With some of West Ashley’s most affordable homes with prices starting in the upper $100s, Grand Oaks Plantation is also one of the area’s largest communities - with 11 different neighborhoods. About 10 miles west of downtown Charleston, traditional style homes and townhomes here range in size from around 1,200 square feet to more than 2,800. Ideal for homebuyers looking to start a family, raise a family or retire, the community features a number of great amenities and is just a couple of miles away from the Shadowmoss Plantation Golf Club.
Amenities include community pools, play parks and a clubhouse. Additionally, the city of Charleston recently completed the 25-acre-plus are Bees Landing Recreation Center in the development that features tennis courts, basketball courts, baseball and soccer fields and one of the area’s best gyms with very attractively priced memberships.
The center also hosts a number of free and low cost events, camps and life enrichment courses throughout the year. Less than a half hour’s drive from historic Charleston, residents can easily take in the museums, galleries, shops and restaurants found there. It’s also less than 20 miles to Folly Beach and less than 30 miles to the beaches on Sullivan’s Island and the Isle of Palms.