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Homes offering spectacular views of the water in neighborhoods that provide you with immediate access to the same are just a splash away! Wilmington features an assortment of homes in neighborhoods that ensure the water is nothing more than a hop, skip and a jump away. So pull up your anchor and find a new port to call home today!

One of the advantages of owning a home with water access is the ability to enjoy a variety of water activities. You can spend your days fishing, kayaking, or boating with ease, right from your doorstep. Imagine waking up each morning to the sound of lapping waves and spending your evenings watching the sun set over the water. Homes with water access in Wilmington offer a perfect retreat for those who love the peacefulness and serenity of waterfront living.

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4 Beds 6 Baths
Figure 8 Island, Wilmington NC-Only 500 residents are able to call Figure 8 Island home. A private island with security and private bridge access over the Intracoastal Waterway and 4 miles of pristine beach. This sought-after center of the island location offers a convenient short drive from the bridge, an easy walk to Figure 8 Island Yacht Club (Charter Membership included upon acceptance) for a swim in the sound front pool or drinks and dinner overlooking the marina and miles of salt marsh. Enjoy a morning stroll picking up sea shells or spend a lazy day on the beach with a dedicated walkway located across the street.9 Beach Road South features an ingenious reverse floor plan with elevator, that provides spectacular ocean and sound views from multiple covered porches. Custom built by master craftsman Wright Holman, the 4 bedroom, 5 1/2 bath design includes 4,873 sq ft of conditioned space, a 5 car garage and 3,240 sq ft of covered porches for elegant entertaining. An exotic house with a Caribbean flare, this home includes large sunny rooms with vaulted ceilings and oversized windows with transoms. With multiple sitting areas and an office, natural light and stunning natural beauty are found at every turn. The heart of the house is an incredible updated kitchen/ great room combination flanked by porches on both sides for catching morning coffee sunrises or an evening cocktail sunset. A huge center island anchors the kitchen with a magnificent slab of Carrara like Quartz, separate Subzero refrigerator and freezer as well as Subzero beverage drawers, Wolf gas range with 6 burner cooktop and dual ovens, 2 dishwashers and a wine cooler. Check out the water view from the farm sink-even the guests will fight to do the dishes! Boating is the call of the day with a private pier capable of holding a 45 ft boat with shore power and water, a 15,000 lb lift with 32 ft capacity. No wake zone, deep water and 2 outside showers. Why not have it all?

9 Beach Road S, Wilmington

1 Beds 1 Baths
Welcome to 10 Grace Street #603, at River Place Condominium! A unique gem of a unit with all the modern conveniences of high-rise city living while being in the heart of Wilmington's downtown historic district. This unit has the most stunning views of the Cape Fear River and direct unobstructed views of the USS North Carolina. The unit is being offered fully furnished. As you enter, a large laundry area with included stacking washer/dryer and storage area is hidden behind closet doors, in-unit laundry is so convenient. Enjoy a morning coffee on your balcony at the cozy bistro table while overlooking Water Street. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances: refrigerator, dishwasher, stove/oven, microwave oven as well as a separate wine refrigerator. The large granite top island eliminates the need for a separate dining area while still having plenty of counter top space for food prep and eating. Again, fully furnished with plates, dishes, glassware, pots & pans are included. The open concept kitchen to living room area feels large yet cozy. Moving into the bedroom there is a queen size bed (linens included!) and a chest of drawers but the best feature of this room are the large windows where you can lay in bed and see the battleship! This room also features a large walk in closet inside the spacious bathroom. The bathroom has a large walk in tiled shower with glass door and vanity with plenty of lighting. Linens and towels included! You quite literally only need to bring your clothes and a toothbrush!Outside of the unit you have a dedicated parking spot on the same floor as your unit. Key fob entry into the building as an extra layer of safety. Elevators make travel to all the amenities easy. An on-site state of the art gym is steps away. The roof top pool and hot tub are situated near the open pergola and out-door grills which are available for you to use year-round! Don't miss this opportunity to live in beautiful historic downtown Wilmington.

