Downtown Wilmington Real Estate

About Downtown Wilmington

Downtown Wilmington is a charming historic district nestled along the Cape Fear River, offering a delightful mix of old-world charm and modern amenities. The area is renowned for its beautifully preserved architecture, with many buildings dating back to the 19th century. Strolling down the tree-lined streets, visitors are treated to a visual feast of historic brick buildings, wrought-iron balconies, and picturesque storefronts.

The district is a vibrant hub of activity, with a lively arts and culture scene, bustling shops, and a plethora of dining options. Art galleries, theaters, and museums abound, showcasing the rich history and creativity of the region. Restaurants and cafes line the streets, offering everything from upscale dining to casual eateries, serving up fresh seafood and southern cuisine.

The Riverwalk, a scenic boardwalk that runs along the river, is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike, offering stunning views of the water and the city skyline. Whether you're exploring the historic sites, enjoying the local cuisine, or simply soaking in the ambiance, downtown Wilmington is a captivating destination that offers something for everyone.

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Newest Listings in Downtown Wilmington

$680,000
3 Beds 2 Baths
Step into a piece of Wilmington NC's rich history at the Brady-Pollock House, a wonderful testament to timeless elegance. Built in 1906, this beautiful National Folk patent stone style residence awaits you in the heart of downtown. Situated on a deep lot spanning 165 feet within the National Register Historic District, this rare find boasts coveted off-street parking at the rear of the home. Enter the home from the wrap around front porch into the grand foyer with soaring ceilings, hardwood floors, and details which will transport you to a bygone era. The main level offers both formal and casual living spaces, including a charming family room, a formal living room and an updated kitchen which features ceiling-height custom cabinets, an oversized island, a gas range, granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances. Directly off the kitchen you will find even more living space with an enclosed sunroom which leads to beautifully landscaped gardens, a patio, and a fire pit, perfect for outdoor gatherings or leisurely mornings.(not included in the total square footage). On the second floor, discover three spacious bedrooms and an office, where plaster walls gracefully curve around the hallway, enveloping you in old-world charm. Take notice of the exposed beams in the front bedroom, that add character and warmth to the space. For added versatility, make your way up the spiral staircase to the third-floor bonus room, an ideal retreat for a playroom or craft area. With a whole-house generator, enjoy peace of mind during power outages. Schedule your private tour of the Brady-Pollock House today.

610 S 3rd Street, Wilmington

$342,500
3 Beds 3 Baths
This downtown Wilmington gem is a standout with its attractive curb appeal and welcoming front porch, perfect for enjoying morning coffee or evening sunsets. As you step inside, you're greeted by a spacious living area that flows seamlessly into the dining area and kitchen, creating a perfect space for everyday living and entertaining.The kitchen is a chef's delight, featuring a large island with seating, stainless steel appliances, and ample cabinet and counter space. Natural light floods the home, highlighting the beautiful floors and modern finishes throughout.Upstairs, the master suite is a relaxing retreat, complete with a walk-in closet and a ensuite bath. The two additional bedrooms are spacious and bright, offering flexibility for guests or a home office.Outside, the fully fenced backyard provides a private oasis, with a deck that's ideal for grilling and outdoor dining. The mature landscaping adds to the charm and character of this lovely home.Conveniently located in downtown Wilmington, you'll enjoy easy access to a vibrant mix of restaurants, shops, art galleries, and historic sites. Take a leisurely stroll along the riverfront, explore the local boutiques, or catch a guided history tour of the beautiful city.This home offers the perfect blend of modern amenities and historic charm, making it a must-see for anyone looking to embrace the downtown Wilmington lifestyle. Schedule your showing today and make this exquisite home your own!

1418 Corbett Street, Wilmington

$464,900
2 Beds 2 Baths
Welcome to this beautifully updated 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom gem nestled in the sought-after neighborhood of Carolina Place. Boasting over 1,200 square feet of living space, this home effortlessly combines the timeless charm of the 1920s with thoughtful renovations, creating a harmonious blend of character and convenience.As you step inside, you'll be greeted by the warmth of original hardwood flooring in the main living spaces and bedrooms, complemented by an abundance of windows. With stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, and subway tile, the kitchen offers modern day convenience. These updates are juxtaposed by a vintage built-in china hutch, adding a one-of-a kind piece that will wow guests. The sink is centered under a window, making dish duty feel more like a reward. This natural light, combined with that of the large dining room windows, provides ample sun for plant enthusiasts, artists, and those in need of a little vitamin D. Whether you're hosting a dinner party or whipping up a quick meal, these spaces exude warmth and coziness.Both bathrooms have modern vanities and tasteful tiled showers for a spa-like feel. This home also has a dedicated laundry room with shelving, not just a closet-a rare find for a home from this decade!Outside, you'll find a covered porch where you can unwind with a good book while listening to the soothing sound of summer rain. The quaint backyard is perfect for hosting summer cookouts and gatherings, enclosed by a wooden privacy fence for added seclusion.Situated within walking distance to shopping and dining in the vibrant Cargo District, this home offers the ultimate in convenience. Stroll down for morning coffee or walk home after an evening out at the brewery with friends. Major updates including plumbing, electrical, and roof were completed in 2022, making this home truly the best of both vintage and modern worlds.

