Beautiful Barr Lake in Lexington, SC
Barr Lake is a beautiful Lexington community developed by Essex Homes. There are two entrances into the neighborhood from Barr Road and Wildlife Road. Homes in Barr Lake range in price from the mid $200s up to $400,000. Lot sizes range from 1/4 to 1/3 acres, with some backing up to wetland areas for added privacy. Homes range in size from 2,208 square feet to 4,480 square feet with two to five bedrooms and two to four bathrooms. Students living in Barr Lake attend the award-winning Lexington One District schools of Pleasant Hill Elementary, Pleasant Hill Middle, and Lexington High School. The proposed amenities for the community include a 60 acre lake, walking trails, pool, clubhouse, and play area.
Barr Lake is in a great location, just minutes from the shopping and dining in downtown Lexington. Enjoy an omelet, french toast, or waffles at Creekside Restaurant, located in the Old Mill; a salad, sandwich or gourmet pizza at Libby’s of Lexington, shrimp and grits at Private Property, or homemade Italian food right from the family’s cookbook at Alodia’s Cucina Italiana. For those wanting a little night life, see live music at O’Hara’s Public House, or take in a concert, movie or community event at Lexington’s Icehouse Amphitheater, a 900 seat venue created to revitalize downtown and provide quality of life to its residents. For those wanting a day outdoors, Virginia Hylton Park offers playgrounds, paved walking trails, a horseshoe pit, koi pond, gardens, creek with overlook, picnic shelters and more!
Lexington, SC is one of the fastest growing towns in the state leading the way in healthcare, education and recreation. Located just 15 minutes outside of the capital city of Columbia, residents of Barr Lake can experience the additional shopping, dining, and recreational opportunities the city offers. Residents of Lexington also benefit from the water recreation that Lake Murray brings, including fishing, swimming, skiing, boating and more just minutes away. Public access at the dam is less than ten minutes away, and residents and visitors to Barr Lake can enjoy swimming at Lake Murray Public Park or a walk with breathtaking views on the Lake Murray Dam Walkway.
See our available listings and start enjoying downtime anytime with family and friends at Barr Lake – great schools, great location, great living!