Historic homes you can own in the Florence area
A piece of Southern history just waiting to be yours! This 7 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home built in 1902 by William Dargan Coggeshall and known as the historic Coggeshall-Edwards House, located in the historic town of Darlington. The Coggeshall-Edwards House sits on a 0.99 acre corner lot, with entrances from Oak St. and North St. Built in 1902 in the prairie style, nearly 120 years old, this brick home of 2 story porch, porte-cochere and several screened porches surrounding the structure. Upon entering the home you are greeted by the splendor of the original hardwood floors, wainscoting and grand staircase with custom spindles and hand carved railings in the hall. On the ground floor, you will find a living room, a dining room, a kitchen, an office, a veranda, a complete bathroom, a shower room and a bedroom. Also, towards the back of the house on the first floor, you will find a private apartment consisting of 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom. The second level has four additional bedrooms, 2 of which have access to the upper screened porch. Continuing to the second floor you will find 2 additional full bathrooms, a nursery apartment with a morning kitchen and a full bathroom. Features of this home include: original hardwood floors, hardwood floors, original tile in most bathrooms, clawfoot tubs, antique crown moldings, pocket doors, crystal chandeliers in fireplace and 7 fireplaces including one with a mantel that is a copy of the mantel featured in the South Carolina Governor’s mansion, and detached garage with tub. Mechanically the house has a 4 zone HVAC system, under house insulation as well as a fully insulated attic. In addition to the mature landscaping, the house has a well and an irrigation system. This home and property has a splendor that cannot be duplicated! Come see this property and let yourself be transported to an enchanted time of the past.