There are several things to know when probate an estate in Chester County, South Carolina. Almost all the information you want to know can be found at http://www.chestercounty.org/Government/Probate-Court.aspx. The Estate Division of the probate court is located at 1476 J.A. Cochran Bypass Chester SC, 29706. The office hours for the estate division of the probate court are Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. You can contact the office of the probate court at Phone: (803) 385-2604 Fax: (803) 581-5180 if you have any questions. The office staff of the probate court can be very helpful with answering general questions regarding your situation, but cannot answer any legal questions or give legal advice. There are some areas of probate that you might be able to handle on your own, but for some areas it is best to hire a probate attorney to help you.