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North College Place is a neighborhood in Columbia, South Carolina. Frye Road is the northeast border, North Main Street is the northwest border, Colleton Street is the southwest border along with Gary Street, and the southeast border is Farrow Road.
This is a large neighborhood that covers a wide area. There are different styles of homes on different streets, from smaller, older homes to brick ranch style homes. Commercial areas of North Main Street feature restaurants, pharmacies and other types of retail near Columbia College.
Columbia College is a four year, liberal arts college for women that has been around since 1854 and has emerged unscathed from three devastating fires.
Columbia Place Mall offers a wide variety of shopping and entertainment options to the residents of North College Place. While not within the neighborhood, it is an easy drive east. Among the retailers at Columbia Place Mall are Burlington Coat Factory, Claire’s, Footlocker, GNC, Kay’s Jewelers, Macy’s, Marshall’s, Radio Shack, Sears, and Victoria’s Secret. There are places to eat such as McDonalds, Chick-fil-A and Subway. Outside the mall, Columbia Place Stadium Cinema offers 8 screens of box office hits.
Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park offers a place to enjoy the outdoors. There are plenty of potential activities with lots of trails, both paved and unpaved. It is a great place to jog, walk, bike, or go fishing.
For residents who enjoy golf, the Oak Hills Golf Course offers 18 holes of challenging golf on 160 acres of lush grounds. Oak Hills has a well stocked pro shop, lessons, and dining in the bar and grill.