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Why you'd want to live in Johns Island

Johns Island SC is an excellent place to find beautiful and affordable homes along the Atlantic Coast and Inland waterways. If you're interested in buying a home that is near a big city, but far enough away to feel secluded then this real estate market is perfect for you. If you don't already know all about Johns Island, don't worry you're not alone. Despite being the 4th largest island on the American East Coast and the largest island in South Carolina, surprisingly few people have heard of it or taken the time to visit. Once you see the beautiful stretch of land for yourself you'll wonder how you went your life without living here! There are many Johns Island neighborhoods and homes for sale and each of them is different from the next. You will quickly find that Johns Island has an array of neighborhood and options to help you find your dream home! The location makes it a great escape from the fast-paced city life in other parts of the country, but at the same time, Charleston isn't too far away if you're aching for that metropolitan touch. If you're a fan of wildlife, whether just to observe or to hunt, then you'll also be a fan of Johns Island. It's home to vast amounts of some pretty unique and varied wildlife. There are hunting and fishing reserves. You're almost guaranteed to view some spectacular wildlife each and every day on Johns Island. It is home to several species of birds, including turkeys, owls, ducks, osprey, hawks, and even bald eagles. There are also deer, bobcats, and wild hogs. Did I mention the water? In the waters, you'll find shellfish as well as dolphin and some of the best inshore fishing on the East Coast for redfish, trout and flounder. Johns Island is a slice of paradise!

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Johns Island Real Estate

$5,995,000
6 Beds 9 Baths 22014191 MLS Ravens Bluff SubDv. Active Status
Back on market, sale of buyers home fell through. Come see Black Pond. A magnificent Georgian-style estate on 14-acres designed to maximize the breathtaking views of the waterway and marshes. Upon entry to the property from Chisolm Road, the privacy gate leads you through acres of spectacular oak trees laden with Spanish moss setting the scene for the entrance to the Georgian masterpiece. On one side of the property is a fully stocked saltwater pond, known as Black Pond, the namesake for the property. Designed by the owner with the help of Atelier Architects, and built by Jack Burton in 1999; Black Pond's intended use was for multiple generations to live and enjoy life comfortably, together. The outstanding quality of construction and materials used throughout the home is evident. The dramatic 2-story entrance provides an immediate view of the water and marshes and includes a beautifully designed circular staircase. The floors throughout are recently refinished antique heart-pine sourced from an old southern home. The generously proportioned formal dining room is on your left and the solid mahogany library on your right; both designed with entertaining in mind. Walk straight through the foyer to panoramic views of your infinity pool and spa and New Cut Creek, which provides easy access to the Stono River. Black Pond's design provides for maximum living flexibility. There are two separate main bedroom suites on either side of the home; each with a full gourmet kitchen and living rooms to accommodate life under one roof. The upstairs living room is more casual, and designed to be a secondary space for family gatherings and entertaining. Features include a stone hearth fireplace, vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, antiqued pine cabinetry and some of the Lowcountry's finest views. The solid mahogany library serves as a bar, home office and game-room. From the foyer leading in, there are wood panels that open up to the bar, perfect for nights when the bar is being used and guests can enjoy access from two areas. Outdoor living includes immaculate landscaping, generous outdoor entertainment, dining and gathering spaces set around the infinity pool and spa. Features include a built in refrigerator, sink and gas grill and a striking stone fireplace. It is a short walk to the boardwalk and dock with easy deep-water access to the Stono River. An elevator provides easy access to all three stories from the hidden four car garage/ basement level. The fully furnished basement is perfect for game or movie night; with a gorgeous custom built wine cellar and adds additional square footage. Chisolm Road is a 10-mile loop on Johns Island. Black Pond is located in the Raven's Bluff subdivision; just miles from Charleston peninsula. Black Pond is the last deep-water dock on the new cut creek, so there is very little boat traffic. The dock was originally built to be shared, but is exclusive to Black Pond. All of the modern conveniences with timelessness and old Charleston charm; take a visit to the land of no worries before it's too late.

