Galivants Ferry, SC Real Estate

Galivants Ferry SC Real Estate Overview

Galivants Ferry SC homes for sale has a history that many home owners are proud of to this day.

Galivants Ferry was initially described in the SC Sculptures at Large in the year 1792 in a location then known as Elirsee's Landing. The ferryboat crossing had been vested with a gentleman named Richard Gallevan for the early duration of 14 years and the actual permitted service fees had been stated in English dollars. In those days, the county name appeared to be Kingston County as well as the county seat had been Conwayboro.

The ferryboat crossing had been once again described in the 1795 SC Acts referring to Highways, Bridges and also Ferries, using the title Elvise's Landing, currently being vested with the man they called Richard Gullivan as well as fees being paid for in U.S. currency.

The highway as well as the ferry boat to Kingston County had been the primary entry way coming from Marion County, after that referred to as Liberty County, for the region of Kingston, today referred to as Horry County. As a result, the highway and ferry had been taken care of with public funds for the benefit of all the citizens.

The very first wooden plank road throughout the Pee Dee swamp had been built for the ferry as of the 1800's. At this time you can still view the remains of the fertilizer barge that is still visible during seasons of low waters that are present upstream of the existing highway bridge. It looks like ferry barges from the beginning of the 1800's.

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All through the Great Depression a man called George Holliday continued to produce a human population by which cash had basically disappeared. To cope with this challenge Holliday created a type of money known as "scrip" that the local people might barter form items with the Holliday merchants. In those days, the vast majority of farming output had been manufactured by farm owners dwelling within the property along with their family members and also consenting to help "share the crop" together with the property owner usually for a 50/50 split, therefore the phrase "sharecropper “came about. At it's maximum, 1200 to 1500 citizens were sustained by the Holliday plantations in the west of Horry County.

In the late 1876, the currently famous, greatest managing political meeting occurred while in the Galivants Ferry district presenting General Wade Hampton, formerly a hero from the Civil War, as part of his duties for running for governor. Political speaking were being known as "Stump Speakings". Galivants Ferry just recently commemorated 128 yrs as being the longest managing Democratic stump presentation the United States. Throughout glory days during the early 1900's, Galivants Ferry developed the foundation for the Horry County's tobacco history in addition to preserving The Present Democratic Primary (stump) speaking.

While George Hollidays' 2 sons, Joseph and also John Monroe, continuing the practice associated with farming efficiency in addition to providing the farm building community with essential items designed for agriculture, feeding and also clothing households in the local community. At this time, the 5th generation of Hollidays continue following the method of their forbearers, even though using tobacco is actually disappearing with the "old world" will no longer exists.

Due to its exclusive history, Galivants Ferry had been identified by currently being placed into the National Register of Historic Places in the year 2001. Structures thus specified, include, the chapel, owner homes, grist (grinding) mill, pack house, storehouses, occupant (sharecropper) homes, as well as other kinds of outdoor structures such as the big red barn.




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Galivants Ferry SC Real Estate Stats

Average Price in Galivants Ferry: $244,081  County Average: $277,550

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in Galivants Ferry: $145  County Average: $165

Average Walkscore in Galivants Ferry: 8  County Average: 25

Average Year Built in Galivants Ferry: 1996  County Average: 2000

Average Days on Website in Galivants Ferry: 145  County Average: 149

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Great place for your dream home. this quite country setting is perfect for you and your family...

homes added to land and land development have been completed in april, 2017 5210 hwy 712, Galivants Ferry, sc 29544...

Have your own private get-away along the banks of the little pee dee river...

This home will leave you speechless! gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with open living room/ kitchen/ and dining area...

All brick custom built home located on .85 acres just a moment away from town...

Home site in the aynor school area....

this one acre lot has plenty of room for a custom build or modular in a nice location between Galivants Ferry and aynor. enjoy the quiet peaceful country life while being just 5 minutes from 501, and 45 minutes from the beaches ...

located just across the marion county line from Galivants Ferry....

Great place for your dream home. this quite country setting is perfect for you and your family...

Great place for your dream home. this quite country setting is perfect for you and your family...

His "like new" home is in one of aynor sc's finest communities...

Great place for your dream home. this quite country setting is perfect for you and your family...

Nice 27 ac tract of land located on joyner swamp road...

3 bedroom 2 bath home sitting on 0.50 ac with no hoa...

3 bedroom 2 bath. open floor plan! kitchen has a lot of cabinet space with a large work island...

Good property it is cleared and has the chimney of an old house on the property...

This farm consists of approximately 130 acres total, complete with a farm house at the end of a long, gated driveway...

Good lot or acreage to build on or place your mobile home on...

Great investment located in the heart of gunters island...

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Carolina Pines Realty, Inc
2500 Highway 544
Conway, SC