The Old Village
The Old Village Homes for Sale
Homes for Sale The Old Village
The Old village in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina is one of the oldest and friendliest waterfront communities in the area. This coastal neighborhood is a historic housing development center. It is arguably the most desired neighborhood for families, retirees and young working class citizens in all of the Mount Pleasant area. The Old Village envisions the true definition of a classic neighborhood.
It is located off Coleman Boulevard along Simmons Street in an area commonly referred to as Old Mount Pleasant. It stands bounded on either side by Shem Creek, Cove inlet and the Charleston Harbor. The Old Village features historic low country style homes that remain largely unchanged.
Its pioneer days were in the late 1800s and early 1900s with many of the original homes still standing. The residents thrive on the sentimentality of the house’s architecture although they have undergone restoration to bring them up to par with modern urban styles. The neighborhood is conveniently located on the eastern side of the Charleston Harbor and it overlooks the Charleston Historic District.
It is minutes away from downtown Charleston where residents can enjoy museums, theatres, shopping complexes and exquisite restaurants. Moreover, they can also enjoy walking, jogging or biking across the Pitt Street Bridge. The Old Village offers numerous amenities such as community parks, shops, beautiful beaches, churches and gathering spaces.
The Mount Pleasant Shem Creek area is within walking distance offering waterfront shopping facilities and restaurants. The area has a high ranking public school system that includes the Mt Pleasant Academy, Moultrie Middle School and the acclaimed Wando High School. Several hotel facilities are available such as the Old Village Inn and Old Village Post house; a bed and breakfast with a restaurant.
The Pitt Street Pharmacy and the new East Cooper Hospital offer the residents of Old Village with adequate medical facilities. With its close proximity to Mt Pleasant Memorial Water Park, Sullivan’s Island and Remley’s Point Public Boat Ramp, it is no wonder why this quaint neighborhood is highly coveted.
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