5150 Chisolm Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Maison Real Estate.

$4,200,000
4 Beds 2 Baths 21032478 MLS Active Status
Rare, turnkey equestrian estate of 81.7 pristine acres nestled in the stunning Lowcountry. An oak-lined private drive delivers you to a truly secluded natural oasis just 10 minutes from Downtown, James Island, and West Ashley. Many notable improvements make this an ideal property for the weekend rider or seasoned equestrian professional. Featuring a large, newly renovated cinderblock barn with six custom oversized stalls, two with Comfort Stall flooring, a slab floor, tack room, very large drive-in storage area, feed room, and hot/cold-water washing station. The barn has heating and air conditioning and a separate system to heat and cool the tack room. A second four-stall barn has an attached two bedroom and two bathroom fully renovated cottage for a full-time trainer or weekend guests. Four lush pastures and a professionally leveled and lighted dressage ring have also been added to the property. The main house is a four bedroom, two bath log cabin, built overlooking the two-acre stocked pond, perfect for cooling down pets on a hot summer afternoon or to just wet a fishing line. The main house features an open floor plan and wood-burning fireplace, and is perfect for either a weekend getaway or full-time use. The large bay windows off the living room overlook the main pastures allowing you to watch your horses, or the many deer and turkeys living here while you enjoy your morning coffee in front of the fireplace. No expense has been spared in transforming this place into a premier equestrian property with over 80 acres of conserved natural sea island beauty! The only way to fully appreciate such a grand and unique property offering is to experience it in person.

