Wadmalaw Island - Charleston SC Real Estate

Wadmalaw Island is considered the most unspoiled of Charleston’s islands. While many Lowcountry islands such as Kiawah and Seabrook are “barrier islands” which are directly exposed to the ocean and fronted by sandy beaches, such is not the case with Wadmalaw Island or its close neighbor, John’s Island. Shielded from the Atlantic by their neighbors to the east and south, Wadmalaw and John’s Islands have remained stable through much of recorded history.

Bordered by the Bohicket River to the east and the North Edisto River to the west, Wadmalaw remains intensely rural, with farming the traditional occupation of many of its residents, both past and present. While fishing, crabbing and shrimping serve as pleasurable pastimes in many local communities, it is still a primary means of earning a living for a number of Wadmalaw's residents.

Along the island's southern tip lies Rockville, the charming picturesque hamlet that was featured in scenes from "Queen," a movie by Alex Haley. There are no stores or restaurants to speak of outside of Rockville, and hundreds of acres of the island’s woods and wetlands are protected from development. However, in recent years, some of the waterfront areas have become sparsely populated with magnificent upscale homes, many on estate-sized lots.

Each year, Wadmalaw hosts a Gullah festival of regional import, encompassing exhibits and demonstrations of traditional African-American arts and crafts like basket weaving.

Another point of interest is the Charleston Tea Plantation. The only tea plantation in America, it is home to plants descended from those that have been grown for more than 100 years in the Lowcountry. The plantation’s unusual heritage began in 1799 when a French botanist brought the first tea plants to Charleston, which were also the first in America. Wadmalaw provides the ideal conditions for tea growing – hot humid summers and sandy soils for good drainage. Recently purchased and renovated by Bigelow Tea, the Charleston Tae Plantation is open for tours.

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5850 Pecanetta Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Wadmalaw Island
Residential

MLS# 17032743 / Active
3 br, 2 ba, 1545 sqft

Don't miss this opportunity to own a home with Intercostal Waterway Views on Wadmalaw Island! This is the ideal family get away with a dock in plac... 

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$475,000
Provided courtesy of Carolina One Real Estate

1289 Martins Point Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Martins Point
Residential

MLS# 17032419 / Active
3 br, 3 ba, 1 half bath, 2622 sqft

Proposed construction for an elegant and timeless lowcountry home on a private 8+ waterfront lot in a pristine natural setting. Martins Point Plan... 

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$1,195,000
Provided courtesy of Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty

6125 Maybank Highway
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Rockville
Residential

MLS# 17032380 / Active
3 br, 3 ba, 3008 sqft

Nice secluded Large,brick ranch home 3 bedrooms,3 bathrooms built in 1992 and sits on 4.78 acres.Enjoy the beauty and peacefulness of country livin... 

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$425,000
Provided courtesy of Exit Realty Lowcountry Group

2477 Leadenwah Drive
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Wadmalaw Island
Residential

MLS# 17030688 / Active Contingent
3 br, 2 ba, 1200 sqft

Charming, updated home on 1.4 acres with a 2 car detached garage and apartment. This bright open home has so much to offer on desirable Wadmalaw I... 

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$250,000
Provided courtesy of Trademark Properties, Inc

1711 Yellow House Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Foxfire Farms
Residential

MLS# 17030062 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1520 sqft

Nestled on 2.3 acres of serene waterfront, 1711 Yellow House is the perfect retreat located only 30 minutes from Charleston. Enjoy spectacular suns... 

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$409,000
Provided courtesy of BH&G RE The Beach Company

2576 Cherry Point Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Wadmalaw Island
Residential

MLS# 17029746 / Active Contingent
3 br, 2 ba, 1216 sqft

Here's a great location to build the home of your dreams! This great lot is over 2.5 acres on beautiful Wadamalaw Island. Here you are just a short... 

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$90,000
Provided courtesy of Matt O'Neill Real Estate

5311 Peerless Drive
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Peerless
Residential

MLS# 17028989 / Active
5 br, 3 ba, 2612 sqft

Wow, great value - don't miss out!! Gorgeous Lowcountry home, PRICED BELOW APPRAISAL, nestled among live oaks, fruit trees & always flowering shrub... 

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$476,874
Provided courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Charleston

6158 Bears Bluff Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Residential

MLS# 17028673 / Active
3 br, 2 ba, 1 half bath, 1911 sqft

Country living with City convenience! This home offers the best of all worlds and properties like this are hard to find in Charleston! Only 20 minu... 

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$339,000
Provided courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

5608 Katy Hill Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Wadmalaw Island
Residential

MLS# 17028482 / Active
3 br, 2 ba, 2280 sqft

Beautiful home on 1.17 acres AND Vacant 1.2 acre lot! Have you been tirelessly searching for a property with privacy, Acreage and luxury? If so, TH... 