1717 Orange Street, Wilmington

$899,900
3 Beds 4 Baths
Situated in the heart of downtown Wilmington's Historic District stands the illustrious Glameyer Home, a stunning Italianate house built in 1879. Steeped in rich history and timeless elegance, this home spans 3,140 square feet and features 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, formal dining room, two sitting rooms, a large fenced-in yard, a working elevator, and original finishings throughout. With updated bathrooms, 2 newer HVAC systems (2016), new hot water heater (2021), and a fully upgraded kitchen, this home provides modern convenience while maintaining the integrity of the period. Seven ornate fireplaces, four with gas hook-up accessibility, feature unique marble, slate, and tile details. Three sets of double French doors are original to the home. 11-foot ceilings downstairs, 10-foot ceilings upstairs, and original heart pine floors add to the home's grandeur while a working two-person elevator enhances its convenience. Southern exposure illuminates the updated gourmet kitchen, highlighting white stacked cabinetry, a gas range with custom hood, and eat-in kitchen. Upstairs, you'll find the owner's suite with a private balcony overlooking the backyard, an updated en suite bathroom with marble counters, dual vanities, and tiled walk-in shower, and a spacious adjoining room, perfect as a study or nursery. Two other spacious bedrooms and a large third full bathroom with a gorgeous clawfoot tub and marble surrounded walk-in shower complete the second floor. A large manicured fenced-in yard includes a sizable patio overlooking the English rose garden. Additional features include a spacious mudroom and laundry off the kitchen, a basement workshop with electricity, metal roof, and off-street parking for 4. The Glameyer home is centrally located to all the conveniences of downtown living, including Thalian Hall, the award-winning Riverwalk, and numerous dining, shopping, and entertainment options. This stunning home won't last long - call today to view this historic beauty!

610 Chestnut Street, Wilmington

$349,900
2 Beds 1 Baths
Location, location, location! This charming two bedroom, one full bathroom bungalow sits directly across the street from the vibrant Cargo District in downtown Wilmington. Spanning 1,043 square feet, this home boasts original hardwood floors in the main living areas and beautiful new luxury vinyl plank floors in the kitchen, bedrooms, and laundry room. New interior paint and recently resealed exterior cedar siding. Situated on .17 acres, the impressive outdoor space is a gem with its fenced-in backyard, an expansive deck, a large gazebo, two off-street parking spaces, and a detached two-car garage - a rare find in downtown Wilmington! The sunny kitchen features a desirable gas range, double undermount sink, and bright breakfast nook. The laundry room sits off the kitchen next to the rear entrance for ample convenience. Enjoy your morning coffee on your sizable deck before heading out to explore the unique shops and restaurants in the Cargo District, then retreat to your gazebo for a fun afternoon with friends and family. Enjoy the convenience of alley access on the right side of the home and a large storage shed in the backyard for your tools and equipment. The Cargo District is a lively community made of repurposed shipping containers featuring several restaurants, bars, bottle shops, coffee shops, a distillery, eclectic shopping, and a great outdoor space that hosts special events like live music, pop-up markets, and classes with local vendors. This is an incredible home in the heart of the Cargo District and won't last long - call today to make it yours!

606 S 15th Street, Wilmington

$379,000
4 Beds 3 Baths
Welcome to your charming retreat with a full renovation in 2021, nestled in a serene neighborhood that blends seamlessly with modern comforts. This delightful 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom bungalow classic charm and contemporary convenience. New HVAC, Kitchen, Baths, Light Fixtures, Flooring and reconfigured floorpan in 2021Step inside to discover spacious living areas filled with abundant natural light, inviting you to unwind in style. The well-appointed kitchen boasts sleek countertops, stainless appliances and ample cabinet space, inspiring culinary adventures and gatherings.Two bedrooms are en-suite with bathrooms with modern fixtures and finishes, for relaxation and rejuvenation that feels both serene and sophisticated. Two additional bedrooms offer versatile spaces for rest or productivity, each with its own unique character.Located in a quaint neighborhood, this bungalow is ideally situated close to parks, breweries, and eateries, ensuring convenience and excitement are always within reach. Enjoy leisurely strolls to nearby green spaces, indulge in culinary delights at charming eateries, all just moments away from your newly renovated abode.Experience the epitome of comfort, convenience, and community in this bungalow retreat. Don't miss your chance to make it yours and embark on a lifestyle of serenity and sophistication, where every detail reflects the perfect blend of timeless charm and modern luxury. The build date of 2003 in tax records is incorrect. Date unknown.

1939 Hudson Drive, Wilmington

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