3 Keepers Lantern Drive Salem, SC 29676
Situated on a gorgeous wooded lot, this spacious home features main level living and the advantage of a terrace level with a rock fireplace, a custom-designed bar, bedroom, a full bath, and a workshop. The main level living features a renovated kitchen that took place approximately 6 years ago and features beautiful custom cabinets, great appliances including a wine fridge. There are two bedrooms including the Master Suite on this floor. The terrace level has an additional bedroom, full bath, rec room with corner stone fireplace and bar for entertaining! The workshop is a wonderful plus. The owner redesigned the kitchen and breakfast area a few years ago as well as a beautiful Master bathroom. A screened-in porch opens from the breakfast room. The house has the benefit of natural light. The Great room is carpeted, features a fireplace and cathedral ceiling. The screened-in porch opens from the breakfast area and a deck extends across the back of the house with sliding doors that open from the Great Room. The Master bedroom and bath are on the opposite of the house from the other bedroom on the main level. The Master bath was renovated a number of years ago and features a beautiful shower, tile, separate bathtub, and walk-in closet. The home has just completed waterproofing by Alewine Waterproofing Solutions. The workshop area opens to the exterior, but be sure to see all of the additional storage that this home offers in addition to the workshop. There are several shelves to accommodate storage. There is a covered porch that extends across the terrace level and it makes for easy access to the workshop. The sellers's disclosure has not been updated reflecting that the waterproofing has been completed.
Community - Salem
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Salem is a small town located along Scenic Highway 11 in Oconee County, South Carolina. With a total radius of 0.8 square miles, Salem lies in between Lake Keowee and Lake Jocassee. Salem was originally established as a lumber town but is now known for its gorgeous golf courses and luxurious residential neighborhoods.
Real Estate in Salem
Oconee County is often a top choice for retirees and members of the senior population because of the low real estate costs and laid-back lifestyle. With the third lowest property taxes in South Carolina, Oconee County offers a high quality of life perfect for residents of all ages. If you are looking for a mountain-lake cottage with miles of pristine lake views or a luxurious home with a golf course setting, look no further than Salem, SC.
Lifestyle and Attractions
The Oconee lifestyle offers lake living, charming downtowns, outdoor experiences, main street shopping, endless waterfalls, and a full calendar of community festivals and events. Known as the “golden corner” of the state, Oconee ounty boasts a beautiful backdrop of the blue ridge mountains. Lake Keowee, Lake Jocassee, and Lake Hartwell provide tens of thousands of acres of adventure for visitors and residents.
The many museums throughout the county highlight different aspects of Salem’s history including the Museum of the Cherokee of South Carolina and the Lunney House.
Enjoy dozens of markets and festivals offered year-round. Weekly farmers markets, music festivals, holiday celebrations, and parades fill the calendar and ensure that residents and visitors feel plugged-in and connected to the community.
Nearby Schools and Higher Education
Salem’s close proximity to Clemson University, Southern Wesleyan University, and the Oconee campus of Tri County Technical College offer residents the opportunity to attend year-round sporting events, participate in continuing education classes, and engage in cultural experiences.
The School District of Oconee County encompasses 29 schools. Comprised of public, private, charter, and christian schools, the district has a total of over 10,000 students.
The name Keowee comes from Cherokee word meaning ‘Place of the Mulberries’. During the American Revolution, the Cherokee lost favor with their former British allies resulting in the Cherokee War between the Cherokees and the South Carolina militia. The war ended with the Cherokees pursuing peace by giving up nearly all their land in South Carolina. Many Cherokee artifacts can be found in the local museums throughout Oconee County.
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