Contemporary Coastal Style

When architecture and design are streamlined, it allows a home’s inhabitants to focus on what’s most beautiful and essential in life. A gorgeous, serene new home on Fish Tale Island masters this discipline. The 4,500-square-foot house is one of seven homes in the private Daniel Island enclave. It has expansive views of Beresford Creek, a […]

Having It All

Once you pass through the electronic security gate and meander down a winding driveway under a canopy of mature oak trees, you’ll discover a one-of-a-kind estate on revered Daniel Island. Uniquely situated on two combined lots and privately enclosed with custom brick columns and wrought-iron fencing, the stately home boasts what many of us now crave […]

Private Island Retreat

If there weren’t an abundance of saw palmettos out the window, you might think you were in Bali or the jungles of Costa Rica. This is a home that forges new paths for Lowcountry architecture and design. With a guest compound and yoga studio, it’s more accurate to call this property a retreat, and so we […]

BUILT FOR LIFE

Situated on Rathall Creek in Mount Pleasant, this coastal vernacular home provides flexible living space and plenty of entertaining options for empty nesters. Exposed steel stringers and 4-inch-thick white oak treads bring a contemporary, youthful vibe to the entire house. hen a mount pleasant couple found themselves facing an imminent empty nest, they decided to […]

LIGHT HOUSE

Set on the 18th fairway of the river course at Kiawah Island, this unique home is designed to maximize the verdant golf course and river views, and all the benefits of abundant natural daylight. With four bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths and a guesthouse, the 4,500-square-foot home is right-sized for a family of four. Designed by Chad […]

RIVER RETREAT

IT’S HARD TO FIND A MORE SPECTACULAR SETTING than the Wando River in Mount Pleasant, and this newly built, three-story home by Naramore Construction, situated on a secluded peninsula, takes full advantage of its serene surroundings and open land. “Everywhere you turn, you get an incredible view,” says Zac Naramore, a second-generation homebuilder who co-owns […]

HOME BY THE SEA

WE GET TO SEE A LOT OF BEAUTIFUL HOUSES TOGETHER, you and I. But we’ve not seen anything like this. Today, we’re standing in the kitchen of a new beachfront home on the Isle of Palms. The first thing that comes to mind are the words of historian Axel Munthe when he built his iconic […]

FUTURE PERFECT

WHEN DRS. LAURA AND KEVIN SHULER bought their Old Village home from his parents, they faced a tough decision. The home was designed by renowned architect W.G. Clark, so it had some sentimental and historical value. The problem was, the Shulers and their two sons and pets were quickly outgrowing it, and they wanted more […]