South of Broad Homes in Downtown Charleston

south of broad overlooking charleston harbor

South of Broad is perhaps the most prestigious – the most sought after – neighborhood in all of Charleston. This prized section of Downtown Charleston includes some of the most photographed homes and public buildings such as Rainbow Row, the Battery, White Point Gardens, the Old Exchange and Provost building, and St. Michael's Church. South of Broad also includes the popular addresses of Tradd Street, lower King Street, and East Bay which feature stunning architecture and coveted historic homes. South of Broad runs from one of the main commercial avenues – Broad Street – to the southern tip of the peninsula where homes overlook the Charleston Harbor. With the exception of its northern boundary, Broad Street, this section is mostly residential. Although it’s not centrally located, residents can still walk to some of the best restaurants and shopping in Downtown Charleston. Located on Broad Street you’ll find the Oak Steakhouse as well as Fast and French. Within a few blocks north of Broad Street you can walk to Magnolia’s, High Cotton, Cypress, S.N.O.B., and Amen Street Fish and Raw Bar.

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With a rich history dating back to the early 1700’s, South of Broad boasts a long list of important figures who have socialized within its quarters – Teddy Roosevelt, George Trenholm, and Robert E. Lee. The circa 1772 Heyward-Washington House located on Church Street was home to one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Heyward, Jr. Also, George Washington stayed there in 1791 during his tour of the nation as President. This home is one of four homes open to the public for tours in South of Broad. The Edmondston-Alston House is the only home on the Battery that is available to the public. The Nathaniel Russell House on Meeting Street is best known for the free-floating staircase that extends throughout the center of this three story home. It was built in 1808 and is the southernmost point of Charleston's famous Museum Mile. The most impressive of these four homes is the Calhoun Mansion. With over 24,000 square feet, this is the largest home in Charleston and features a 90-foot cupola, beautiful piazzas, and Tiffany lighting.

Real Estate in South of Broad

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South of Broad has seen a steady demand from home buyers for decades because of its prime location, unbeatable waterfront views, magnificent homes, and – simply put – its cachet. As a result, South of Broad has become one of the most expensive neighborhoods in Charleston, with prices extending up to the $20 million plus range. However, the median price for a house in South of Broad is about $1.5 million. BBC Travel has recognized South of Broad as one of the “Top 10 Most Beautiful Neighborhoods in America.” With homes dating from the early to mid 1700’s, this neighborhood is ideal for buyers seeking the most impressive historic homes in SC.

Homes Currently for Sale in South of Broad:

Price, Low to High
38 Properties Found.
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9 Lamboll Street

$775,000
MLS® #17002866

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
1 BR, 1 BA, 1072 SQ FT, 0.02 ACRES
Built in 1810
House

CHARMING HISTORIC HOME IN PERFECT SOUTH OF BROAD LOCATION ON LITTLE LAMBOLL. MOVE IN CONDITION WITH OFF STREET P…

28 Savage Street

$925,000
MLS® #17027518

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 1860 SQ FT, 0.05 ACRES
Built in 1880
House

Charming Charleston Single with fenced brick courtyard, updated kitchen and bathrooms. Large rooms with high ce…

Photo of Listing #17028296

40 Gibbes Street

$995,000
MLS® #17028296

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 1858 SQ FT, 0.09 ACRES
Built in 1927
House

Charming brick home located South of Broad in Downtown Charleston! Situated on a quiet street on a high lot just…

Photo of Listing #17031363

8 Chisolm Street

$1,049,500
MLS® #17031363

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 1736 SQ FT, 0.05 ACRES
Built in 1928
House

Circa 1928 and totally restored in 2007. House is bright with lots of windows, high ceilings, heart pine floors,…

59 Legare Street

$1,149,000
MLS® #17016887

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
2 BR, 4 BA, 1800 SQ FT
Built in 1900
House

Circa 1900. Charming 2/3 bedroom Charleston single style home with private gate for added security. Renovations …

E - 9 Meeting Street

$1,295,000
MLS® #17017123

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
2 BR, 3 BA, 1780 SQ FT
Built in 1700
House

Charming 2 BR / 2.5 BA carriage house with private sunny patio and Charleston brick garden courtyard. Circa 1700…

167 Tradd Street

$1,395,000
MLS® #17021124

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
4 BR, 5 BA, 3518 SQ FT, 0.17 ACRES
Built in 1888
House

This beautiful 1888 historic home is a traditional Charleston Single home with all the charm and character you w…

38 Legare Street

$1,495,000
MLS® #17029449

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 2840 SQ FT, 0.11 ACRES
Built in 1867
House

South of Broad Charleston single house with great bones ready to renovate to your personal tastes and needs. Out…

13 Logan Street

$1,500,000
MLS® #17014466

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
4 BR, 4 BA, 3765 SQ FT, 0.18 ACRES
Built in 1865
House

Historic 1865 Home. One of the original homes on street. Walk to Battery. Best Location. Onsite Parking&Room for…

44 Savage Street

$1,560,000
MLS® #17030097

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
5 BR, 4 BA, 3160 SQ FT, 0.11 ACRES
Built in 1870
House

Built in 1870 and renovation near completion, this home has a traditional style with many updated features inclu…

4 Rutledge Avenue

$1,595,000
MLS® #15026065

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
6 BR, 6 BA, 5250 SQ FT, 0.11 ACRES
Built in 1902
House

Circa 1902. Great, unique investment on large (5250 sqft) three story Victorian home that has five apartments. T…

16 Water Street

$1,595,000
MLS® #17027492

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 2284 SQ FT
Built in 1815
House

Beautifully restored, sun-filled, circa 1815 home loaded with historic details and in mint condition. The owners…

38 S Battery Street

$1,649,000
MLS® #17004971

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
4 BR, 4 BA, 3135 SQ FT, 0.07 ACRES
Built in 1895
House

Great location, steps from White Point garden with views of the garden and Charleston Harbor. A distinguishing …

140 Tradd Street

$1,695,000
MLS® #16028644

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
4 BR, 4 BA, 3222 SQ FT, 0.1 ACRES
Built in 1904
House

Relax on one of the double front porches while listening to the chiming of the many nearby church bells. This ho…

142 Tradd Street

$1,695,000
MLS® #17004603

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 4 BA, 3851 SQ FT, 0.14 ACRES
Built in 1870
House

Own a piece of Charleston history. Beautiful stucco circa 1870 home located on beautiful historic Tradd Street …

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