3002 Plow Ground Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Carriage Properties Llc.

$3,950,000
6 Beds 7 Baths 22015709 MLS Auld Reeckie SubDv. Active Status
Have you ever had that one friend that ALWAYS helped you to remember thegood times and great memories? Or, the PERFECT pair of boots that wereALWAYS fashionable, whether you were dressed up or dressed down. Or,maybe your favorite pair of jeans...the ones that are ALWAYS both classic andcomfortable? If so, then you already know a little bit about 2690 Cotton GinRoad. Travel down the oak lined drive (total acreage is just under 10 acreswith fenced pastures on both sides) towards the Main House with all of itstraditional southern charm...the main house (over 3800 sqft, 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths and a guest house with over1100 sqft, 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths) Cotton Ginencompasses all of the elements that make the Lowcountry sospecial...Abbapoola Creek front living (complete The Abbapoola leads out to the Stono River and is just a short boatride to Kiawah, Folly Beach and even scenic downtown Charleston. This estate is the perfect combination of traditional southern charm and classic farmhouse chic (main house over 3800 sqft, 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths and a guest house with over1100 sqft, 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths). Other notable attributes to this Southern gem is an approximate 120' dock complete with a pier head, water/electric, a substantial floater, and a 5000lb lift in 2019, draping oaks over the water frontage, pastures planted with Bahia grass, a small 2 stall barn, a "seafood" deck perfect for your roasts or boils with outdoor sink, a front lawn that has seen both tremendous parties and even the occasional skeet shoot (there really is an area used as a skeet range on the side acreage!). The property consists of 2 TMS #s which allows for both the quiet, serenity of Johns Island AND a home with a well thought out floor plan for entertaining family and friends (approximately 2000 square feet of porches/decks!). The exterior ground level is composed of handmade brick from the Old Charleston Brick Company. The other 2 levels and the guest house are sided with Hardi-plank siding and trim. This beautiful home and guest house have a standing seamed metal roof and are graced with well over 1000 sq ft of porches and covered decks (keeping with the beautiful Lowcountry theme, the home even uses "oyster tabby" for much of its exterior hardscape). The ground floor of the main house includes a 2 car garage, a kitchen (complete with an antique farm sink and heart pine cabinetry that is repurposed wood from an the old Charleston downtown fire station, a Techwood countertop 2 burner plate, microwave, icemaker and a wine fridge), a bathroom with a shower , a living room/playroom/dining room and an additional room that is currently used as storage...the perfect mother in law suite!. Traveling up the interior steps (the main living area which is on the 2nd floor can also be accessed from several exterior stairways) you will find a fantastic combination of old southern charm and up to date conveniences (note the built-in "coat tree" made from an antique water trough by the front door). The family room has a vaulted ceiling, wood floors, a double gas fireplace (fronting both the family room and the kitchen) surrounded by old Charleston brick, and a full bar topped by flooring from an old bowling alley (don't miss the timber beam shelves connected by antique window weights!). Hurricane rated sliders (all of the windows and sliding doors are Simonton Windows and are INCREDIBLY sturdy and hurricane rated) lead out to an extra wide, covered porch looking out thru the canopy of southern oaks and the waters of Abbapoola Creek (there is a full porch on the pasture side of the home as well). As you turn the corner, you find yourself in the exceptionally large dining/kitchen combo...just beautiful! All of the custom heart pine cabinetry throughout the kitchen and the adjacent "baking" kitchen was repurposed from an old farmhouse from Prosperity, SC (much of the wood that adorns the walls, hearths and cabinetry throughout the home has been reclaimed from around the Southeast and made custom for this home by a master crafstman...an old barn in the Upstate here, a massive cypress timber found in the Stono from the 1800's there. The kitchen has a large dining area that can easily seat 12, a huge kitchen island (just over 50 sqft. topped with beautiful honed quartzite), lots of storage, all appliances are top of the line Viking and include gas cooktop, a steamer oven, and an oversized column fridge and freezer. The adjacent "baking kitchen" has a double oven, additional dishwasher, a warming drawer, loads of storage/pantry space, three desk/workstation areas that close to hide contents(great area for the kids to do their homework and include charging stations in each desk), a pet feeding and watering station, and a fantastic laundry room. The kitchen/dining room ceilings are beadboard and tongue in groove. On the other side of the family room is the master bedroom complete with a Custom double shower, separate toilet room, double vanities and nice walk in closet. Adjoining the master is an extra room currently being used as an office/"man room" (but could easily be a study, nursery, or an additional closet) with its own deck! This room has pine tongue and groove walls and heart pine floors. Upstairs you will find 3 additional bedrooms all of ample size and 2 full baths. Throughout the main and 3rd floors, you will find solid wood plantation shutters and the first floor has wood plantation blinds! Next door you will find the guest house that can easily sleep 6 and comes with 1.5 baths (the downstairs bath has a really cool sink top that is made from petrified wood), a complete kitchen with a GE appliance package, a farm sink a washer/dryer, pantry with sliding barn doors, an electric FP and a living area. On the other side of the guest house is a great workshop with plenty of outlets/power for all of your projects. The guest house has its own HVAC unit. Heck, there is even a large outdoor shower! Additional improvements of note: a commercial Cummings propane generator (according to the homeowner, it can power the entire estate for days!), extra insulation throughout the attic and home), both the home and the guest house are completely alarmed. Upgraded septic system, additional tank and pump system installed in 2021 and only 5 minutes from the CHARLESTON Executive Airport. Come experience what living the Lowcountry lifestyle is all about!

