The community of Hampton Park is located off of Barr Road in Lexington, South Carolina. Homes range in size from 3 to 5 bedrooms with square footages from 2,215 to 4,000 square feet. Pricing for homes starts at $175,000 and goes to the upper $200s. There is a homeowners association, and fees cover the cost of common area maintenance. Students residing in Hampton Park attend the award-winning Lexington One schools of Pleasant Hill Elementary, Pleasant Hill Middle and Lexington High.
Hampton Park is in a convenient location and less than a mile from the Country Club of Lexington, less than five miles from the town of Lexington and just ten minutes from Lake Murray. The Country Club of Lexington provides an affordable, private club with a golf course, Olympic size swimming pool, tennis courts, grill area, and banquet/meeting rooms. The golf course holds several SCGA and USGA events and is ranked among the top courses in the Midlands. Lexington is one of the fastest growing areas in the state and draws new residents because of its excellent education, recreation, and medical facilities. The town is bursting with restaurants including fine dining at Bodhi Thai, classic Southern cuisine at Private Property, authentic Irish pub food at O’Hara’s Public House, and even a local coffee shop, The Haven Coffee House. Residents can enjoy movies, concerts, and community events including the Lexington County Chili Cookoff, at Icehouse Amphitheater, a 900-seat venue and perfect place to enjoy a night on the town. The capital city of Columbia is less than 30 minutes away and provides additional options in dining, shopping and recreation.
The biggest draw to the area is Lake Murray, a 50,000 acre man-made recreational lake that offers a variety of water activities such as boating, fishing, swimming, skiing and more. There are a number of lakefront seasonal restaurants to enjoy while taking in tranquil views of the lake. A number of fishing tournaments are held annually, and the lake boasts some of the best bass fishing in the Southeast. There are even floating concerts and festivals such as Reggaetronic and Drift Jam, where event goers can enjoy mainstream music from the comfort of their boats. The Lake Murray Dam Walkway provides another opportunity for residents of the area with a 3.4 mile walk across the lake with spectacular views of Lake Murray and the downtown skyline.
If you are looking to be a part of a growing community with excellent education, recreation, and location, than let the experts at EXIT Real Estate Consultants help you find your next new home in Lexington and the community of Hampton Park today!