Monica Rolquin

Monica Rolquin

Monica Rolquin is a 23-year veteran of residential sales and a licensed NC attorney, providing the highest level of professional services to her clients. Monica was born and raised in London, England, received a law degree (LL.B.) from the London School of Economics and Political Science and was admitted to the English bar as a Barrister in 1982. With her sights on a legal career in the U.S. she earned a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) from Columbia Law School and became a litigation lawyer, then partner, in a multi-national New York City law firm. In 1995, after a 14-year legal career, Monica retired from the practice of law and moved to Wilmington, NC. She earned her NC law license in 1996 and keeps it active for the benefit of her real estate clients.

Monica is a solo agent with no team members or assistants. When buyers and sellers choose Monica as their Realtor they receive her expertise, experience and one-on-one level of personal service and attention to detail. She sells homes in all price ranges and delights in working with buyers wishing to relocate to Southeastern NC. Monica has a particular expertise representing buyers and sellers of luxury and waterfront homes. She has earned the prestigious Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) designation and is a Million Dollar Guild Member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, placing her in an elite class of Realtors with proven sales and expertise in the luxury market. As a listing agent, Monica's strengths also lie in internet and social media marketing. She has earned the NAR E-Pro Certification and stays up-to-date on the latest marketing tools. She brings a unique perspective and an unparalleled combination of knowledge and expertise to achieve the real estate goals of her national and international clients.
Monica is active in the local community as a volunteer and fundraiser for the Cape Fear Literacy Council and is a member of the Women's Impact Network, a local philanthropic group. Internationally, she and her husband have participated in mission trips to Nicaragua and El Salvador. In her spare time, she enjoys boating, tennis, running 5Ks, and traveling. Monica is passionate about selling real estate and the coastal lifestyle in Southeastern NC.  

