822 Poplar Springs Road Westminster, SC 29693
Exquisite 8 bedroom/8 bath private 16,000 sq ft equestrian estate with 172 acres, pond, pasture and barn. As you enter the gate of Rolling Meadows estate to the long split-rail fence-lined drive, views of beautiful rolling hills and nature unfold into a circular drive that surrounds a welcoming fountain and leads to the grand entrance of the estate. The two-story entry is striking with a large Swarovski chandelier flanked by dual grand staircases and a marble floor. The formal living room is welcoming, yet exudes luxury with a 30 foot stone fireplace, beautifully carved mantle and elegant bookcases. Large Palladian windows allow sun to flood the space with doors leading to the grilling patio spacious enough to entertain a crowd. The kitchen and den are separated only by the grand fireplace with custom-carved mantle. The den is surrounded by windows with picturesque views of the rolling meadows and barn. The chef’s kitchen is large enough to host a crowd with two islands, a breakfast area, luxury appliances including double wall ovens, Bosch warming drawer, two dishwashers, six burner Jen Air and Sub-Zero refrigerator. Located on the main level, the master suite is a private oasis with a separate sitting area with gas fireplace. From the large main bedroom with tray ceiling, enter the luxurious master bath with heated marble flooring, steam shower, separate tub, double vanities and beautiful Swarovski lighting. The grand stairways lead to four sizable bedrooms with en-suites. The private in-law apartment is also located on the second floor and accessed by private stairs and an elevator. The basement level reveals an entertainer’s paradise with a grand bar housing a dishwasher, refrigerator, and ice maker. This top-notch recreation area offers billiards and a custom theater. This level also includes a fitness room with sauna, two bedrooms with en-suites, another comfortable sitting area, and oversized walk-in storage area. From the basement, French doors allow private access to the vast patio area, tranquility of the fountain, and hot tub with waterfall into the pool. Views of the creek-fed stocked pond, rolling pastures and expansive barn surround the stately home and grounds. The estate has generous parking with the home's four car garage and the barn's three car garage equipped with a Tesla charger. The barn is an equestrian’s dream with 11 stalls, an air-conditioned office and tack room, laundry room, bathroom, and misting system. A full caretaker’s apartment is located on the second floor of the barn. This private estate is equally ideal for family living as well as entertaining friends and family. Rolling Meadows offers the best in a quiet, luxurious country estate located at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, yet it is close to major metropolitan cities such as Atlanta, Greenville, Charlotte and Asheville. Enjoy all that upstate South Carolina has to offer including Lakes Hartwell, Keowee and Jocassee, excellent opportunities for hiking, award-winning restaurants and majestic mountains. Schedule an appointment to see this stunning estate and the experience luxury, comfort and nature of 822 Poplar Springs Road. Property for sale includes parcel ID: 236-00-04-025 and 236-00-04-021
Listing Brokerage NameKeller Williams Easley/Powd
Community - Westminster
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Situated among rivers, lakes, mountains and forests, Westminster is a quiet town boasting natural beauty and unmistakable small-town allure. The city is renowned as the location for the annual South Carolina Apple Festival.
Westminster real estate includes a mix of single-story homes and larger estates situated on expansive lots, and everything in between. Westminster homes enjoy the area’s beautiful surroundings, as many are covered in a canopy of lush trees and some are located in a peaceful rural setting with farmland all around. Westminster boasts more than 100 historic homes unique to late 1800s architecture.
Lifestyle and Attractions
Westminster is a small town situated in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains just west of Lake Keowee. The quaint downtown centering on Old Main Street features quaint shops and restaurants in historic buildings. Westminster is surrounded by rivers, lakes, mountains, forest, and golf courses, providing plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation for residents and visitors alike. The city boasts award-winning schools, a small-town feel, and beautiful architecture dating back to the late 1800s.
Westminster host a number of annual events and festivals, including the South Carolina Apple Festival. This renowned celebration takes place during the first two weeks of September each year, and features a parade, street vendors, a rodeo, and a variety of family-friendly activities. Other community events in Westminster include Music on Main from April through October and a Christmas Parade during the holiday season. The Oconee Heritage Center General Store Museum features exhibits displaying the history of Westminster and the surrounding area.
Nearby Schools and Higher Education
Westminster is served by the School District of Oconee County, which operates 16 elementary schools, five middle schools, four high schools, and a state-of-the-art career and technology center. Westminster is home to Westminster Elementary School, Orchard Park Elementary School, Fair Oak Elementary School, West Oak Middle School, and West Oak High School. While there are no colleges or universities in Westminster, residents may easily access the institutions in nearby Clemson, including Clemson University, Southern Wesleyan University, and Clemson College.
Westminster was originally founded as a water stop on the Southern Railway on March 17, 1875. Stores, shops and factories began to pop up around the train stop in Westminster, and it developed as a more established town over time. The town experienced peak expansion during the 1920s.
Approximate Distance to:
Uptown Charlotte: 16.5 Miles
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport: 60 Miles
- Oconee Memorial Hospital: 7.5 Miles
- Toccoa Highway: 0.5 Mile
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