Historic Home for sale in Manning, SC

Historic Home for sale in Manning, SC

September 11, 2019 4 By Kailee Schamberger


this historic home in property is in
Manning was built circa 1843 and is on the
National Register of Historic Places An example of an antebellum
plantation house with Greek Revival elements it’s referred to as “El Requerdo”
in historic records an enormous amount of history surround
the house and property featuring 89 acres, approximately forty
acres of cleared fields 10 acres of timber harvest pine 30 acres
of woodlands that lead to a swamp and approximately eight acres of manicured grass. Francis Marion, “The Swamp Fox”, also
planned and fought Revolutionary War battles on
the property with evidence of the breast plates and
the amphitheater remaining in the fields and woods bordering the swamp. the house and property was also used in
the film “The Patriot” featuring Mel Gibson with several scenes showing the canopy
of live oaks along the driveway the property also features a three
bedroom one bath cottage transported from another state and
tastefully decorated complete with a full kitchen den and
laundry room. the barn house is a two or three stable
barn backing up to a finished one bedroom one bath with a kitchen and
den combination. A dog breeding kennel is
adjacent as well. other exterior features include a
chicken coop a detached carport a kitchen house and an in-ground swimming pool behind the home there is a circle drive in front and a
large front porch the house retains many of the original
architectural elements including heart pine floors
with hand-forged iron nails the formal foyer
features a mahogany suspended dual staircase sent from England and a beautiful chandelier there is a
large living room to the right of the foyer many of the doors and light fixtures are
original to the home the large elegant formal dining room also features a beautiful chandelier just past the dining room is a family
room overlooking the pool and backyard the updated gourmet kitchen has an island and breakfast bar granite
countertops a walk-in pantry an abundance of cabinet
space a wine cooler a smooth cook top a built-in microwave and a built-in
oven next to the kitchen is a hall with an entry from the side porch and across the
hall is a powder room and a laundry room. the main level
guest bedroom includes a private bath the owners bedroom is on the other side of the foyer from the living room and includes a private bath with marble
floors do at the top at the dual staircase is a
large den with a beautiful chandelier and access to the upstairs porch.
the porch overlooks the circle drive and enormous oak trees which are
covered with resurrection ferns that morph to life with each rain shower there are two large bedrooms on each side
of the upstairs den in each bedroom has a private bath this one-of-a-kind home has 4 bedrooms
four-and-a-half baths and 6,080 square feet plus a well and underground sprinkler
system, a workshop and much more for more information call Angie Jordan with
the agent owned realty company at 435-1874