All tracts of the Cedar Knoll Lodge are now back on the market. Unfortunately, the buyer was not able to perform on the contract. The issue was on the buyer’s side and not any issue with the property. Please let us know when you would like to view the property or make an offer. Please call us with any questions.
Auction Lot 3 - 3,400 Sq. Ft Lodge with 353 Acres of Land
2,000 Sq. Ft. Recreation Building, 3,900 Sq. Ft. Equipment Shed, 1,654 Sq. Ft. pole shed.
150 RV Hook Ups, 65 with septic, power and water.
Well maintained trail system.
Property extensively managed for wildlife since 1985.
There are two wells and 8 septic tanks for this tract.
Please Note – Approx. 323 of the 353 acres in this tract are in a conservation easement
Welcome to Lakeview Plantation, Home of Cedar Knoll Hunting Lodge. This is one of the finest wildlife tracts in the state. With its 523 acres of land, 2 homes, lodge, recreation building pole sheds, and RV sites this is truly a unique property. It’s located approximately 88 miles from Columbia, 100 miles from Charleston and 70 miles from Hilton Head Island in the heart of the Savannah River Corridor plantation belt. With nearby plantations including Erwinton, Millbury, Duval, Elliott and Groton, the lodge is ideally located less than 5 miles from Cohen’s Bluff Landing and the Savannah River, which boasts excellent fishing and recreational opportunities.
We are currently preparing the auction information for this property but are also offering it for private treaty sale before the auction. This property can be bought as a personal outdoor enthusiast dream or as a functional hunting lodge, equestrian trail riding and ecotourism business. The current owner is willing to discuss the sale of the businesses as well as assistance during the transfer of the business to a new owner. Please go to our website for all current information.
Since 1985, Lakeview Plantation has evolved into one of the most intensively managed hunting properties in the southeast region. Their broad-based habitat management program and unlimited supplemental feeding program are both designed to enhance all types of wildlife, which makes white-tailed deer, wild boar and quail hunting unique on this site.
The accumulative harvest of 9,000 deer, 1,500 wild hogs, and thousands of quail since 1985.
Research projects with the following:
- Clemson University
- The University of Georgia
- The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
- The Georgia Department of Natural Resources
- The Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study in Association with Charles Ruth in 1988
Charles Ruth, who is now the Deer and Turkey Project Leader with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, did his Master's Thesis on the management approach that owner Hayward implemented on Lakeview Plantation in 1985, in comparison to other approaches that were being employed across the country. Charles then became the wildlife biologist at the Cedar Knoll Hunting Lodge from 1989 through 1995, before going to work with DNR as the Deer Project Leader.
- Online only auction.
- Bidding will end on Wednesday, December 2, 2020.
- Bidding offered through RHLee.Com.
- Property Preview by appointment only, Staff on site Nov 17-18 for previews. Please call 864-379-1011 to schedule a time.
- Pre-Auction offers will be strongly considered.
- Both Cedar Knoll Hunting Lodge and Lakeview Plantation (Trail Ride and Ecotourism) businesses may be purchase private treat with the land.
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