Beautiful 3 Bedroom Home in Historic Tea Farm in Summerville

This unique home features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and is located in the historic neighborhood of Tea Farm in Summerville. The home has a five color blend brick-lay exterior with a running-bond pattern which highlights its distinctive character.

This home boasts a large 20,000 gallon inground pool with screen enclosure & large fenced back yard. Inside the formal dining room and living/music room flank the foyer. The separate kitchen with breakfast area, family room with fireplace, and large game room with a wet bar all add up to great entertaining. Stone tile flooring throughout the informal areas and bedrooms downstairs. The novel spiral stair case leads to the second story primary bedroom suite with large walk in closet, ensuite bathroom, laminate wood floors, fireplace and open balcony Downstairs has another large primary bedroom with two closets. The 3rd bedroom is connected to the hall bath and has outside access to the back yard. The covered patio has plenty of room for both lounging and dining.

The property also has a concrete pathway from the pool enclosure leading to the roof-enclosed BBQ Pit which also has electricity. There is a custom wrought iron gate built by a local artist which accents the left hand side of the property and was added by the owners as a tribute to the traditional Charleston heritage. The home has been in the same family for over 40 years.


The US Government leased 200 acres from Henry Middleton Plantation in 1880 for tea production. Later, Dr. Charles Shepard a medical professor at MUSC imported exotic plants to create beautiful gardens and roadways. Tea Farm became the first commercially viable tea farm in America as noted on the historical marker sign on the roadway near the home in the neighborhood.

3 Beds 2.5 baths
3,178 square feet

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