118 118 West Main St Ninety Six, Ninety Six, SC
$ 315,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#127492
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityNinety Six
  • AreaGreenwood County - Ninety Six
  • Zip29666
  • StyleTraditional,Two Story
  • Year Built1878
  • Taxes$ 3400
  • Price$ 315,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3900
  • Lot Size0.916 Acres
Data Source:
Greenwood Association of REALTORS® (GWSCMLS)
Property Description

Nestled in the heart of historic Ninety Six stands the majestic Pope's Palace, a testament to an era gone by. This remarkable historic home exudes an unmistakable charm that speaks of days when craftsmanship was an art. As one steps inside, one's gaze is immediately drawn upwards to the soaring ceilings, a grand expanse adorned with original pressed tin. Each intricate pattern and design on the tin tells a story of the hands that molded them and the time they were from. The house's foundation is as robust as its character, with solid brick walls lending both strength and a rustic beauty. The walls, thick and formidable, are not just barriers but narrators of tales from yesteryears when this place has served as a hotel, tea room and an antique store when note used as a home. These solid brick walls have witnessed time's passage and have stood firm, ensuring that the house's legacy endures. Ascend to the beautiful staircase to the upstairs' bedrooms, and one is greeted with the warm, amber glow of heart of pine flooring. Each wooden plank, with its unique grain and texture, resonates with the whispers of the past, creating an ambiance of nostalgic elegance. Meanwhile, the downstairs boasts concrete slab flooring, pragmatic in its durability. It's an area conceived for bustling activity, with the resilience to withstand the wear and tear of high-footfall areas. Its sturdy nature makes it an ideal choice for an upscale restaurant, where the mingling aromas of sumptuous dishes would complement the house's historic allure. This remarkable historic house, situated just a stone's throw away from Lake Greenwood's shores and 15 minutes from the population center of Greenwood and Lander University. This house, with its blend of history and functionality, provides the perfect stage for a restaurant that could become the talk of the town. Furthermore, its proximity to the Ninety Six National Battlefield ensures a steady influx of history enthusiasts and visitors. This site, drenched in historical significance, offers yet another reason for potential patrons to frequent the area. In essence, this historic house is not merely a testament to the past but a beacon for the future. A future that intertwines gourmet experiences with historical discovery, all set against the backdrop of Lake Greenwood's pristine beauty.

Price History
9/21/2023 Listed $325,000
3/20/2024 4% - $315,000

General Features

Interior Features 9+ Feet Ceilings,Stamped Ceiling(s),See Remarks
Road Frontage 141
Construction Brick,Stucco
Roof Composition
Fireplaces 3 or More,Dining Room,Family Room,Master Bedroom
Exterior Features None
Status Active
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Bathrooms 2
Year Built 1878
Style Traditional,Two Story,See Remarks
County Greenwood
HOA Fees Include None
Status Active
Area Greenwood County - Ninety Six
Virtual Tour
City Ninety Six
Handicap Features Ramps
Listing Type Single Family Detached
Street Name 118 West Main St Ninety Six
Allow Comments 1
ListingAgentFirstName Michael
ListingAgentLastName Bedenbaugh
For Sale/Rent Sale

Interior Features

Basement Partial,Unfinished
Fireplace 1
Beds 4
Flooring Hardwood,See Remarks,Other
Appliances Electric Range,Electric Water Heater,Microwave,Smoke-Heat Detector,Vented Exhaust Fan
Master Bedroom Features None

Exterior Features

Foundation Crawl Space,Slab,See Remarks
Garage/Carport None
Lot Dimensions 141x283
Apx Total Acreage 0.916


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 29666

AVG $520K
AVG $1,776
AVG 32
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1994

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