Lake Wylie and the surrounding area is a real estate gem and provides great value to potential buyers. With its close proximity to Charlotte, yet maintaining a small town feels it provides its residents excellent benefits. The area has a small town feel with excellent recreation comforts. The excitement of lakeside living and year round recreation makes it a great place to live – a perfect place to live and do business. It serves as a vacation getaway for its own residents and for visitors making it an exceptional real estate value. As the Charlotte area grows the area is only going to appreciate, providing a great value for sellers and buyers alike.
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• The Palisades
• The Landing
• The Sanctuary
• River Hills Plantation
• Mill Creek Falls
• Heron Cove
• Tega Cay
• Carolina Coves
• River Walk
• Sun City
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Lake Wylie is a little over three hours away from the Carolina beaches and the Carolina Mountains. Interstates I-77 and I-85 provide comfortable access for extended travel. Its location on both the South Carolina and North Carolina borders makes it an ideal weekend getaway or vacation spot for local residents from nearby cities such as Charlotte, Fort Mill or Rock Hill. Duke Power manages six public boat access areas on the lake.
The regional climate of the area is very temperate, making lake activities possible most months of the year. One restaurant, T-Bones on the Lake, offers direct boat access. Lake Wylie is one of eleven lakes on the Catawba River and is the second oldest lake in the Catawba River Chain which is a chain of lakes that’s operated as a system, with water being moved around each lake on the chain system through Duke Power. The lake has a surface area of approximately 13,443 acres with 325 miles of shoreline.
The lake stretches from the Mountain Island Dam, south of Mountain Island Lake in North Carolina to the Wylie Dam on the south end of the lake. The average depth of the lake is just over twenty feet. Lake Wylie lifestyle residents and visitors enjoy 325 miles of shoreline and the lake is perfect, the Lake is ideal for boating, fishing, water skiing and sailing.
For enterprising individuals, growing families and active retirees, Lake Wylie is indeed the perfect setting for home and business. Nestled on the northwest shore of 12,455-acre Lake Wylie in York County, our community is ideally situated for both work and play. Lake Wylie is 17 miles from Charlotte, one of the nation’s fastest growing commercial and financial centers and site of Charlotte Douglas International Airport; 15 miles from Rock Hill, strongly emerging as an economic hub in piedmont South Carolina; and less than 75 miles from Columbia, the capital of the Palmetto State.
Recreation is an integral part of the Lake Wylie lifestyle. With its 325 miles of shoreline, the Lake is ideal for boating, fishing, water skiing and sailing. The temperate, yet wonderfully distinct, seasonal changes not only enhance the area’s beauty, but also afford year-round enjoyment of such outdoor pastimes as golf, tennis and bicycling. For sports lovers, the NFL Carolina Panthers, the NBA Charlotte Bobcats play their home games in Charlotte and the Charlotte Knights play professional baseball at Knights Stadium a few minutes away in Fort Mill.