Ashtabula is open to the public on Sunday afternoons 2-5 p.m. The last tour begins at 4:30 p.m. Private tours for six or more may be arranged Monday-Saturday. Advance reservations required.
Admission: $6 or $2 for ages 5-10.
Ashtabula is a charming two-story clapboard house (c.1825) situated on ten acres of open ground and located approximately three miles east of Pendleton on SC Highway 88. The house has a very wide first-floor wrap-around piazza on its west and south sides and is best suited for small weddings with less than 100 guests. Weddings for more than 100 guests are referred to Woodburn. It has a lovely patio area in back of the house and an herb garden on the side for a reception as well as on the front piazza.
Directions to Ashtabula: 2725 Old Greenville Hwy (SC88), Central, SC 29630
From I-85, take exit 19B (US76). Turn onto US 76 N towards Clemson and Pendleton. Continue for approximately 8 miles to the intersection with Bus. SC 28 (Mechanic St.) and continue on Mechanic St. for approximately one mile to the Pendleton town square. At the traffic light on the town square, turn right onto SC 88 (E. Queen St.) and follow signs for SC 88 (Greenville St.) and Ashtabula. The gate to Ashtabula will be on the left approximately 3 miles from town square.