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$2,990,000
9 Beds 4 Baths 24014464 MLS Active Status
Welcome to 118 E Ashley, Folly Beach SC, located in the heart of Folly's downtown commercial district, with peeks of the ocean! Live in or create a business (or both) in this beautifully renovated, four-unit property. The main house is a three-story home, approximately 4200 sq. ft., with 4 bedrooms, 2 baths and over 750 sq. ft. of deck space. This island retreat features Simonton impact resistant windows, whole house generator, Emergy LED lighting, exotic hardwood (Jarrah, Australian Cyprus and Brazilian Cherry) floors throughout. Beautifully renovated kitchen with quartz countertops, an island for dining and food preparation, Dacor appliances, even an ice maker. Plus, the deck and wrap around porch provides luxurious outdoor living, with a full kitchen for entertaining to your delighIn addition to the main house, it also includes two renovated apartments below at street level. One two bedroom/one bath and one, one bedroom/one bath, great for rental income or retail space. In addition, there is a 4th unit on the west side of the house, a two-bedroom, one bath cottage, cute as a button. This listing also includes the adjacent land, tax map # 328-14-00-060, zoned Downtown Commercial. It is a 35' X 150' lot that runs between E Ashley and E Cooper. Currently there is a 12' X 36' garage for boat storage and workshop, on the E Cooper side. Don't miss this opportunity to be creative and create the perfect blend of business and pleasure! Irrigation system, including deck. Tankless water heater. Whole house generator. Spray insulation in attic. Three air handlers, three gas furnaces.

118 E Ashley And 110 E Cooper Ave Avenue, Folly Beach

$3,400,000
3 Beds 2 Baths 24014279 MLS Active Status
Preservation Opportunity at the Edge of America - Folly Beach, SC. Welcome to the ''Porgy House,'' a historic gem on Folly Beach, SC. Built in 1933, this summer cottage belonged to Dubose and Dorothy Heyward and was a retreat for many notable friends, including George Gershwin in 1934. It was here that Gershwin fell in love with Dubose and Dorothy's novel and play ''Porgy,'' which inspired the creation of the legendary American opera ''Porgy and Bess.''The Porgy House offers a unique, museum-like glimpse into the 1930s life of Folly Beach. The home has been meticulously preserved, with necessary repairs made in the original style. Featuring an all-wood interior with wooden ceilings, walls, and floors, the house spans approximately 1,600 square feet over two stories.Upstairs, you'll find two bedrooms flanking a full bathroom and a spacious living area that opens onto a sleeper's porch with a two-sided fireplace through two sets of double doors. Downstairs, there is another bedroom, a living room, a dine-in kitchen, a second bathroom, and a screened porch off the kitchen. Adding to the home's charm is a writer's booth at the back of the property, where both Dubose and Dorothy Heyward found inspiration. The home sits on approximately half an acre, just across the street from the ocean, surrounded by magnificent live oak and palm trees, offering plenty of privacy. This historic home will be sold with a preservation easement, seeking a dedicated "Porgy and Bess" enthusiast to become the next steward of this slice of history.

712 W Ashley Avenue, Folly Beach

$1,250,000
2 Beds 2 Baths 24010590 MLS Active Status
This may be the Folly Beach property you have been dreaming of! ''Made in the Shade'' is a fully-furnished island retreat tucked beneath a breezy canopy of live oak trees, only steps from the sand. This nearly 2,000 sq ft home features a versatile duplex layout that lives large: a generously proportioned primary home, and completely separate mother-in-law suite. The ''owner's side'' boasts an updated kitchen/living space with high ceilings, granite countertops, skylights, kitchen island, and built-in entertainment. An oversized primary bedroom suite features vaulted ceilings with ample space for a king bed, workstation, and additional storage. The newly updated (2024) primary bath leads to a bonus room with space for a queen bed, office, gym, or custom master closet.Just off the kitchen, a light-filled sunroom leads to the backyard oasis, featuring a 500-gallon hot tub, bathhouse with hot/cold shower, clawfoot soak tub, and ample deck space for dining, games, and entertainment. The attached 700 sq ft ADA friendly mother-in-law suite contains an open kitchen/living/dining area and separate king-size bedroom suite with full bath. Other notable property features include premium metal roof, central AC with new (2024) air ducts, new (2024) Rannai tankless water heater, Rainbird wifi irrigation, backyard storage shed with golf cart parking, two covered screen porches, and 12-volt landscape lights to illuminate the treetops while you soak under the stars. Uniquely situated behind this full-lot property is the "East Erie Extension," a quiet back road where kids (and adults) can play without worry. This investment positions you squarely within a rapidly growing enclave of custom homes, just a short walk from a top surf spot on the island. "Made in the Shade" has a history of six-figure income and the unique duplex format creates unrivaled rental opportunities for its future owners. One of the best values on the market today, this turnkey gem is one you don't want to miss!

