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Farming Creek Lexington SC Properties for Sale
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Kenwood Properties for Sale in Lexington SC

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Richmond Farms Properties for Sale in Lexington SC

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Secret Cove Properties for Sale in Lexington SC

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Shadowbrooke Properties for Sale in Lexington SC

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Timberland Place Properties for Sale in Lexington SC

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Vista Springs Properties for Sale in Lexington SC

Lexington SC Real Estate - Neighborhoods' Properties for Sale in Lexington South Carolina. You also have access to our advanced market segments such as, Lexington Entry Level Homes, Lexington Median Homes, Lexington Upscale Homes, Lexington Luxury Homes, and Lexington Lots and Land for Sale in Lexington SC. Other neighborhoods in Lexington: Farming Creek, Golden Hills, Governors Grant, Hope Ferry Plantation, Kenwood, Oak Pointe, Olde Saluda, Richmond Farms, Rollingwood, Secret Cove, Shadowbrooke, Timberland Place, Woodcreek and Vista Springs. Popular cities, towns, and areas for search: Chapin, Gaston, Gilbert, Irmo, Lake Murray, Lexington, West Columbia, in the Greater Columbia SC. Exit Realty of Lexington SC (803) 358-0888 your Lexington SC Real Estate Agency. ExitREC Lexington Neighborhoods Search.

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A bit on the History of Lexington SC

The Town of Lexington SC had its beginning on January 24, 1820 with the purchase of two acres of land from Anna Barbara Drafts Corley (Granny Corley) for establishment of a new court house and jail for Lexington County. Previously the county seat of government had been the town of Granby located where Cayce is today. Granby was a low, unhealthy area often flooded in the spring. Mrs. Corley's land was selected for its central location and its healthy atmosphere among the pine trees. The Town of Lexington grew up around the courthouse and was indeed called "Lexington Court House" until 1900. Most of the town's early settlers were descendants of older area families mostly of German ancestry. Prior to the Civil War, Lexington could boast of having the Lutheran Seminary, two churches, two newspapers, a small textile factory, a carriage factory and the usual businesses necessary for a courthouse town of that era. A municipal charter was issued on January 28, 1861.

In February of 1865 a wing of General Sherman's Federal troops occupied the town. Many of the dwellings and businesses were burned during this occupation. The town by 1880 had rebuilt its business district and a number of impressive new homes were replacing those lost in 1865. In 1890 the Lexington Manufacturing Company built the textile mill with its dam, pond and houses for the employees, all located on the eastern end of Main Street. Disastrous fires in 1894 and 1916 resulted in most of the business district structures being rebuilt of brick. In 1911 electricity for lighting was available and telephones before 1916. By 1927 a municipal water system was put into use. With post World War II prosperity Lexington has expanded into a thriving business and political center for Lexington County.

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