West Ashley Real Estate

This Charleston district is an eclectic and lively area to purchase your next home. Located on ‘the other side’ of the Ashley River, West Ashley is a superior residential location. Here you can delve into the area’s history while enjoying scenic nature views. West Ashley is best known for its ancient moss draped oaks and waterfront vistas and marshes, which provide an excellent view of the Ashley and Stono rivers. There are plenty of neighborhood communities in West Ashley, including Village Green, Grand Oaks Plantation, and Providence Commons.

West Ashley’s popularity grew in the 1980s with the development of Interstate 526 and then again in the 1990s with the construction of the Glenn McConnell Parkway. Here, the public can enjoy a variety of amazing features. West Ashley’s style is a bit alternative and unique, making it a great place for those in search of a one-of-a-kind residence. Although the area’s ambiance is a major deciding factor for home buyers, there is also a plethora of history to be uncovered here.

A few historically rich places to visit include Middleton Place, Ashley Hall, and Magnolia Plantation. Visitors also enjoy day trips to Charles Towne Landing. If you’re more interested in shopping, historic Downtown Charleston is about a half an hour away. Downtown Charleston is well-known for its amazing architecture, shops, and restaurants. Here you will find City Market, where you can browse handmade art, clothes, jewelry, and more.

West Ashley offers the best of both worlds with its relaxed town feel and easy access to Downtown Charleston. This special town boasts some of the most amazing cuisine and street views in the area. West Ashley provides multiple conveniences, shops, and a plethora of history right at your fingertips. There has never been a better time to make this wonderful town the destination of your next home.

Latest West Ashley Properties

$795,000
5 Beds 4.5 Baths 22026537 MLS
Welcome home to 1759 Waterbrook Drive! Situated on a corner lot overlooking a pond in the beautifully master planned community of Carolina Bay, this 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath meticulously maintained, ONE STORY, mutigenerational home is a MUST SEE! The Sanford offers an open concept feel with a grand living space and an abundance of natural light! It is perfect for entertaining family and friends. It boasts DUAL MASTERS in the rear of the home. The main master ensuite has dual vanities and separate walk-in closets. The family room leads to the screened in porch where you can drink your morning coffee and enjoy the low country wildlife. The FROG can be used as a 5th bedroom, playroom or mancave as it offers a full bathroom and closet.This home has a variety of upgrades including: an extended (by 4 ft) garage and room above garage, beautifully built custom bookcases flanking the fireplace, upgraded windows, kitchen cabinets, appliances, and solar panels. Washer and Dryer convey. Carolina Bay is only minutes to hospitals, restaurants and shopping all while feeling tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city. This community offers a lovely three acre park, three pools, pavilions, a dog park, miles of walking trails and a kayak launch area. Come make Carolina Bay your very own special place to call home. Don't miss out on this one!

1759 Waterbrook Drive, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Roberta Reynolds () from Listing Office: Brand Name Real Estate.