1016 E Cooper Avenue, Folly Beach

$2,249,900
4 Beds 3.5 Baths 24009742 MLS Folly Beach SubDv. Active Status
Rarely does an opportunity like this come along on Folly Beach! This stunning property offers a versatile lifestyle--reside in the 2-bedroom, 2-bath upper level with a spacious loft while renting out the charming 2-bedroom, 1.5-bath unit on the lower level!The upper level boasts a gorgeous gourmet kitchen with upgraded fixtures, and a commercial gas 6-burner cooktop and range, making every meal a culinary delight. The master suite is a sanctuary in itself, opening up to a screened porch that overlooks one of the most breathtaking backyards on the island. Professionally landscaped gardens frame the saltwater pool--equipped with a heater and chiller for extended swimming seasons.The downstairs unit offers a complete living experience with a full kitchen, living room, private fenced courtyard, screened porch, and an outdoor shower for rinsing off your amazing days at the beach! Nestled close to the County Park, this home is also a mere 200 feet from the 7th Block Beach Access, inviting you to explore the Edge of America's shores. And when the sea breeze calls for a night out, a golf cart ride is all it takes to reach local hotspots like Rita's, Jack of Cups, and the Folly Beach Pier. Whether you're seeking the perfect beachfront residence, an income-producing property, or multi-generational living, 708 W Ashley Ave offers a unique opportunity that's not to be missed. Interested in calling this slice of Folly Beach paradise your own? Contact us today to schedule a tour that will have you falling in love with 708 W Ashley Ave! ALSO! Enhance your coastal experience with the included boat slip at the nearby Sunset Cay Marina! It's not just close from the propertyboat slip D12 is a hop, skip, and a jump away, featuring one of first and most conveniently located slips on the dock, amplifying your maritime adventures! Be sure to ask the listing agent about information on the 5.8% interest rate offered by our preferred lender.

708 W Ashley Avenue, Folly Beach

$2,345,000
4 Beds 3 Baths 24003857 MLS Active Status
3500 SQUARE FEET ALL ON ONE LEVEL with POTENTIAL OWNER-OCCUPIED SHORT-TERM RENTAL OPPORTUNITY! A rare find in Folly! Enter through the white picket fence and lush landscaping under the arbor down the brick walk through an enchanting secret garden leading to this colorful Folly cottage! Once on the front porch of the main house, enter through French doors and you will immediately be awed by what you see! A huge 31 x 15 great room with a cathedral ceiling opens into the generously appointed kitchen.Lots of natural light, many windows, and beautiful hardwood floors are just a few of the fantastic design touches in this home. The kitchen boasts a 6-burner stove and other stainless appliances, an 8 ft island and beautiful coastal color backsplash tile that runs to the ceiling. Past one bedroom, bathroom, coffee station, and an enormous laundry room, is another bedroom with a slider that leads to the back screened in porch. The owner's suite is very large at 17x14 feet and boasts two sizeable walk-in closets, as well as 4 glass sliders - 2 that lead to a private enclosed deck and 2 that lead to the back porch. The connected bath is styled beautifully with an abundance of storage. The majority of the back porch is screened-in and overlooks the tropical garden. Once down the steps and back in the garden you can sit on the large private deck or soak in the hot tub (not included) under the tin roofed Cabana. There is a tin roofed, LARGE outdoor shower, perfect for showering when returning from the beach which is less than 5 minutes away. The front and back gardens have been professionally landscaped with palm trees strategically placed for utmost privacy. Behind the Cabana is a custom made tin roofed storage building and a Tuff Shed. There is a 10-foot fence surrounding most of the property providing privacy and tranquility. The side entrance to the garden is entered through a walkway made from marble from the SC State House when it was built in the 1800's. At 19.5 ft above sea level this lot is one of the highest on the island. The main house and attached apartment were fully renovated in 2020/2021 - all appliances were purchased new. The renovation also included leaf-guard gutters, spray foam, hurricane windows, tankless water heater, Trex decking, and 2 HVAC units. Attached via a common utility room from the back porch, the 1,000 sq ft one-bedroom apartment can be used as a separate dwelling, guest house, or short/long term rental (see attached document regarding owner-occupied rentals on Folly Beach). It has its own front entrance, deck and yard. THIS HOME IS FULL OF CHARACTER AND CHARM, a true hidden beauty!

420 E Erie Avenue, Folly Beach

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