plaster
Washer Connection
  • Yes
Water & Sewer
  • Public Sewer
  • Public Water
Water Heater
  • Gas
  • Marsh/Water/View
  • Residential

Walk Score for: 1113 Craven Street, Beaufort, SC

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