$600,000
4 Beds 3.5 Baths 22026126 MLS
DRASTICALLY REDUCED!!! COME SEE THE BEAUTIFUL HOME BEFORE ITS TOO LATE - A Must-See Property at an INCREDIBLE VALUE . This well-maintained home which boasts a functional floor-plan featuring an owner's suite on the main floor, gourmet kitchen, 3 additional upstairs bedrooms with large closets and private bathrooms, an enormous upstairs loft area, an office/ flex room, and a screen porch. THIS HOME HAS IT ALL and is conveniently located in a NO HOA neighborhood just 6 miles from the 526 / Hwy 17 interchange making the drive to and from home incredibly easy. This elevated home with its open floor plan paired with tall ceilings, crown moldings, and large windows, which allow for tons of natural light is what living in Low Country Luxury is all about.The covered front porch welcomes you and your guest to sit and chat or come inside and make yourself at home. Just beyond the front door is the private entrance hall which leads you to the main living area. The main living area combines the kitchen, dining, and family room into one fluid living and entertaining space cultivating togetherness. The amazing kitchen includes lots of luxury features including an oversized island with seating, granite countertops, and a deep stainless-steel sink. There is a 4-burner glass stovetop, stainless steel built-in GE oven and microwave, a walk-in pantry, and a stylish tile backsplash making weeknight cooking a pleasure and entertaining a breeze. Live, Eat, and Gather...There's no doubt, you will be taken back as this floor plan lives large, yet is still extremely comfortable. Just beyond the living area is a charming screened porch that overlooks the private and large fenced backyard. The screen porch is sure to become a favorite spot to relax or entertain as it has wooded views, easily accessible from the kitchen, and quite large in size. The OWNERS SUITE IS ON THE MAIN FLOOR with a large walk-in closet. The gracious ensuite bathroom, includes a soaking tub, glass-enclosed tiled shower, granite countertops with dual vanity sinks, and a private water closet. Private access to the laundry room from the owner's suite also allows for easy daily laundry duties and household organization. The main floor also features a "flex" room by the entry. The double doors and custom trim moldings add stylish detail to the first impression of your home. Perfect to use as a private home office, studio, or formal dining room. Upstairs is home to three secondary bedrooms each with its own walk-in closets. Two of the bedrooms share a Jack-and-Jill style bathroom, with a separate vanity on each side of the bathroom giving the privilege of only having to share the shower and toilet. The third bedroom is situated with a bathroom of its own. To set this home apart there is the enormous upstairs loft space perfect for a boy's night, girl's night, kid's night, family night, game night, home school classroom, name it what you will, at 21'x14' it's big enough to suit all your needs! Now that we figured out this floor plan maximizes living within its square footage, let's talk about the garage and the yard. Raised construction allows for garage parking for 2-4 cars as well as plenty of storage for your recreational toys, workshop tools, and extra refrigerators. Without the fuss of an HOA you also can store boats, trailers, or RVs on your property, which is not only convenient, but also a huge cost savings. The large fenced backyard is an open canvas to build your own, patio, fire pit, outdoor kitchen, pool or playground. You will also love avoiding the back up and traffic delays getting onto Johns Island as James Bay Road is just 1.2 miles past Main Road making access to downtown, shopping, dining, and hospitals ultra-convenient. Marshfield Plantation is small NO HOA neighborhood, meaning living in this community is even more affordable as well as less intrusive. A $2,500 Lender Credit is available and will be applied towards the buyer's closing costs and pre-paids if the buyer chooses to use the seller's preferred lender. This credit is in addition to any negotiated seller concessions. Your attorney is and should be your choice. Please be sure to take the Matterport tour to see more details and get a better feeling of how nicely this floor plan lives. Be sure to look at recent neighboring property sales. At this price you will be getting instant equity.

3896 James Bay Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Kristin H Volpe () from Listing Office: Carolina One Real Estate.

$579,000
5 Beds 3 Baths 23001694 MLS
Spacious, light-filled, turn-key home with one of the most versatile floor plans offered in the popular Essex section of Carolina Bay (The Magnolia). Move right in and enjoy the fresh paint, hardwoods throughout, new light fixtures, granite countertops, and modern appliances. The first floor bedroom and bathroom can be used as a private guest suite or as a convenient home office. The coveted third floor space makes for a great playroom or 5th bedroom. Surrounded by protected conservation land in the front and back, you won't see many other homes from this property. The screen porch, easily accessible from the kitchen and private backyard and patio, is a wonderful place to entertain. This home is set apart from others with its pride of ownership and serene setting.Enjoy the camaraderie of Carolina Bay at the dog park, playgrounds, 3 pools, and food truck Fridays and events in the main park. The private pool exclusively for the Essex section of Carolina Bay is completely outfitted with fire pits and grills, and even an event building that can be rented by residents. Just beyond the Essex pool is a kayak launch with access to the Stono River. There are miles of double wide sidewalks throughout the area that lead to the public schools, the brand new public library, and even the West Ashley Greenway across the highway. This neighborhood has it all including easy access to Highway 17, 61, and 526 and the airport. Being so close to the hospital, this area rarely ever loses power. It also has AT&T Fiber Optic internet. The home and community are top of the line. Come see quickly!

2565 Rutherford Way, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Curry Smoak () from Listing Office: The Boulevard Company, LLC.

