Beautiful and spacious 4 bedroom/3 bath all-brick home in one of Columbia's most desirable and historic neighborhoods, Melrose Heights. The main level features a large living room with lovely plantation shutters. The adjoining eat-in kitchen has been renovated with lots of counter space, cabinets/drawers and a convenient pull-out pantry. The master bedroom (with private bath) and 2 additional bedrooms (with a shared bath) are on the main level. Hardwoods throughout most with lots of natural light. The lower level has a private living area with a wood-burning fireplace, large 4th bedroom with his/her closets, private bath and laundry area. Lovely french doors lead to the outdoor patio. The huge basement with separate entry from patio offers lots of storage (approx. 250 extra sq. ft.-not included in heated sq. ft. figure). New vents in basement open and close automatically to regulate heat and humidity. Extensive electrical and plumbing upgrades done. All 3 baths updated. Other updates include new insulation in attic, Aqua Pure water filter kitchen faucet, extra exterior lighting for security, hot water heater, ceiling fans/attic fan. Energy efficient thermopane windows, new back door and storm doors. Refrigerator and newer washer/dryer remain. Termite bond. Located on approximately 1/3 sunny acre, this home is conveniently located to downtown, USC, hospitals, Fort Jackson and interstates. Zoned for Brennen/Crayton/Flora or Dreher. This is a wonderful home for a lucky family!