Farmdale is a well established community characterized by its abundance of mature live oaks. Farmdale can be found off of Dorchester Road, providing residents with easy access to Highway 17-A and Orangeburg Road. This location puts Farmdale in the highly sought after Dorchester 02 school district, zoned for students attend Flowertown Elementary School, Gregg Middle School, and Summerville High School.
Farmdale features detached single-family homes that are situated on large lots. These large lots are a big selling point for the community, as some of the smallest lots are ½ acre, with many being closer to 1 acre. These large lots are a unique feature for Summerville community, with most communities having 1/3 acre or less for each homesite. Homes in Farmdale range from 3 to 4 bedrooms, 2 to 3 bathrooms, and are approximately 2175 to 3150 square feet. Some of these homes have been remodeled and updated to include more modern details and amenities while still maintaining the charm and character of the community. Some of these homes also offer above-pools, detached garages, sheds, and much more.