Eldon Blust

21 Starboard Tack Drive Salem, SC 29676


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3 full
Square Feet
Single Family
Keowee Key
Master BR on Main
Golf Course

Come home to this well cared for 3 bd/3 bath,2700+sqft home on a very private lot in the amenity rich community of Keowee Key. Beautiful landscaping greets you as you approach the front door, and green space surrounds the house. The open floor plan welcomes you to enjoy the large kitchen, living and dining areas while seeing nature all around from many windows. The main level also includes the foyer, master bedroom, master bath, guest room and full bath, laundry room, and office. From the great room and office you can access the new Trex deck with recently installed retractable awning. A front porch & 2 car garage complete the main level. The lower level is a terrific space for additional family or guests. It has another bedroom and full bath, large family room and screened porch. There is another large space that has been used as a recreation room/hobby room, and a storage room with workshop space. This home has had many of the high cost improvements already done: In addition to the Trex deck, and Sunset motorized awning, Hardy Plank replaced the original Cedar siding, Radon mitigation system has been installed, Ram Jack foundation reinforcement with a lifetime guarantee, 50 yr.roof in 2016, Lennox Heat pumps in 2014, and more. Now you can add your cosmetic touches to make it your own. Keowee Key is an active community with so much to offer!! All property owners are members and share in the Club with its award winning chef, and Bistro, golf course, 14 tennis courts, 4 (soon 8) pickleball courts, Fitness center with full schedule of classes and a year around pool, event center with library and meeting rooms, leisure trail, walking trail, community gardens, boat slips, 2 marinas with gas docks, 2 other pools, a dog park, community parks, beaches, children's playground, and more! There are many social and activity clubs as well. Here you can truly find More of What you Love. Visit the website at KeoweeKeySC.com for more information.

Presented By

Eldon Blust

(864) 710-5224



  • Single Family


  • Traditional
  • One Story


  • Attached Garage

Year Built

  • 1986


  • 0.35

Square Feet

  • 2500-2749

List Date

  • Aug 21, 2020


  • $4,291 Annually

HOA Fee Includes

  • Golf Membership
  • Pool
  • Recreation Facility
  • Security

Listing Brokerage Name

  • Keller Williams Seneca

Basement Rooms

  • Ceiling - Some 9' +
  • Cooled
  • Daylight
  • Full
  • Heated
  • Inside Entrance
  • Partially Finished
  • Walkout
  • Workshop
  • Yes


  • Keowee Key


Elementary School

  • Keowee Elem

Middle School

  • Walhalla Middle

High School

  • Walhalla High



  • Carpet
  • Concrete
  • Hardwood
  • Tile
  • Vinyl

Sewer Type

  • Private Sewer

Water Type

  • Private Water


  • Heat Pump


  • Heat Pump
  • More than One Unit


  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Dryer
  • Range/Oven-Electric
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer
  • Water Heater - Electric

Interior Features

  • Attic Stairs-Disappearing
  • Blinds
  • Cable TV Available
  • Cathdrl/Raised Ceilings
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Connection - Dishwasher
  • Connection - Washer
  • Countertops-Laminate
  • Countertops-Solid Surface
  • Dryer Connection-Electric
  • Electric Garage Door
  • Fireplace
  • Fireplace-Gas Connection
  • Garden Tub
  • Gas Logs
  • Smoke Detector
  • Some 9' Ceilings
  • Walk-In Closet
  • Walk-In Shower
  • Washer Connection

Specialty Rooms

  • Laundry Room
  • Living/Dining Combination
  • Office/Study
  • Recreation Room
  • Workshop

Storage Space

  • Yes

Room Dimensions Floor

  • Specialty Room
  • 17x25 LD combo
  • Main
  • Kitchen
  • 15x13.5
  • Main
  • Master Bedroom
  • 14'9"x14'7"
  • Main
  • Bedroom2
  • 15x14.5
  • Main
  • Bedroom3
  • 13'10"x15'10"
  • Below Grade
  • Laundry Room
  • 6x6
  • Main
  • Office
  • 11'6"x14
  • Main
  • Den
  • 15'9"x25
  • Below Grade
  • Recreation Room
  • 28'10"x15'10"
  • Below Grade
  • Specialty Room
  • 16x15 storage
  • Below Grade
  • Screened Porch
  • 28'9"x10
  • Below Grade


Exterior Features

  • Deck
  • Driveway - Asphalt
  • Driveway - Circular
  • Glass Door
  • Insulated Windows
  • Porch-Front
  • Porch-Screened
  • Some Storm Doors
  • Wood Windows

Exterior Construction

  • Cement Planks


  • Architectural Shingles


  • Basement
  • Radon Mitigation System

Community Amenities

  • Boat Ramp
  • Clubhouse
  • Common Area
  • Dock
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Gate Staffed
  • Gated Community
  • Golf Course
  • Other - See Remarks
  • Patrolled
  • Pets Allowed
  • Playground
  • Pool
  • Sauna/Cabana
  • Storage
  • Tennis
  • Walking Trail
  • Water Access

Golf Course

  • Yes

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Salem is a small town located along Scenic Highway 11 in Oconee County, South Carolina. With a total radius of 0.8 square miles, Salem lies in between Lake Keowee and Lake Jocassee. Salem was originally established as a lumber town but is now known for its gorgeous golf courses and luxurious residential neighborhoods. 


Real Estate in Salem

Oconee County is often a top choice for retirees and members of the senior population because of the low real estate costs and laid-back lifestyle. With the third lowest property taxes in South Carolina, Oconee County offers a high quality of life perfect for residents of all ages. If you are looking for a mountain-lake cottage with miles of pristine lake views or a luxurious home with a golf course setting, look no further than Salem, SC.


Lifestyle and Attractions

The Oconee lifestyle offers lake living, charming downtowns, outdoor experiences, main street shopping, endless waterfalls, and a full calendar of community festivals and events. Known as the “golden corner” of the state, Oconee ounty boasts a beautiful backdrop of the blue ridge mountains. Lake Keowee, Lake Jocassee, and Lake Hartwell provide tens of thousands of acres of adventure for visitors and residents. 

The many museums throughout the county highlight different aspects of Salem’s history including the Museum of the Cherokee of South Carolina and the Lunney House.

Enjoy dozens of markets and festivals offered year-round. Weekly farmers markets, music festivals, holiday celebrations, and parades fill the calendar and ensure that residents and visitors feel plugged-in and connected to the community. 


Nearby Schools and Higher Education

Salem’s close proximity to Clemson University, Southern Wesleyan University, and the Oconee campus of Tri County Technical College offer residents the opportunity to attend year-round sporting events, participate in continuing education classes, and engage in cultural experiences. 

The School District of Oconee County encompasses 29 schools. Comprised of public, private, charter, and christian schools, the district has a total of over 10,000 students.



The name Keowee comes from Cherokee word meaning ‘Place of the Mulberries’. During the American Revolution, the Cherokee lost favor with their former British allies resulting in the Cherokee War between the Cherokees and the South Carolina militia. The war ended with the Cherokees pursuing peace by giving up nearly all their land in South Carolina. Many Cherokee artifacts can be found in the local museums throughout Oconee County.

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