1617 Futch Creek Rd

$1,200,000, 3 Beds 3 Baths 2,820 Sqft .48 Acres 2 Garages

About This Property

This waterfront property is conveniently located near the confluence of Futch Creek and the Intracoastal Waterway. Quickly and Easily enter the deep-water channel of the ICWW or pop out in the ocean. The amazing view is complimented by water access provided by a pier and boat lift. Play in the water that surrounds Figure Eight Island, Porters Neck and Scotts Hill. Launch your favorite craft - motorized or not - from the private dock. Built to be as timeless as the views, this home combines architectural features that have inspired coastal cottages for centuries. The wide front porch, shake exterior, and shed dormer are unmistakable hallmarks of beautiful Southern homes. Reclaimed antique wood floors are about 150 years old and complement the light filled rooms. An abundance of windows - and a a perch high above the water on a bluff - offer outstanding views of the tranquil waters of Futch Creek. The spacious master suite occupies a prime area on the main level of the home. This home offers everything that you would expect and more. The deck and screened porch offer outdoor living space that is perfect for an al fresco spread. The fireplace adds ambiance during the short cozy season. When built, an elevator shaft was left in place to allow a future upgrade. This home offers advanced water treatment for the whole house and the kitchen sink is connected to a Reverse Osmosis system. As you might expect, this home has weathered its share of storms, and weathered them very well. A generator back up gives you piece of mind. This home is well built and high and remained high and dry during Florence. Fortunately, the septic tank and lines are in the front yard, so there is likely space for a pool, spa, or other expansion is so desired. Some of the most expensive homes in the area are in this area. Bald Eagle Lane and Futch Creek are two of the best addresses in New Hanover County.This home has gas cooking, hurricane shutters, whole house water filtration with reverse osmosis at the kitchen sink. Additional living areas flank the main floor with additional bedrooms, bathrooms, and dens. This home offers a premiere address without HOA fees and higher city taxes. Because of its relatively higher elevation, it did not flood during Hurricane Florence.

Essential Information

MLS® #100177614
Full Baths2
Half Baths1
Square Footage2,820
Year Built2000
TypeSingle Family

Community Information

Address1617 Futch Creek Rd
AreaPorters Neck Plantation
SubdivisionPorters Neck Plantation
CountyNew Hanover
Zip Code28411


AmenitiesNo Amenities
# of Garages2
Is WaterfrontYes


Municipal Water, Septic On Site


Off Street, On Site Parking, Paved


Boat Lift, Creek Front, Creek View, Water View Only


HeatingElectric, Heat Pump
CoolingCentral Forced Air
# of Fireplaces1
# of Stories1
Stories3 Story or More

Interior Features

1st Floor Master, Ceiling Fans, Walk-In Closet


Dishwasher, Generator, Microwave - Built-In, Stove/Oven - Gas, Water Softener


Exterior FeaturesNone, Shutters - Hurricane
Lot Description110x236x74x224
ConstructionWood Frame

School Information

DistrictNew Hanover

Additional Information

Date ListedJuly 29th, 2019
Days on Market36

Listing Details


Century 21 Sweyer & Associates - Landfall

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