2690 Cotton Gin Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Carolina One Real Estate.

$2,595,000
5 Beds 4 Baths 22014906 MLS Stono Pointe SubDv. Active Status
Come discover TRUE deep water and luxurious privacy at Stono Pointe on this 1.23 acre estate studded with grand oaks, immaculate landscaping, and Stono River views. After a day of fishing or cruising, toss your boat up on the 12,000 lb lift and come cool off in your saltwater pool. If sailing is your fancy, tie up with ease knowing you have 16ft of water at low tide at your private floating dock. There is a short shared walkway and a neighborhood causeway that lead directly to your yard - you can drive or golf cart on this causeway too! Convenient to Charleston, Stono Pointe is an exceptional neighborhood for families or empty nesters alike. There are so few neighborhoods in Charleston that feature lots of this size that have maintained their natural charm and character with ancient oaks and generous privacy buffers. the property is protected from development on all sides: James Island County park to the east, conservation easement to the south, and Burden Creek basin to the north, and the entire neighborhood to the west. The extra bonus of this shoreline is that it overlooks the eat and faces James Island County Park - no docks just across the river or other homes in your view - simply mother nature at her finest. Birds, dolphins, and sea breezes will be your evening entertainment. This 3,685 square foot Cedar sided home truly offers the best of quiet living and convenience. 5 bedrooms and 4 full baths leave plenty of room for your family or guests, 2 living spaces offer expansive views of the river, and not included in the square footage is a conditioned gym space and extra full bath for the gym and pool. The updated kitchen features a Wolf Gas Range among many other desirable features to include an oversized island, river views, and an eat in kitchen. Heart pine floors dazzle the eyes, and 2 fireplaces make each living space have a unique cozy atmosphere. There is a formal dining room just off the kitchen. The large master is also on the main floor, and it offers an enormous en suite bathroom, dual walk in closets, outside access, and impeccable views of a sweeping bend in the Stono River. You'll also find another full bath and guest suite on this floor. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms (or 2 and a media or office space) with another full bath. Each room is extremely spacious, has the same incredible views, and offers great storage. Off of the center room there is access to a top level deck that overlooks the river and pristine natural landscape on property and beyond. Working on that beach body? There is a finished space in the garage currently being used as a gym with a full bath that also serves as a bathroom and shower for the pool area. You will find a workshop downstairs as well. Other features include a neighborhood tennis and pickle ball court, lawn irrigation well, and perimeter pet fence. Many recent upgrades to speak to the loving maintenance of this home including a new roof, recent HVAC replacements, and recent drain field replacement. Showings by appointment only.

2410 Kemway Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Akers Ellis Real Estate Llc.

$2,200,000
5 Beds 5 Baths 22014197 MLS Ravens Bluff SubDv. Active Status
62 (sixty-two) acre wooded, tranquil homesite with a new construction 3800sft 5 bedroom, 4 full and 1 half bath main house, with separate 3-car garage that includes a 2 bedroom, 2 bath 930sft apartment located in Ravens Bluff subdivision, a land trusted protected subdivision, on scenic Johns Island. Enjoy a completely secluded homesite with wild turkey, deer and other wildlife roaming regularly throughout the property.Enter the main home from the full, covered front porch. The first floor includes primary bedroom, second bedroom, great room, separate dining room, kitchen with pantry, office, laundry, mudroom with drop zone and multiple covered porches. The primary bedroom looks out over the backyard and is ensuite with large bathroom that includes standing soaking tub, dual vanities and a magnificent, large walk-in shower, plus a large walk-in closet. The great room is located at the back of the house with expansive views of the wooded back yard past the covered back porch. There is an open dining room at the back of the house with access out to the covered porch. The kitchen features a large center island, scullery or butler pantry with cabinets, and additional storage pantry. Off the kitchen, there is a mudroom and laundry with a second covered porch that leads to the 3-car garage. Off the kitchen, opposite of the primary bedroom is a second first floor bedroom with ensuite bathroom. Heading up to the second floor of the main home there are an additional three bedrooms, two baths plus a game room. One bedroom has a private bath, while the other two bedrooms and game room are served by a hall access bathroom. Adjacent to the main house is the garage and apartment. The apartment is located above the 3-car garage and has an open concept living and kitchen, plus two bedrooms, two baths and space for storage. There is a land trust protected property which limits future development and disallows subdivision. This property is ideal for anyone seeking to support preservation of the unique ecosystem that Johns Island represents. Check Back for Progress Pictures as construction continues.

1451 Ravens Bluff Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Agentowned Charleston Group.

$1,961,000
4 Beds 4 Baths 21028996 MLS Johns Island SubDv. Active Status
Johns Island Beauty! Keep all 34+ acres together for a private paradise, or subdivide and sell the lots off. The custom home features 4200+ square feet of living space on 3 floors, charming covered front porch and double back porches. Head inside to discover a dramatic two story foyer, amazing hardwood floors, and great natural light. The formal living room has a fireplace and built-in cabinets and shelves and can be found to the left of the entry, and the formal dining room can be found to the right. The family room shares the other side of the living room fireplace and has built-in shelving and access to the porch. The kitchen has sleek black appliances, lots of cabinet space, an island with a breakfast bar, and an eat-in area. Head to the upper level to find the remarkable owner's suite with a fireplace, a walk-in closet, access to the porch, and an amazing en-suite bathroom with a gorgeous vanity, a jetted tub, and a step-in shower. Two additional bedrooms and a Jack n' Jill bath complete the upper level of this home. A three car garage with a living space with a full bathroom can be found on the ground level. This property is located 6.4 miles from the Limehouse Boat Landing, 6.7 miles from shopping and dining at Live Oak Square, 14.3 miles from downtown Charleston, and 17.6 miles from Beachwalker Park at Kiawah Island. This impressive property is one you shouldn't miss! TMS #221-00-00-013 and TMS #221-00-00-098 sold together. Also see MLS 21025817 and MLS 21028995

