403 Bay Hill Drive West Union, SC 29696
Post and beam construction made with superior materials from British Columbia. This quality designed and constructed home offers numerous features that make it stand apart from the rest. Three bedrooms, an optional fourth can be made from a current bunk/study, each with a private bath, large walk in closet and full width lake views. A gentle sloping waterfront with 180-degree expansive views and an easy walk to the private covered slip dock. In this quality, craftsman retreat, you’ll find a created comfort and fall in love with the mountain-lake styled setting Lake Keowee is known for. This well maintained home features a warm, inviting entry leading to a spacious, open floor plan. Inside, natural light floods the post and beam great room, which flows into the kitchen and dining room. The only division is a two story, see through, stone fireplace open at both sides. Picturesque lake views provide the backdrop for the glass windows and doors along the entire rear. This home offers numerous unique features both inside and out such as a sizable three-car garage, Brazilian Cherry floors throughout the main level, multiple porches and deck spaces, over-sized wood doors and more. Through the top of the line appointed kitchen you’ll find a large pantry, laundry and butler’s pantry area accented with a secretariat. The lake lifestyle must-have is in its spacious signature screened porch. 500sqft of shaded open air views extend the entertaining space found overlooking a level garden landscape. The main floor master suite boasts a post and beam specialty ceiling, wall of large windows, a 100sf master closet and heated tile floors in its bath. The home's fully finished terrace level features an additional kitchenette with a microwave, ice maker, refrigerator and bar sink. There is a spacious den with two large bedrooms on each end that offer individual private baths, tall ceilings and ample closet/storage space. The easily transitional bunk room or 4th bedroom, is located just off the front of the den. Recently added is a glass atrium design exercise room overlooking the lake on all sides. Terrace level features include wide water lake views from the entire length of the home, an unfinished space for lake toy storage, covered patio for warmer afternoons and the convenience of a lakefront accessible bathroom. The Woods at Keowee offers a community swimming pool, clubhouse, streetlights, tennis and boat/trailer storage…just bring the family. Enjoy the lake, love the home, embrace the lifestyle!
Community - Walhalla
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Walhalla is a quaint town situated in the Blue Ridge Mountains foothills just west of Greenville. With a charming downtown, historic homes, and convenient lake access, Walhalla is a wonderful place to visit and call home.
There are a variety of homes for sale in Walhalla, which is primarily a residential community. Many Walhalla homes have large, pristine lots with canopies of trees overhead. Walhalla real estate is relatively more affordable when compared to larger cities nearby.
Lifestyle and Attractions
Walhalla is a charming small town nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It is situated in the Blue Ridge Escarpment, an area of transition between mountains and piedmont. Walhalla is the county seat of Oconee County. With an estimated population just over 4,000, this tight-knit community comes together with a myriad of annual events, including the annual Walhalla Oktoberfest, which honors the town’s rich German heritage dating back to the mid-1800s.
Walhalla hosts stunning historic houses, churches, and shops, all situated along beautiful tree-lined streets. With Lake Keowee and the expansive Nantahala National Forest nearby, there are plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation within reach. The area is dotted with sparkling waterfalls, including Yellow Branch Falls, Isaqueena Falls, and Station Cove Falls, all of which are located just up the road from Walhalla. Highway 28 South runs through town, which provides convenient access to larger cities such as Greenville and Anderson, which are approximately 46 and 38 miles away, respectively.
Nearby Schools and Higher Education
Walhalla is served by the School District of Oconee County, which operates 10 elementary schools, three middle schools, three high schools, and three specialized schools. A few of the schools are located in Walhalla, including Walhalla Elementary School, Walhalla Middle School, and Walhalla School. Walhalla has a handful of private school options as well, such as Faith Christian School. While there are no institutions of higher learning in Walhalla, residents may easily access Clemson University, which is approximately 15 miles away in Clemson.
Walhalla was originally a settlement of German immigrants who left Hamburg, Germany and Bavaria. They first arrived in Charleston and were still in search of a place they could call home. A group of men, including General John A. Wagener, Claus Bullwinkel, John C. Henckel, Jacob Schroder, and Christopher F. Seeba, purchased 17,859 acres of land for $27,000 from Reverend Joseph Grisham of West Union. There are plenty of buildings in Walhalla listed on the National Register of Historic Places, including the Ellicott Rock, Keil Farm, Oconee Station and Richards House, St. John's Lutheran Church, Stumphouse Tunnel Complex, and Walhalla Graded School.
Approximate Distance to:
Greenville: 46 Miles
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport: 59.5 Miles
- Oconee Memorial Hospital: 7 Miles
- Baptist Easley Hospital: 32.5 Miles
- Highway 28 S: 0 Miles
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