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.
Municipal Water, Septic On Site
Off Street, On Site Parking, Paved
Boat Lift, Creek Front, Creek View, Water View Only
1st Floor Master, Ceiling Fans, Walk-In Closet
Dishwasher, Generator, Microwave - Built-In, Stove/Oven - Gas, Water Softener
Century 21 Sweyer & Associates - Landfall
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