Ride with The Guide: Featured Community
Join The Guide as we tour October’s featured new home community, The Ponds by Dan Ryan Builders. This master-planned community has long been hailed as one of the best in Summerville and now Dan Ryan Builders is bringing their superior reputation and quality homes to the mix. Attractive Charleston-style, energy-efficient homes are a perfect complement to the picturesque Lowcountry surroundings of The Ponds. These homes are also low-maintenance, ensuring plenty of time to enjoy this vibrant neighborhood and its many amenities.
Dan Ryan Builders is constructing an elegant selection of single-family two-story homes with classic interior and exterior architecture highlighting these well-designed, flexible floorplans. Floorplans range in size from 3-4 bedrooms and some plans have the option for a 1st floor guest suite or dual owner's suite. Some floorplans offer an optional sitting room with the 2nd floor master suite. Spacious options include plenty of storage, drop-zones near entrances and features such as flexible loft space and screened-in porches. Square footage of the homes begins at 1763 SF with some as large as 2700 SF. Maintaining the Dan Ryan reputation for "Better Value, Better Living", starting from the $270’s.
On the appealing list of included exterior features you’ll find stylish double porches, low-maintenance HardiPlank siding and fully landscaped yards. On the interior there are 10’ ceilings and luxury vinyl plank flooring on the 1st floor, granite countertops with upgraded kitchen cabinets, sleek stainless-steel appliances and tankless hot water heaters. Charming details such as craftsman-style finishes add a touch of character. A generous selection of design choices allows for personal customization in each home. A 2-car garage comes standard with all home designs.
The Tidewater floorplan is modeled at The Ponds, providing future homebuyers the perfect opportunity to tour the decorated home in person to appreciate the extensive detailing and too many special features to count. At 1900 SF, the Tidewater has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Light and bright, the Tidewater features a flowing first floor perfect for entertaining with an open-concept gourmet kitchen. A large island with ample bar-stool seating provides the perfect spot to gather while chefs of all levels will enjoy the gas cooktop range, double wall oven and commercial-grade hood. A huge walk-in pantry adjacent to the kitchen provides ideal storage space. A formal dining area is enhanced with an elegant coffered ceiling and chalet-style chandelier. A flex space directly off the entry of the home can be used as an office or converted to a 4th bedroom with full bath; the perfect option for a private guest suite. Luxury vinyl plank flooring gleams throughout the first floor. A large screened porch extends the living area from indoors to out.
Upstairs in the Tidewater is a spacious loft that can also be converted to a sitting room for the owner’s suite, creating a space that is the perfect retreat. The split owner’s suite is complete with a walk-in closet and owner’s bath with dual granite vanities, water closet and walk-in shower with tile surround. Laundry is conveniently located upstairs eliminating any need to navigate the steps with full baskets of clothes. Two secondary bedrooms and a second full bath round out the second floor. With so many options for personalization, the Tidewater is the perfect plan to be built to fit your needs.
The Ponds has achieved a unique balance between historic preservation and modern amenities. In fact, 1000-acres of natural beauty has been left undisturbed within the community. Incorporated with this stunning greenspace you’ll find activities for everyone, you can enjoy kayaking and fishing on the lakes and ponds, biking the scenic 21-miles of trail system or strolling the sidewalk-lined streets. A historic farmhouse serves as a Social Center and Coffee Cottage with a clubhouse, tennis and pool. Year-round events take place at the community parks and amphitheater. An onsite YMCA offers activities for members of all ages.
Best of all, this community is located in the popular Dorchester II school district this is just a short commute to the Victorian streets of downtown Summerville where you’ll find a first-class selection of shops and restaurants. An additional twenty-minute drive will take you to downtown Charleston and area beaches. This location is also in the heart of the Dorchester County growth corridor and central to many major area employers such as Boeing, Volvo and Mercedes. To read all about living in this area, read here.
To tour Dan Ryan Builders at The Ponds you can visit their sales center at 216 Oak View Way in Summerville. They are open Sunday-Monday 12-6 and Saturday 10-6. You can also reach them by phone at 843-804-6986.
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