One of the best kept secrets on the south Strand is the exclusive neighborhood of Mt. Gilead. Nestled within the center of Murrell's Inlet, this distinctive community offers fine older homes and estates, many of which are channel-front with private docks. With mature tree-lined private streets and flowers in bloom everywhere, it is easy to tell the residents here are are a close-knit group and proud of their beautiful old plantation homes. Yet all these homes are surprisingly affordable!
The most expensive homes along the inlet are on the street known as Creekside, and in the much sought-after neighborhood of Mt Gilead Place. Many of these are 5-6 bedrooms, 2-3 stories, with huge manicured yards and access to a created channel at their private back door docks. One look at some of these breathtaking luxury homes will stop you from looking anywhere else for your dreams.
The channels offer access to Murrells Inlet or the Atlantic ocean, for water sports, kayaking, sailing, or deep sea fishing adventures. Other extras many of these homes offer are fireplaces, pools, and even elevators. The most unbelievable part of it all is that they run well under a million in price, averaging around $600-800,000. You won't find another waterfront home for that price.
Less expensive, but just as beautiful in their own way, are the smaller homes not on the water...along Mt Gilead Rd and in another neighborhood known as Mt Gilead Trace. These smaller homes range from 3-4 bedrooms, and in the price range of the upper $200's to $500,000. Each house is unique and exceptionally well maintained, with gardens and blooming foliage all along the way. The perfect place to raise a family or spend a quiet retirement without the snow and cold weather found further north.
Murrells Inlet is just a short drive down the road with some of the finest seafood restaurants in the entire south, as well as the romantic Marsh Walk, offering live music, entertainment for the kids, and local crafters displaying handmade treasures, baskets, and shell creations. Summer nights in Murrells Inlet are always exciting and fun.
Whether you're looking for a waterfront luxury home or a quiet and beautiful neighborhood, Mt. Gilead is a treasure that you don't want to miss. Ask us to take you on a tour and be prepared to fall in love.
Rare find! Beautiful Marsh view residential lot ready for your custom dream home in the very desirable South Strand community of Mount Gilead! NO HOA! This beautiful comm...
Listing courtesy of Weichert Realtors SB , Theodore Stavrakis.
Welcome to one of the south end's most sought after neighborhoods, Mt. Gilead. This home at 414 Rum Gully is no exception. The home is situated on a deep, waterfront lot ...
Listing courtesy of Garden City Realty, Inc , Douglas Morris.
Home located close to everything Murrells Inlet and Garden City has to offer, creek, beach, food, and shopping. Great single story three bedroom and two baths plus a bonu...
Listing courtesy of CB Sea Coast Advantage PI , Deb Walker.
Perfect opportunity to own a large homesite with a private dock in place! Almost a half acre with magnificent old oaks in a well established community with large home sit...
Listing courtesy of BRG MI , Shine Team.
Lot 44 Mt. Gilead Road is one of the few remaining channel front lots remaining in the highly sought after Mt. Gilead neighborhood! Mt. Gilead is one of the only developm...
Listing courtesy of Dunes Realty Sales , Kyle Hawley.
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