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MLS Listings Data

Total Listings:263
Average Price:$1,907,603
Highest Listing Price:$18,000,000
Average Days On Market:128
Average Price/SqFt:$682
Charleston SC Waterfront Homes For Sale currently has two hundred and sixty-three (263) for sale on MLS. Charleston SC Waterfront Homes For Sale listings have an average sales price of $1,907,603 ranging in price from $180,000 to $18,000,000. The average sq ft home size of Charleston SC Waterfront Homes For Sale Charleston SC is 2,796 square feet. The largest property for sale is 10,712 sqft and smallest 0 sqft. View property listings for sale by price, street, subdivision, age, property type, location, features, size, and listing date, and time on MLS with an of 128 days on the market.

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Welcome to 1 King St~ The Fort Sumter House~ which was formerly Charleston's First Waterfront Hotel. Step into Unit 104 and you will quickly discover where elegance and functionality meet in this meticulously curated one-bedroom, two-bathroom condominium. There is no need to do anything but move in. The spacious living area is adorned with custom built-in bookcases, adding a touch of sophistication and providing the perfect showcase for your favorite books or cherished decor pieces. Beyond the living space lies a recently upgraded kitchen, featuring brand new custom cabinets crafted to optimize storage and organization, there are can lights that dim depending on your mood, bright, sleek quartz counter tops, a farm house sink and stainless appliances. The entire design is classy while exuding modern style. Upstairs is the large Main bedroom with room for a King bed, side tables and dresser. It also has custom cabinets, a large walk in closet, a desk/study area and a spa-like shower. Some additional features include: Remote blinds on both large windows as well as a remote blind on the front door, Off street gated parking, pool, fitness room, Concierge, Grand Lobby commercial grade laundry facility(this unit has its own washer and dryer), LOW monthly regime fee, and original molding and trim. This unit has been completely renovated with a thoughtful design and careful attention to detail. This property is located in the Heart of Charleston's historic district and this unit (104) is zoned both Commercial/residential and could be a Live/Work. One can enjoy easy access to the city's cultural landmarks, culinary delights, theaters, performances and all the city has to offer making this condo the quintessential blend of historic charm and contemporary luxury. Whether for primary living, second home or a pied-e-terre, you will not be disappointed! Schedule your appointment today.
View details Beds - 1 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1124
Rare opportunity to own a beautiful one of a kind home on the Lake in desirable Ashborough on the Ashley River. This immaculate home has great style, 4 large bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and filled with warm natural light. The front porch welcomes you inside to richly colored hardwood floors throughout the downstairs in the family room, den with coffee/tea bar, kitchen and dining room. Elegant quartz countertops and large island, custom lighting, a stove flanked by natural brick, and incredible water views make the kitchen a wonderful place to gather and practice your culinary skills using fresh veggies from your raised garden beds and greenhouse. The master suite and bathroom are simply amazing. The huge bathroom has dual vanities, river rock and custom tile shower, and a relaxing deepsoaking tub with incredible lake views. Entertain and enjoy time with family and friends grilling out, kayaking and fishing from your backyard, or watching the sunset from your hot tub. The neighborhood has a refreshing swimming pool, and swim team for this kids. There is also the 96 acre Mayfield Park and nature preserve with a playground, hiking trails, full court basketball court, soccer field, picnic shelters and campsites. Conveniently located close to grocery stores, parks, shopping, restaurants, boat landings, and in the desireable DD2 School district. This home is in excellent condition and has been completely re-piped including the main line to the street and a new tankless water heater. In 2022 it received a new roof and facia boards, new exterior paint, and new carpet upstairs. New windows and french doors in 2020. Pride of ownership shows, so make your appointment today to see all the fine details for yourself in person before it's gone! (Interior Photos available 2/27).
View details Beds - 4 Baths - 2 Sqft - 2650
Updated, two bedroom, two and a half bath townhouse overlooking Cap Sams Creek with ocean views! This beautiful waterside setting is a haven for those who enjoy southern exposure, the natural beauty of the tidal creek and the quietude of Seabrook Island with ocean breezes and ample viewing opportunities for the abundant wildlife. This villa has been updated throughout and offers an inverted floor plan ideal for taking advantage of the breathtaking views. Both en suite bedrooms are on the first floor with the primary bedroom enjoying a private porch overlooking the water and an updated bathroom. Upstairs are the living areas. Fully equipped kitchen with stainless appliances, granite counters and tile backsplash, an open living/dining room with vaulted ceilings, powder room and awonderful screened porch. The screened porch is the perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning, a beverage at the end of the day, a quiet retreat to read a good book or just a place to