Vintner's Wood is an up and coming neighborhood located on Barr Road in Lexington, SC. This new neighborhood developed by Mungo is 21 minutes (15 miles) west of Columbia SC. Mungo is a respected and established local builder here in Columbia SC. Right off EXIT 51 from Interstate 20. Homes are priced from the low $200K to $300K. It makes it an affordable Lexington neighborhood with great amenities such as side walks, good sized lots, lots of natural area, pool and cabana (to be built in Summer 2010). The lot sizes range from 10,000 sq ft (1/4 of an acre) to 15,000 sq ft (1/3 of acre). The terrain is varied to level and some inclined. Their inventory of spec homes are always changing. Mungo has had some very special pricing on their spec homes with such price reductions from $12,000 to 19,000. An all brick spec home 2700 sq ft 5 bedrooms 2.5 bath , hardwoods and tile on the main floor, granite kitchen counters, and stainless appliances had a price reduction of $13,500 to a sales price of $252,000.
UPDATE: The second phase is now open with several new spec homes available for sale. The new community pool and cabana has been a welcome addition to this neighborhood. The new phase also has a town home series with a price range of $190,000 and less. These homes are on a smaller lot and size (1900 sq.ft +/-) but not lacking in amenities. A majority of these home sites have a backyard wooded view.
Mungo has updated their standard features in the current homes that they build that includes:
Carriage lights - (front garage lights)
Gadget cabinet - wall cabinet with shelving for your phones and gadgets to charge and store, reducing wire clutter in your home.
EXTRA Attic Insulation - Extra reflective insulation added to interior roof.
Master Bathroom Framed Mirror
Tankless Gas Water Heater - never ending hot water.
Entertainment Speaker - Two ceiling speakers that can be connected to your favorite music device (Ipod, Ipad, etc)
Location is great with close convenience to I-20 (2 miles). Vintner's Wood is zoned Lexington One Schools, for the following Pleasant Hill Elementary, Pleasant Hill Middle, and Lexington High School. All the schools are within a 10 minute drive from Vintners Woods. The Country Club of Lexington is only minutes away on Barr Road.
CAN YOU OVER BUILD A HOME? Yes, you can. When doing a build job, my duties as your REALTOR is to help you identify the upgrades and options that will enhance the value of your home but not overprice it with comparable homes in the market. As your advisor, I would like your investment to grow and for you to reap the appreciation when you sell in the future.
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