Homes for Sale in West Ashley, Charleston, SC

Aptly named for its location directly west of the Charleston peninsula, West Ashley is one of the area’s largest and most south-after communities. It boasts a mix of large shopping centers and malls, as well as boutiques and professional services. It is also home to excellent schools and a wide range of residential neighborhoods, making West Ashley an ideal spot for families and young professionals.

HOME TO NUMEROUS SCHOOLS: West Ashley offers numerous schools and educational programming for students of all ages. Some of the area’s top-notch schools include Orange Grove Elementary, Ashley River Creative Arts, The Cooper School, and Addlestone Hebrew Academy.

BEAUTIFUL FEATURES AND AMENITIES: Exploring West Ashley, you’ll see spacious parks, unique playgrounds, together with recreation areas for volleyball, tennis, soccer, and basketball. There are also beautiful natural areas with views of the Ashley and Stono Rivers, where residents can sit and relax while catching fish. These beautiful recreation spots provide residents with various options to unwind.

ENDLESS COMMERCIAL AREAS: West Ashley is a highly urbanized community with tons of conveniences. With its move towards modernization, it started to incorporate more and more commercial businesses within its vicinity. Today, there are restaurants and coffee shops, shops and boutiques, shopping centers, and grocery stores. 

CONVENIENT LOCATION: West Ashley enjoys its location as one of the City of Charleston’s most convenient and accessible areas. Major streets and thoroughfares connect it with neighboring communities, making travel in and out of West Ashley quick and easy.

BEAUTIFUL MIX OF HOMES: Closer to downtown, older subdivisions offer a range from charming bungalows to executive retreats on marsh-lined creeks. Further west, newer subdivisions with homes, townhomes, and condos, and amenities like pools, parks, golf, and playgrounds draw a variety of residents.

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Latest homes for sale in West Ashley

56
Active

$6,900,000

46 Indigo Point Drive

Charleston, SC, 29407
Beds4Baths6SqFt6,910MLS#22011954
75
Active

$4,950,000

13 Johnson Road

Charleston, SC, 29407
Beds5Baths8SqFt8,180MLS#20021573
93
Active

$2,350,000

17 Guerard Road

Charleston, SC, 29407
Beds6Baths3SqFt3,688MLS#22003286
36
Active Contingent

$2,295,000

9 Guerard Road

Charleston, SC, 29407
Beds3Baths3SqFt2,815MLS#21029714
42
Active

$1,950,000

28 Broughton Road

Charleston, SC, 29407
Beds5Baths4SqFt3,150MLS#22004568
72
Active Contingent

$1,900,000

847 Colony Drive

Charleston, SC, 29407
Beds5Baths4SqFt3,947MLS#22010250
Homes for Sale in West Ashley

Need to Know Real Estate Facts About West Ashley

  • Homes for sale in West Ashley vary in style with many homes dating back to the mid-20th century in older, established neighborhoods.
  • New home construction is also available to suit today’s modern buyers. 
  • There are entry-level, mid-range, and luxury properties.
  • West Ashley homes range in price from $99,000 to $1.7 million. 
  • These houses have two to five bedrooms and one to five bathrooms. 
  • Square footages vary from 1,100 to 4,600 square feet,
  • Homesite sizes range from 0.15 to 0.43 acres. 
  • These properties cost $90 to $369 per square footage.
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West Ashley Map

West Ashley is a trendy mix of residential and commercial areas in the western part of Charleston, SC. This community is bordered by the Ashley River to the north and east, and the Stono River to the south. Residents of West Ashley can easily travel throughout the region via numerous roads that lead to all parts of Charleston, SC. The Mark Clark Expressway, Old Towne Road, Savannah Highway, and St. Andrews Boulevard are some of the main roads and highways in the area.

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Riverland Realty

Riverland Realty is a dedicated team of experienced real estate professionals with extensive experience working in Charleston, SC, and its surrounding communities. For any real estate-related inquiry whether it’s to buy or sell property in the region, our team is ready to help. Please feel free to contact us today for any questions you may have.

Meet the locals

Who Lives in West Ashley, South Carolina?

Population

140,476

Median Age

34.8

Median Household Income

$98,288

Households

55,889

Cost of Living Score

111.5

Residents with Bachelor's Degree

53.05%

Entertainment

Things to do in West Ashley

West Ashley Park

A large community park with athletic fields and courts, playgrounds, disk golf course, fishing pier, and more.

Middleton Place

A carefully preserved, national landmark and house museum on the banks of the Ashley River.

Charlestown Landing

A popular historic attraction that marks where English settlers first established the city of Charles Towne.

Charleston Fishing Excursions

A 10.5-mile walking, running, and biking trail that stretches across West Ashley.

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Schools in West Ashley

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