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
59 Properties Found.
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8 Savage Street

$725,000
MLS® #19021480

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 2146 SQ FT, 0.09 ACRES
Built in 1870
House

This Charleston Single is a spacious home South of Broad Street. Three bedrooms, three full baths, Formal Livin…

1 Council Street

$785,000
MLS® #19005931

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
4 BR, 1 BA, 3387 SQ FT, 0.06 ACRES
Built in 1971
House

PRICE ADJUSTED AND OWNER FINANCING AVAILABLE!!Unique property South of Broad from late 1800s! It has combined 1 …

164 Tradd Street

$875,000
MLS® #20006051

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
2 BR, 2 BA, 1605 SQ FT, 0.04 ACRES
Built in 1860
House

Built circa 1860, this recently renovated pied-a-terre is conveniently located South of Broad, just 3 blocks fro…

50 Gibbes Street

$989,000
MLS® #20007270

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 2114 SQ FT, 0.14 ACRES
Built in 1930
House

Ideally located South of Broad, impeccably maintained, & full of opportunity for its new owner, this property pr…

52 Gibbes Street

$995,000
MLS® #20001915

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 2 BA, 2166 SQ FT, 0.12 ACRES
Built in 1927
House

South of Broad home with roof deck, large yard, and parking for under $1 million! This 1927 gem features a stun…

8 Council Street

$1,025,000
MLS® #20001351

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
2 BR, 3 BA, 1418 SQ FT, 0.06 ACRES
Built in 1910
House

South of Broad sophistication! Elegant renovation of a classic Charleston single conveniently located in one of …

89 Tradd Street

$1,170,000
MLS® #20002939

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
2 BR, 3 BA, 1848 SQ FT, 0.04 ACRES
Built in 1910
House

This quaint, historic South of Broad home was built in 1910 and completely renovated in 2007. Its superior locat…

21 Limehouse Street

$1,199,000
MLS® #19018016

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 2210 SQ FT, 0.09 ACRES
Built in 1918
House

This stately South of Broad beauty on Limehouse St. is only 2 1/2 blocks from the Battery. With a broad sweepin…

21 Colonial Street

$1,250,000
MLS® #19003808

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
4 BR, 4 BA, 3575 SQ FT, 0.1 ACRES
Built in 1925
House

The 1920s charm of 21 Colonial Street is evident from the entry hall with its inlaid hardwood floors, fanlight o…

31 Savage Street

$1,250,000
MLS® #19017262

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
2 BR, 3 BA, 2440 SQ FT, 0.15 ACRES
Built in 1872
House

Enjoy the many splendors of this 1872 Greek Revival home complete with modern amenities. Bright sunny home. Hea…

19 Colonial Street

$1,250,000
MLS® #20007358

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
5 BR, 4 BA, 2890 SQ FT, 0.07 ACRES
Built in 1918
House

*MOVE IN READY*Lovely home on one of the loveliest streets South of Broad. Turn of the century elegance meets m…

3 Exchange Street

$1,295,000
MLS® #19021970

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
2 BR, 3 BA, 1680 SQ FT, 0.03 ACRES
Built in 1966
House

Free standing brick house built in 1966 by Fitzsimons. The 2 bedroom, 21/2 bath home is in excellent condition w…

20 Water Street

$1,395,000
MLS® #18009390

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 3 BA, 2021 SQ FT, 0.05 ACRES
Built in 1890
House

Beautiful renovation has been completed on this charming home tucked on back of lot away from street. Front gar…

150 Tradd Street

$1,395,000
MLS® #19026323

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
3 BR, 4 BA, 1899 SQ FT, 0.06 ACRES
Built in 1892
House

MOTIVATED SELLER.This is the perfect Historic turn key property South of Broad. Circa 1892 Totally gutted in 200…

193 Broad Street

$1,400,000
MLS® #19020939

South of Broad
Downtown Charleston, SC
4 BR, 3 BA, 3507 SQ FT, 0.17 ACRES
Built in 1910
House

PRICED BELOW APPRAISED VALUE! This is your Opportunity to Own an Incredible Victorian 4BR/3BA 2-Story Home in th…

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