137 Coventry Lake Drive, in the popular subdivision of Coventry is located in the heart of Lexington, SC and minutes from Lake Murray, SC. It's close to shopping, restaurants, medical facilities and has easy access to I-20 and I-26. This home is located in the award winning, Lexington School District I and is zoned for Lexington Elementary, Lexington Middle and River Bluff High Schools.
Built in 1987, this charming 3 bedroom and 2 bath home, commands recognition at the top of a gently sloping lot with a circular drive framed by perennials. The fascia boards are accented with dentil molding. The broad front porch affords a view of activity within this close-knit neighborhood.
The black framed front door opens into a foyer. To the left is a formal dining room. To the left of that is the eat-in kitchen with breakfast nook. The kitchen has butcher block formica counters and lots of cabinets, along with a large laundry closet with built-in wood shelves and room for mops, brooms, buckets, etc. The family room is square-shaped for easy decorating. It boasts a wood-burning brick fireplace with hearth and handsome wood mantle.
Down the hall, there are two bedrooms which share a bath with tub shower. The master bedroom is 14 x 17 and has a double closet with mirrored facing, a private bath with double lavatory and tub shower. There are ceiling fans in one bedroom, the master bedroom, family room and dining room, and there are 2” faux wood blinds throughout.
The pull- down stairs lead to a huge attic with much room for storage. Additionally, there’s a large storage room attached to the back of the house and a storage shed in the backyard. The home has gutters front and back and screens on the windows. The private back yard is fully fenced and has a slate stone patio, children’s play platform and lush plantings that can provide a beautiful backdrop for relaxing evenings at home.
Lexington is one of the fastest growing areas in the state, leading the way in healthcare, education and recreation, including popular Lake Murray. It's a short drive to Columbia, the state’s capital city and home to the University of South Carolina. 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. Centrally located in the Midlands, at 137 Coventry Lake Drive, one can easily reach the beach or the mountains in less than three hours.
With over 500 miles of shoreline and 50,000 acres of recreational water, Lake Murray is home to many annual events including professional bass fishing tournaments, sailing regattas, the annual Tour of Homes, and holiday fireworks displays. With an average temperature ranging from 56 degrees in January to 92 degrees in July, Lake Murray visitors and residents enjoy a perfect climate for year-round outdoor recreation!
Lexington SC Real Estate - Sallie Chester of Exit Real Estate Consultants
Sallie specializes in residential real estate in Lexington and Lake Murray, SC. She lives on the lake and her clients value her knowledge, professionalism and business experience. Sallie Chester takes pride in providing each client with superior service. Contact her today at 803-707-8595.