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Real Estate Marketplace: Million Dollar Dream Homes

Looking to live in luxury? LOCAL Life is offering readers an exclusive passport to the most exquisite and unique real estate listings available in the Lowcountry. Here are 13 homes you are sure to love.

We feel these luxury properties — located in Beaufort, Spanish Wells, Port Royal Plantation, Bluffton, Forest Beach, Sea Pines, Spring Island, Colleton River and Hilton Head Plantation  — are the epitome of opulence. We’re calling this section the Real Estate Marketplace.

If you are looking to purchase an amazing Lowcountry home, these 13 properties should be at the top of your list.

312 Bamberg Drive

The live oak laden entrance to Belfair Plantation may invoke one of the most moving reactions that individuals ever encounter in their search for a community to call home. And…the offering of 312 Bamberg Dr. to the market at this price could arguably be considered one of the best values currently available within any gated golf-centric community in the Lowcountry. Moreover, while the quality found throughout the home is unparalleled, the views across the 3 holes of Tom Fazio’s East Course are backdropped with sweeping vistas of the Colleton River in the distance; resulting in a setting that is every bit as idyllic as the home. $1,350,000

Catherine Donaldson | Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty | 843.338.2069

200 Spring Island Drive

This is not a home or house, this property is an estate which is hidden on 5.73 acres with total privacy. The perfect estate that will give you the freedom you deserve to relax and enjoy the fabulous array of amenities. With 13,000 SF fitness center, 1200 acres of nature preserve, golf, tennis, art, equestrian, shooting, hunting and fishing. A separate guest house for entertaining with 3 plus bedrooms to give guests their own experience to enjoy the beautiful setting. $2,900,000

Jim Livingston | 843.812.9399 |

52 Hearthwood, Sea Pines

Truly open concept with fantastic living, dining & kitchen space flowing to the screened porch overlooking a beautiful lagoon & private backyard oasis with large pool & spa. 1st floor master suite, all guest bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, the 5th bedroom is extra large bonus space. All upgraded finishes including lovely wood & stone flooring, granite counters, stainless appliances, sound system, a wall of built ins & wet bar flank the fireplace. Step inside & feel the welcoming & peaceful nature of this special home.  $1,499,000

Linda Frank | 843.422.6230 |

60 Widewater Road, Spanish Wells

Fully updated home offering a fabulous view of Broad Creek and Palmetto Bay Marina, with extensive living space all on one level. Key features include beautiful wide plank heartwood floors, a detached 1 bedroom apartment, dock, large pool, a casita or studio and extensive storage. In total, this home has 5 bedrooms, 6 1/2 baths and over 7,500 sq feet of outdoor living space. The outdoor entertainment areas include two covered lanais, a large bar and pool.  $1,450,000

Maureen Houston | 843.384.5868 | [email protected]

129 Dune Lane, North Forest Beach

Oceanfront 7 bedrooms, 7 baths and 2 half baths. Gourmet kitchen plus upper and lower living areas. Features elevator and private pool with spa. Exquisitely furnished with sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean. Complete exterior renovations in 2017 including complete stucco replacement. New windows and doors throughout with high impact resistant tinted glass.   $3,995,000

Bill Haley | 843.689.3044 | [email protected]

6 Planters Row, Port Royal Plantation, 2nd Row Ocean

Renovated & expanded in 2017, with all new plumbing, electric, HVAC, windows, appliances, fixtures, trim, paint, flooring, baths, cabinetry, roofing, hard coat stucco, enlarged composite back deck. 4 bedrooms+ den/office/flex room(5th BR), 5 full baths, all ensuite, plus powder room. 3 Master Suites. Excellent location with direct beach path at the back of the homesite. Great room style architecture with kitchen open to dining areas, family room, & living room.  $1,595,000

David Carroll | 843.384.8111 |

95 Inverness Drive, Colleton River

Two acre sanctuary on the marshes of the Colleton River with two award-wining golf courses just minutes away. Master suite with dressing room, fireplace and reading porch. Beautiful guest suite, Media room, Gourmet kitchen complete with butler’s pantry, double island. Large great room with timeless tabby gas fireplace, beamed ceiling and expansive windows taking full view of the 270 degree marsh views. Huge screened sleeping porch that truly brings the outside in.  $2,650,000

Charlotte Stringer | 843.540.0675  |

6 Juniper Lane, South Forest Beach, 3rd Row Ocean

Listen to the Surf in this meticulously cared for 2004 home, featuring 5 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths on the Beach Walk. Outstanding craftsmanship with Travertine in the living areas & carpeting in the bedrooms. Features include a First & Second Floor Master, both with tiled walk in showers & jacuzzi tubs. The 2nd floor master has a private balcony overlooking the pool with an Ocean View. All the bedrooms are en suite. SS & Granite Kitchen w/walk in pantry. Rentals approx 100k/yr  $1,600,000

Tracy Dayton | 843.686.4000 |

1 Sea Oak Lane, Forest Beach

This second row home features wrap around porches, a screened in porch, covered porches and sun decks. Walk out the front door to the beach pathway and out the back deck to the over-sized private pool. Meticulously maintained and recently updated inside with new furnishings. Five big bedroom suites make this a perfect second home dream, rental machine or primary residence! Peek-a-boo views to the beach from the front porch.  $1,499,000

Robbie Bunting | 843.341.4801 |

1936 South Beach Villa

The best priced South Beach Club Villa on the Market. Prestigious 5th floor penthouse (only 4 offered) with amazing views of the Calibogue Sound. 4 bedrooms & 4.5 baths to include a spacious Master Suite, Open Kitchen/Family Room, Dining area, fireplace, crown moulding, den, 4 balconies, and a private elevator. Enjoy one of the few villa complexes to have a parking garage, secured lobby, swimming pool, and private boardwalk to beach. “Mint” condition.  $1,399,000

Becky Herman | 843.301.3355 | Monica Davis | 843.384.4473 |

37 Brams Point Road, Spanish Wells

Boasting 20′ ceilings, coral-style floors, handcrafted doors, arches, elegant columns and tall windows. Custom interior features & exquisite details throughout. Kitchen centers around a (gas) Thermador range encased by an arched brick surround. The family room is enhanced by exposed beams and vaulted ceilings. The “in-law” suite features separate entrances, living area, bed & bath, laundry, and full kitchen…flexible space for extended family, guests, office or gym. Plus a (42’x15’) courtyard pool.  $1,075,000

Collins Group Realty | 843.341.6300 |

3 Old Fort Lane, Hilton Head Plantation

Designed for total backyard privacy all while overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway, Skull Creek, and Pickney Island. Fine details and high-quality finishes create a remarkable living environment, blending comfort with livability. Four bedrooms plus an office, two fireplaces, high ceilings, arches & skylights. Premium mill-work and a remarkable chef-style kitchen. The (heated) infinity-edge pool has a spa and is equipped with a resistance trainer. Close to the Marina & the Country Club of Hilton Head.  $1,198,500

Collins Group Realty | 843.341.6300 |

845 Ribaut Road, Beaufort

Located on the high bluff overlooking the waterway and the lights of downtown Beaufort, this stunning, new deep water home was built to the highest standard in 2016. Comprised of approximately 5033 square feet, the home offers four bedrooms, three full and two half baths. The private dock has a covered pier head with built in seating, and a floating dock able to accommodate large vessels.  $2,699,000

Edward Dukes | 843.812.5000 |