5331 Chisolm Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Matt O'Neill Real Estate.

$1,961,000
4 Beds 4 Baths 21025817 MLS Johns Island SubDv. Active Status
Johns Island Beauty! Keep all 34+ acres together for a private paradise, or subdivide and sell the lots off. The custom home features 4200+ square feet of living space on 3 floors, charming covered front porch and double back porches. Head inside to discover a dramatic two story foyer, amazing hardwood floors, and great natural light. The formal living room has a fireplace and built-in cabinets and shelves and can be found to the left of the entry, and the formal dining room can be found to the right. The family room shares the other side of the living room fireplace and has built-in shelving and access to the porch. The kitchen has sleek black appliances, lots of cabinet space, an island with a breakfast bar, and an eat-in area. and has built-in shelving and access to the porch. The kitchen has sleek black appliances, lots of cabinet space, an island with a breakfast bar, and an eat-in area. Head to the upper level to find the remarkable owner's suite with a fireplace, a walk-in closet, access to the porch, and an amazing en-suite bathroom with a gorgeous vanity, a jetted tub, and a step-in shower. Two additional bedrooms and a Jack n' Jill bath complete the upper level of this home. A three car garage with a living space with a full bathroom can be found on the ground level. The property is on high ground and has extensive drainage work in place to avoid flooding. This is the perfect place to bring your horses and start living the equestrian life of your dreams. This property is located 6.4 miles from the Limehouse Boat Landing, 6.7 miles from shopping and dining at Live Oak Square, 14.3 miles from downtown Charleston, and 17.6 miles from Beachwalker Park at Kiawah Island. This impressive property is one you shouldn't miss! TMS #221-00-00-013 and TMS #221-00-00-098 sold together. Also see MLS 21028995 and MLS 21028996

5331-1 Chisolm Road, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Matt O'Neill Real Estate.

$1,820,000
4 Beds 5 Baths 22000084 MLS Briars Creek SubDv. Active Status
This exclusive opportunity to build in the prestigious Briars Creek neighborhood is available to the very discerning buyer. Proposed construction includes 3,450 square feet of heated living space and 475 square feet of porches encompass the Charleston lifestyle ensuring stunning views are taken advantage of from most every room of your home, allowing outdoor and indoor living a part of every day life. Designed with today's family in mind, this open floor plan is perfect for families and entertaining guest. As you enter the front door, you will be greeted by an open floor plan. The first floor includes a private office, ideal for those who are now working from home, or a guest bedroom. The dining room flows beautifully into the well-appointed kitchen. Every detail has been thoughtfully planned in this entertainer's kitchen, a classy butler's pantry with ample storage, wine fridge, and a magnificent island. Off the kitchen, you will be impressed with the large and convenient mudroom/laundry room and custom designed dog wash area. The spacious living area will feature built-ins, a gas fireplace, and opens up to a dreamy covered porch and a raised dipping pool that overlooks a beautiful Low country natural landscape. The sun will set perfectly over your beautiful home. You won't want to miss even one sunset at Briars Creek. The first floor enviable master suite may be the best of all! This space features a grand walk-in closet, a luxurious master bath with a large walk-in shower, and soaking tub. On the second floor overlooking amazing views, you will find two additional bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. There is also a flex room that could easily be converted to a fourth bunk room for grandchildren, a media room or a second office if preferred. The spacious garage has room for two cars and a golf-cart or small boat. This beautiful resort like neighborhood with mature trees is perfect for those who appreciate peace and quiet, but like the convenience of an easy golf cart ride for members to dine at the clubhouse. Here you will enjoy beautiful views while unwinding on the elevated and spacious back porch of the clubhouse overlooking Briars Creek and the Kiawah River. The new owner will have the ability to customize finishes to their liking.4105 Nesting Egret Drive truly is the home of your dreams. Exclusively for Briars Creek residents is the option for a Briars Creek Club social membership privileges, or an Invitational golf membership. Members have the access to a deep water community dock behind the clubhouse, ideal for fishing, crabbing, or kayaking. Briar's Creek is located between downtown Charleston and Kiawah Island, South Carolina. Set on more than 800 acres of scenic Johns Island, this exclusive family retreat provides an unhurried upscale lifestyle and world-class golf with no tee times. Charleston was ranked the 'World's Best City' by readers of Travel + Leisure Magazine, and is only 20 minutes from Briar's Creek which provides the best golf experience in the low-country.

