Homes for Sale in Mountain Rest SC

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc 10307

Homes for sale in Mountain Rest, SC.

Why do People Live Here?

Mountain Rest is a mountain community in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains.  There are 5 private lakes in this area and they are surrounded by National Forest (USA Lands). The elevation of this community is just over 1600 feet, so the winters have snow and the summers are milder than the lower elevations.

Looking for a Home in Mountain Rest, SC?

The link is long so just click to go to the webpage.  All the current listings will show up on this list.

What’s the community like?

The community is made up of families, young and old, retirees and single people who work in the area.  There are gated communities and rural farms. This area is unregulated so there are nice homes and even some areas where people have their campers permanently set up for hunting or as a place to come to for vacation. The area has a community club, rescue squad and volunteer fire department.  You must travel for shopping if you want more than the local Dollar General Store offers, 10 miles to Walhalla or 16 miles to Clayton Ga, the closest Walmart.

What schools will the kids attend?

If you buy a home for sale in Mountain Rest, SC, the local schools serving the area are Walhalla High, Walhalla Middle & James M. Brown Elementary.  Oconee County is a school choice if you transport your children to school and there is room in the school. 


Now you really want to find a home here?

If you are interested in the current homes for sale in Mountain Rest, SC Click on the link. Our “For Sale” property information is a direct feed from the Western Upstate MLS and is updated daily.


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Gwen Fowler-Brown

Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc
317 South Highway 11
West Union SC 29696
Serving Oconee County, from the banks of the Chattooga River to the shores of Jocassee, Hartwell & Keowee Lakes.


Contact me about property in Oconee County, Seneca, Walhalla, Westminster, Long Creek, Salem, Mountain Rest, Richland, Sunset and Six Mile, SC.  2nd homes are our expertise. 

The best number to reach me at is 1-800-248-8950.

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