Foxbank: Life in Moncks Corner, SC

Serenity Found in Moncks Corner, SC
With a unique name like Moncks Corner, you can’t help but see the originality in this city north of Charleston, SC. Founded by Thomas Monck in the 1700s, it is a town full of natural beauty and recreational activities. Moncks Corner is a retreat from the hustle and bustle of life in Charleston and the surrounding cities. Choose from a variety of outdoor activities as well as being able to take advantage of the modern amenities offered in this town. This area offers a peaceful setting in nature and new homes for sale in Moncks Corner mirror the laid-back lifestyle found in this corner of the Lowcountry. 

Outdoor Activities
Cypress Gardens is a park unlike any others. Embark on a swamp boat adventure through the tall bald cypress and tupelo trees, watching for alligators, birds, turtles and various other swamp life. Or stroll through 3.5 miles of hiking and walking trails through the park. This park has been featured in movies such “The Patriot” and “The Notebook.” 

3030 Cypress Gardens Rd.
Moncks Corner, SC 29461

Mepkin Abbey is another example of a serene retreat found in Moncks Corner. Take a couple hours to stroll through the gardens, experience a guided tour and simply enjoy a day of spiritual retreat at this historical site. View the monks in their daily routines and transport yourself to a simpler time.  

Mepkin Abbey
1098 Mepkin Abbey Rd.
Moncks Corner, SC 29461

Old Santee Canal Park is the first canal that began operating in the early 1800s and was the primary source of transportation for the settlers to move the goods created in the Lowcountry such as cotton and indigo. Much of the canal is now under Lake Moultrie but certain sections are still visible. Spend the day learning more about Berkeley County and the importance of water transportation to the early settlers of Moncks Corner. 

Old Santee Canal Park 
900 Stony Landing Drive
Moncks Corner, SC 29461

For more information about the Moncks Corner, SC area, Foxbank Plantation, or about the steps needed to take to call the area “home,” contact us today at

Foxbank Plantation
200 Foxbank Plantation Blvd.
Moncks Corner, SC 29461