Why rifle through the time touched pages of Greenville’s history when you could live in it? Featured in home tours, historic exposes, on website’s and in the Greenville Journal, 102 James St represents one of the grand exhibitions of Victorian craftsmanship in the Upstate. Rarely will you find a home with such historic charm and charisma which also offers all the comforts of modern day living. As you step onto the majestic oak lined sidewalks of one of Greenville’s earliest residential neighborhoods take a moment to notice the detailed landscaping, new irrigation system, new architectural roof, gutters, down spouts and finally a fresh coat of exterior paint. Walk down the serene path to the sprawling wrap around porch with plenty of space for furniture and a porch swing for those lazy weekend afternoons. As you make your way to the custom front door observe the plaque indicating that this home is a part of the South Carolina National Register of Historic Places. Take your first steps into the grand foyer featuring a stately staircase, 10ft ceilings and a gallery style hall way straight ahead. To the left, a small sitting area just beneath the stairs, to the right through the French doors you will find the generous living room, which like the rest of the home features original hardwoods, grand crown molding, custom plantation shutters, a coal burning fire place with custom mantle, a fresh coat of paint and large windows that allow natural sunlight to pour in. Back to the foyer and through the opulent Palladian doors into the gallery style hallway featuring wainscoting and plenty of wall space for all your favorite artwork. To the right, a formal dining room with a secondary, illuminated built in butler pantry and custom chandelier. Next, nestled between the dining room and the kitchen is the main butler pantry with custom cabinets for storage, a wet bar, track lighting and a lovely stained glass window. Beyond that you will find the cozy chef’s kitchen, completely upgraded with stainless steel appliances, a gas stove top, ample custom cabinetry, under cabinet lighting and classic sub way tile counter tops. From here you move into the sun room with tile floors and wind out windows featuring elegant stained glass transoms. Moving on to the canopied back deck which offers a sitting area, a privacy wall with pergola and tiled summer kitchen. Back inside, find the den with a wall of windows, access to the front porch and a functioning gas log fireplace. Adjacent to the den is the convenient master on main with its own private bath, vintage claw tub with stand up shower and access to the upgraded screened in back porch. Complete with 2 ceiling fans, recessed lighting and a breath taking view of your very own salt water pool on this extraordinary fenced double lot near the heart of downtown Greenville!! Now head up the wrap around staircase to the second level where you will find more tasteful track lighting in the hallway along with European style custom closets for added storage. There are 3 more bedrooms on this floor along with 2 full baths, one of which including his and her sinks and a deep jetted garden tub. In addition to all that there is plenty of attic storage via pull down disappearing steps and original wall closets. Most recent upgrades(2016) include new architectural roof, gutters, full interior and exterior paint, HVAC system(2015) including all new duct work, landscaping lights, crawl space ventilation system, full yard irrigation system, ADT security system, Tank less Rennai hot water heater, new salt water pool with custom tile patio, privacy landscaping and custom planter boxes to privacy wall. Character and charm meets modern comfort in this precious piece of Greenville’s history that could be yours today! If these walls could talk, they would be beckoning for you to come see this unique property while you still can!