sit and watch the dolphins come and go in the creek. One car carport with a storage area behind the garage door. The space is ideal for storing beach and fishing gear, bikes and other sporting equipment. The community pool, crabbing dock and kayak launch are only a short walk away. Villa is sold furnished with personal items excluded and all appliances convey. Residents of Seabrook Island enjoy living in a serene, natural, private ocean-side community with ultimate security, world-class amenities and a life of social and sporting abundance. Amenities include two championship golf courses- Willard Byrd designed Ocean Winds and Robert Trent Jones, Sr. designed Crooked Oaks-, a tournament grade tennis center, pickle ball courts, full-service equestrian center, fitness and aquatics complex, long unspoiled beaches, a seasonal variety of indoor and outdoor dining venues for lunch, dinner and your own private events of any size. Also located on the island proper are Freshfields Village and Bohicket Marina. Located between Seabrook Island and Kiawah Island, Freshfields Village is an impressive spot for shopping, fine and casual dining, convenient services and family-friendly outdoor events. Bohicket Marina is a full-service marina with 200 wet slips, 114 dry storage slips, a quaint market and wonderful restaurants and shops. Contribution to capital within P.U.D. upon the initial sale and resale is 1/2 of 1% of the sale price. Buyer responsible for a $250 transfer fee at closing. Purchase also requires membership to the Seabrook Island Club.
View details Beds - 2 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1232
Welcome home to this beautiful second floor End unit at the Reverie on the Ashley! Whether you are looking for a great primary home or a vacation home on deepwater in Charleston, come check out this luxury condo on the Ashley River in a gated community. This move-in ready 3 bedroom/2 bath unit has wonderful nature views and some water views. The owner has taken great care of this home, and it shows in this wonderful open floor plan unit. Reverie on the Ashley offers high end finishes - Gourmet kitchen with a 6 burner gas stove, custom cabinetry, granite and quartz countertops, travertine (stone) backsplash, and a new dishwasher. You will love the beautiful Australian cypress floors throughout with 10' smooth ceilings, 8' doors, and generous crown molding and wainscoting.The Primary bedroom is spacious with a wonderful balcony facing the river. Because it is an end unit, it offers lots of natural light. A main feature of the Primary suite is the walk-in custom closet with built-in dresser, a desk and shoe rack. The bath boasts both a spa tub and a tile shower. The unit also has two bedrooms at the front of the condo away from the Primary bedroom for privacy. One of the bedrooms with a Juliet balcony has custom built-in bookshelves. This would make a wonderful office, reading room or bedroom. Elevator access and 1 covered parking space with additional outdoor parking. Deepwater boat slips are available for purchase from the developer. And the location is fabulous and convenient to downtown Charleston, the airport, hospitals, doctors, shopping and dining! The Reverie on the Ashley offers wonderful amenities with an amazing pool, club house, beautiful landscaping, gazebo, sitting area with firepit, dock and marina. HOA includes Comcast Cable TV/internet package, water/sewer, Exterior insurance including Flood insurance, Exterior building maintenance, pool on the water, 2 BBQ areas, garbage pick-up, and maintenance of all common areas. These luxury condos were built with concrete and steel so super quiet. Come see this hidden jewel nestled on the Ashley River!
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1754
On the marsh with a shared dock, this quaint dwelling is currently 2 bedrooms and 2 baths but can be enlarged to include a 2nd floor. The plan has already received town approval, and the enlarged rear deck has already been constructed. The current price is ''as-is'', but adding the 2nd floor could be negotiated, or you can just build it yourself on your timetable. This property is part of a condo regime which gives you exclusive use of approximately 11,000 sq ft of yard (1/4 acre). There is a 2 car garage plus a workshop/storage area on the ground level. You may also install a pool. This is the least expensive marshfront property on the island and is a gem in the rough.
View details Beds - 2 Baths - 2 Sqft - 1076
Charming 4 bedroom 2 bath brick ranch on tidal creek with dock, located in one of Charleston's most beloved neighborhoods and only 2 traffic lights to historic downtown Charleston! Brand new metal roof in 2023. Large secluded back yard updated with huge new wooden deck and newly framed dock. Wood floors found throughout most of the living areas, spacious kitchen with granite counters. Additional features include large unfinished attic space above the dining room, kitchen and garage for ample storage space and a split system HVAC unit which was installed in 2016 for added energy efficiency. Within walking distance the West Ashley Greenway, a 10.5-mile hiking and bike trail that starts at the South Windermere Shopping Center and stretches to John's Island. Kids can walk to St. Andrew'sSchool of Math & Science, which is a highly rated public school. Grades Pre-K, K-5 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1.
View details Beds - 4 Baths - 2 Sqft - 2032
