• $4,349,500

    • 5
    • 4408
    • 0.58
  • House
  • MLS® #: 24007461
  • Days on Website: 56
  • 1 Royal Beach Drive

  • Kiawah Island, SC 29455
  • Kiawah Island

  • MLS® 24007461 is located at 1 Royal Beach Drive in Kiawah Island, SC. This house offers 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, and is 4408 square feet.

Nestled within a maritime forest, this distinctively prominent home enjoys private boardwalk access to a secluded stretch of Kiawah's pristine beach within the Royal Beach Enclave, a Kiawah Island premier location. The home's stately presence and architectural details, from the warm stucco exterior, grand brick entry staircase and bespoke double mahogany doors, set the tone for its sophisticated floor plan. The inviting foyer opens into a generous living area with a wall of French windows and doors that overlook the terraced piazza and saltwater pool with pool house beyond.Special features of this impeccably maintained home include 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths highlighting connecting arched hallways, coffered & trayed high ceilings, custom cabinetry & woodwork, molding, trim, baseboards, marble & wood flooring, granite counters, deluxe appliances and high-end finishes throughout. The first floor offers a specious living room, formal dining, gourmet kitchen, breakfast area, family room, powder room, and laundry/utility room with elevator access on one side of the home; a generous primary bedroom suite with dressing area, luxurious marble bath and adjoining handsome study/den are tucked away, completing the first level. A beautiful staircase leads to the second floor with four guest bedrooms, one ensuite bedroom, two bedrooms connected by a well-designed shared bath with double sinks, and a fourth bedroom or flex-space; two balconies complete the second level. Designed for entertaining, the expansive pool terrace with "cool deck" surface offers generous areas for lounging, sunbathing, grilling, and dining. The charming pool house boasts a well-appointed kitchen, dining area, full bath and laundry. A staircase leads from the pool terrace to a convenient outdoor shower area and the private beach path ... for a short three-minute walk onto a secluded stretch of Kiawah's pristine beach. Views of the lush southern landscaping of this, over half acre, property are enjoyed from every room of the home, showcasing camelias, azaleas & flowering urns beneath a canopy of Magnolias, Dogwoods, Crepe Myrtles, Palms, and moss-draped majestic Live Oak trees. The home's design, centering around the outdoor piazza and pool terrace, provides the perfect setting for entertaining or dining al fresco ... for all to enjoy after a day at the beach! Additional highlights of the home include: 4-car garage, Elevator, Kohler Generator, Alarm System, Tankless Water Heaters, Central Vacuum, Gas Log Fireplace, Mosquito Spray System, Lawn Irrigation, Landscape Lighting.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #24007461
  • Price$4,349,500
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage4,408
  • Acres0.58
  • Year Built2001
  • TypeHouse
  • StyleTraditional

Community Information

  • Address1 Royal Beach Drive
  • SubdivisionKiawah Island
  • CityKiawah Island
  • CountyCharleston
  • StateSC
  • Zip Code29455


25 - Kiawah


  • UtilitiesBerkeley Elect Co-Op
  • # of Garages4
  • WaterfrontBeach Access
  • Has PoolYes
  • PoolAbove Ground, Pool - Elevated

Neighborhood Amenities

Boat Ramp, Gated, Golf Course, Marina, Park, Security, Tennis Court(s), Trash, Walk/Jog Trails


4 Car Garage, Attached, Garage Door Opener


  • HeatingHeat Pump
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • FireplacesFamily Room, Gas Log, One
  • # of Stories2
  • StoriesTwo

Interior Features

Ceiling - Smooth, Tray Ceiling(s), High Ceilings, Elevator, Kitchen Island, Walk-In Closet(s), Central Vacuum, Eat-in Kitchen, Family, Formal Living, Entrance Foyer, Separate Dining, Study


  • ExteriorStucco
  • RoofArchitectural
  • FoundationRaised

Exterior Features

Balcony, Lawn Irrigation, Lighting

Lot Description

.5 - 1 Acre, Cul-De-Sac, High, Level, Wooded


Thermal Windows/Doors, Window Treatments

School Information

  • ElementaryMt. Zion
  • MiddleHaut Gap
  • HighSt. Johns

Additional Information

  • Days on Website56
  • Office: Akers Ellis Real Estate Llc
  • Office Contact:

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