A newer planned community located in the 29414 zip code of Charleston's West Ashley, Carolina Bay features Centex-built homes measuring between 1,600 and 3,500 square feet. Residents can choose from nine one- and two-story home designs and enjoy a wide range of neighborhood amenities, including playgrounds, swimming pools, a dog park and natural walking and biking trails. Situated off Bees Ferry Road and Savannah Highway, Carolina Bay boasts cul-de-saced streets set amidst ponds and wetland areas. The subdivision is convenient to public Charleston County Schools, the hospital, shopping, I-526 and historic Charleston plantations — and the community is only an hour drive from I-95 South to Georgia and Florida.