Featured Neighborhood: Cherokee Shores in Lexington, SC
Cherokee Shores is a lakefront community with homes and land for sale. Build your dream waterfront home for fantastic views of Lake Murray, or purchase a lovely Charleston style or traditional style home with excellent views year round. Homes range from $300,000 and up, and lots start at $70,000.
Cherokee Shores Homes and Lots
Charleston style homes are unique because they have two or three stories with a cupola overlooking the lake. They may have porches and balconies, high ceilings, decorative staircases and large foyers. A typical Charleston home is large enough for a family and guests and may have 5 bedrooms and 3 or 4 bathrooms. Many of the homes in Cherokee Shores also have screen porches, 1 or 2 car garages and back yards that are private and spacious. A traditional style home may be perfect for a smaller family with 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms, a modern kitchen and spacious open floor plan.
If you prefer to build a new home, there are water front lots and interior lots for sale. They are available in many sizes and prices. A 7800 sq. ft. interior lot may cost $70,000, while waterfront acreage may cost over $1 million. With direct access to Lake Murray, the Cherokee Shores development continues to be a popular place to live.
Cherokee Shores Amenities
Of course direct access to Lake Murray is the #1 amenity that Cherokee Shores offers. With a cabana and marina on the lake, residents enjoy fishing off the pier, boating, swimming and other water sports. There’s also a community swimming pool at Cherokee Shores, and a clubhouse where you can get to know your neighbors.
Lexington, SC Attractions
There’s lots to do in Lexington, SC. You can catch a show at the Chapin Community Theater, spend an afternoon at the Lexington County Museum or the Cayce Historical Museum, go rafting or kayaking on the 3 Rivers Greenway or jog across the Lake Murray Dam. Enjoy southern style cooking or gourmet cooking at one of Lexington’s many restaurants, and don’t forget to spend some time at the Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Gardens. It’s within easy driving distance from Cherokee Shores in Lexington, SC.
Lexington One Educational System
Lexington One offers a quality education for nearly 25,000 students. There are 16 elementary, 7 middle and 4 high schools in the district. There are also private schools and pre-schools and day care centers in Lexington, SC for working parents. Continued education is also available with nearby Lexington Technology School, and Columbia’s colleges and universities are only 15 minutes away.
Cherokee Shores is unique because it’s located on Lake Murray. There are a wide range of properties for sale here. If you prefer to build a vacation home or a permanent residence in this beautiful lakefront neighborhood, now is the perfect time to do it.