For nearly forty years, the Chesnut Cottage has flourished as an inn for travelers visiting South Carolina’s capital. Today, The Chesnut Cottage Bed and Breakfast offers 5 rooms, each with its own unique character and history, for visitors of all ages to enjoy. As one of Columbia’s “best-kept secrets,” you can take a step back in time and experience the same enchanting space that Mary Boykin Chesnut and her husband, General James Chesnut, called home for years.
This significant Antebellum Home, on the National Historic Registry, has Historic Landmark status. It is optimally located in the Historic District of Downtown Columbia, South Carolina. Ideal as a Small Life Style Bed & Breakfast Inn or as a large 7-room single family ”Estate.” Walking distance to restaurants and University of South Carolina housing.
Directions: Once you are in the Downtown Historic District take Main Street until it intersects with Hampton Street. Follow Hampton Street until you see the Sign for the Chestnut Cottage Bed & Breakfast @ 1718 Hampton Street in Columbia, South Carolina.
Zoning: Currently zoned and used as a Bed & Breakfast Inn the property. However, it is also Ideal for a private Residence in the Historic District.
Updated on June 17, 2022 at 9:04 pm