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The Gables -Historic Southern Charm with all the modern amenities

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 3,250 sq ft
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 acres; 3400 sq. feet of main house; pecan canopy w/gazebo open to the stars

Nestled in the center of historic Saluda, Aiken and Edgefield Counties, and the charm of Augusta, Georgia, this sprawling 3400 sq foot home built at the turn of the century stands out as as one of the most beautifully designed in an area where grand historic homes and buildings remain popular and have stood the test of time. This hand-crafted spindled ginger bread, 9 gabled home boasts architectural details incorporating 4 specific Victorian and Queen Ann styles popular in the mid 1800's. The home to be one of a kind and remains today one of the most beautiful and unique hand-crafted historic homes. The house is all one level and the large rooms flow seamless from the grand hall that runs the central length of the house. Large suites all have private baths and sitting areas each boasting a different theme. There is a large living room, dining room, resting room, fully stocked modern kitchen, glassed-in sun porch (perfect for relaxing with a great novel) and a complete wrap porch encircling the house. Cable and Internet are provide. The house is surrounded by the most beautifully crafted gardens and sits on almost 4 acres that include a pecan canopy and large open meadow. The Gables is located in the middle of 4 historic counties that boasts the best shops for antiques, local craftsman and artisans, golf, the beautiful Lake Murray, Lake Greenwood and Strom Thurmond Lake, historic homes and buildings tours, bike trails, geo-cashing sites, agro-tourism with micro farming, micro breweries, wineries, an distilleries featuring The Palmetto Moonshine, clay shooting at the Wild Turkey Federation shooting complex and access to all things equestrian including horseback riding for beginners and experts and restaurants to please every pallet including the famous Juniper's Restaurant in Ridge Springs. A visit to The Gables offers something for everyone making it an all around great vacation and get a way and time of the year.

Each of the surrounding towns have festivals and events throughout the year - whether it is the great Harvest Festival for Ridge Spring in October or the Peach Tree 23 - a 40 mile yard sale spanning the entire length of Highway 23, the Johnston Peach Festival. Magnolia on the Ridge Artisans weekend or the Wonderful Weekend in Ward and the Christmas Tour of Homes, From January to December there is always something to see.

Calling all horse lovers - Bring your horses to board with our friends at Magnolia Ridge while staying with us at The Gables!

More Details

Owner
Victoria Baker
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
85%
Calendar last updated:
January 30, 2018

Why Victoria Baker chose Ward

There is something so special and unique about this beautiful place. There is a timelessness and charm that is unequaled and the peace and serenity of the property is why we fell in love with it the moment we walked through the front door. Everyone who has visited agree it is delightful and inviting. A rare gem amongst many. .

What makes this estate unique

Whether taking in the views from the wrap porches, wandering through the enchanting gardens and pecan canopy or simply taking in the fascinating history of the area, The Gables will prove to be a destination you will want to come back to time and time again.

Amenities

Ward Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Floor Area:
  • 3250 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

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Map

Small Engine Airport 4 miles from The Gables

National Wild Turkey Federation National Shooting Complex - automated clay shooting

The Masters at Augusta National - 45 minutes

Golf at local Par 3 golf courses (3 to choose from)

The beauty and recreation at your choice of: Lake Murray, Strom Thurmond Lake

and Lake Greenwood

Tour the wonders of Historic Edgefield, Saluda, Ward and Ridge Spring

Great restaurants, local artisans, amazing antiques, and much, much more

There is something for everyone

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Property Damage Protection $79

INTERNET and CABLE provided
No Smoking permitted inside the estate house
No pets over 30 lbs and all pets must be crated while in the house.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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