Monica@BlueCoastRealty.com

Monica's Listings

$2,532,300
5 Beds 8 Baths
'Serenity Cove' is a coastal estate in the coveted Greenville Sound area that comprises 5.26 acres and includes a separate half-acre buildable lot for a completely private estate or family compound. This is a unique opportunity to own one of the largest estates in a highly desirable location in Wilmington and enjoy other amenities of the property that include a deep-water 24ft boat slip on the Intracoastal Waterway, a saltwater pool, tidal water-frontage offering panoramic scenic and water views, and a stunning home with almost 6000 sq. ft. of living space to spread out, relax, work from home and entertain. The home is a coastal masterpiece of design that spans 130 ft in width, offering panoramic ICWW and sound views to the north, east and west, all the way to Wrightsville Beach. The grounds include expansive lawns, stately moss-draped oaks, a unique maritime forest 'island retreat' and a lavish 20' x 30' saltwater pool and patio area surrounded by mature landscaping. With a boat slip in the community marina you can enjoy the boating lifestyle and pristine beaches at nearby Masonboro and Figure Eight Islands, a day of fishing with easy ocean access, or boat to nearby restaurants at Wrightsville Beach. This fine residence has a reverse floor plan and lives luxuriously with 5 Bedrooms (two masters), 5 full bathrooms (3 master baths) and 3 half baths. The top floor has hardwood floors, walls of windows and an open plan for seamless movement between the family room, kitchen, keeping room and dining room. Patio doors on both levels lead to over 2000 sq. ft. of covered and open decks, perfect for large gatherings, with magnificent views and coastal breezes. The custom-designed epicurean kitchen captures dramatic views from the large picture window and boasts volume ceilings, beautiful granite counters, a large kitchen island with a breakfast bar, a gas cooktop, microwave, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, double ovens, warming drawer, bar area with a wine- refrigerator and pantry. The kitchen opens to 2 gathering areas; an intimate lounge area and a spacious family room with huge water views, volume ceilings, built-ins and gas fireplace. The adjoining dining room has splendid water views and a patio door leading to a covered porch  perfect for morning coffee and evening cocktails. Completing the top floor is an exquisite 720 sq. ft. master bedroom suite with high ceilings, a sitting area and dual closets. The epitome of luxury and privacy are the two master bathrooms in this master suite. A luxurious porcelain-tiled, all-white bathroom offers ICWW views from the tiled shower and soaking tub, an expansive quartz countertop, custom cabinets and abundant storage. The second luxurious master bathroom features a massive walk-in tiled shower with ICWW views, custom cabinetry, a quartz countertop and specialty lighting. Spread out on the second floor of the home that offers a spacious living room with water views and built-ins. This floor offers a second master suite with scenic water vistas, a walk-in closet, a patio door to another covered porch and a luxurious tiled bathroom with a walk-in shower and dual vanities with quartz counters. If you're working or learning from home, there's a home office with beautiful water views and a light-filled alcove, perfect for a desk/study area. Bedroom 3 with French doors has ample room for sleeping/studying or another home office. The spacious 4th bedroom has a large closet, marsh/water views and an ensuite bathroom with a Travertine tiled shower, vanity and linen/laundry storage. At the southern end of the second floor is a sprawling bonus room/den or 5th bedroom. It features a walk-in closet, half-bath, wood floors and patio doors to the rear deck and a covered porch. On the ground floor there's an additional 1014 sq. ft. of living space with vinyl wide-plank flooring, not included in the heated sq. ft. The spacious recreation room/gym has scenic marsh and water views and, with large windows, could make a great art studio. The adjacent bonus room offers flex space as a 1st floor den, gym, play room or craft room. The grounds include a unique and unspoiled coastal 'island retreat' almost surrounded by tidal salt marsh featuring a maritime forest with abundant palms, live oak trees, cedar trees and lofty pines. It is a haven for shorebirds. At the end of the island retreat is a serene tidal pond leading out to Greenville Sound and is a tranquil spot to launch a paddleboard or kayak from the property. Other features of 'Serenity Cove' include an assigned deep-water boat slip in one of the most coveted community marinas in Wilmington, deeded access to the Towles Road private boat ramp on the ICWW, an elevator to all 3 levels, a 2-car garage, a new roof (2018), ample guest parking, reverse osmosis system, 2 tankless hot water heaters, an irrigation well, laundry room, storage room and more. Begin your day with the mesmerizing sunrises and enjoy the ever-changing coastal landscapes from the ebb and flow of the daily and lunar tides and the egrets, herons and ospreys that share this coastal habitat. This incredible home was featured on an HGTV Special TV show "Open House U.S.A." and was designed by renowned architect John Stirewalt. Towles Rd is a tree-lined, pedestrian-friendly neighborhood with no HOA dues and just a 5-minute drive to Mayfaire, first class stores and restaurants and in the desirable Hoggard school district. Truly a one-of-a-kind coastal estate for fine coastal living. The home on a 4.8 acre parcel may be purchased without the additional buildable half-acre lot. See the MLS listing for 6321 Towles Rd.

