250 Cherokee Springs Trail Walhalla, SC 29691
Rarely, very rarely does an estate in Upstate SC come up for sale featuring what this estate has to offer. We are very pleased to market it for the seller. The property is situated in a most private setting and yet one can be almost anywhere in Oconee County, upper Anderson County and into Georgia within 30 to 45 minutes. Forty plus or minus acres with timber, pasture with fencing, bottom land, a large barn, and a bold creek right through the middle of it. There are no words to describe the home on the estate. You have to see it to believe it! It features 7400 square ft. of heated space and the owner/builder spared no expense in building it. To compliment the massive home, it is built within a natural setting decked with cedar for the exterior which is shaded with natural trees. When you enter the front foyer, it is almost unbelievable. You can't miss all the open space, the large fireplace, and the ceiling peaking at 17 ft. in the living room, dining room and kitchen. The home was built so you are able to see all the natural, year round beauty through the many glass doors. They open onto the 5000 square ft. of decking that is all the way around the back and one side of the massive home. Once you enter into the master bedroom on the main level, it's so large it makes a king sized bed look like a cot. The master bedroom bath is spacious! There is a large room for just the jetted tub; another for the commode and walk-in shower and yet another for an extra large walk-in closet. Cannot fail to mention the screened-in porch just off the back for the master bedroom. Once into the full, finished basement, one can still have all the open space looking right into the natural beauty through several double glass doors. The basement level can accommodate four bedrooms with two baths. There is just too much about this estate to describe it! A MUST SEE TO BELIEVE IT!
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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