Charleston SC Homes
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Charleston Metro Homes
Charleston is the oldest and second-largest city in South Carolina. Also, the county seat of Charleston County. Charleston is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. Maybe, the Inlet is formed by the confluence of the Ashley and Cooper Rivers. Moreover, the locals say, “where the Cooper and Ashley Rivers come together to form the Atlantic Ocean.”
Waterfront Vistas abound in Charleston area. Therefore, the many different types of waterfront homes are; Ocean front, River front, Marsh front, Tidal Creek, Lake front, Canals and Ricefields. Hence, click here to see what suits you.
Charleston SC Homes
City of Charleston Homes
Charleston South Carolina was founded in 1670. Most note worthy, is defined by its cobblestone streets, horse-drawn carriages and pastel pre-Civil-War-era houses. Further more, Fort Sumter, lies across the water. Notably, a Federal stronghold where the first shots of the Civil War rang out.
Goose Creek Homes
Established 1961 in Berkeley County. Also, home of the Naval Weapons Station. Meanwhile, in early colonial times, the term “Goose Creek men” was used for a group who settled a few miles north of Charleston. And, near a stream called Goose Creek, a tributary of the Cooper River. Moreover, they became leaders. And by the 1690’s many held offices in the colonial government.
The first settlement in Summerville began following the American Revolutionary War. Therefore, was referred to as Pineland Village in 1785. While, plantation owners, who resided in the Charleston area, developed the area. They came to Summerville to escape seasonal insects and swamp fever. Consequently, Summerville became an official town in 1847.
North Charleston Homes
Incorporated on June 12, 1972. And is the third largest city in South Carolina. North Charleston has a population of 108,304. In addition has current area of more than 76.6 square miles. Hence, North Charleston is one of the state’s major industrial centers. And is the state’s top city in gross retail sales.
Daniel Island Homes
Daniel Island is a 4,000-acre island located in the city of Charleston. Most noteworthy named after, the colonial governor, Robert Daniel. So, the island is situated between the Cooper and Wando Rivers. Meanwhile, as of July 2012 it is being developed as a master-planned community complete with residential neighborhoods, parks, trails, recreational amenities. Consequently, downtown is home to shops, restaurants, schools, churches and offices for businesses.
Mount Pleasant Homes
Mount Pleasant is a large suburban town in South Carolina. And Patriots Point is located at the foot of the Arthur Ravenel Bridge. Certainly, a naval and maritime museum. Also, home to the World War II aircraft carrier, USS Yorktown. Hence, a museum ship. Most importantly, the Ravenel Bridge is an eight-lane highway that was completed in 2005. Also, spans the Cooper River. More importantly links Mount Pleasant with the city of Charleston.
Moncks Corner Homes
Certainly, Moncks Corner is named for landowner, Thomas Monck. And dates back to 1728. Trademarked “Capital of Santee Cooper Country”. Moreover is a symbol of its abundant outdoor activities. For instance, horseback riding, hiking, water sports, boating and the best freshwater fishing in the South.
West Ashley Homes
West Ashley or as it’s more formally known, West of the Ashley. Also is one of the six distinct areas of the city of Charleston. Certainly, Ashley Hall Plantation, Magnolia Plantation, Middleton Place Plantation and The Charleston to Savannah Railroad are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
James Island Homes
Moreover, Island residents incorporated the Town of James Island on January 8, 1993. And the Town currently includes a population of 11,500. Furthermore, approximately 6,000 residents remain in unincorporated Charleston county. And 20,000 in the City of Charleston.
Johns Island Homes
First of all, Johns Island is the fourth largest island on the US east coast. Consequently, Johns Island is 84 square miles (220 km2). While, it has population of 14,000 people. In addition, was named after Saint John Parish in Barbados. They were first settlers to the island.