11 Poinsett Avenue, Greenville


6 Beds
4½ Baths
4,200 Sqft
.33 Acre
0 Garage

Distinctive, stunning home with large detached garage and apartment in the heart of downtown! East Park Historic District, major renewal and renovation completed by local architect-owner. All heating/air, electrical, plumbing completely new in 2015. Property includes main house (5 bed, 3.5 bath) plus detached garage building with separate apartment with bedroom, full bath, kitchen as well as garage space! Located on the best-kept-secret street in town, Poinsett Ave, which is an easy short walk to downtown through McPherson Park — a serene oasis right in the heart of the city! Enjoy an historic home that has been brought up to current functionality while respectfully keeping the original esthetic. Original features include heart pine floors, 5 fireplaces, 10 foot ceilings on main level, and 9+ foot ceilings on second floor. MAIN LEVEL: Master suite on main with two walk-in closets, double-width air jet tub, custom shower, custom dual vanity, separate toilet room. Kitchen with granite countertops (absolute black with leathered finish), custom quarter-sawn oak cabinetry with 24 deep drawers for hassle-free storage, custom cubby with pocketing doors for out-of-sight microwave, concealed pullout trash / recycling, walk-through pantry, and extra deep double sided stainless sink. Matching quarter-sawn oak coffered ceiling in kitchen. Gas 5-burner cooktop with hood, large built in oven. Covered back entry with large drop zone right inside for everyone’s coats and bags! Half bath with custom pottery sink. Laundry room near master suite with laundry chute to collect laundry from upstairs. Generous formal living room, elegant dining room. Enjoy the large front porch to greet neighbors. Additional three-sided screen porch to enjoy the park-like setting. Stately, welcoming foyer with staircase. SECOND FLOOR: Large second living area/den, office with views of downtown skyline, plus 4 bedrooms, two full baths (one with two vanities and separate toilet/tub, second bath with antique clawfoot tub). GARAGE BUILDING: 750 sq ft apartment with bedroom/living area, kitchen/dining area (gas range, cast iron sink, separate water heater), full bath, ample closet. Heated and cooled Garage / workshop for the hobbyist or car enthusiast, plus open carport parking for 2 additional cars/boats, as well as driveway parking. Second washer/dryer hookups for apartment. Lovely patio with pavers in the backyard. Two large 4'x24' raised beds with rainwater collection system ready-to-go for urban gardening! Outstanding Stone Academy elementary school district. Incredible, one-of-a kind property

Essential Information
MLS® #1434959
Full Baths4
Half Baths1
Square Footage4,200
Year Built1929
Sub-TypeSingle Family-Detached
Community Information
Address11 Poinsett Avenue
SubdivisionNorth Main
Zip Code29601

Historic Area, Playground, Some Sidewalks, Tennis Court, Other


Carport 2 Cars, Detached Garage 1 Car, Workshop

FloorsCarpet, Hardwood, Pine, Vinyl
HeatingNatural Gas
CoolingCentral Forced
# of Fireplaces5
Interior Features

Ceiling Fan, Countertops Granite, Smoke Detector, Tub-Jetted, Walk In Closet, In-Law Suite, Ceiling – Coffered, Pantry – Walk In


Oven-Convection, Disposal, Dishwasher, Cook Top-Gas, Oven-Electric, Oven-Self Cleaning, Oven(s)-Wall

FoundationCrawl Space
Exterior Finish

Porch-Front, Porch-Screened, Patio, Sprklr In Grnd-Partial Yd, Windows-Thermal

Lot Description

Level, Sidewalk, Some Trees, Underground Utilities

School Information
Listing Details
AgentTerri Warner
OfficeHive Realty, LLC

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