Beautiful spot on James Island looking over Folly Beach and Morris Island Light House. Great for fishing, kayaking, paddle-boarding. There is a great boat house with storage and a covered area/porch. The porch leads right onto the dock. Next to the dock is a boat launch. This backyard is very large, plenty of room for any project that the new owner could dream up. The view this home affords the new owner is beautiful. If a new home was built here the views would be unmatched to any in all of Charleston. This location is also only 5 mins to Folly Beach and 15 mins at the most to downtown Charleston. Shopping is only 5 mins away also. The home is in need of a major repair. It would be up to the buyer to either a large renovation or removing the home and building another on the lot.
View details Beds - 3 Baths - 1 Sqft - 2209
Well maintained one-story, 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home on cul de sac with beautiful pond views in the highly desired neighborhood of Seaside Farms. Seaside Farms is as close as you can get to the Isle of Palms without living on the island! You'll also enjoy all of the conveniences of ''Downtown Seaside'' including tons of shopping and dining options. The Parkway Plan is one of the most desirable floor plans in the neighborhood. Enter the home through the foyer. The formal dining room is to your left and straight ahead you'll find the open-concept family room and eat-in kitchen. The kitchen features tile flooring, granite countertops, tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar, and eat-in area. The family room has a fireplace and hardwood flooring. A wall of windows and a divided light door at the back of the family room overlook the sunroom and the back yard and pond beyond. The large primary suite features a beautifully updated bathroom with tile flooring, walls, and shower; custom cabinetry; and dual sinks. The primary is on the left side of the house overlooking the pond, and the other 3 bedrooms are on the right. 2 of those bedrooms share 1 bath and the other is an en suite. There is also a separate powder room off of the main living area. Other recent improvements and upgrades include new roof 2024, new garage door 2023, new hot water heater 2021, HVAC 5 years old, mini-split in sunroom 3-4 years old, double ovens and electric cooktop, prewired for surround sound, garage was extended an additional 4 ft, extra wide driveway, and rebuilt stairway to front door.
View details Beds - 4 Baths - 3 Sqft - 2827
WATERFRONT, TURN-KEY & STUNNING SUNSETS! Welcome to 1790 Bergenfield Rd., a subdivision that is a hidden gem in Park West and WATERFRONT! With amazing water views and gorgeous Lowcountry sunsets this house is the perfect place to live a relaxing vacation type lifestyle. It's never been easier to jump on your boat right from your own dock to head out on a short or day long excursion! Experience the joy of no more trailing or pulling your boat out of the water each time! Watch the tide and boats soar by daily from one of the three screened porches all with a different flair! This bright and airy costal vibe property was completely and tastefully renovated from top to bottom in 2021-2022! From the new gorgeous light wide plank wood floors to the expanded kitchen with oversized island,new quartz countertops, and a truly phenomenal master suite this home is one that you don't want to miss!! With exceptional detail and design this property will wow you at every turn. Downstairs this home features heavy moldings and shiplap, designer tile, beamed kitchen ceilings, coffee bar, upgraded light fixtures, custom walk in closets, 10 ft ceilings, newly designed fireplace, an added wet bar, lower level bedroom or dual master, newly wallpapered formal dining room, new stair case with cable details, designer punch walls, a Built-in Murphy bed for guests, bookcases and much more! Upstairs some notable feature areas include the spacious master bedroom with new hardwood floors, Ample walk in custom designed closet for all of your wardrobe organizational needs. The spa like ensuite bath is designed to help you relax and unwind. It includes a giant soaker tub, rainfall shower head and multiple jets, all in a giant wet room design. The beautiful upper level screen porch area right off the master suite provides a peaceful place to enjoy morning coffee and take In the outdoor landscape from a birds eye view overlooking Toomer Creek. Upstairs there are two additional generously sized bedrooms with custom walk-in closets joined by another fully updated bath, with a glass enclosed shower, gold accents, custom furniture sink, marble tile, and a shiplap feature wall. Upon entering the main garage level there is a large drop zone designed for organization and functionality. The completed lower level room has a coastal apartment design, heavy molding details, punch wall, slider closet doors, a full den with buiit-in bookcase, a full bath with fully enclosed glass shower, furniture sink and exquisite tile details. The lower level also has its own screened porch, a private oasis to take a dip in the hot tub or enjoy the daily changing scenery over the marsh. The fully fenced in backyard also is an incredibly low maintenance addition and has high quality turf installed to keep the yard looking fabulous and green year round! Spend your time boating and not in the yard! The attention to detail and care put into this home is one of a kind, schedule your showing today, this property won't last long!! This property is zoned to the Award winning schools in Mount Pleasant and includes amenities such as a recreation department, Pickle ball courts, Tennis Courts, Indoor Pool, Lap Pool, Neighborhood Swim team, jogging trails, playgrounds and much more! ** Please note, the Listing agent is the owner of this property.
View details Beds - 5 Baths - 4 Sqft - 3866

