Attractions in and nearby include: Richburg Speedway, Chester Golf Club, Historic Brattonsville, US National Whitewater Center, Riverbanks Zoo, Skydive Carolina, Olde English District (with several very large historic districts), Winthrop University, Blumenthal Performing Arts, Charlotte Bobcats and Panthers, Carowinds Amusement Park, Billy Graham Library, The Little Theater, several state and national parks.
Chester, SC, is halfway between Charlotte, NC, and Columbia, SC -- about 45-50 miles either way. Two hours to the mountains, three hours to the beaches. The house itself is in Chester's historic district, just 1/2 mile to downtown.
Chester Golf Club (there are 15 golf courses within 35 miles of the home)