Deirdre Stoker Vaillancourt, REALTOR®


Aiken, South Carolina - Southern Charm and Equestrian Sport

(803) 640-4591 | 

424 Barnwell Avenue NW

Originally listed at $1,200,000

"Tranquility Cottage"

Category: Historic » Two Story
MLS ID#: 212665
Status: For Sale
4 Bed, 3.50 Bath
3,840 sqft
0.55 Acres

Welcome to Tranquility Cottage . Step thru the charming garden gate and prepare to be amazed . Downtown living at its best in one of Aiken S.C 's most charming circa 1840's historic residences ! The residence has been masterfully updated and lovingly stewarded by its owners'. The two story 4 bedroom 3.5 bath, approx. 3800 square foot home, will most likely captivate those buyers who are searching for the perfect balance of formal, family and outdoor living spaces . Step up onto the brick front porch and enter the house thru a set of vintage, paneled double wooden doors over which hangs a beautiful semicircular fanlight window . As you enter the luminous foyer ,the central staircase leads to the second floor with three bedrooms , 2 baths and an office / bedroom . The main floor includes a beautifully designed primary suite , a gracious light filled formal living room ; a bright , formal dining room large enough to accommodate a full size dining suite ; an adjoining designer kitchen with rustic exposed beams , center island with seating for two ; gorgeous copper farm sink ; stainless appliances and a gas fireplace. There is a welcoming seating area off the kitchen which offers a peaceful gathering spot for family or friends ,and a nearby converted hallway that houses the coffee bar . This open floor plan leads out to the fabulous covered patio with gourmet outdoor grilling space and custom inground pool .The private corner lot is fully fenced with a new invisible dog fence around the property's perimeter which includes a detached 3 bay garage with workshop space; a versatile 1 bedroom 1 bath Dependency guest cottage that could also serve as a personal work out space , a private office ,or a lucrative rental . There are new custom entry gates to the front ,back and side yards .While the entire yard is beautifully landscaped there is plenty of room for the dedicated gardener to create new flower beds.

Neighborhood: Downtown Aiken
Year Constructed: 1895

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3.50
Garage (# Cars): 3
Square Footage: 3,840

Lot Acreage: 0.55
  • Historic Property
  • Pool
  • City Water
  • City Sewage
Downtown Aiken
Located in Downtown Aiken
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Deirdre Stoker Vaillancourt
Listing Agent
Deirdre Stoker Vaillancourt
(803) 640-4591