Bethune Homes For Sale
Bethune has many wonderful properties and is a great place to look for a home. It’s far enough away from the South Carolina’s capital city Columbia to have some peace and quiet, but also easily accessible to the city by car.
Bethune has an area of 1.1 square miles, and a small population of around 254 people.
To get to Columbia from Bethune, you can easily drive Southwest, passing through the cities of Cassatt, then Kershaw, driving down further to pass through Camden and then Lugoff, and then arriving in Columbia after that.
If you are already looking for property in Bethune, you can always widen your home search range and start looking for nearby Bethune real estate, Cassatt real estate, Kershaw real estate, as well as Camden real estate and Lugoff real estate, as these are all nearby cities that are also great to live.
Bethune was established by European settlers who came to the area in the 1800s. The area was previously lived in by the Kadapaw Indians.
The Bethune town charter was officially issued in 1900, which changed the town’s name from Lynchwood to Bethune in honor of one of the pioneer men in the Bethune area named Daniel M. Bethune.
There is a special Scottish Cemetery located between Bethune and Cassatt which you can visit on U.S. Highway 1 South and is just outside of Bethune, where local citizens are known to be buried ever since the late 1700s.
Bethune retains it Southern charm, and is a quiet, peaceful town. The Seaboard Railroad stops at Bethune, and the tracks are an important part of the town’s history.
The town takes care to restore and preserve its historic homes. It also has a Highway 1 bridge just North of Bethune which holds the record in the Guinness Book of World Records as the only bridge to cross the same river three times, and is an interesting place to visit whether you live in Bethune or are just stopping by for a visit.
Bethune is the smallest participating city to be awarded the Governor’s Rural Economic Achievement Trophy, known as the ‘GREAT Trophy’.
Bethune Real Estate:
Bethune truly is a great town with much to offer its residents and visitors. The Bethune real estate has a lot of offer and is a great place to look for a home. There are many great homes for sale in Bethune, SC.
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