MIXSON, SOUTH CAROLINA
Located and constructed only minutes from public transportation, the airport, downtown north Charleston, and the beach, is the connected neighborhood community of Mixson, South Carolina. Repurposed on a deteriorating government residential site built in 1941 to house military personal this 44 acre new urban residential community is located in historic park circle of North Charleston.
Using new urbanism and smart growth construction principals Mixson is designed to be pedestrian and bicycle friendly, with narrow cobblestone road construction, clustered residential homes constructed closer to the street with narrow lots, smaller yards, including front porches and balconies for your families outdoor enjoyment!
Mixson is a planned mixed use community comprised of 300 residential homes and a civic town center for community activities. Residential green homes are NBGS certified constructed of ACC autoclaved aerated concrete, adding to superior energy efficiency, reducing indoor heating and cooling expenses, sound insulation, fire/termite resistant. and structurally sound to hurricane force winds. Water conservation principals are in effect with permeable pavers in the alleys and courtyards allowing for rainwater runoff. water conservation fixtures, low flush toilets, tank less hot water tanks, native plants and vegetation are used to reduce outdoor water consumption. Heating and cooling HVAC units are SEER 14 rated using puron refrigerant to protect the atmosphere. Indoor low VOC paints and adhesives are used to improve indoor air quality (IAQ) and help families that suffer from asthma.
Residential homes are detached, attached single family, green townhomes, green condos and sustainable apartments. residential homes are designed with a European flavor, connected by archways, parks and plazas. Individual residential homes are priced in the affordable 300’s.
Recently sustainable apartments have been added to this mixed use community. These apartments are NAHB silver certified, with white roofs, Estar appliances, energy efficient insulation, water fixtures, and tank less water heaters.This walkable community also includes ecofriendly parking facilities. Monthly rental rates range form the $800.00 to $1,400 a month.
Mixson residents can enjoy individual speciality shops, cafes, offices, pool clubs, dog park, racquet club, health spa, farmers market and civic gatherings. With its European feel, national recognized green certifications, and connection to mass transport the green community of Mixson is the future of interconnect communities.