The Avondale neighborhood is located just 7 minutes from downtown Charleston and is located adjacent to the popular Byrnes Down neighborhood. Avondale and Byrnes Down are similar in that you will find that both are popular with young couples who enjoy customizing and renovating old brick homes. The location is perfect for those commuting to the Medical University of South Carolina and downtown Charleston. The majority of people who live in this neighborhood enjoy Avondale’s convenience to some of Charleston’s coolest shops, bars and restaurants.
You will find 1950’s one and two story, brick or aluminum-sided single family homes with large yards and old oak trees. If your preference is a smaller, older home, in a family friendly atmosphere with mature foliage then Avondale is for you!
LIVE (Home prices & proximity to everyday conveniences)
Avondale offers great opportunities for homebuyers, whether first time, looking to buy and then rent, or those interested in renovating an older home. Homes in the Avondale community are priced anywhere from the $170,000’s to over $500,000.
Harris Teeter – 0.5 mi
Earth Fare – 1.0 mi
Piggly Wiggly – 1.2 mi
Food Lion – 1.4 mi
Little Cricket – 0.2 mi
Exxon – 1.2 mi
Hess – 1.5 mi
Lighthouse Cleaners – 1.0 mi
Lyerly’s Cleaners – 1.1 mi
US Post Office – 1.0 mi
WORK (proximity to business centers, job locations, etc.)
Downtown Charleston – 3 mi
North Charleston – 5.9 mi – (approx. 10 min)
Summerville – 24.9 mi – (approx. 28 min)
Mt. Pleasant – 8.8 mi – (approx. 14 min)
PLAY (neighborhood restaurants, shopping and recreation)
Pearlz Oyster Bar – serving only the freshest seafood in a casual dining atmosphere.
The Roost Bar and Grille – The newest sports bar in Charleston. Also a University of South Carolina Gamecock hangout!
Al Di La – A Northern Italian Trattoria
Gene’s Haufbrau – A wide selection of bottled and draft beer, Gene’s is the ultimate neighborhood bar.
Triangle Char and Bar – Grass-fed Beef Burgers & Cold drinks.
Avondale Wine and Cheese – People swear by this place. It’s where you can find artisinal cheeses and wine.
Earthfare – The healthy Supermarket. Pick up a healthy dinner here before heading home!
St.Andrews Center – 0.5 mi – local shopping with Steinmart and Tuesday Morning,
Citadel Mall – 3.5 mi – A mall with almost everything you need.
Parks & Attractions:
Bike to the West Ashley Bikeway or walk the neighborhood, both very good options for exercise!
Public Schools for Byrnes Down & Avondale are St. Andrews Elementary, West Ashley Middle School, and West Ashley High School.
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AVONDALE HOMES FOR SALE
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