4105 Nesting Egret Drive, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Tabby Realty Llc.

$1,675,000
4 Beds 3 Baths 22007937 MLS Johns Island SubDv. Active Status
*** SELLER NOW OFFERING A $50,000 CONCESSION, AT CLOSING, TO BUILD YOUR DOCK!***Welcome to island living at it's finest. This property consists of 8 amazing acres, that happens to include a 2900 sqft custom elevated home. The private drive that is off of River Rd winds through about 5 acres of planted timber. When you reach the secluded homesite, you'll see the beautiful yard that rests on over 800' of water frontage on Hut Creek. Hut creek leads you to the Stono River, that takes you to the Atlantic ocean. Walking up the stairs, you'll notice the welcoming full covered front porch. Stepping inside, the first thing you notice are the hardwoods throughout the home. The soaring ceilings catch your eye and make this home feel larger than the 2900 sqft. On the right of the foyer is the separate dining area. There are 2 walls for your sideboard, china cabinet, etc. The lowcountry oyster chandelier conveys. From the foyer you can go straight into the grand room featuring soaring ceilings, gas fireplace, built-in bookcases, storage cabinets, and many windows to let the natural light in. Make sure you get a good look out the back at the sun deck, the salt water swimming pool (with water features,) the abundance of marsh, wildlife and Hut Creek. On the right side of the home is the spacious kitchen with an abundance of cabinetry, countertop space and eat in area. All appliances will convey, including the gas range, refrigerator (new 2017), built in microwave (new 2020), bosch dishwasher (new 2020). Off the kitchen is the nicely sized laundry area. Behind the kitchen was originally designed to be a screened porch, but the sellers opted to make this area into a keeping room. This area makes for a fantastic 2nd living area, breakfast room, office, study, etc! On the left side of the 1st floor is the master suite. Lots of windows and there is a separate entry way to the back deck. The master ensuite features dual vanities, a tiled shower with dual shower heads, large jacuzzi soaking tub and dual closets. Walking upstairs, you'll see 2 generously sized guest rooms and a guest bath. Make certain you see all the storage areas offered by this home. Finally upstairs, you'll see the second master suite with a huge walk in closet. There are a total of 3 bedrooms and 2 baths on the second floor. The home was designed to allow for an elevator to be installed, if needed. In the 5 car garage, there is room for ALL of the toys, work benches, tools, hobby items, surf boards, kayaks, trailers, 4 wheelers, etc! The seller has a dock permit in hand for a 4' wide, 288' long walkway, 8x10 fixed pierhead, 8x10 floating dock, boat lift and 20' gangway. The sellers also have 2 dock quotes of $55,000 and $95,000 to build the dock. The upstairs HVAC unit was replaced in 2021. Water heater in 2019. In 2021, the septic tank had a new drain field pump installed and the tank was pumped and cleaned. The structure is under a transferable termite bond. This property is located about 4 minutes to Johns Islands Executive Airport. 15 minutes to Kiawah. 20-25 minutes to downtown Charleston. Very close to all of Johns Islands new restaurants, shops, etc...

2700 Never No Drive, Johns Island

Listing courtesy of Carolina One Real Estate.