Enjoy the tranquility that comes with country living in this beautiful private home set among Live Oaks on 2 acres, yet is only 35 minutes to downtown Charleston.And once you get home, you won't want or need to leave. The home is situated under a canopy of spanish moss, from the beautiful live oaks in front of the house. It is on a corner lot and the back side joins a 40-acre wooded pasture. There is a massive 24' by 36' 3 bay shop in the rear of the backyard. Enjoy 1700 square foot of outdoor porches, decking & patio, for a spacious area for outside entertainment and relaxation. You won't go hungry with a 4' x 5' BBQ pit large enough to handle anything you would like to place on it.You can even grow your own food, in the corner of the backyard has been dedicated to a vegetable garden for years by the current owners.
The entire yard is fenced in and there is also a large playset under a live oak that has a slide board, swings, swinging bridge, treehouse, that is perfect for children or grand-children.
Neighbors on both sides are blocked off by a row of trees mingled with small brush. The neighbor to the front is so far off the road that their home can't be seen. This home really is a private spot.
For boaters, there's a landing 7 miles away. Golfers, Links at Stono Ferry is just 15 minutes away.
There's so much outdoors, that we're only now getting to the house itself, but only if you can resist just sitting on the front porch for your visit. The current owners eat a lot of their meals on the front porch, enjoying watching the trees sway in the wind.
Once inside the house, the front door leads into a foyer. From the foyer, on either side are rooms that can be used for an office, craft room, dining room, media room, playroom, sports center. For extra privacy, you could add pocket doors.
Passing through the foyer, you will enter the spacious family room. This area has a 13-foot vaulted ceiling with a brick faced fireplace that reaches the ceiling.
The Kitchen has an eat-in breakfast area.
You'll enjoy the privacy of having the master bedroom and its bath is on one side of the home while the other two bedrooms, with a single private bath, are on the opposite side of the house.
There is a two bay garage attached to the house, and outside it is an oversized concrete pad for parking or washing your car.
In the detached workshop at the back of the lot, the concrete floor is easily cleaned and will provide a mechanic the means of rolling around under vehicles during repairs. You can also store boats, cars, and RVs there. The shop exterior is Hardy Plank.
Located in the small town of Meggett, Quigley Farms is a lovely neighborhood offering the typical friendliness of rural neighbors, yet at a distance that affords some privacy. Many people walk, jog and ride bicycles on the roads for exercise and enjoyment. There is a posted 15 MPH speed limit for the safety of children and pedestrians. Look out for Quigley the Camel on your drive into Meggett !!! He lives in a nearby yard.
Meggett is 25 miles south of Charleston and 25 miles from Edisto Beach Island and the Edisto State Park. Everything you need, work, groceries, medical, restaurants, beach are within 30-45 minutes. If you like to golf, Stono Ferry is minutes away.
No flood insurance required & you draw your water from the well, so low monthly expenses.