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The established neighborhood of Stiles Point on James Island in Charleston is located between Harbor View Road and Fort Johnson Road. Accessible from Folly Road via the James Island Expressway or across the Wapoo River Bridge, the neighborhood is in a highly desirable area due to its proximity to downtown Charleston and the beach at Folly Island. Residents working or going to school at the Medical University of South Carolina or the College of Charleston typically have a 20-minute commute during peak traffic hours.
There are several shopping centers located within a 15-minute drive of the Stiles Point neighborhood. South Windermere Shopping Center features several national chain outlets, including Starbucks and Earthfare and local retailers. The West Ashley branch of the Charleston County Library is also located at South Windermere.
Citadel Mall, at the intersection of Interstate 526 and Sam Rittenburg Boulevard, is one of three major shopping centers in the Charleston metropolitan area. Anchored by several national department stores, the mall is a popular shopping destination and is 10 miles from the subdivision.
Outdoor recreational opportunities are within minutes of the Stiles Point community. The public beach on Folly Island is nine miles away. The West Ashley Greenway hiker/biker trail, which is also great for walking the family dog, winds throughout the neighborhoods of West Ashley, a few miles down Harbor View Road.
Both Charleston County and the City of Charleston operate several active and passive recreational areas that are close to Stiles Point. Residents will enjoy a trip to Charles Towne Landing, the site of the first settlement in Charleston. The park has bicycle paths, walking trails, living history exhibits, an Animal Forest populated by native species, and archaeological investigation sites.