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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 eight homes you are sure to love.

We feel these luxury properties — located in Broad Creek, Sea Pines, Port Royal Plantation and Oldfield — 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 eight properties should be at the top of your list.

3 Sandhill Crane, Sea Pines

3 Sandhill Crane, Sea Pines

Built in 2000, this newer 5BR, 5.5BA just steps from the fabulous Sea Pines beaches is ready to be enjoyed! 3883 Sq. Ft. masterfully planned with 2 master suites on each level, 2 living spaces: top floor space features a wet bar, wine fridge and second dining area. Downstairs dining seats 8 with cozy fireplace in living room. Eat-in kitchen with all stainless appliances and granite countertops. Long heated pool, deck and porch complete this oceanside marvel. Perfect for any ocean oriented buyer. MLS#394152  $1,650,000

Susan Ochsner | 843.816.6388 |

 42 Ocean Point, Port Royal Plantation

42 Ocean Point, Port Royal Plantation

Amazing value, and 3rd row to the beach! Architecturally so very interesting, designed by well-known local architect, Bob Johnson. Heart Pine floors, Multiple Master Suites, lots of room separation, flexible rooms and lifestyle options. All updated and improved, quality finishes throughout. 4 or 5 bedrooms, all ensuite, den, office, media room, eat-in kitchen to family room, plus study and living room.  $1,565,000

David Carroll | 843.384.8111 |

21 Sweet Grass Manor

21 Sweet Grass Manor

Visual Masterpiece! First place award by the American Institute of Architects. Pure architectural excellence set directly on the ocean, infusing brilliant colors with well-positioned angles and curves. A collaboration of remarkable talents and vision. Architect, Todd O’Dell, and builder, Ling Graves are among the very best. The ingenious layout and abundance of glass provide limitless opportunities to enjoy the sparkling ocean, and the dynamic finishes seem wonderfully timeless.  $2,850,000

Collins Group Realty | 843.341.6300 |

8 Heyward Place, Port Royal Plantation

8 Heyward Hilton Head

Situated in the private residential oceanfront community of Port Royal, you will find this wonderful 5 bedroom 5.5 bath beachfront home with an elevator. Offering stunning, panoramic ocean views, this exceptional, open, light and bright home was built in 2001 with 118 feet on the ocean on 3/4 of an acre property. This is a very special custom home with a land value of at least $2 million!  $1,899,000

Becky Herman | 843.301.3355 | Monica Davis843.384.4473 |

52 Hearthwood Drive, 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 peaceful nature of this special home.  $1,499,000

Linda Frank | 843.422.6230 |

20 Carrier Bluff, Oldfield Plantation


This luxury estate is perched atop one of the most sought after lots in all of Oldfield Plantation. With over 7000 heated square feet within and over 3000 square feet of porches outside, this home captures the very essence of entertaining in the Lowcountry. Interior features include: game room with full service wet bar; elevator; wine cellar located inside the 3 car plus golf cart and RV storage garage; indoor and outdoor gourmet kitchens; third floor apartment-style suite, and more.  $1,499,999

Catherine Donaldson | 843.338.2069 |

20 Sovereign Drive, Port Royal

20 Sovereign Dr Hilton Head SC

Striking beach home in Port Royal Plantation with gorgeous pool, grounds, and long golf view. Walk to the beach from this gracious home, built for family, friends and entertaining. Hardwood floors, new kitchen, butler’s pantry, large master suite with amazing view, study on the ground floor, family and dining areas. Upstairs features a media room, two 2 bedroom Jack and Jill suites, as well as a second family room and porch overlooking the pool and garden.  $1,157,500

Eric & Hillary Dollenberg  | 843.816.6489 |

16 Hummock Place

16 Hummock Air Hilton Head

Broad views of marsh & Broad Creek. Custom builder’s home with highest standards. 4 bedrooms, 4 baths & 2 half baths. Luxurious Master suite on the 1st floor. Smart home integration, sound system, media room, 4+ car garage. Incredible kitchen. Other Rooms include: great room, office, bonus room/game room & theater. Large lanai with fireplace & grill station. Large rear balcony. Some features: wood & stone flooring, extensive trim work, stone fireplaces, coffered ceilings, paver driveway, etc.  $1,699,000

James Wedgeworth | 843.384.7825 |