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Lake Wylie is a beautiful reservoir that embraces both of the Carolinas along its 325 miles of shoreline. Residents of nearby cities including Charlotte, Fort Mill, Tega Cay, York, Steele Creek, Belmont and Rock Hill love the lake and use its recreational facilities.
Homes for sale in Lake Wylie, SC range from rural ranches on large pieces of land to luxurious waterfront mansion, with everything in between.
Living the laid-back lake life
According to Charlotte magazine, on the Belmont side, you'll find the traditional small town, complete with a general store that opened in 1889. The town recently opened 12-acre park outfitted for canoeing and kayaking just south of the Wilkinson Boulevard Bridge. Popping up next to Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is McLean, a 670-acre master-planned community on the lake that will feature 800 new homes, including everything from traditional, single-family dwellings on the waterfront to low-maintenance patio homes.
As you drive down Highway 49 through Lake Wylie, you'll see traditional neighborhoods side by side with new developments and communities. Beyond the boundaries of Lake Wylie in York County, more undeveloped acreage sits waiting for builders to create subdivisions that will be less expensive than waterfront neighborhoods.
Lake Wylie has 6 public boat access areas, 1 bank fishing area and 1boat access area. McDowell Park offers a sweeping view of some of the most scenic areas of Lake Wylie. The 1,108-acre, county-operated nature preserve offers hiking, camping and a nature center with educational programs for kids and adults. On the Fourth of July, Lake Wylie is a popular place to see a patriotic display of fireworks. Boats assemble near the bridge and landlubbers park their cars nearby to see the colorful display. During the Christmas season, boaters decorate their rigs with lights and wreaths for the annual Christmas boat parade.
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