2 E Prentiss Avenue Greenville SC 29605 | 1488405

Rare opportunity to purchase this iconic 1919-era home in the highly sought-after Alta Vista neighborhood nestled between downtown Greenville and Augusta Road. 2 E. Prentiss Avenue features the perfect blend of old charm – soaring ceilings, beautiful millwork, original heart pine flooring combined with many modern amenities – a renovated gourmet kitchen, exquisite outdoor entertaining spaces and many updated major home components. The home’s open floorplan boasts over 4,000 square feet, 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. On the main level, you’ll find a gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, large center island perfect for dining and high-end stainless-steel appliances. A cozy den with built-ins is located on one side of the kitchen and a spacious dining room is accessible on the other side. Access to the welcoming outdoor courtyard is also available through the kitchen. The home’s main living room features soaring coffered ceilings, a double-sided fireplace and French doors to the expansive front porch. A library/den is located on one side of the living room and features built-ins, a double-sided fireplace and access to the entertaining courtyard. ??On the other side of the living room is a den that leads into a spacious sun room/office. This room would be easily converted to a main floor master suite with access to the home’s side yard with wrought-iron gate and handsome brick walls. Rounding out the main level is a full bathroom and laundry room combination. Upstairs you’ll find four bedrooms – each features many windows letting in lots of natural light, original heart pine flooring, a full bathroom with honeycomb ceramic tile flooring, a vintage porcelain tub/shower combination and an antique furniture-style vanity. Rounding out the upstairs is a flex room that could easily be converted into a spacious bathroom. The grounds of the home are an entertainer’s dream. The current owners designed a beautiful patio area with slate chip walkways, boxwoods, and many other lovely trees and plantings are found throughout the grounds making this a true, hidden oasis in the heart of Alta Vista. Also located on the property is a one-car detached carport and privacy fencing. The current owners of the home purchased with plans for a 3-phase renovation of which they have completed 2 phases (updates to the exterior of the home, some major home components and extensive landscaping). This offers the new owners of this home the opportunity to put their own touch on the home’s bathrooms and bedrooms as desired. Recent updates include: replaced exterior siding with hardboard siding to match size of original wood siding size, repainted exterior of home, restored brackets, fencing and framing on exterior, replaced windows, repointed brick floor of front porch, upgraded some electrical, refinished floors on main level, repainted interior of home, renovated old porch on East side of house with brick entrance, finished and added HVAC, added gutters, downspouts and French drains, new landscaping in 2020 – installed sod, extensive design of yard to include courtyards, slate chips for garden paths and parking areas of carport, kitchen renovation in 2015 and new architectural roof addition by previous owners. Located within walking distance to downtown Greenville and Augusta Road’s many amenities. Zoned for award-winning Augusta Circle Elementary, Hughes Middle and Greenville High! Don’t miss your chance to purchase this one-of-a-kind Greenville home!

Property Details

MLS #:
2 E Prentiss Avenue
Single Family
Listed Date:
Dec 20, 2022
Square Ft (approx):
Alta Vista
Lot Size:
10,890 sqft / 0.25 acres (approx)
Year Built:


Elementary School:
Augusta Circle
Middle School:
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