6321-6325 Towles Rd, Wilmington

$1,692,000
5 Beds 5 Baths
Rare to the market is this elegant custom home in Landfall that exemplifies the best in outdoor living with a backyard oasis featuring a saltwater pool, a lavish brick fireplace, an outdoor granite kitchen and hand-laid brick patio, surrounded by lush landscaping. This fine 5 BR, 4.5 bath home, with over 4700 square feet of living space, has an oversized 1st floor primary bedroom suite with a 14' x 7' dressing room and a luxurious en suite bathroom with double vanities, walk-in shower, bathtub, and WC. Entertain in style with a formal living room, a formal dining room and an open plan kitchen, breakfast area and family room. The gourmet kitchen features a giant granite kitchen island with a double sink, beautiful custom cabinetry and upscale newer appliances that include a built-in refrigerator, double ovens, a 5-burner gas range, hood-vent, dishwasher and microwave. Between the kitchen and dining room is a butler's pantry with an ice-maker and a walk-in pantry. The light-filled family room has a gas-log fireplace flanked by built-ins and a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows with a French door leading to the covered rear porch. The formal living room boasts the home's 2nd gas-log fireplace and mantel with custom cabinets, bookshelves and a French door leading to the rear garden. Boasting 2 home offices, this home is ideal to work from home in comfort and ease. The 1st floor home office (or den) has built-in shelving and the 2nd floor home office (or possible 6th BR) has a walk-in closet. The home also features a downstairs combination laundry room and mud room (with laundry hook-ups) and a convenient 2nd floor laundry room. Completing the 2nd floor are bedrooms 2, 3 and 4, all with en suite bathrooms, a 5th bedroom (or bonus room), and a massive media/entertainment room. The home has many luxurious features including hardwood floors throughout the entire home (except the full bathrooms and bonus room), abundant millwork and moldings, custom cabinets,10' and 12' ceilings, an elegant foyer with a fine staircase and a soaring 2-story ceiling. Enjoy many hours of fun and entertaining with friends and family in the backyard retreat, lounging poolside on the patio, and cooking and dining al fresco. In the cooler months, the elaborate brick wood-burning fireplace and circular brick patio in the rear yard is an inviting space to gather and socialize. Special evening vistas of the backyard from the home, garden, and the rear porch are created by the changing pool lighting and beautiful accent landscape lighting. Other features of the home include ample storage closets, a walk-in attic, a central vacuum system, a powder room, an inviting covered front porch and many updates. This luxurious Landfall home is ideally situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac close to the Intracoastal Waterway and the walking/bike trail around the 10-acre Landfall Lake. Landfall is a premier gated community, a short drive to Wrightsville Beach and 1st-class dining and shopping. Membership in the Country Club of Landfall may be purchased separately and offers amenities that include 45 holes of golf, tennis and pickleball courts, a sports center, an Olympic size pool, and 2 clubhouses.

2105 Boatswain Place, Wilmington

$1,340,000
4 Beds 5 Baths
Situated in the desirable waterfront community of Shinn Creek Estates is this fine coastal-designed home with immense appeal. The community amenities include a pool and boating access via a boat ramp and day-slips on Shinn Creek that leads to the Intracoastal Waterway, directly across from Masonboro Inlet. Residents can enjoy quick and easy access to the Atlantic Ocean and the white sandy shores of Masonboro Island and Wrightsville Beach. Featuring 4 Bedrooms and 4.5 baths, this 3-story home with an elevator and an oversized 3-car garage provides an ideal coastal lifestyle. Upon entering the main level from the mahogany front steps and covered porch, there is an inviting 2-story foyer with cherry floors and quality millwork throughout the main living areas. French doors lead to an elegant home-office or den with custom built-in cabinets and bookcases. Continuing the main level is an open-concept dining room and living room that features a tongue and groove vaulted ceiling and a gas-log fireplace. The discerning buyer will delight in the newly remodeled, professionally-designed kitchen that is both stunning and practical. It features beautiful top-grade quartz countertops with 3 nautical-themed gold-leaf pendants, an abundance of cabinets with pull-outs, a Viking stainless-steel refrigerator/freezer, a Viking dual-fuel range/oven, a custom Viking hood, a stainless-steel wall oven, microwave oven, dishwasher and a fabulous glass and tile backsplash. The open and light-filled breakfast room is ideal for casual dining, with views of the gorgeous grounds below. Entertain inside or out with the expansive main level rear deck with abundant room for dining and lounging, offering views of the pond in the rear. The main level also has a spacious master suite that consists of a large bedroom with partial pond views, along with an inviting sitting room. A luxurious tiled master bathroom features two large vanities with gorgeous granite counters, a make-up vanity, a Jacuzzi whirlpool tub, WC, walk-in tiled shower and 2 large walk-in closets with custom built-ins. Completing the main level is an artfully-designed powder room and an exquisite laundry room with a pantry cabinet, utility sink and fine granite countertop. On the top floor are 3 guest bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms and a large bonus room which is ideal as a family room or playroom. An interior staircase from the main level leads down to the ground floor mud-room/foyer with a built-in drop-zone and storage closet. Note that the lower floor has 1100 sq. ft. of additional usable space, not included in the 4128 primary heated square feet. The lower level comprises a home gym or recreation room with a finished concrete floor, built-ins and central heat/air. Two additional rooms on the ground floor are unheated but enjoy ambient temperatures for much of the year. They offer great flexible space as an additional recreation room/play room/hobby room and a workshop/storage room. This home boasts impressive professionally-landscaped grounds with a beautifully designed front yard featuring specimen trees, palm trees and an enhanced landscaped driveway. The fully fenced rear yard has a shady patio area, gorgeous landscaping and potential space for a future pool. Other features of this fine home include a new roof in 2019, an elevator, plantation shutters in the main living areas, hurricane shutters, a workshop area in the garage, an irrigation system, security system, built-in speakers, one-year home warranty and more. Enjoy the private setting of this home, located near the end of a cul-de-sac and in the desirable Hoggard school district, just a short drive to a myriad of stores and restaurants at nearby Mayfaire and Wrightsville Beach and the entertainment and dining options at Wilmington's Historic Riverfront, just 15 minutes by car. Don't miss out on this exceptional coastal home.