$559,000
3 Beds 3.5 Baths 23001037 MLS
Welcome to this beautifully maintained home that is tucked away on a quiet street at the end on a double cul-de-sac in the family friendly neighborhood of Hunt Club. Hunt Club has food trucks regularly at the pool. As you walk in the front door, you are greeted by a cozy sitting area with a wood-burning fireplace as well as a dining room that is separated by decorative columns. Double doors lead to a bonus room that could be used as an office or even a playroom. The recently painted kitchen features a double island with custom concrete countertops, stainless steel appliances, shiplap, beautiful backsplash, and tons of cabinet space. Off the kitchen is a nicely sized screened in porch that overlooks the large, fully fenced in backyard, with a sitting area made up of pavers around a firepit.There are also hardwood floors throughout the main living area. The large master bedroom is upstairs and features an ensuite bathroom with separate vanities, jetted tub, and stand up shower; tray ceiling, and a huge walk in closet. The other 2 spacious bedrooms are also upstairs and share a bathroom. Besides the tiled bathrooms and laundry room, the upstairs has beautiful newly installed laminate flooring. Downstairs you will find a bonus room that is currently used as a mancave. The bar is not attached so can be removed before closing if you prefer. This flex room can be used as a 4th bedroom, mother-in-law suite, or a playroom, among any other possibilities. It has a closet, full bathroom, and private access to the backyard. Off the garage is a massive storage closet. Other features include cement plank siding that was painted in 2022, newly replaced front steps, stained subflooring in the downstairs bonus room, and gutters on the front porch. Ring doorbell does not convey. Fire pit, TV mount in downstairs bonus room, and fridge in garage convey as-is. Come see your new beautiful home today before it's gone! PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS COMING SOON! If SF is important, please measure. All info herein is to the best of the sellers' and agent's knowledge.

1538 Gator Trak, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Beth Nelson-ratcliff () from Listing Office: Brand Name Real Estate.

$550,000
5 Beds 4.5 Baths 23001132 MLS
Beautiful 5 bedroom home overlooking pond in fabulous West Ashley location. Just a few of the many features of this Charleston Single style home include: Gleaming wood floors, smooth high ceilings and crown molding throughout the main level; Kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances including gas range, tiled backsplash, walk-in pantry, breakfast dining area and center island with bar seating; Family room with gas log fireplace; Separate formal dining room; Owners suite with tray ceiling, large walk-in closet, dual extended height vanity, garden tub with separate shower and a private balcony overlooking the ponds; Laundry room conveniently located on the 2nd floor; 3rd floor bonus room with dual closets and full bath is perfect for the 4th bedroom, office, play room or"Man Cave"; Covered patio accessed from back door leads to 2 car garage with large bedroom and bath above the garage that is perfect for a 5th bedroom or possible short term (Airbnb) or long term rental. Magnolia Bluff is a faulous community boasting walking trails, stocked ponds, community pavilion with outdoor fireplace for oyster roasts and parties, and a dock leading to tidal creek with spectacular views of the Marsh and Ashley River. Home can also be sold completely furnished (except for artwork).

2422 Lilytree Drive, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Donald Russell () from Listing Office: ChuckTown Homes Powered By Keller Williams.

$550,000
4 Beds 2.5 Baths 23000205 MLS
A gardner's dream with a great house attached! Located on a pond lot, this home has a backyard meant for enjoyment, but before that - let's talk about the inside. You'll enter into an open foyer with a study to the left, a soaring ceiling looking up the stairs, and a spacious dining room to the right. From the dining room you flow into the nicely appointed kitchen with white cabinets, tasteful gray granite, a double sink and quality appliances. This connects with a sunny breakfast area and in the back corner of the house is a powder room, access to the 2 car garage and the large downstairs laundry room. The den features a classical mantle/fireplace and wood floors (thoughout the downstairs). The sun room is amazing - just look at the pictures! This leads out to the back yard complete witha lemon tree, loquat, kumquat tree, fig tree and even includes raised garden beds, a garden bench and a kettle style fire pit that conveys. Peek over the fence and enjoy the pond and soothing fountain. Back inside and upstairs you'll find 3 sunny bedrooms, a generous hall bath, and a large primary bedroom suite complete with sitting area, great for a home office, or sewing corner and a crib. Whatever you need. It also features a large master bath with garden tub, shower and huge walk in closet. Did I mention the upgraded smart home control dimmers and switches. This one's nice - come see!

