Wagener Terrace Neighborhood, Downtown Charleston
Wagener Terrace is a one-of-a-kind true "neighborhood" restly within the northern most region of the Charleston city limits and it's quickly becoming one of the peninsula's most popular addresses. This multi-block sector lies just north of Hampton Park and the ultra-famous military college of South Carolina, The Citadel. Wagener Terrace's distinctive style is derived from dozens of brick bungalows and craftsman cottages that date to the 1930's, many of which were built upon tiny bluffs with wonderful sunset views of the nearby Ashley River.
Notable Homes and Buildings in Wagener Terrace: This area of quite street life and gentle breezes flowing in from the Ashley River was once the scene of hundreds of gorgeous fruit groves during the colonial period, and the you can still visit the 1786 plantation house of Lowndes Grove. It stands with exceptional beauty at 266 St. Margaret Street. The 14-acre property is available for wedding receptions, private parties and corporate events, with an unparalleled view of the river and surrounding groves now planted in massive oaks.
Wagener Terrace Neighborhood Dining and Shops: Wagener Terrace has become a popular location for young professionals looking for recreation, affordable historic homes, and an artsy flavor. Granville’s Café and Moe’s Crosstown Tavern are chic neighborhood hangouts for those who work and play hard, and nearby Hampton Park is the city’s largest at 60 acres, with a circular drive closed off at specified hours for bikers, joggers and walkers.
Wagener Terrace Real Estate Data [via Trulia]
The median sales price for homes in Wagener Terrace, Charleston for Jan 11 to Mar 11 was $50,000 based on 1 sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median sales price decreased 77.7%, or $173,948, and the number of sales decreased 50%. Average price per square foot for Wagener Terrace was $46, a decrease of 70.5% compared to the same period last year. There are currently 8 resale and new homes in Charleston on Trulia, including 13 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Wagener Terrace was $241,783 for the week ending Apr 06, which represents an increase of 1.5%, or $3,544, compared to the prior week.