In the heart of Lexington, SC, this home is nestled in the quiet subdivision of Shoal Creek, just off Mineral Springs Road. 105 Shoal Creek Drive is conveniently located near interstates I-20, I-26 and I-77. It’s less than 15 minutes from the state capital of Columbia and less than 15 minutes from the Columbia Metropolitan Airport. Lake Murray, SC is just a few minutes away. The town of Lexington is the county seat of Lexington County and it is the largest town in that County. According to the 2010 census, the population was 17,870. The property is located in Lexington School District One where students attend Meadow Glen elementary, Meadow Glen middle and River Bluff high school.
This lovely, all brick beauty was custom built by C. A. Builders. It has a concrete driveway and curved concrete walkway leading to the front door with leaded glass, side windows and a transom window. The inside of the home is painted in neutral earth tones and has plantation blinds throughout. A central vacuum allows for easy interior cleaning. From the front porch, enter into the lovely foyer with high ceilings and hardwood flooring. To the left of the entry is a beautiful master bedroom with box ceiling, ceiling fan, view of back yard. The private bath with large vanity has double lavatories, a whirlpool jetted tub, separate shower with seat, spacious water closet and large walk-in closet.
Just beyond the foyer is the family room. It has box ceiling and built-in cabinets and shelves. The floors are hardwood. There’s a gas log fireplace with mantle and marble surround. The formal dining room has chair rail. The kitchen has a pantry, white wood cabinets, solid surface counters and white appliances. There are ample cabinets and counter space. The breakfast room adjoins the kitchen and family room and has lots of windows for natural light. There are also two additional bedrooms, full bath and half bath on the main level. Ascend the stairs and find an unexpected and lovely surprise. There’s a spacious living area and around the corner is a large bedroom, closets, full bath and storage. This would make the perfect teen or in-law suite.
The garage is large enough to accommodate two cars, a motorcycle, a freezer as well as additional work space and shelving. There’s an automatic garage door in addition to the service entry door to the yard. On the back of the house, there’s a comfortable screened porch with speckled epoxy, sealed flooring which leads to a lovely dark stained deck, both overlooking the beautiful back yard bordered by a privacy fence. The yard is beautifully landscaped and has a sprinkler system for the entire property. Landscape lighting illuminates this lovely property at night. The home has gutters which run into the community storm drain. Additionally, there’s a French drain system around the house.
In Lexington as well as nearby Columbia, one can explore a multitude of local and national merchants with unique shops, cafes and restaurants. Live entertainment and educational opportunities are also plentiful at the Koger Center, the Colonial Life Arena, Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens, the State Museum and EdVenture Children’s Museum. Shoal Creek is convenient to many parks, Lexington Medical Center and Lake Murray, the jewel of South Carolina. A 50,000 acre recreational lake with over 600 miles of shoreline, Lake Murray is truly a sight to behold. Beautiful property nestled within a peaceful lake setting makes it appealing to vacationers and residents alike. The area has more than 20 golf courses open year round for public play. Lake Murray is also home to many annual events including professional bass fishing tournaments, sailing regattas, powerboat races, the annual Tour of Homes, and many fabulous boat parades and holiday fireworks displays. Enjoy hiking, swimming, boating, fishing and more! According to Wikipedia, “Lexington has a slightly above average rainfall with 218 sunny days per year. The July high is around 92 degrees and the January low around 33.” It almost never snows in Lexington. In a warm and friendly place, enjoy a perfect climate for year round recreation. Welcome home to 105 Shoal Creek Drive.
Lexington SC Real Estate - Sallie Chester of Exit Real Estate Consultants
With an emphasis on Lake Murray property sales, Sallie Chester specializes in residential real estate in Lexington, SC and surrounding areas. Sallie has been a top producing agent since she joined Exit Real Estate Consultants in 2009. She lives on the lake and her clients value her knowledge, professionalism and business experience. Sallie was the #1 agent among ALL Exit agents within South Carolina for 2011 and within the top five for 2012. Utilizing Exit’s cutting edge technology and supported by her full-time, licensed assistant, Sallie takes pride in providing each client with superior real estate service in the Lexington/ Lake Murray area of South Carolina. Contact her today at 803-707-8595.