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The Parkwood / Farmfield neighborhood is located west of the Charleston peninsula, in Charleston, South Carolina. This largely residential community is just south of U.S. Highway 17/Savannah Highway. It consists of several streets, including Farmfield Avenue, Farmfield Road, and Parkwood Estates Drive. The nearby highway provides easy access to downtown Charleston, which is about 11 minutes east on the peninsula. Parkwood / Farmfield is in the 29407 zip code area, within Charleston County.
Nearby Highway 17 provides Parkwood / Farmfield residents with a variety of commercial offerings, including shops, lodging, and dining options. The Saint Andrews Shopping Center is also just outside the neighborhood. This retail center offers a supermarket, Tuesday Morning, Stein Mart, and Petco, among other options. A bit farther east is another shopping center that features a Staples and Starbucks. Within a few miles to the northwest is a major retail area that offers about a half-dozen shopping centers. Between all these area options and the close proximity to the downtown area, Parkwood / Farmfield residents never have to drive far for shopping, dining, and entertainment.
A medical center is also situated to the northwest, near this retail area. The Bon Secours – Saint Francis Hospital provides a convenient health care option.
Although Parkwood / Farmfield isn’t situated immediately on the coast, the nearby coastline is still one of the major attractions of the neighborhood. Area residents and visitors alike flock to the Charleston beaches for sunbathing, water sports, picnics on the beach, and other outdoor activities.
Schools near Parkwood / Farmfield include St. Andrews Elementary School on Chadwick Drive and Blessed Sacrament School on Saint Teresa Drive. A variety of higher education options can be found on the nearby Charleston peninsula, in the downtown area.