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Stunning Country Estate

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Last updated: 04/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:Contact manager
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Welcome to Sheldon Farms, a modern iteration of a Southern Plantation. A total of 72 acres of pecan orchards, horse pastures, fishing pond, walking and riding trails, woods, and landcaped grounds, with optional access to Leadenwah Creek, a short boat ride from the ICW, the bucolic waterfront town of Rockville, and the full-service facilities of Bohicket Marina.

The main house is an architectural gem, with gorgeous bedrooms, living and dining areas, gourmet kitchen, oversized verandah and screened porch, all overlooking a working farm and 8 acre pond. Ancillary facilities include a catering suppor,t building, fishing and sunning dock, wildlife viewing, elevated walkway, the Pavilion and the Barn, both ideal for entertaining or just relaxing at remote locations from the house.

The main house sleeps 8 in luxurious comfort,
Sheldon Farms is destined to become a premier venue for those who want the best of the Lowcountry, only 30 minutes from Charleston.


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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Estate
  • 6000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renters must be 25 or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    No aggressive breeds. Dogs must not be left unattended and must be kenneled if alone. Refundable security deposit required....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Main House Bedroom 2: 1 double


  • Main House Bedroom 1: 1 double


  • Main House Bedroom 4: 1 double


  • main House Bedroom 3: 1 double


  • Main House has 4 bedrooms with Queen beds, sleeps 8. River House (only available as annex to main house rental)has 4 bedrooms, Upstairs bedrooms have doubles. Downstairs bunk room in River house is perfect for children with two single beds and a double as well as a HDTV....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Main House Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Main House Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Main House Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


  • Main House Bathroom 4: toilet


  • Main House has 3.5 baths. River House has 3 full baths.

Other Amenities

  • Sheldon Farms is the perfect place to host a wedding with amenties to cover any and all types of parties. Amenities can accommodate small or large events with many different venues available. Please note event pricing is different from vacation rental prices. Main House lets for 3500/event and includes Lake Dock. Hay ride wagons available for events on other side of lake at pavilion. Check out the expansive lawn between oak grove and lake. Perfect spot for large tents. Come see!...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    HD thru out Main house. Ask about River house...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Main House overlooks private lake with large sun deck/dock. Picturesque wedding spot!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    River House sits on high bluff of Leadenwah Creek with a deep water dock....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining:

    Indoors and outdoors many possibilities depending on weather. See photos....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Both have ...moreless

  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Condiments , ect....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Bring your own...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Golf Cart provided for easy access to all our amenities. Additional deposit required. Minimum age with DL to operate. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    plus large firepit...moreless

Pool / Spa

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Rates start at 2500/wk.
Rates are year round. Houses have a minimum 4 night stay at 400/night (Main House only) plus taxes and cleaning. 600/night with River House. Families only unless event has been been pre arranged or pre approved.
Cleaning fees are $200 per house. A 10% security deposit will be required with each contract and refunded within 10 days of check out.
Please note : Rental of the River house is only available with the Main house. Use of the river dock is welcome if renting the Main house.
Minimum weekly rate applies to events . Please contact us for approved catererers and wedding planners.
see for more info on wedding planning,events and catering

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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Last updated: 04/13/2015
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Nearest Beach

Car: Necessary

The Charleston Tea Plantation is the home of American Classic Tea, only tea grown in America.

-Charter Fishing or BYOB Bring your own boat! Sail, ski, fish. 2 nearby boat ramps. Tie up at River House dock.


Manager info

Why Wadmalaw Island:
From the owner - In addition to adding acreage to our family farm we love having a venue for any type of event. Sheldon Farms is a destination in itself. A great place for reunions, weddings, corporate meetings and so much more. Packages available which can include golf at Kiawah , Downtown tours, complete wedding scenios from rehearsal dinners to any kind of reception. Come see!

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
Stunning country estate. Sheldon has separate venues across 72 acres which include a lakefront pavillion, expansive lawns, live oak groves, wraparound screened porches, outdoor grills, firepits, horse pastures, pecan orchards and a roasting shed for barbeques, picnics and oysters.

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Speaks: english

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  • Main House Back

    Main House Back

  • Main House dock on the lake.

    Main House dock on the lake.

  • Main House Dining

    Main House Dining

  • Main House  Master bedroom

    Main House Master bedroom

  • Main House Downstairs bedroom1

    Main House Downstairs bedroom1

  • Upstairs bath.

    Upstairs bath.

  • Springtime at Sheldon Farms

    Springtime at Sheldon Farms

  • Main House Front

    Main House Front

  • Main House Kitchen

    Main House Kitchen

  • Main House porch

    Main House porch

  • Main House Master Bath

    Main House Master Bath

  • Main House Downstairs bedroom 2

    Main House Downstairs bedroom 2

  • Main House upstairs bedroom.

    Main House upstairs bedroom.

  • For early risers.

    For early risers.

  • Lake view

    Lake view

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  • Sleeps
  • Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms
  • Property type
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 04/13/2015
Email manager

+1 8438135506

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