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$399,000
Reduced -$26,000
Provided courtesy of Trademark Properties, Inc

2059 Bentz Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Locust Grove
Residential

MLS# 17027874 / Active
5 br, 2 ba, 1 half bath, 2684 sqft

This is a spectacular retreat/home! This house has been used as a multi-family 2nd home. Children and adults have more than their share to do. Ther... 

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$649,000
Reduced -$26,000
Provided courtesy of Lois Lane Properties

1389 Polly Point Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Polly Point Plantation
Residential

MLS# 17027396 / Active
5 br, 4 ba, 1 half bath, 4773 sqft

Have you always wanted to live in a historic plantation on the water in Charleston? Equestrians are you looking for that perfect horse property? L... 

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$789,500
Provided courtesy of RE/Max Elite

2660 Cherry Point Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Cherry Point
Residential

MLS# 17024960 / Active
3 br, 2 ba, 1 half bath, 2628 sqft

Country Estate on 4.7 acres overlooking marsh. Marsh w kings grant. Beautiful Elegant Low Country Home. Additional 15 acres available. Raised- enjo... 

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$895,000
Provided courtesy of Mary Ann Meyers Charleston Realty Inc.

4869 Bears Bluff Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Residential

MLS# 17023581 / Active
3 br, 2 ba, 1 half bath, 2400 sqft

Charming Charleston Horse Farm. Something For Every Member Of The Family! Home-2400 sq ft 3 bed/2.5 bath with good bones, character and detail thro... 

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$540,000
Provided courtesy of LifeTree Real Estate, LLC

1952 Long Creek Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Longcreek Plantation
Residential

MLS# 17020255 / Active
3 br, 4 ba, 1 half bath, 4385 sqft

Welcome to 1952 Long Creek Road, an exquisite private retreat set on Wadmalaw Island in the exclusive gated community of Longcreek Plantation. This... 

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$2,595,000
Provided courtesy of William Means Real Estate, LLC

6755 Wilson Point Road
Johns Island, SC 29455
Residential

MLS# 17018144 / Active
5 br, 6 ba, 7200 sqft

This exquisite 7,200 square foot estate is perched on top of a sweeping bluff overlooking the Leadenwah Creek and the North Edisto River. The dock ... 

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$3,000,000
Reduced -$500,000
Provided courtesy of Handsome Properties, Inc.

2506 Grace Chapel Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Rockville
Residential

MLS# 17017451 / Active
4 br, 1 ba, 1 half bath, 2040 sqft

Historic home in the Village of Rockville. Stories from the village relate that this home was once just 3 bedrooms, but a second part of the home ... 

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$295,000
Reduced -$50,000
Provided courtesy of Carolina One Real Estate

6025 Bears Bluff Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Wadmalaw Island
Residential

MLS# 17016535 / Active Contingent
3 br, 1 ba, 306 sqft

Welcome to what you've been looking for. This sale consists of 2 parcels, 11.29 acres total, TMS 158-00-00-004 (5.5 acres with house on it) and TMS... 

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$275,000
Provided courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Charleston West Ashley

1356 Polly Point Rd
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Polly Point Plantation
Residential

MLS# 17016388 / Active
3 br, 3 ba, 1 half bath, 2883 sqft

Owner/seller is a SC real estate agent. Rare opportunity to acquire cleared waterfront property at this low price w/partially constructed elevated ... 

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$555,500
Provided courtesy of BHHS Southern Coast Real Estate

5920 Selkirk Plantation Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Selkirk Plantation
Residential

MLS# 17014130 / Active
4 br, 4 ba, 1 half bath, 4500 sqft

Spectacular waterfront property located on Leadenwah Creek. This fine property is in Selkirk Plantation on Wadmalaw Island and is two separate lot... 

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$3,650,000
Provided courtesy of Carriage Properties LLC

4843 Bears Bluff Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Residential

MLS# 17005638 / Active
5 br, 3 ba, 1 half bath, 4130 sqft

Agent/Owner presents Charleston Equestrian Property Offering Proximity, Privacy, Possibilities. Close to downtown, gated, high and dry, this turn k... 

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$1,150,000
Provided courtesy of LifeTree Real Estate, LLC

6556 Southmount Road
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
Rockville Woods
Residential

MLS# 17002339 / Active
4 br, 4 ba, 1 half bath, 3707 sqft

Secluded custom home with guest cottage nestled among live oaks along the marshes of Bohicket Creek. The property consists of 9.264 acres with 5.0... 

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$960,000
Provided courtesy of Holcombe Fair & Lane
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