Luxury Home Market: 6 New Custom Homes in the Lexington, SC Area

A two-story home with metal roof and shed dormers, a large front porch and screened-in side porch, a brick chimney, and a flat, grassy yard.

If you are interested in new houses in Lexington SC, we’d love to show you around.

Luxury homes are plentiful in this area. Check out some of our latest homes to find inspiration that’s just perfect for you as you think about your own dream home in this highly-desirable section of Columbia.

Looking for a Semi-Custom or Luxury Spec home in Lexington, SC and the surrounding area?

We are building in two incredible resort-style neighborhoods in 2024-2025:

  1. Golden Hills in Lexington, SC
  2. WhiteWater Landing on Lake Murray in Chapin, SC beside the Timberlake Golf Course

Contact us today and ask to speak to Sarah about our current available inventory and lots:


Whether you live in the area and are looking for a great luxury home builder near you or you want to move into the Midlands from out of town, we’re excited to share the homes we build with you to see if we might be a good fit.

Recent SC Custom Homes by Blythe Custom Homes

Luxury homes come in many architectural styles in the Midlands of South Carolina: Tudor, Contemporary, Traditional, Georgian, Victorian, Charleston Single House, LowCountry Cottage Style, Colonial, and more.

The styles our luxury home clients prefer most are Modern Craftsman and Modern Farmhouse.

Gallery of New Construction Homes in Lexington, SC

#1 Saluda River Club — One

Modern two-story Craftsman with carriage garage doors, board and batten siding, and dormer over the garage - New house in Lexington, SCRear exterior Craftsman home in Lexington, SC with in-ground poolCustom in-ground pool and patio area behind custom Craftsman home in Lexington, SC

This board and batten home with a custom in-ground pool is the perfect staycation home close to the Saluda River and near award-winning River Bluff High School.

To see the inside of this home, please click here.

#2 Saluda River Club — Two

Modern Craftsman-style home with gables and board and batten siding accents - New Home Lexington, SCRear exterior of Modern Craftsman home with large back porch - New Construction in Lexington SC

Saluda River Club is one of the premier neighborhoods in the state of South Carolina. It sits along the River and is zoned for some of the best schools in the area, the Lexington One School District. This neighborhood has walking trails, parks, two community pools, a club house, river access, fire pit, pond, golf carts, and more.

#3 Saluda River Club — Three

Exterior Of New Craftsman Home Saluda River Club, Lexington, SCRear Exterior Of Craftsman Style Home Lexington, SC

A Lexington two-story Craftsman dream home with lanterns over the carriage-style garage doors and on the front porch. It’s the extra attention to details like the gable over the front door, the dormer, the stacked-stone columns, and wide window trim that showcase the quality of a Craftsman home.

#4 Lake Murray – WhiteWater Landing

Modern Craftsman home with 3 gables in the front, a copper roof accent over the 2-car garage, and porch with staircase leading to the front yard.
Rear of home with white Hardie board siding and a screened-in back porch with fireplace and adjoining deck and a flat backyard with new landscaping and sod.
Drone view of Lake Murray on a sunny, cloudless day in SC.

Lake Murray is a large man-made lake with a massive hydroelectric dam that spans the Saluda River, connecting Irmo to Lexington.

The many peninsulas on the lake make wonderful, secluded spots for your dream lake home. And you are only a 20-25 minute drive from town on the dam-end of Lake Murray.

5. Irmo Area

An industrial-style kitchen with polished concrete floors and two large white kitchen islands with deep royal blue cabinets and modern LED pendant lights hanging over the eat-in island.  

Rear exterior contemporary home with roof slanting up on each end and then a large covered porch in the middle and a back yard that's not sodded yet.  

Irmo is a suburb that is a close neighbor of Lexington and is in Lexington County. Many new single-family homes are built here, as well. Choose from high-end neighborhoods or secluded lots in the woods with plenty of privacy.

To see this inside of this home, please click here.

#6 Rural Lexington

Custom Home With 4 Car Garage Stacked Stone Accents And Cedar Shingle Panel Accents = New Home in Lexington, SCRear Exterior View Of Custom Home With Brown Siding Gray Decking Stamped Concrete Patio And Sunken Fire Pit in Lexington SCLandscaped Rock Waterfall Feature in Lexington, SC

This wooded retreat is secluded by a pond with a waterfall feature and a sunken wood-burning fire pit in the back patio. It’s a private getaway from the busyness of the rest of the world. This project has a massive 4-car garage so the owner can build cars right in his own garage at home.


Sunset over Lake Murray in Lexington, SC

Why Move to Lexington, SC?

Lexington County, SC is one of the fastest growing towns and counties in the state of South Carolina. There are plenty of reasons why. The winters are mild. The schools are first-rate and are continuously working to improve. The crime rate is low and people feel safe here.

There are lots of new, beautiful custom neighborhoods with all the amenities you could imagine in Lexington like golf courses, Saluda River access, Lake Murray access, swimming pools, parks, walking trails, playgrounds, and more.

Lexington has its own amazing shopping, dining, and entertainment. But it’s also just a short trip (15-25 minutes) to downtown Columbia, SC for the nightlife at the Vista, the UofSC football games, the Columbia Museum, the River Walks, the beautiful Riverbanks Zoo, and more.

Living Space With Vaulted Ceiling And Wall Of Windows 1

Looking for Home Builders in Lexington SC?

Interested in new homes in Lexington, SC? 

As a luxury home builder in Lexington, SC, we’d love to help.

Blythe Custom Homes is a custom home builder in the Lexington, SC area. We build move-in-ready spec and custom luxury homes in luxury home communities and rural lots. Check out our portfolio to see more of our work.

Come with your own architect and blueprints or use our custom home floor plans and let us provide a design-build option you’ll adore.