Bayview Farms Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Bayview Farms’ homes celebrate the best of coastal South Carolina living, with backyards overlooking the lagoons, marshes, and tidal creeks of James Island. Residents enjoy walking and biking around Bayview Farms, which has three community pools, a clubhouse, and tennis courts. The tidal creeks and marshes are popular fishing sites.
The neighborhood is in zip code 29412, and the entrance is on Bayview Farms Boulevard, off Fort Johnson Road. The south side of the neighborhood backs up to marshes and creeks that empty into Charleston Harbor. Children in Bayview Farms attend Stiles Point Elementary, James Island Middle, and James Island Charter High schools.
The mild South Carolina weather means outdoor sports and recreation are almost year-round, and residents can walk to the eight fields at the Bayview Soccer Complex, a new facility that hosts many Charleston soccer tournaments. Nearby Stephen Washington Park has a playground shaded by a tree canopy and baseball fields. Folly Beach, which locals call “the edge of America,” is 15 minutes away. The wide beach is known for spectacular sunsets and its many community events, including the annual Sea and Sand Festival.
Downtown Charleston, rich in history and culture, is 15 minutes away on the James Island Expressway. The city is filled with restaurants and shops, including the downtown market on Market Street at which vendors sell handcrafts and local foods and artists sell the famous sea grass baskets unique to the region. Downtown is a popular place to stroll among historic Southern houses and their famous wrought iron gates.