Downtown Charleston Homes For Sale

About Downtown Charleston Homes For Sale

If you're looking to discover why Charleston is rated the number one city in the world by readers of Travel & Leisure Magazine, downtown Charleston (also known as The Peninsula) is where the magic begins. Horse-drawn carriages pass famed Charleston single-family homes on cobblestone roads south of Broad Street, while historic neighborhoods boast uptown living near the heart of downtown. Located between the ending points of the Ashley River and Copper River, this gorgeous waterfront community delights residents and visitors with colonial churches, unique restaurants, and breathtaking sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean. Downtown Charleston real estate is also something to marvel at, as historic row homes and mansions dating as far back as the 1700s mix with condos and traditional single-family homes from the 20th century.

Real Estate Statistics

  • Total Listings: 990
  • Average Price: $772,795
  • Highest Price: $13,999,000
  • Lowest Price: $1,195

You can find additional details on the spectacular downtown Charleston homes for sale further down the page, or you can browse our current listings.

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9 Bed • 16 Bath • 17,142 Sf • 1 Acres

$13,999,000

32 Legare Street, Charleston

Legare Street's Oldest Residence, Known Locally As ''the Sword Gate,'' Was Built Circa 1790-1803 And Is Located On High Ground In A High Ae Flood Z...

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Reduced 4%

5 Bed • 6 Bath • 7,800 Sf • 1 Acres

$12,499,000

29 Legare Street, Charleston

In One Of The Prettiest Cities, On One Of The City's Grandest Streets, On One Of The Largest Lots South Of Broad Sits The Reverend Paul Trapier Ger...

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2,338 Sf

$11,500,000

116 America Street, Charleston

Investors****this A Centrally Located Unique Block To Block List Of Properties Downtown Charleston** Mins From I-26, 526 And King Street, Aquarium...

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7 Bed • 9 Bath • 8,524 Sf

$9,995,000

69 Church Street, Charleston

69 Church Street Is One Of The Largest Pre-revolutionary Houses In The City, With A Grand Estate Lot Stretching Back To Ford's Court. Historically ...

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Reduced 10%

12 Bed • 13 Bath • 9,887 Sf

$7,495,000

117 Broad Street, Charleston

The Governor's House Inn, Also Known As The Laurens-rutledge House, Was Built In 1760 By James Laurens In The Georgian Style, And Sits On Nearly 1/...

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5 Bed • 6 Bath • 5,276 Sf

$6,450,000

17 Meeting Street, Charleston

If These Walls Could Talk. This Pristine C 1756 Charleston Single Stands Tall And Proud On The Corners Of Meeting And Lamboll Streets. This Private...

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6 Bed • 5 Bath • 6,644 Sf

$5,800,000

39 Meeting Street, Charleston

39 Meeting Street, Built For The St. Michael's Church Rectory C. 1766, Is A Truly Beautiful And Unique Property That Has Spanned Over Two And Half ...

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11,868 Sf

$5,450,000

31 Coming Street, Charleston

Great Location Next To The College Of Charleston Campus. All Four Properties (31 Coming, 29 Coming, 1 Montagu And 1-1/2 Montagu) Are Contiguous An...

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7,194 Sf

$4,999,900

49 Spring Street, Charleston

Post Sale Cap Is 7.2!portfolio Of Three Buildings. Units Renovated In 2019. Properties Are The Best Performing On The Peninsula Crushing Other Str ...

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5 Bed • 6 Bath • 5,928 Sf

$4,995,000

10 King Street, Charleston

Circa 1791, The Ingram-forrest House. Classic Charleston Single, Meticulously Restored And Offering The Very Best Of The Past And Present. Beautifu...

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3 Bed • 4 Bath • 4,389 Sf

$4,995,000

22 Elliott Street, Charleston

22 Elliott Street In Renowned South Of Broad. This Historic Property Has Been Meticulously Restored And Features Luxury Finishes While Maintaining ...

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4 Bed • 5 Bath • 5,029 Sf

$4,950,000

58 South Battery, Charleston

The John Blake House, Circa 1800, Is An L-shaped, Two And A Half Story Black Cypress And Heart Pine Frame Structure That Sits On A High Masonry Fou...

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Explore Downtown Charleston Real Estate

Due to Charleston's historic nature as one of America's oldest cities, the elegant architectural styles of many downtown Charleston homes for sale is truly a sight to behold. The most notable of these historic homes are the 13 colorful houses along East Bay Street, near Elliott Street. Known as Rainbow Row, these 18th-century masterpieces represent the largest cluster of Georgian row houses in the country.

The awe-inspiring historic homes don't end there, though. The downtown Charleston real estate market is filled with magnificent colonial-style homes near in the southern part of The Peninsula, as well as a plethora of homes that take on a variety of traditional architectural styles from centuries past. If you're looking for a luxury home, you'll love the marvelous Greek Revival and Italianate mansions at the high end of the market.

A wide range of charming 20th-century single-family homes and condos can also comprise the remainder of the market. These delightful homes combine the needs of both families and singles to create an amazing lifestyle in one of the most vibrant and charismatic communities in the United States!

Downtown Charleston Highlights

The magnificent downtown Charleston architecture doesn't end with the homes. From the Historic Charleston City Market to the numerous old churches, a stroll around The Peninsula is always an experience that will leave you with a smile on your face. You'll also love the stunning gardens, which prove the dazzling array of colors in the area aren't just limited to the homes on Rainbow Row.

American history buffs won't want to miss a visit to Fort Sumter, the site of the first battle of the Civil War. A ferry takes tour groups to the fort from the Liberty Square waterfront, right beside the Fort Sumter Museum.

Speaking of the waterfront, downtown Charleston boasts a number of beautiful parks with vast green spaces and walking trails along the shore. The harbor includes wharfs with breathtaking views of the ocean and the South Carolina Aquarium.

Downtown Charleston is also well known for its incredible restaurant and live theater scene. With delicious southern cuisine and theaters such as the exquisite Dock Street Theatre in the French Quarter, a night out in The Peninsula is sure to be a memorable experience.

Whether you're looking to buy or sell in downtown Charleston, you can achieve all your real estate goals by contacting the team at Reside Real Estate today!

The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Broker ReciprocitySM Program of the Charleston Trident Multiple Listing Service. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Reside Real Estate are marked with the Broker ReciprocitySM logo or the Broker ReciprocitySM thumbnail logo (a little black house) and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.

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