Historic and Southern Charm can be found in this completely renovated, 1940's Carolina Beach Cottage. Welcome to the ''Cottage at Scotch Bonnet!'' This remarkable cottage is located on a corner lot, 2nd row in Carolina Beach, & only steps away from the shoreline. The Carolina Beach boardwalk, local restaurants and other amenities are also just minutes from the home. With its spacious wrap around porch, you are not only greeted by the sounds of the ocean from the Scotch Bonnet beach access, but also can enjoy views of the ocean and canal. With 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, and two cozy living rooms, the home warmly welcomes you with coastal vibes throughout the space from the decor but also the original cottage features such as the exposed ceiling beams which additionally preserves the homes original character. Built in 1942, as a Fort Fisher Army Airbase hutment, it was moved to its current location in 1946. It features a plaque from the Historic Wilmington Foundation, which describes and commemorates its unique history and qualities. Even through a complete renovation, including tongue and groove shiplap walls and ceilings, newer flooring, raised ceilings, and raising the home on pilings, this historic cottage has kept its unique charm. The wiring, plumbing and windows have been updated. A reverse osmosis system is in place for the kitchen sink and ice maker, as well as a brand-new refrigerator, an energy efficient HVAC installed in 2019. The cottage is equipped with its own ''smart home'' features which include a doorbell, door lock, smoke detectors, and motion sensor that all can be accessed and managed remotely. Don't worry, this cottage also comes with plenty of storage with attic space, a generous sized owner's closet, and a walk-in closet. The home also includes a carport with plenty of space for beach gear as well as a newly renovated outdoor shower to rinse off after a fun day at th beach. Overall, this home and rare find is a great opportunity to own a remarkable piece of history that would make a great primary, vacation, or investment home. The cottage is currently a vacation rental that will come fully furnished including its contents with some exceptions. There are many more unique features and details within this home that have not been mentioned. Come, visit and take a tour, you won't want to leave!
Listing courtesy of Bluecoast Realty Corporation. Selling Office: Spot Real Estate, Llc.
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