Hurricane-proof home selling for $4.9 million in South Carolina

If you’ve ever dreamt of owning a beachfront home without losing sleep over weather damage, opportunity is knocking in South Carolina, as a “hurricane-proof” house has hit the market for a cool $4.9 million.

Recommended For You

ClickKosh Platinum Developer License 500 Licenses

You will be able to sell ClickKosh, ClickKosh Pro and ClickKosh Extreme Accounts.

Timeless Traffic Case Studies

Timeless Traffic Case Studies

EsyVid Agency

EsyVid Agency

Known as the “Eye of the Storm”, the massive 4,097 square foot, dome-style residence is uniquely constructed from concrete, steel and weighs approximately 650 tons. Featuring three bedrooms, five bathrooms, and a slew of other unique amenities, the house is a popular photo op spot for tourists.

editor

Constructed in 1991 by Huiet and Helen Paul, the “Eye of the Storm” rose to replace another beachfront property lost to Hurricane Hugo.  (Michael D. Royal/Pareto Group)

HOME NOT SELLING? HERE’S 4 DUMB REASONS PEOPLE AREN’T COMING TO SEE YOUR HOUSE

Sitting on a half-acre lot just 230 feet away from the ocean, the iconic Charleston area home was built to “withstand a category 4 hurricane and give owners total peace of mind,” according to ABC News 4 and the home’s online listing.

Constructed in 1991 by Huiet and Helen Paul, the “Eye of the Storm” rose to replace another beachfront property lost to Hurricane Hugo in 1989, the Post and Courier reports. 

Recommended For You

Anthony Aires' Hypnotic YouTube Channel Video Course Triple Pack

Three courses on building a wildly viral hypnotic YouTube channel

Lifetime.Chat Reseller 3-Pay 20

Reseller Privileges to 20 Accounts of Lifetime.Chat

MailPrimo Enterprise

World's No.1 and Most Powerful Cloud Based Email Marketing Software to make them STOP Losing their Leads, STOP Paying Heavy Monthly Fees and Generate More Leads, Gets them Better Delivery, More Opens and Clicks completely hassle free...

UNLIVABLE, FIRE SCORCHED BOSTON AREA HOME GETTING OFFERS ON $600,000 LISTING

Eye of the Storm

“We are not going to say in our marketing that this is a hurricane-proof house,” family member Tom Paul said. “But it is designed with that idea in mind.”  (Michael D. Royal/Pareto Group)

Seeking to rebuild a more structurally sophisticated home that could withstand the area’s hurricanes, the couple enlisted the help of their son, George, and his business, Thermospheric Structures, which had successfully built multiple concrete structures across the country, mostly for industrial purposes, the outlet notes.

“We are not going to say in our marketing that this is a hurricane-proof house,” family member Tom Paul said. “But it is designed with that idea in mind.”

Recommended For You

Trafficzing Basic

Turn Any Image into Clicks

TigerPress Volume 8 White Label

Adds additional functionality to TigerPress themes so they can be white labelled.

fox news

“There are no shingles. There are no seams. There’s nowhere for high winds to get a purchase,” said family member Michael Royal.  (Michael D. Royal/Pareto Group)

“There are no shingles. There are no seams. There’s nowhere for high winds to get a purchase,” Michael Royal, one of Huiet and Helen Paul’s 17 grandchildren, agreed.

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE FOX LIFESTYLE NEWS

Janine Puhak is an editor for Fox News Lifestyle. Follow her on Twitter at @JaninePuhak

Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Thank you for taking the time to read our article.

If you enjoyed our content, we'd really appreciate some "love" with a share or two.

And ... Don't forget to have fun!

Recommended Products

Content Siphon FE - 100 Sites Push Button Viral Content Curation System

The Ultimate Curation Plugin! Drag and Drop WordPress plugin Curates SEO Friendly Content For Your Blogs with Visual Curation, Multiple Sources, and More.

Store Buildr - Monthly Niche Websites *OTO*

The Ultimate ‘Done For You’ Niche Website Store Package!

Leave a Reply