MULBERRY PLANTATION est.1679

MULBERRY PLANTATION est.1679

 

1705 ACRES ON THE COOPER RIVER 

NEAR CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA

Mulberry House built in 1714 has been referred to as Mulberry Castle


There is no place like Mulberry. The historic plantation is wonderfully preserved and stunningly beautiful. The main house, which has been referred to as Mulberry Castle was built by Thomas Broughton who became the royal governor of South Carolina in 1735. The house was old by the time of The America Revolution. Constructed in 1714 on the highest point in the area the house is the third oldest in South Carolina. It is on the National Register and is a National Historic Landmark. The house recently celebrated its three hundred year anniversary.

The present owners purchased Mulberry in 1988 from the Historic Charleston Foundation in order to restore and preseve it. They added the portion known as South Mulberry shortly afterwards. The buildings and grounds were extensively restored in every detail. They built a guest house designed by acclaimed New York architect Jaquelin Robertson.

There are manicured gardens, foot paths, winding trails, lakes and ponds with spectacular views. The drive to the main house is two miles long and passes through beautiful woods and giant live oaks. Mulberry’s expert staff manages the plantation for hunting, fishing, relaxing and entertaining. There is plenty to see and do on seventeen hundred and five acres with over two miles of waterfront. There are two duck ponds, three bass fishing ponds, multiple dove fields, turkey and deer, and great fishing in the Cooper River.

Mulberry is located forty-five minutes from downtown Charleston, the nation’s most popular tourist destination, and twenty five minutes from the Charleston International Airport. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to own a historic property near Charleston that is great for all ages who love the outdoors and the beauty of the low country.

To help protect and preserve the plantation Mulberry has conservation easements with Historic Charleston Foundation and Lord Berkeley Conservation Trust.

 

 The Mulberry House is on the National Register and is a National Historic Landmark.

 

 

Mulberry House Interior 

 

 


 

 

 Vegetable garden behind the House

Garden overlooking the Rice Fields 


 


  East side of the House

Mulberry Boathouse on the Cooper River 

The Hunt Cabin 

 

 

The South Mulberry House built in 1835 

 

 

 

 Formal Garden on South Mulberry

The Mulberry Greenhouse

 

 

 

 

 North Mulberry guest house designed by acclaimed New York architect Jaquelin Robertson

 

 Guest House Interior

 

 View of the old rice fields

 

 Stables on South Mulberry

 

 

 

MULBERRY PLANTATION

1705 Acres

Charleston, South Carolina

$14,700,000

Price includes farm equipment and most furnishings.

For information or an appointment please contact Plantation Services.

843.958.0222 or e-mail cohplantation@aol.com

This material is based upon information that we consider reliable, but because it has been supplied by third parties, we cannot represent that it is accurate or complete, and it should not be relied upon as such. This offering is subject to errors, omissions, changes, including price, or withdrawal without notice.

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Plantation Services Inc. specializes in real estate sales and management of farms, timber tracts, rural land and hunting plantations.
These southern plantations comprise thousands of acres and are some of the most beautiful estates anywhere. Sportsmen from
around the world visit to hunt deer, doves, turkeys, ducks, and especially bob white quail.

Licensed in Georgia & South Carolina

 

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