6417 Shinn Creek Lane, Wilmington

$1,225,000
3 Beds 2 Baths
For over 30 years this oceanfront 3 BR, 2 Bath condo has been a family's treasured vacation home that has created a generation of memories. Fully furnished and tastefully updated, this turnkey condo is now ready for new owners to create their own memories. This highly desirable top floor end unit offers sweeping views of the ocean, white sandy beach and generous dunes. The open living and dining areas have a vaulted ceiling and the extra bank of windows along the south-facing wall floods the space with an abundance of light and enlarges the ocean vistas within the condo. Step out onto the large oceanfront deck to feel the ocean breezes, smell the salt air and wonder at the spectacular sunrises as they advance over the horizon. The remodeled and open kitchen features a driftwood-style tiled floor, quality cabinets, quartz counters, a beautiful tiled backsplash, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast/buffet bar. The Master suite offers views of the sound, salt marsh and breathtaking sunsets. A luxuriously appointed master bathroom boasts a tiled tub/shower, tiled floor, soft-close cabinets and a quartz-topped vanity with dual sinks. The hall bathroom has been similarly remodeled and features a beautifully tiled shower. The large loft area on the upper level can be used as a 3rd BR or home office and has a walk-in closet. This condo conveys with a coveted assigned carport that can easily fit 3 cars, tandem-style. Other features include a laundry closet, fireplace, and an assigned storage closet near the parking area for beach equipment. Unlike many condos, this home has never been on a rental program so the new owners can enjoy the condo all season long or use this turn-key opportunity as an investment for rental income. Wrightsville Dunes is a resort-style beach community on the quieter north end of Wrightsville Beach. The amenities include 2 oceanfront pools, a clubhouse, newly refurbished tennis courts and 3 private beach walkways. The building's roof and elevators were replaced in the past year. The condo's HVAC units were new in 2018/2019. As a primary residence, vacation home or beach rental, this oceanfront condo is a winner.

2506 N Lumina Avenue N Unit #D-3e, Wrightsville Beach

$1,080,000
5 Beds 4 Baths
This luxurious oceanfront beach home lives large with 5 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms. It has a private beach walkway over the expansive dunes and the abundant oceanfront decks on two levels provide panoramic vistas of the ocean and beach. The main level boasts an open plan, hardwood floors, a gas-log fireplace and ocean views that can be enjoyed from the kitchen, dining area and living room. The gourmet kitchen features granite counters, custom cabinets, a breakfast bar, granite backsplash, pantry, pendant lighting and newer stainless-steel appliances, including an induction cooktop. On the top floor is the oceanfront master suite with a walk-in closet and a private oceanfront covered deck, perfect for catching the stunning sunrises over the horizon. The adjoining master bathroom features a jetted tub, double vanities, and a tiled shower. There's plenty of room for family and guests with 4 additional bedrooms and 3 additional full baths. Unit A is a non-traditional condominium in the form of a townhome that has been meticulously maintained and never rented by the current owners. With its expansive living space, it is ideal as a full-time residence or vacation rental. Other quality features include an elevator to all 3 levels of the home, abundant moldings, hardwood floors in the living areas, halls and stairs, built-in speakers, a one-car garage with an epoxy floor, a laundry room, a whole-house water-filtration system and a metal roof. Enjoy the oceanfront lifestyle in this stunning home within walking distance of the Kure Beach pier, ocean front park and island restaurants. The salt life at Kure Beach beckons you.

