1726 Althea Way

$1,100,000, 4 Beds 5 Baths 3,672 Sqft .59 Acres 1 Garages

About This Property

Located approximately one mile from Wrightsville Beach in the coveted Summer Rest neighborhood, this thoroughly modern and energy efficient house is situated on a large, private and wooded lot. Exceptional marriage of form and function are found inside and out of the award winning industrial-contemporary home. 3700 square feet of interior space is balanced by ample exterior living areas. The sprawling great room, with chef's kitchen, dining, living area and Rumford fireplace, opens onto a 650 square foot covered porch with a outdoor fireplace and grilling station with BIG GREEN EGG. The master suite features private sitting room, walk in closet, steam shower, radiant floor heat, and a patio overlooking the lushly landscaped yard. The main level offers 12' ceilings, reclaimed cedar wall cladding; concrete floors, a spacious laundry/office and cubby area. The kitchen includes an induction cook top, double ovens; quartz countertops; custom cabinetry, and walk-in pantry. The 2nd floor has three dedicated bedrooms each with a loft; 3 full bathrooms and an enormous flex room with built in lofts and bunk spaces. The flex room opens to an 800 square foot roof top deck. Designed by local architect Scott Ogden, the house was the 2nd place recipient of the ''George Matsumoto People Choice Award'' in 2012. The Matsumoto Prize recognizes excellent design in modernist architecture in NC. Additional features are solar hot water heater; three zone irrigation system on well; outdoor shower; and established landscaping with raised garden beds. The home received an Energy Star rating of 4+ when it was constructed in 2012. At that time, it was the highest rating ever received in Wilmington. Though the property does not convey with a boat slip, they frequently are available to rent in the neighborhood.

Essential Information

MLS® #100184096
Full Baths4
Half Baths1
Square Footage3,672
Year Built2012
TypeSingle Family

Community Information

Address1726 Althea Way
AreaSummer Rest
SubdivisionSummer Rest
CountyNew Hanover
Zip Code28405


AmenitiesNo Amenities
# of Garages1


Municipal Sewer, Municipal Water


Water Access Comm, Water Front Comm


HeatingHeat Pump, Radiant
CoolingCentral Forced Air
# of Fireplaces2
# of Stories2
Stories2 Story

Interior Features

1st Floor Master, 9Ft+ Ceilings, Foyer, Pantry, Smoke Detectors, Solid Surface, Walk-In Closet, Workshop


Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Ice Maker, Refrigerator, Stove/Oven - Electric, Washer


ExteriorFiber Cement Board
Lot DescriptionIrregular
ConstructionWood Frame

Exterior Features

Landscape Sprkr Sys, Exterior Kitchen

School Information

DistrictNew Hanover
ElementaryWrightsville Beach

Additional Information

Date ListedSeptember 13th, 2019
Days on Market35

Listing Details

OfficeRE/MAX Executive

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