The Cape Real Estate for Sale

About The Cape

Enjoy coastal living at The Cape. This vibrant community is ideally located on the southern Cape Fear peninsula across from the Cape Fear River and less than a mile from Snow’s Cut Bridge, which leads to miles of pristine beaches that make up Pleasure Island.

The Cape offers a variety of architectural styles and home types, ranging from condominiums, townhomes, patio homes, golf course villas, single-family homes, and custom estate homes. Architectural styles range from traditional, brick, colonial, transitional, cottage, low-country, coastal and contemporary, thus creating a unique streetscape, and satisfying most tastes.

The Cape is suitable for both active families and retirees. The community is semi-private, with gated access only from River Road. Once you drive through the stately entrance on Carolina Beach Road, you will understand why The Cape is a wonderful place to call home.

Residents enjoy walking and bike riding on over seven miles of private streets. Golfers enjoy the luxury and convenience of a world-class, premium, semi-private golf course, designed by architect, Bob Moore, from JMP Golf Design Group. Formerly known as “The Cape Golf and Racquet Club,” the course reopened in 2009 as the “Masonboro Country Club.” The developers spared no expense on the 7,000 yard course with Mini-Verde Bermuda Greens, boasting over 80 acres of newly sodded turf, practice areas, complete with a 7-acre driving range, Pro Shop, and restaurant, with indoor and outdoor dining options.

Each hole has five sets of tees, enhancing the challenge and playability for all proficiency levels. Lush indigenous plants, grasses and palms were planted throughout the course, as well as throughout the community, providing an updated, coastal sanctuary, which is meticulously maintained by the homeowner’s association.

The Cape is located outside of the city limits, so residents enjoy lower property taxes. HOA dues vary within the community. For single-family homes, residents pay approximately $45.00/monthly. Townhomes, condominiums, and patio homes have higher HOA dues, but typically include lawn maintenance, and may also include a master insurance policy.

The Cape is conveniently located near shopping, restaurants, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Fort Fisher, state parks, public boat launches, and is just a short drive to medical facilities, the airport, UNCW, and historic downtown Wilmington. Enjoy the spectacular sunsets over the Cape Fear River!

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$550,000
4 Beds 3 Baths
Possibly even 5 bedrooms in this over 2600sqft brick home in the The Cape. Front door entrance encompasses show through views of the spacious living room with gas logs and built in bookshelf to the enclosed porch, outside deck and black rod fenced area in the back yard which is adjacent to the retired golf course and pond views. Just before the LR you may venture upstairs where there is lots of square footage. The space over the garage, currently used as an office could fit many uses a 5th bedroom, media room or even an additional LR/Kit combo as it is connected to more stairs that go to a bedroom area with a full bath. In addition to the 2 closets in that area there is also deep lighted eave storage and two walk in area attic storages. Downstairs holds large owner suite, two bedrooms, formal DR, eat in area, bar top seating, lots of cabinetry, laundry room, and an additional multi-purpose room currently used as a den/reading room. Home also includes yard irrigation on a well pump and generator hookup in the 2 car garage. The home is located near the back gate of the Cape for quick access to downtown Wilmington, Cape Fear Community College, Carolina Beach, Carolina Beach State Park, multiple boat ramps, local schools, River Road Park with kayak or small boat launch or the restaurants and movie theater at The Pointe 14. Returning from home at the end of the day down River Rd is actually refreshing with the amazing sunsets and water views. The subdivision has a large clubhouse at the front entrance and soon to include community pool. Heat system and logs are on the propane tank. Cooling system is electric. Large dry crawlspace.

227 The Cape Boulevard, Wilmington

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