The Elms community comprises of almost 200 acres of land and consists of condos, garden homes and single family homes. Started in 1987 by Summerville Homes The Elms of Charleston currently was built out by Ryland Homes and contains 325 residences. All homes offer single-level living with master bedrooms on the first floor. The community was designed so that most homes are on cul-de-sac streets insuring low traffic in the community. Homes in the community were designed with active adults in mind and provide a low-maintenance lifestyle to residents.
Located across the street from Trident Regional Medical Center and next to Charleston Southern University as well as just a few minutes from the interstate (I-26), this community is centrally located in the middle of the Charleston region. Residents enjoy the close proximity to the coastal beaches and culture of downtown Charleston and regularly plan day trips with friends and neighbors. Golfers will enjoy the numerous championship courses in the area that are open nearly all year round. The nearby Francis Marion National Forest provides residents with a great place to go for a hike or just enjoy nature.
The community is gated and all lawns & common areas are maintained by management. Optional services such as exterior repair of properties, building insurance, roof reserves can be purchased at an additional fee and are subject to change.
There is a club house as well as a pool, library, tennis courts, croquet courts, shuffle board courts, lawn bowling, game rooms, horseshoe pits, lounge, fitness and aerobic exercise programs, fishing lake, and transportation to grocery shopping (scheduled) and a full-time resident services director is on staff. For more information, please contact Bob Brennaman: 843-323-8277
The Elms is located about 20 minutes to Historic