"BREATH TAKING" MAJESTIC SOUTHERN PLANTATION, that is rich in history! It is a just like stepping back in time with all the modern day conveniences that this era has to offer. 4 large bedrooms and 3 and half baths, 8 fireplaces, accompany this 3 story historical estate with around 5 rolling acres. There are 3 stocked ponds, fenced pasture land, a large colonial home named "WAG STOP PLANTATION". The name derived from the early function of the property as a stagecoach stop. This home was placed on the national register of historical homes in 2007. The home was built by William Nuckolls in 1792, a planter and US Congressman and dates back to England's Civil War era. John D Jefferies, a confederate veteran and George Becknell, a prominent cotton farmer succeeded as owners of the home. In 1996, Gene and Nancy Horne purchased home and spend 2 years renovating and restoring this magnificent 6000 square foot home and it's grounds. The home is designed on a quartered square pattern with crossed hallways that are 12 foot by 40 foot wide to represent the North, South, East and West. This lovely home is in a North-South position on the acreage that is perfect for Horses or to raise live stock. There are several barns including a log smoke house, Hay barn replicating a nostalgic gas station, and large barn for live stock. There is a updated light and airy kitchen, laundry room, and full bath down stairs, heart pine hardwood floors throughout. Beautiful spiral hand carved stair case made from teak wood joins all three levels of the home, including a Hugh unfinished third level for storage or future expansion. Tons of storage, cabinets, and walk in closets in this Grand home. This lovely home comes COMPLETELY FURNISHED including entire contents of the home and ready for its new owners. This is the perfect place for a Large family, Bed and Breakfast Inn, or Wedding Venue. The possibilities are unlimited for this historical home. It has plenty of space for children to play or horses to roam! The home has been loved and well cared for, for over 225 years and stands strong and proud among the old oak trees in Pacolet, SC. Words can not do justice to the beauty and history of this home. Every detail was well thought out from the intricate moldings to the preservation of the heritage throughout the home with the antiques and artifacts including the 12 foot interior bi-folding doors and high ceilings throughout.
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Listing information last updated on February 25th, 2018 at 4:16pm EST.