337 Fort Fisher Boulevard S Unit #A, Kure Beach

$1,118,000
3 Beds 3 Baths
Enjoy fine coastal living in this beautifully appointed waterfront townhome, out of the flood plain, with stunning Intracoastal Waterway views and an assigned 35 ft. boat slip in the community marina, steps from the rear door. As soon as you enter the foyer, the natural light from the elongated windows engulfs the open living areas. Delight in the great lawn and Intracoastal Waterway views from the open sun room, living room, dining room, kitchen and breakfast area. The updated chef's kitchen has all stainless-steel appliances, including a gas cooktop and new LG refrigerator, granite counters, a breakfast bar, Thomasville wood cabinets, marble floors, pendant lighting and a pantry. Next to the marble foyer is a home office or den, perfect for anyone working from home. The exquisite Master Bedroom on the second floor has splendid views of the Intracoastal Waterway and community marina. It features a vaulted ceiling, a 15 x 12 sitting area, a walk-in closet with custom built-ins and a door leading to a private deck, perfect for enjoying the beautiful views and soft ocean breezes. A luxurious master bathroom features a walk-in shower with a frameless door and a vanity with a granite counter. Completing the top floor are two additional bedrooms, a full bathroom and a laundry room. Spanning the entire rear of the home is a massive 24 x 13 rear deck with Trex-like flooring, bench seating and a covered rear porch area. There's plenty of room for outdoor cooking, dining, lounging and gathering with friends and family while enjoying the immense water views. Steps leading down to the community lawn provide easy access to the community marina. Additional features include hardwood floors in the main living areas, stairs and hallways, an inviting covered front porch, a powder room, hurricane shutters, a deeded 10 x 14 storage building and custom blinds on every window. Boaters will delight in the assigned boat slip in the protected marina on the Intracoastal Waterway that boasts a premier location providing quick access to dock and dine at numerous waterfront restaurants on Airlie Road, close proximity to Masonboro Inlet and the Atlantic Ocean and a quick jaunt to the white sandy shores of idyllic Masonboro Island. The small, tranquil and secluded neighborhood of Oak Landing has just 15 homes and a park-like setting with a large community lawn, beautiful landscaping and a canopy of significant oaks draped with Spanish moss. It is located in the coveted Greenville Sound area off Shandy Lane, just a 5-minute drive to first class stores and restaurants and 15 minutes to Wilmington's thriving historic downtown riverfront area.

14 Oak Landing Road, Wilmington

$925,000
5 Beds 3 Baths
This exceptional second-row 5 BR, 3 Bath home in Kure Beach, with protected views of the ocean from the beach access directly across the street, is a rare find. Built in 2012, 'Pelican Rest' is a quality-built custom home situated on a corner lot that offers the best of beach living and a turn-key vacation home with all furnishings included. The expansive second floor deck was designed for outdoor living while enjoying the fabulous ocean and sunrise vistas. Inside the main level is an open concept floor plan making it easy to relax or entertain with family and friends. Quality details include custom millwork, oak floors throughout the living areas and all bedrooms, 9ft ceilings, a gas-log fireplace and an abundance of windows that let the light and ocean views stream in. The delightful kitchen boasts beautiful granite counters, a center island with a breakfast bar and pendant lighting, custom wood cabinets with pull-outs, soft-close drawers and pantry, stainless steel appliances and a striking tiled backsplash. Relax in the master suite that features a large walk-in closet and a luxurious master bathroom with gorgeous granite counters, double vanities and a tiled shower. Three additional bedrooms, an all-tile second bathroom, a laundry room and a rear screened porch complete the main level. On the lower level is a tiled foyer/mud room, a 5th bedroom or office and a 3rd full bathroom. Other features of this fine home include an outdoor shower, a storage room, hurricane shutters on the front and rear doors, a whole-house water filtration system, a concrete patio area under the home for relaxing and guest parking for up to 6 cars. This immaculately maintained home is for sale by the original owner and, although it has never been rented, would be a great vacation rental. Enjoy its ideal location with the beach access just steps away from the home and the Kure Beach Pier and multiple restaurants just a short 3 blocks away. A one-year home warranty is included with the home. Buy now and get ready to enjoy island living all season long at 'Pelican Rest'.

