Kempton of Charleston

Kempton of Charleston is the only luxury senior living community located on the Charleston peninsula. The Kempton lifestyle offers residents everything they need under one roof. The Kempton’s proximity to Historic Charleston connects residents to nearby cultural offerings, including dining, shopping, events, and recreational venues which promotes continued enjoyment of the downtown scene with the added care and support provided by Kempton of Charleston. The Kempton combines the latest advancements in luxury assisted living (AL), memory care (MC), and skilled nursing (SNF) with a desirable Charleston aesthetic. From its amenity-rich interior, featuring a hair & nail salon and therapy offerings, to its vibrant urban setting and comfortable private, outdoor terraces—with daily activity programming and 24-hour a day access, Kempton of Charleston’s residents feel like they are a part of the Charleston community while still having quick access to medical care with the Medical University of South Carolina’s and Roper St. Francis’s main campuses which are located less than a mile away.

Charleston, SC
Date of Completion:
Project Size (Sq. ft)
85,693 SF
Kayne Anderson Real Estate, Liberty Senior Living, and Hamilton Development
Liberty Senior Living
McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture
Interior Design Firm:
INDOFF (FF&E) / McMillan Pazdan Smith (Interior Design)
Trident Construction

The community draws design inspiration from the local, amenity- and art- rich culture of Charleston. The interior reflects Lowcountry, coastal living with custom finishes, luxury materials, and local artwork. The exterior combines the historic Charleston brick with modern elements. 

Kempton of Charleston was designed to encourage resident engagement with dining experiences inspired by some of Charleston’s finest restaurants, terraces, a salon, therapy options, activity spaces, a coffee bar, and Lifestyle stations. The community also offers varied unit types and views.

Whether a resident wants to remain on the peninsula as they move to a care setting or has always dreamed of being a downtown Charleston resident, the Kempton affords a unique opportunity to retire with comfort, convenience, and style.