New Oceanfront Residential Development Opens on Kiawah Island

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We first reported that Timbers Resorts, a developer and operator of luxury boutique properties, would be opening Timbers Kiawah – Ocean Club & Residences, the first and only residential development on Kiawah Island’s oceanfront in over 30 years. The luxurious Southern property is now open, which is made up of 21 thoughtfully designed residences across three oceanfront buildings.

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The residences features coastal interiors by J. Banks Design and architecture by Poss Architecture + Planning. Guests can look forward to resort-like amenities including a private clubhouse with a central lounge area, temperature-controlled owners’ wine storage, private bar and state-of-the art fitness facility. Another huge amenity is having a private beach club with an oceanfront pool and beach services, as well as an array of family and children’s programming.

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Current, residences for sale include three and four bedroom penthouses, housed in three separate buildings. Recognized as some of the most prized real estate on Kiawah Island, the 18 three-bedroom homes total over 2,200 square-feet. each, while the development’s marquee listings—its three four-bedroom penthouses—boast over 3,600 square-feet. of interior space.

Timbers Kiawah residencesAll residences feature floor-to-ceiling windows, expansive outdoor terraces and a host of high-quality finishes and furnishings. The property also has an on-site restaurantclubhouse and lounge, owner services team, temperature-controlled wine storage, kids play room and a state-of-the-art fitness facility.

Throughout the property, Timbers Kiawah only uses bamboo cutlery and straws to help protect Kiawah Island’s threatened sea turtles. Conservation is a large part of the company’s DNA, and new programs dedicated to this cause will continue rolling out throughout the next year.

Timbers Kiawah will also commission a caricature portrait of new residents, which will hang in the clubhouse’s main room. Additionally, residents can send postcards custom designed by Charleston artist Rick Sargent to their families and friends; request any service ranging from meal delivery to babysitting; and book dining reservations and daytime excursions

Three-bedroom residences at Timbers Kiawah – Ocean Club & Residences start at $490,000 for 1/9 ownership, and the four-bedroom penthouses start at $1.34 million for 1/6th ownership interest.

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