– For more affordable waterfront homes in South Carolina try looking at Columbia SC lakefront properties, Greenville SC waterfront homes, or homes on intracoastal waterway Myrtle Beach SC.


Waterfront homes and beachfront properties in Charleston, SC offer residents a unique and idyllic living experience, blending the charm of historic architecture with the serenity of coastal living. Owning a waterfront home in Charleston provides not only breathtaking views but also access to a range of water-related activities and a lifestyle that seamlessly integrates nature and culture.

Charleston’s waterfront real estate encompasses various types of properties, each offering distinct advantages and characteristics. Beachfront homes, located along the Atlantic coastline, boast direct access to sandy shores and panoramic ocean views. These properties often feature private beaches, providing an exclusive retreat for residents to relax and enjoy the coastal ambiance.

Waterfront homes along the numerous rivers and tidal creeks in Charleston, such as the Ashley River, Cooper River, and Wando River, offer a different but equally enchanting experience. These properties often come with private docks, allowing residents to indulge in boating, fishing, and other water activities right from their doorstep. The expansive marshlands add to the picturesque setting, providing a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts. While most of the waterfront real estate will be found closer to the ocean, there are plenty of homes on Lake Marion and Lake Moultrie the two lakes just an hour from Charleston. 

Charleston also boasts historic waterfront properties, with some homes dating back centuries. These homes often reflect the city’s rich architectural heritage, featuring traditional Southern designs that have been meticulously preserved or renovated to meet modern standards. Living in a historic waterfront home provides a unique connection to the region’s past while enjoying contemporary amenities.

The lifestyle of owning a waterfront home in the Charleston SC area goes beyond the physical attributes of the property. Residents enjoy a relaxed pace of life, with opportunities for boating, kayaking, paddleboarding, and other water-based activities readily available. The culinary scene is also influenced by the coastal location, offering fresh seafood and a vibrant culinary culture.

However, owning a waterfront property also comes with considerations such as maintenance challenges related to exposure to saltwater and potential flooding risks. Homeowners must be aware of these factors and take necessary precautions to protect their investments.

In conclusion, waterfront homes in Charleston, SC, offer a lifestyle that seamlessly blends natural beauty with cultural richness. Whether overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, nestled along riverbanks, or residing in a historic property, owning a waterfront home in Charleston provides a unique and highly coveted living experience.

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