CORPORATE RETREAT or HUNTING PRESERVE: This is an exceptional multi-use property with pristine grounds and superb improvements. A beautiful cedar gate and stone columns leads to a managed timber plantation with two homes and outstanding hunting facilities. The property contains 375 deeded acres, with approximately 328 acres wooded and the remainder being open food plots and roads. It is located just north of Union, SC with paved access on Sunset Road and limited paved frontage on Barnado Road.
Approximate distances and driving times:
Spartanburg, SC….33 minutes 25 miles
Greenville, SC…..1 hr & 5 min. 57 miles
Columbia, SC……1 hr & 20 min. 76 miles
Charlotte, NC…….1 hr & 25 min. 65 miles
Atlanta, GA.……3 hr & 30 min 200 miles
Main Residence……..2160 sq. ft with basement
Guest House…………1280 sq. ft
Main Shop……………1200 sq. ft. Attached shed……1400 sq. ft.
Equipment Shed……..2520 sq. ft
Storage Building…….960 sq. ft.
The main residence is a 2160 square foot wood frame construction with metal roof built in 2000 with an addition added in 2007. The main level consists of a kitchen/great room/dining room combination, master bedroom and bath, laundry room, sitting room, wine room, office, bedroom and full bath. The kitchen has a Five Star gas range, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and a large island work area. The floors are pine, tile baths, with stone fireplace and vaulted ceiling in great room. There is also a screened porch, open deck and covered deck.
Underneath is a finished basement with den/kitchen combination, bedroom and bath. There is an unfinished section that is being used for office and storage.
There is a 20kw natural gas generator that will run the entire home in the event of a power outage. The furnace and tankless hot water heater also run on natural gas. The home is protected by an ADT Security System and has Verizon Wireless internet service available.
The guest cabin is 1280 square feet and built in 2005. It is 1.5 stories with a wood exterior and metal roof. It features a den/kitchenette area with two bedrooms and two full baths on the main level and a bedroom and bath on the upper level. Also features a large screened porch and two small covered stoops. Good quality construction with pine floors, wood walls in den and open ceiling.
The main shop was built in 2000 and contains 1200 square feet enclosed with an additional 1400 square feet shed extension. It has a metal roof and sides, concrete floor, water, power and septic tank. Also features propane heater, ice machine, small cooler and two roll-up doors.
The large equipment shed was built in 2002 and has 2520 square feet under a metal room with graveled floor.
A smaller metal storage building of 960 square feet is also 13 years old and has a concrete floor with two roll-up doors.
The property has been extensively managed for large mature white tailed deer. There is also an abundance of wild turkey and small game. A large dove field and numerous food plots are scattered throughout the property. The main pond has been stocked with largemouth bass and bream and has several automatic fish feeders and a floating dock.
The areas of planted pines and hardwoods have been adequately managed and are part of the Forest Stewardship Program. A timber cruise is available upon request. There are also mature apple, persimmon, and chestnut trees.
There is an excellent internal road system providing access throughout the property. Two smaller ponds provide additional recreational opportunities.
Farm Map & Boundaries
From the intersection of Pine Street & Main Street in Downtown Spartanburg; Go south on Pine Street (US 176) for 12.3 miles; turn left on Oak Grove Road; Go 1/2 mile and turn right on SC 18; Go 1.7 miles and turn left on Kelly Road; Go 1.5 miles and bear right on Sunset Road. Driveway to house is 1/4 mile on the right.