342 S Fort Fisher Boulevard, Kure Beach

$899,000
6 Beds 4 Baths
The boating lifestyle can be yours in this 6 BR, 4 Bath coastal style home with deeded water access to the private Towles Road boat ramp and day dock situated on the Intracoastal Waterway. Take a 3-minute jaunt by boat to Masonboro Inlet for a day of ocean fishing or anchor your boat at nearby Masonboro Island or Wrightsville Beach to enjoy the white sandy shores and clear ocean waters. Cool off in the backyard oasis that boasts a tropical-style inground pool with a fountain feature. Climb the plantation-style front stairs to the inviting covered front porch and enter the home's main level. The home's reverse floor plan features an open living room, dining room and kitchen on the top floor with a vaulted ceiling and skylight. The kitchen has granite counters, stainless steel appliances, a center island and pantry. A patio door leads to a large deck overlooking the rear yard and pool. The master suite has a walk-in closet and an ensuite bathroom with a bath, shower and double vanities. Adjoining the master suite is an additional room that is ideal as a home office, study or nursery. The spacious 2nd bedroom 2 has a cozy sitting area and wall of closets. Completing the top floor is a 3rd BR, another full bathroom, a laundry closet and interior stairs to the floor below. The lower level has 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, a 2nd kitchen, den, dining room/flex space and laundry closet. This home is perfect for a multigenerational family desiring separate living quarters. Alternatively, live on the top floor and rent out the bottom floor for rental income. Additional features of the home include a lower-level screened porch, outdoor shower, an over-sized 3 car garage with a heated/cooled storage room, a home warranty, garden shed and a large driveway that can accommodate a boat on a trailer, or an RV and several cars. This home is not in an HOA and Towles Road is a highly desirable coastal community offering unspoiled and natural vistas that include tidal ponds, marshes, and walking trails to neighboring communities. Take a stroll down the pedestrian-friendly road to the private community gazebo overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway and you'll likely encounter a heron, osprey, hawk, turtle or some fiddler crabs in their coastal habitat. This home is ideally situated in close proximity to first class stores and restaurants at Mayfaire, a short drive to Wrightsville Beach and in the coveted Hoggard school district. A home warranty is included and the grandfathered flood insurance policy is only $770 annually. The Towles Road Boat Ramp Association is one of the most desirable and affordable private boat ramps in Wilmington with annual dues of only $200. Owners of the home may have the ability to rent or buy a 24 Ft deep-water boat slip on the ICWW in the Greenville Sound Gardens Yacht Club community marina at the bottom of Towles Rd. Contact the listing agent for more details and availability.

6309 Towles Road, Wilmington

$672,500
4 Beds 4 Baths
Nestled on a quiet street in the heart of Landfall is this custom all-brick pond front home. Mostly on one level, it has 3 BRs down and a bonus room or 4th bedroom on the second floor. Quality features include hardwood floors and custom millwork throughout the living areas and high ceilings. Step into the inviting foyer that offers views through to the garden and pond in the rear. The open living room boasts soaring ceilings, a gas-log fireplace and is open to the formal dining room, perfect for entertaining in style. The all-white kitchen features granite counters with a breakfast bar, double ovens, dual sinks, a wet bar, and wine refrigerator. It's open to a breakfast area and a family room with cathedral ceilings, a gas fireplace, built-ins and a wall of windows with garden and pond views. An inviting screened porch is accessible from the breakfast room, living room and master suite is ideal for relaxing and 'al fresco' dining while taking in the scenic backyard vistas. With a split bedroom floor plan the home offers plenty of privacy. The master suite has a pond views and a trey ceiling, while the spacious walk-in closet with custom built-in shelves and drawers, is sure to satisfy any connoisseur of fashion. The adjoining master bathroom features a whirlpool tub, shower and double vanities. Two additional bedrooms share an adjacent full bathroom. On the second floor is a bonus room or 4th bedroom with a full bathroom, perfect as another guest suite, office, playroom or den. It has 2 closets and a door leading to a gigantic attic with abundant storage. Other features of the home include built-in speakers, an irrigation system, an oversized garage, professionally landscaped grounds with potential for a pool, a rear patio with a retractable awning and a one-year home warranty for the buyer. Landfall is a premier gated community, close to Wrightsville Beach and first-class dining and shopping. Membership in the Country Club of Landfall may be purchased separately and offers amenities that include 45 holes of golf, tennis and pickleball courts, a sports center, pool, and 2 clubhouses.

