The Neighborhood Watch: Lady's Island's Telfair

By Amy Achurch | Lady’s Island has made a reputation for itself as being an oasis for home buyers looking for value, variety, and space. One option is the neighborhood of Telfair. This area is divided into three sections by the names of Telfair, Telfair Manor and Rosewood.

Telfair has long been a popular area with everyone from families to retirees, all looking for great home values. The rental market has also been strong in the area as well, due to the various options for long term rentals throughout the neighborhood.

Families can come into Telfair for a great value and know that they are entering a community on Lady’s Island that has a lot to offer. No regime fees, larger home sites, and close proximity to amenities are just a few of the reasons that Telfair is a great option for homebuyers.

Located between the areas of Brickyard Point Road and Middle Road, Telfair reaches out among a large section of Lady’s Island with a huge selection of homes to choose from. Residents are just minutes to public boat landings, grocery stores, golf courses, hardware stores, and highly desired public and private schools. Downtown Beaufort is just a short drive away and Hunting Island is within reach in less than a half hour. Home prices range from the mid $100K mark to under $300K.

“This is a real neighborhood”, says Telfair resident, Michelle Taylor. “Neighbors really look out for each other, which is why we love living here so much. Kids are always out playing and we also enjoy regular street parties. There is really a sense of community here”.

Michelle says that the large lots and nearby schools are what initially attached her family to choose Telfair as their home. She is surely only one of the numerous residents that feel Telfair is the right choice their home on Lady’s Island.


Amy Achurch is a local Beaufort Real Estate agent that can assist you with all of your needs.  Every few weeks, she will be spotlighting a different Beaufort-area neighborhood here on in her ‘Neighborhood Watch’.  Amy can be reached at 843-441-5748 or via email at


Amy Achurch, Ballenger Realty