Orange Grove Place
Orange Grove Place
Built in the Federal style in 1823 and richly appointed with hand-crafted antique furnishings, Orange Grove Place boasts 12 sun-filled rooms, each with 12'ceilings. Lovingly restored, the 6091 sf antebellum home for sale includes 4 spacious bedrooms and 4.5 luxurious baths. The estate is secluded with three guest cottages on 7.3 landscaped acres in the nationally recognized Historic District of Walterboro, just 50 minutes from Charleston, S.C.
Tucked behind a tree-lined avenue of ancient live oaks along Walterboro's main thoroughfare stands one of South Carolina's most historic treasures, Orange Grove Place. The faint echoes of horse-drawn carriages clattering under the moss-draped canopy of live oak and mature magnolia trees provides a picturesque prelude to the magnificent Southern estate that lies beyond. A world apart from the ordinary.
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Graceful Front Porch Historic Home in SC
Located in the heart of the Historic District in Walterboro, SC, Orange Grove Place was built in 1823 by US Senator Franklin Harper Elmore.This historic home for sale is a perfect example of Federal period architecture with its gabled roof and a veranda wrapping around two sides of the house.
Elegant Sunroom Antebellum Home
The light and airy sunroom at Orange Grove Place is a room for every season. Over size windows showcase the natural beauty of the outdoor gardens in this antebellum home for sale in Walterboro, SC.
Formal Dining Room with Windows on Two Sides
This antebellum home for sale provides an elegant place for dining "Southern" style. With seating for 10, and windows on both sides side of the table, this elegant dining room offers the best of both worlds; the greenery of the outdoor gardens, enhanced by period antiques, an ornate mantle and mirrored niches on either side of fireplace.
Parlor with Hand-Crafted Antique Furniture and original art.
This antebellum property has two gracious, Federal style receiving rooms. Measuring 320sf, the Parlor at Orange Grove Place is the perfect room for entertaining.
Cozy Living Room Lined with Books
The cozy living room with its custom, built-in bookshelves is the crown jewel of Orange Grove Place, a historic estate for sale by The Huffines Company in Walaterboro, S.C.
Large Cook's Kitchen for Entertaining
The custom kitchen at Orange Grove Place is equipped with modern appliances, including a Sub-Zero refrigerator. A sunny breakfast nook with a bay window is the perfect place to overlook the grounds of this antebellum home for sale.
Spacious Master Bedroom Antebellum Home
The master bedroom suite in this antebellum home for sale has floor-to-ceiling built-in cabinets, a luxurious master bathroom and a spacious sitting room.
Luxurious Master Bath Antebellum Home
The master bath at Orange Grove Place is large and luxurious with a Jacuzzi tub. In front of a large window, there is a massive copper planter with tropical plants, allowing light in from the outside while providing total privacy.
Antique Twin Beds in Large Guest Room
There are two oversized guest rooms on the second floor, each with their own bath and cedar lined closet. Both guest rooms are filled with hand-crafted antique furniture. This room showcases two over-sized, antique twin beds.
Elegant First Floor Guest Room in Antebellum Home
Down a hallway of original heart of pine, the first floor guest bedroom at Orange Grove Place is decorated with French Toile Tapestries, hand-crafted antique furniture and Tiffany lamps. It has a walk-in closet, private bath and a wall-mounted flat-screen TV.
Orange Grove Place nestled on 7.3 landscaped acres
The estate has at least 50 ancient Live Oaks on 7.3 exquisitely, landscaped acres. The rear of the estate includes protected wetlands.
Three Charming Guest Cottages
Three charming guest cottages are secluded on the property, providing a total of 4 additional bedrooms and 3 baths.
|Heated Sq. Ft.
- 1st Floor Bath
- 1st Floor Bedroom
- Breakfast Room
- Dining room
- Entry Hall
- Gourmet Kitchen
- Laundry Room
- Living room
- Master bedroom downstairs
- Casement windows
- Circular driveway
- Driveway - Paved
- Fenced Yard
- Fresh paint
- Guest House
- Rear Deck
- Restored exterior
- Built-in Bookcases
- Built-in Cabinets
- Ceiling Fans
- Grand staircase
- High Ceilings
- Copper Roof
- Walk-In Closets
- Wood floors
- Central air
- City sewer
- City water supply
- Heat pump
- Security System
- Sprinkler System
- 12-foot Ceilings
- Ripple Glass
- Stained Glass Windows
- Wrap Around Porch
- Antique furnishings and original art appraised for $700,000, purchased separately.
- Three guest cottages provide 4 additional bedrooms and 3 baths.
1823 Antebellum Home for Sale in Walterboro, S.C.
Tucked behind a tree-lined avenue of ancient oaks along Walterboro’s main thoroughfare stands one of South Carolina’s historic treasures, Orange Grove Place. The faint echoes of horse-drawn carriages clattering under the elaborate moss-draped canopy of live oak and mature magnolia trees provides a picturesque prelude to the magnificent Southern estate that lies beyond.
Built in the Federal style in 1823 and richly appointed with hand-crafted antique furnishings and original art work (appraised for $700,000, sold separately); Orange Grove Place boasts 12 sun-filled rooms, each with 12’ ceilings. This exquisitely restored, 6091sf antebellum home for sale includes 4 spacious bedrooms and 4.5 luxurious baths.
The estate is secluded on 7.3 landscaped acres. Three guest cottages on the estate provide an additional 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. The entire estate was honored by the Beaufort Historic Foundation as worthy of a conservation easement. Orange Grove Place is located in nationally recognized Hickory Valley Historic District of Walterboro, just 50 minutes from Charleston, South Carolina.
Archived in March, 2013
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