2235 Deepwood Drive, Wilmington

$670,100
4 Beds 4 Baths
Enjoy the boating lifestyle in the coveted Greenville Sound area of Wilmington with this delightful home that includes deeded water access to the community boat ramp and floating day dock on the Intracoastal Waterway. Take a 3-minute jaunt to Masonboro Inlet and the Atlantic Ocean to enjoy the white sandy shores of Masonboro Island or dine nearby at the waterfront restaurants at Wrightsville Beach. This home was substantially updated in 2020 with a new roof, new exterior siding, new energy-efficient windows, new or refinished flooring and a freshly painted interior. It features 4 Bedrooms, 2 full baths, 2 half baths, a formal living room with built-ins flanking a picture window overlooking the luscious front yard, a formal dining room, and a great room with a brick hearth and gas-log fireplace that's open to the kitchen and breakfast area. The all-white kitchen boasts white counters, a kitchen island, a gas-range and a new subway-tile backsplash. Adjoining the great room is a cozy sunroom overlooking the rear yard with sliding doors to a rear deck, great for outdoor dining. The 1st floor master includes dual closets and an ensuite bathroom with a tiled shower. Adjacent to the master suite is a bedroom that would be optimal as a home office, nursery or other flexible space. There's plenty of room to spread out with a 1st floor bonus room, perfect as another den, recreation room or craft room. The second floor has two additional bedrooms and a 2nd full bath. Situated on a half-acre, out of a flood plain, the home has exceptionally mature landscaping offering privacy and ample off-street parking for cars and a boat trailer. The fully fenced back yard also has abundant, mature landscaping, 2 storage sheds, an irrigation system and irrigation well for lost cost maintenance. Additional features include an entry foyer, laundry room and a 1-year home warranty. There is potential to convert the bonus room back to a 2-car garage if desired. Towles Road is a highly desirable coastal community offering unspoiled and natural vistas that include tidal ponds and marshes, walking trails to neighboring communities and no HOA dues. Take a stroll down the pedestrian-friendly road and you just might encounter a heron, osprey, hawk, turtle or some fiddler crabs in their coastal habitat. This home is ideally situated 5 minutes to first class stores and restaurants at Mayfaire, a short drive to Wrightsville Beach and in the coveted Hoggard school district. Membership dues in the Towles Rd Boat Ramp Association is $100 per year. Towles Rd residents may also have the ability to buy or rent a deep-water boat slip on the ICWW in the Greenville Sound Gardens Yacht Club at the bottom of Towles Rd, if one becomes available. Contact the listing agent for more details and availability.

6241 Towles Road, Wilmington

$640,000
4 Beds 4 Baths
A beautiful custom brick home in the highly desirable community of Masonboro Forest that offers a community pool, tennis courts, playground, and clubhouse in a central Wilmington location. This stunning and impeccably maintained home with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms features hardwood floors and quality millwork throughout the first floor. A beautifully styled newer kitchen boasts abundant cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, breakfast bar and pantry adjacent to a large breakfast room. It's easy to entertain with a glamorous formal dining room and an open floor plan. The spacious family room has built-in cabinets and bookcases flanking a gas-log fireplace, cathedral ceiling and French doors that open to a screened porch. A sumptuous 1st floor master suite offers a beautiful tray ceiling, wood floors and a luxurious bathroom with double vanities, whirlpool tub, tiled shower and a walk-in closet. There's plenty of space for all the family with a first-floor home office/study (that could be a 5th BR) and a large bonus room that offers flexibility as a recreation room, den, or additional office. Relax on the inviting screened porch or deck that overlooks a small back yard and natural pond and wooded area. Additional features include a laundry room, an elegant foyer with a soaring ceiling, a 2-car garage and beautiful landscaped grounds. This home is in the excellent Holly Tree and Hoggard school districts and a short drive to area beaches, first-class shopping, downtown Wilmington and New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Boaters will also enjoy the close proximity to the public boat ramp and Masonboro Yacht Club with boat slips for sale or rent. Low HOA dues, low county taxes and a one-year home warranty are an added bonus of this home and location.

