Homes For Sale in Sumter, SC
Sumter South Carolina is a growing community located between the Atlantic Ocean beaches and Blue Ridge mountains. Its moderate climate makes outdoor sports including hiking, biking and fishing available year round to residents.
It is home to the historic Sumter Opera House constructed in 1894 which hosts performances regularly.
Sumter is a wonderful area with many great restaurants, shopping areas and ease of transportation.
Sumter provides easy access to South Carolina’s capital Columbia to its West, including access to Columbia real estate. To Sumter’s West is also Cayce where you can look at the available Cayce real estate options. You can also easily look for homes in the Blythewood area, by going North up from Sumter to see Blythewood real estate, and then continuing to head north to preview Lancaster real estate, and then farther North you can take a look at the available Rock Hill real estate.
Sumter’s proximity to popular cities in South Carolina makes it easy to expand your area during the home search process.
The real estate in Sumter offers many options, and you can look at modern houses, modern apartments, all the way to historic homes, or waterfront homes, or large farms and properties with a lot of acreage if that is what you prefer. Many varieties and types of homes for sale are available in the Sumter area.
Homes for Sale in Idlewild Sumter, SC
Sumter is a great place to look for homes in, and has many areas that have desirable homes. One great subdivision in the Sumter area is the Idlewild home subdivision.
Idlewild is a relatively big subdivision with two ponds. The subdivision has several cul-de-sacs with landscaped islands that boast cute shrubs or palm trees. The Idlewild houses have a traditional style of a cape-cod style, and are very elegant.
The area contains pine and hardwood trees that gives the subdivision a nature-based feel. There are two groups of houses located on the ponds near the back of the subdvidison.
Idlewild is next to Feathers Down and besides Deerfield. There are a few parks near the Idlewild subdivision which include Patriot Park and the Swan Lake Iris Gardens.
If you’re looking for a home in Sumter, Idlewild is a great subdivision to consider.
The city also houses many parks and playgrounds and includes two state parks for the public to use. The Swan Lake Iris Gardens are in the area and house eight swan species, along with access to miles of trails the public can use for walking.
Additionally, the town houses the Sumter Opera house built in 1894 which regularly has performances people of any age can go to.
There are many restaurants in Sumter, including the famous Palmetto Oyster House’s alligator cheesecake, J.O. Grady’s two-handed burgers as well as their famous beer bacon ice cream), Willie Sue’s where you can get amazing pork chops, Simply Southern Bistro where you can try the fried green tomatoes, and Sidebar’s where you can order the house-smoked brisket & ribs. Fancier, more upscale eateries include the Hamptons, Lilfreds and the Mill Pond Steakhouse.
Prisma Health Tuomey is a healthcare facility in the Sumter area with 301 beds, 85 specialists and 30 family practitioners whose focus is taking care of patients and improving their health. There are other 24-hour open health facilities and other general and specific health facilities to meet patient needs available in the area as well. S
Sumter prides itself on its community emergency response times that are 4 minutes on average. It also has an enhanced 911 emergency system that allows spans the county and logs information about callers to help first-responders have the information they need before they arrive.
The Sumter Fire Department proudly has an ISO Class 1 rating, and prides itself on it service. The Sumter Police Department has a proactive policy of policing has helped create a decreased crime trend in the past few years. TheSumter Fire Department and the Sumter Police Department stay involved with the community as well.
It is easy to get around in Sumter with available taxis, Ubers, shuttles, a bus station, and the Santee-Wateree Regional Transit Authority (SWRTA) all available to help you get around the area.
Sumter Houses & Real Estate
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