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  • $6,600,000

    • 6
    • 5810
    • 0.49
  • House
  • MLS® #: 23017685
  • Days on Website: 290
  • 12 Royal Beach Drive

  • Kiawah Island, SC 29455
  • Kiawah Island

  • MLS® 23017685 is located at 12 Royal Beach Drive in Kiawah Island, SC. This house offers 6 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, and is 5810 square feet.

Footsteps from the beach with private board walk access is where you will find 12 Royal Beach. This captivating Kiawah Island home is the epitome of coastal luxury, offering a Kiawah Island Club Membership opportunity (Sports). Tucked back on a spacious lot, the home's architectural details and stately presence set the tone for this seaside escape at the end of the Royal Beach enclave. This five bedroom, six and-a-half-bath home offers four floors with two verandas off the main and second floors, all with a southern exposure. The stunning entry foyer leads into a grand living and dining open concept with two gas log fireplaces, custom moldings,bespoke mahogany french doors that open onto a spacious veranda framed with floor-to-ceiling mahogany shutters, versatile seating and dining areas, perfect for al fresco entertaining. Just beyond you will find the 24x24 saltwater pool where you can enjoy sounds of the ocean and saltwater breezes. The gourmet kitchen with top-tier appliances has been completely renovated boasting an open concept with stunning custom cabinetry, glass front built-in shelving, gold hardware, and three granite countertop islands. This use of the open kitchen is maximized with a built in desk/workspace with built-in cabinetry. Directly off the kitchen you will find a prefectly appointed gathering area with a gas log fireplace and featuring custom built-ins, perfect for entertaining and spending time with guests. A stunning powder room is conveniently located off the main hall. The rear hallway leads to a spacious bonus/flex space with the option for a 6th bedroom and features an ensuite bath. A deluxe laundry room with custom shelving and storage completes the main floor. The second floor includes a luxurious primary bedroom suite. Truly a retreat with an expansive bedroom, gas log fireplace, access to the spacious veranda, large sitting room, wet bar/pantry for morning espresso or evening sip and two impeccably designed bathrooms one with an oversized soaking tub, each with white marble/frameless glass showers, herringbone designed marble floors, white marble vanities, custom moldings and shiplap accent walls. Two generous private custom dressing rooms with floor-to-ceiling shelving and storage, connect to each of the bathrooms. An additional ensuite guest bedroom, with access to the veranda, completes the second floor. Located on the third floor is a sitting area adjoining two additional guest bedrooms that are connected by a delightfully bright, shared bathroom with two standalone sinks, white marble/frameless glass shower, white marble floors and shiplap walls. The ground floor is an exceptional deluxe flex-space that runs the length of the house and includes a generous guest suite tucked at one end, a bedroom/office, spacious bathroom with double vanities, glass enclosed shower, and large soaking tub. Also on this level you will find extra living space with a kitchenette as well as two additional sleeping areas.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #23017685
  • Sale Price$6,600,000
  • List Price$6,995,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Baths6
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage5,810
  • Acres0.49
  • Year Built1989
  • TypeHouse
  • StyleTraditional

Community Information

  • Address12 Royal Beach Drive
  • SubdivisionKiawah Island
  • CityKiawah Island
  • CountyCharleston
  • StateSC
  • Zip Code29455


25 - Kiawah


  • UtilitiesBerkeley Elect Co-Op
  • Parking2 Car Garage, Attached
  • # of Garages2
  • WaterfrontBeach Access
  • Has PoolYes
  • PoolPool - Elevated

Neighborhood Amenities

Clubhouse, Club Membership Available, Gated, Golf Course, Pool, Security, Tennis Court(s), Walk/Jog Trails


  • HeatingHeat Pump
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • # of Stories4
  • Stories3 Stories

Interior Features

Ceiling - Smooth, High Ceilings, Kitchen Island, Walk-In Closet(s), Bonus, Eat-in Kitchen, Family, Formal Living, Entrance Foyer, Game, In-Law Floorplan, Separate Dining


Den, Dining Room, Gas Log, Living Room


  • ExteriorStucco
  • RoofArchitectural
  • FoundationPillar/Post/Pier

Exterior Features

Balcony, Lawn Irrigation, Lawn Well, Lighting

Lot Description

.5 - 1 Acre, 0 - .5 Acre, Cul-De-Sac

School Information

  • ElementaryMt. Zion
  • MiddleHaut Gap
  • HighSt. Johns

Additional Information

  • Days on Website290
  • Office: Pam Harrington Exclusives

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