5032 Nicholas Creek Circle, Wilmington

$480,000
3 Beds 4 Baths
Located on a quiet street in the coveted Bexley neighborhood, this beautiful 3 or 4 BR home situated on over an acre of land, adorned with beautiful trees, mature landscaping and abundant privacy, is a rare find. The home begins with a 2-story entryway and boasts hardwood floors throughout the first floor. Pocket doors to the left of the foyer open to a light-filled den or home office. Across the hall is a formal dining room, ideal for entertaining. An open concept living room, kitchen and large breakfast area is the heart of the home. The remodeled kitchen features stainless steel appliances, including a gas range, quartz counters, a beautiful tiled backsplash, pantry, a center island and breakfast bar. Elongated windows frame the breakfast area and offer views of the rear yard. The open living room is centered by a wood-burning fireplace with a brick hearth and mantel and also has a built-in bookcase. Enjoy outdoor living with a deck, perfect for grilling and an expansive screened-in porch that offers room for dining and lounging. The enormous backyard has a play area and plenty of space to run around or room to create your own backyard oasis with a pool and patio area. The spacious master suite features a cathedral ceiling and an ensuite bathroom with double vanities, a walk-in closet, whirlpool tub and shower. Two additional bedrooms share a second full bathroom. Completing the second floor is a bonus room with a half bath that could be a 4th bedroom, recreation room or family room. This home has space to expand with an unfinished third floor that could be completed for an additional BR/bath or other flex space. Other features of this home include a 2-car garage, 2 half baths, natural gas, a laundry closet, irrigation system, irrigation well, abundant moldings, a new roof in 2020 and mostly all new windows. Bexley is a beautiful tree-lined community with sidewalks, no HOA dues, and is located in the desirable Hoggard school district. Its central location brings it in close proximity to a myriad of shopping and dining options, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, a public library, golf course, the Cameron Art museum and a short drive to area beaches. The home is not in a flood plain and a 1year home warranty is included with the sale. Don't miss out on this exceptional home in Wilmington's Midtown location.

1412 Bexley Drive, Wilmington

$375,000
3 Beds 2 Baths
Imagine living in the center of Wilmington in a quiet and small community that sits along the banks of Hewletts Creek. With beautiful oaks and a tree-lined road, Quail Ridge is a charming and convenient community located in the highly coveted Parsley, Roland Grise and Hoggard school district. This newly refreshed and upgraded 3 BR, 2 bath brick home on .48 acres has lots to offer. The home features mostly one-level living with a bright living room and formal dining, both with hardwood floors. The kitchen boasts granite countertops, beautiful cabinets with a stunning backsplash, a center island and breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances, a tiled floor and specialty lighting. The cozy wood-burning fireplace with a brick-hearth anchors the charming breakfast area. An expansive light-filled family room with vaulted ceilings and large windows has plenty of room to spread out. The master suite has an ensuite bathroom with a shower and vanity. Two additional bedrooms and a full bathroom complete the first floor. On the second floor is a small bonus room that could be used as a home office, playroom or other flexible space. Entertain inside or out with the giant 24' x 24' deck that features built-in seating and room for lounging and dining. Beyond that is a spacious back yard that will easily accommodate a pool and play area, if desired. Auto enthusiasts and woodworkers will enjoy the 1 car attached garage and the 2-car detached garage situated at the end of a lengthy driveway, that has a workshop area and a walk-up attic for storage. Boating enthusiasts and campers will appreciate that there's plenty of room to store an RV and a boat on the extensive driveway as the home is just a 5-minute drive from the public boat ramp at Trails End Road. With all new carpets, a freshly painted interior on the first floor and a new HVAC in 2020, this home is move-in ready. It is not located in a flood plain, there are no HOA dues to pay and a 2:10 home warranty is provided by the Seller. Truly a rare find.

222 Quail Ridge Road, Wilmington

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