Avondale is a neighborhood in the heart of West Ashley located between Savannah Highway and Saint Andrews Boulevard. Avondale features 340 homes built in the 1940’s and 1950’s. Most of the community’s homes are single-family homes featuring either brick or aluminum siding, though there are a few newer homes and townhomes as well. Homes within the Avondale community offer a wide range of sizes and floor plans, with sizes ranging from 950 to 3,000 square feet. Most of the homes are only generously-sized lots with mature live oak trees
Often referred to as the “Designer District,” Avondale offers its residents easy access to a variety of amenities. These include the numerous shops and restaurants within the “downtown area” located at Magnolia Road and Savannah Highway. The community is also located conveniently near to the West Ashley public Boat Ramp, area beaches and downtown Charleston. The nearby West Ashley Greenway also offers opportunities to walk, jog or bike.