• Heritage Forest

  • Model Home Number: 803-754-7954
  • Address: 648 Longtown Road West
    Blythewood, SC 29016
  • Hours: Monday - Saturday 11-6, Sunday 1-6, or by appointment

  • Pricing: Low $200's
  • School District: Richland District 2
  • Sq. Ft. Range: 0 - 0

  • Agents: 
  • Michelle Engwall
  • Phone: 803-633-5115 / Email: mengwall@essexhomes.net
  • Joy Glover
  • Phone: 803-983-4302 / Email: jglover@essexhomes.net
  • A Blythewood community located in the golf and amenity lifestyle development of LongCreek Plantation. Homesites featuring two distinctive home plan series from Essex Homes. Choose the perfect site and create a memory everyday with family and friends in a place you now call home.

    Interior and Structural Features

    •   Dramatic arches and columns throughout (per plan)
    •   Smooth ceilings throughout
    •   Oak box stairs including stained oak rail and metal spindles
    •   Two-panel Cambridge interior doors
    •   Choose one of seven interior wall colors by Sherwin Williams
    •   Choose one of two accent trim colors by Sherwin Williams
    •   Dust free ClosetMaid® ventilated white closet shelving
    •   Luxurious owner’s bedroom suites with sitting areas (per plan)
    •   Vaulted or trey ceilings in all bedrooms (per plan)
    •   Walk-in closets in most bedrooms
    •   Framed mirrors in powder room
    •   36” direct vent fireplace with mantel and granite surround

    Trim Package

      Coffered ceiling with 1-piece crown in Family or Dining Room (per plan)

    •   2-piece crown molding in the Foyer and formal areas (per plan)
    •   1-piece chair rail with picture frame molding in Foyer & Dining
    •   3-1/4” casing on all doors and windows
    •   7-1/4” speed baseboards throughout the heated areas


    •   5” hardwoods Foyer, Dining, Butler’s area & Kitchen/breakfast
    •   Dreamweaver® carpeting with 6 lb. pad
    •   Ceramic tile in all Baths and Laundry Room
    • Kitchen and Bath Features
    •   Choice of stained cabinets in the kitchen & full baths by Marsh®
    •   Adult height vanities in all full baths with 3 cm granite
    •   42” kitchen upper wall cabinets
    •   Cabinet crown molding
    •   Deep refrigerator cabinet & side panels
    •   Raised cabinet above the cooktop for a pulled & staggered effect
    •   3 cm granite in kitchen with undermount stainless steel sink
    •   Tile backsplash in kitchen


    •   Architecturally controlled exteriors
    •   4 sides brick by Triangle® with cement board siding accents
    •   Architectural embellishments per plan
    •   Stem wall slab foundation
    •   Front entry garage with carriage style garage door
    •   Decorative glass inserts and hardware
    •   Garage interiors are sheetrocked, trimmed and painted
    •   Richwood® vinyl shutters on front windows (per elevation)
    •   Traditional window grid pattern (per elevation)
    •   Full view clear glass sidelights with 2-panel front door
    •   30-year Certainteed® architectural shingles with ridge vent
    •   Rear concrete patio (size may vary with floorplan)
    •   Landscape package includes automatic irrigation system
    •   Centipede grass which aids in water conservation
    •   12 pallets of centipede sod

    Electrical & Appliances

      Stainless GE appliance package:

    • Built-in microwave and wall oven
    • 30” gas cooktop
    • Dishwasher
    •   ½ horsepower Insinkerator® garbage disposal
    •   Cable outlets in family, bedrooms & bonus room
    •   Two phone outlets per plan
    •   Two weather proof GFI outlets (front and rear)
    •   Three weather proof GFI outlets in garage
    •   Liftmaster chain driven garage door opener
    •   Front & rear two-bulb floodlights
    •   Recessed lighting package
    •   Exhaust fans with nightlight feature in each bath
    •   Designer selected brushed nickel Kichler® lighting package
    •   Ceiling fans with light kits in owner’s suite & family room
    •   Ceiling light with fan pre-wires in secondary bedrooms


    •   Owner’s bath includes 6’ soaker tub with tile surround
    •   Separate tiled shower with door in owner’s bath
    •   Fiberglass tub/shower combinations in secondary baths
    •   Pedestal sink in the powder room
    •   Delta® brushed nickel kitchen & bath faucets
    •   Gerber® elongated toilets
    •   Two exterior hose bibs (front & rear)

    Energy Features

    •   Windows are high efficiency with Low-E glazing
    •   Above standard insulation:
    • Exterior walls: R-15
    • Floors: R-19
    • Attic: R-50 blown insulation
    •   14 seer central air
    •   High Efficiency Rheem® tankless gas water heater 
    •   Radiant barrier sheathing
    •   Advanced framing techniques
    •   Third-party tested to meet performance guidelines
    •   Each home receives a HERS score for energy efficiency rating
    •   CO2 detectors on each level of the home
    •   All Essex homes qualify for the SCE&G 32V value rate
    •   Each home is CHiP certified through the BIA of Columbia

    *See eBuilt brochure for additional energy saving features


    •   10-year structural warranty insured by Quality Builders Warranty
    •   Termite and mold bond provided on all homes with crawl space
    •   Three quality inspections before, during and after construction