Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty - West Ashley

West Ashley


West Ashley is located west of Downtown Charleston and across the Ashley River. One of the early suburban developments in the area, West Ashley offers a number of historic neighborhoods built in the mid-20th century. You’ll find many West Ashley real estate properties are moderately priced, often brick homes on ample sized lots (some on water with marsh views).

View Properties for Sale

The Byrnes Down neighborhood is a popular spot for first-time home buyers, featuring small homes with large yards and ancient oaks. Old Windermere and South Windermere, just across the Ashley River bridge, are historic neighborhoods with smaller homes as well while The Crescent is a large neighborhood boasting large lots and a mixture of newer homes with ample square footage alongside more traditional one and two-level homes.

Historic Living Across the River

West Ashley is a bustling area and new places are becoming more popular every day. Right now, the area boasts popular shopping centers for every appetite as well as a newly revamped Avondale area that has a unique mix of bars and restaurants. The town is home to the original Charles Towne landing site in the 17th century, the magnificent Magnolia Gardens, and some of the most well-known plantations in the South. When you own a piece of West Ashley real estate property, you’ll always find something to do.