775 Hunt Club Run, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Nat Wallen () from Listing Office: EXP Realty LLC.

$550,000
0 Baths 22026144 MLS
Welcome home to the historic Bulow Plantation! This picturesque community dates back to the early 1800's and is the quintessential Lowcountry setting to build your dream home on the water. This 3+ acre lot has everything you could ask for and sits on Rantowles Creek. Prefer to spend a day out on the water around town? It's just a short boat ride to the Stono Ferry River and off to the Atlantic Ocean for you to bop around town by boat. The owner has done the heavy lifting and installed a short dock, floater, and boat lift for you to get out and enjoy the water while you finalize and build your dream home - no need to wait for delayed enjoyment and boat days! Sit and enjoy the dreamy sunsets as you watch the heron's fly and the dolphins swim all while you are surrounded by peace andserenity with over 250 acres beside you of conservation easement area. This means you will have privacy for years to come and keep your little slice of heaven untouched by additional development. Prefer to get out and exercise? Drop in your kayak on your own small tidal creek area or even fish off of your own dock and catch redfish, trout, sheepshead, and more. Bulow Plantation has a private gated entrance that is flanked with grand Live Oaks. You feel like you've stepped back into time to a little slice of Lowcountry heaven that has been untouched for centuries. The community features a community dock, a clubhouse "party barn" that was converted for your personal use, and an outdoor roasting pit that is ideal for Fall oyster roasts or holiday parties. The homesite has endless options for your dream design to capture the stunning water and marsh views, yet still wooded enough give you privacy and not see any neighbors. Picture yourself watching the sun rise over the marsh on your screen porch while you sip your coffee and breathe in the salt air to melt all your stress away. In the afternoon you can take a dip in your pool on a hot summer day and in the evening entertain your guests as the sun goes down and casts dream colors in the sky over the water - you truly will be the envy of all your friends! This desirable location is also close to all the action and comforts of every day life - you feel totally off the beaten path, yet are minutes to all your favorite grocery stores, shopping, dining, and more. An easy ride to downtown Charleston for dinner and shopping or to the airport to catch a flight out of town. Take an afternoon to enjoy the beaches at Seabrook or a round of golf out at Kiawah or Briars Creek. Not only does the community feature over 80+ acres of protected common area, but the The Lake House at Bulow is just across the street and is a part of Bulow County Park which is a part of Charleston County Parks with over 350+ acres of land that will be protected for years to come. Come see why this Lowcountry stunner is what you have been searching for and the perfect getaway spot for you to enjoy today!

1115 Bulow Point Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Jackie Moore () from Listing Office: Deseta Realty Group LLC.

$529,999
3 Beds 2.5 Baths 22025056 MLS
Just listed in the highly sought-after community of Carolina Bay! The open concept plan features gorgeous wood floors, neutral paint colors, crown moldings, and custom plantation shutters throughout the main living areas. The large family room with gas fireplace overlooking the kitchen creating the perfect space for entertaining and allows conversations with guests or family members while meals are being prepared. The kitchen features beautiful cabinetry along with granite countertops and a beautiful tile backsplash. Other features include a gas stove, stainless steel appliances, and pantry. Just off the kitchen there is open space that can accommodate a large table making it perfect for entertaining.Located to the front of the home is the formal dining room that allows additional spacfor larger gatherings. You will also find a flex room with a closet that could be used as the 4th bedroom, office, playroom or craft room. Also located on the main level just off the family room is the screen porch that leads you to the backyard and detached two car garage. Located upstairs is the primary suite that gives you direct access to the second story porch and features a beautiful trey ceiling, large walk-in closet, oversized walk-in shower, double bowl raised vanity and water closet. Also located upstairs you will find the secondary bedrooms, a full bathroom, a loft, and the laundry room. The Carolina Bay community offers pools, pavilions, and a beautiful community park. Located within minutes of the community, you will find retail and professional services to include shopping, grocery stores, restaurants, gas stations, physicians, and hospitals.

1849 Gammon Street, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Hannah Robinson () from Listing Office: ERA Wilder Realty Inc.

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