Deewees Island SC Real Estate

Dewees Island is often referred to as "a private oceanfront island retreat dedicated to environmental preservation." This statement sums up a philosophy that this community has managed to put into practice.

Accessible only by boat, Dewees Island is located just 12 miles north of Charleston. This environmentally sensitive, 1,206-acre barrier island has attracted national attention as model of sustainable development. Although the developers installed the usual underground telephone and power lines, the similarity to other island development projects stops there. Dewees five roads are not paved instead they are surfaced with crushed limestone. The developers also installed a complete recycling and composting system, as well as a central reverse osmosis water system that supplies all the island's drinking water.

Dewees Island's environmental covenants limit the number of homes to 150 ( 56 are complete), and cluster them in the most ecologically hardy areas. Builders must agree to follow a comprehensive set of design and construction guidelines that aim to ease the impact of construction on the island, as well as reduce the amount of energy and resources the island's homes use. Dewees Island Homes must remain surrounded by native vegetation, no lawns allowed and only 7,500 square feet of each lot can be disturbed by construction.

Houses are situated on lots that average about two acres. While there is no minimum size requirement, they cannot be larger than 5,000 square feet. Because Dewees Island is in a flood zone, all homes are elevated, and all feature some sort of water view.

Dewess Island has no gas stations, restaurants or grocery stores, and residents get around by golf cart or on foot. A ferry based at the Dewees Marina on the Isle of Palms, runs back and forth every half hour. Other island amenities include an environmental education center, a clubhouse, pool and two tennis courts, as well as a number of well-furnished guest accommodations.

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319 Pelican Flight Drive
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 16030975 / Active
4 br, 4 ba, 1 half bath, 3496 sqft

Oceanfront home on private island dedicated to nature and preservation. home is set back from the dunes with great views of beach and mature trees... 

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$1,500,000
Provided courtesy of Dunes Properties of Chas Inc

122 Lake Timicau Lane
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 16028567 / Active
4 br, 4 ba, 1 half bath, 3152 sqft

Breathtaking views of the marsh from this lowcountry beauty designed for luxurious comfort at the beach. wide front porches provide views of the m... 

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$1,325,000
Provided courtesy of Dunes Properties of Chas Inc

366 Pelican Flight Drive
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 16022073 / Active
4 br, 3 ba, 1 half bath, 3363 sqft

Architectural treehouse dedicated to green living awaits you on this private, pristine island. nestled into the maritime forest, right across from... 

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$650,000
Provided courtesy of Dunes Properties of Chas Inc

314 Old House Lane
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 16003653 / Active
4 br, 3 ba, 1 half bath, 2612 sqft

Barefoot elegance! all the bells and whistles can be found in this lovely 4 bedroom marshfront home on private dewees island. lovely gourmet kitche... 

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$735,000
Increase +$10,000
Provided courtesy of Dunes Properties of Chas Inc

263 Pelican Flight Drive
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 16003203 / Active
5 br, 4 ba, 1 half bath, 3844 sqft

Ten weeks....oceanfront....best of the best ...custon built home. wide sweeping views of wind swept dunes and atlantic ocean. on your own private... 

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$475,000
Provided courtesy of Carolina One Real Estate

262 Old House
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 16000775 / Active
3 br, 3 ba, 1 half bath, 2758 sqft

Half share in classic lowcountry cottage with the best porch in south carolina. fully furnished 3 bedroom home designed for relaxed living year-rou... 

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$350,000
Provided courtesy of Dunes Properties of Chas Inc

211 Pelican Flight Drive
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 16000398 / Active
5 br, 4 ba, 3236 sqft

Front beach on dewees island overlooking both the atlantic ocean and dewees inlet. this is a part ownership for 6 weeks a year. this home is one of... 

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$199,000
Provided courtesy of Handsome Properties, Inc.

391 Pelican Flight Drive
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 15014125 / Active
6 br, 4 ba, 2 half bath, 4586 sqft

Unique chance for 6 bedrooms on private dewees island with incredible views of marsh and ocean. separate guest suite with kitchen and living area. ... 

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$1,450,000
Provided courtesy of Dunes Properties of Chas Inc

326 Pelican Flight Drive
Dewees Island, SC 29451
Dewees Island
Residential

MLS# 15009898 / Active
3 br, 3 ba, 2242 sqft

3 bedroom cottage with loft and office on pristine dewees island. walk right across the street to a windswept beach where you are likely to be the... 

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$695,000
Provided courtesy of Dunes Properties of Chas Inc

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