Sleepy Hollow Plantation - Pendleton Pickens County South Carolina SC

Sleepy Hollow Plantation – Pendleton – Pickens County

Much of the information on this page was contributed by Steve Sefick.

Basic Information

  • Location – Pickens County

    Two miles from Pendleton across 18 Mile Creek.

  • Origin of name – ?

  • Other names – ?

  • Current status – ?


  • 1822-1823 – Earliest known date of existence

  • 1890 – House built (Rumor is that is was a log cabin)

  • 1900 – Current house was built by Jesse Payne Lewis

    Col. Jessse Cornelius Stribling added/rebuilt the house after a fire swept the farm, So the back half of the house is Stribling built.


  • Number of acres – Presently 44 acres but at one time, it was 500 acres

  • Primary crop – ?


  • Alphabetical list – David Cherry (1823), Jesse Payne Lewis (1837), Susan Lewis, Jesse Cornelius Stribling, Virginia Hunter Stribling (1887)


  • Number of slaves – ?


Web Resources

Print Resources

SC Plantation Inns
SC Plantation Tours
SC Plantation Pictures
SC Plantations by Place
SC Plantation Weddings

Abbeville County
Aiken County
Allendale County
Anderson County

Bamberg County
Barnwell County
Beaufort County
Berkeley County

Calhoun County
Charleston County
Cherokee County
Chester County
Chesterfield County
Clarendon County
Colleton County

Darlington County
Dillon County
Dorchester County

Edgefield County

Fairfield County
Florence County

Georgetown County
Greenville County
Greenwood County

Hampton County
Horry County

Jasper County

Kershaw County

Lancaster County
Laurens County
Lee County
Lexington County

Marion County
Marlboro County
McCormick County

Newberry County

Oconee County
Orangeburg County

Pickens County

Richland County

Saluda County
Spartanburg County
Sumter County

Union County

Williamsburg County

York County

Flower photographs by Virginia Saunders, Columbia, SC. Please click flower for more info.


Are you able to correct
an error?
Please click here.
is maintained as a public service by

South Carolina

Home Edit Info Contact

HomeCorrect InfoSearchContact