10 Grace Street Unit #Apt 603, Wilmington

4 Beds 4 Baths
Marsh front home in Harbor Villa Community. Popular Masonboro Loop Rd Location. Desired schools. Community is across from Trails in Boat Ramp, for large boat access to ICWW. Live your salt life dream! Walk out your back door drop your kayak in the water at high tide and get back to nature. Relax in a hammock by the marsh and watch cranes and sea hawk's fly. This 4-bedroom home has a long wide lot that backs right up to Whiskey Creek Marsh. This is a tidal marsh that leads out to the Intra Coastal Water Way. Deed water access to ICWW at the end of Holiday Hills Dr with a yearly fee for small boat access. This split-level brick home offers great separation of space with the nice layout. Enjoy sitting on the rocking chair cover front porch. Entertaining in the large formal living room or cooking in the kitchen with granite counter tops, white coastal cabinets, update 2023 Range and refrigerator. The drop-down family room is a large space great for movies or game! You find a half bath and laundry room just down the hall. Off the family room is a great Den/home office space. Off the home office your find a master suite with sliding glass doors leading out onto your private deck overlooking Whiskey Creek. The master bedroom also offers a private bathroom with stand-up glass shower and walk in closet. Upstairs you find two guest rooms that share the hall bathroom that offers a shower tub combination. Upstairs you will also find a 4th bedroom that is a 2nd master suite with private bathroom. This home has it all with two master bedrooms, 3 family rooms, deck, porch, grilling patio, storage space in the garage area, two onsite sheds, boat access and marsh front living. What more could you need.Update flooring, no carpet in this home! 2020 Roof! 2023 Range and refrigerator!

302 Sierra Drive, Wilmington

4 Beds 4 Baths
Welcome to the exclusive gated community of Preservation Point, where luxury coastal living meets the grace and charm of a Southern lifestyle. This spectacular proposed new home by local homebuilder Thompson Design + Build is poised to redefine elegance and comfort.As you step into this exquisite home, the main floor unveils the large owner's suite facing the Cape Fear River, with a gorgeous full bathroom, and an expansive flex space designed for waterfront entertaining. Envision transforming this space into your personal oasis with the addition of a full outdoor kitchen and bar area or even a bespoke pool and hot tub.The kitchen is a culinary masterpiece, boasting high-end appliances, custom cabinetry that reaches the ceiling, and a choice of luxurious quartz or marble countertops. A large island, pantry, and coffee bar can complete the picture. The open living room provides ample space for a modern gas log fireplace and built-in shelves, creating a cozy and stylish atmosphere. The Cape Fear River serves as the breathtaking backdrop, setting the stage for unforgettable sunsets and a symphony of nature.Your primary suite on the main floor offers a spa-like retreat with a generously-sized walk-in shower, a soothing soaking tub, a double vanity, and an expansive walk-in closet. The second floor features three spacious bedrooms, an office, and well-appointed bathrooms throughout.Step outside onto large screened-in porches adorned with low-maintenance Trex all-weather decking, complemented by wooden mahogany ceilings for timeless beauty. Preservation Point's community amenities cater to an active lifestyle, featuring a custom-designed clubhouse, a refreshing community pool, a state-of-the-art fitness center, pickleball courts, scenic trails, frisbee golf, grilling stations, inviting fire pits, a dog park, and the option to purchase docks and boat slips. Preservation Point offers coastal living at its finest, inviting you to embrace a lifestyle of unparalleled comfort and natural beauty. Don't miss the opportunity to make this exceptional home yours and be a part of this prestigious community! Reach out to us today to set up your time to meet with the builder today or schedule a time to come by and visit this beautiful waterfront lot in person!

1633 Riverview Terrace, Wilmington

5 Beds 6 Baths
Welcome to 142 Gazebo Court, located in one of Wilmington's' few gated, boating communities with its own privately protected harbor. This grand property boasts over 5,000 square feet of interior and more than 1,400 square feet of outside decking and is perfectly positioned on one of the communities largest, corner lots. The front yard holds a large Oak tree and the entire front yard is enclosed with a white picket fence to really showcase the charm and beauty of this home. This property also includes a deeded 30 ft boat slip!Step into the grand foyer and experience the elegance that defines this residence. The main level features a spacious living area with beautiful hardwood floors and abundant natural light. The centrally located kitchen is a chef's dream, equipped with stainless steel appliances and a center island facing a seating area where everyone can gather while you create culinary masterpieces.Moving towards the rear of the home, is a large laundry room area with ample space for folding tables or additional storage. Just beyond is another incredible space, perfect for a pool table and additional seating with doors and windows to a large deck, leading down to your own private saltwater swimming pool.This home offers five generous bedrooms, each with ample closet space for maximum storage. The master suite is a sanctuary, complete with a spa-like en-suite bathroom and private access to one of several outside decks. The second level back porch provides plenty of room for a floating bed, allowing you to enjoy breathtaking sunsets.Upstairs, you'll also find an amazing hangout room with a built-in wet bar, perfect for family gatherings or watching your favorite game on TV. The outdoor space is equally as impressive with a private saltwater pool surrounded by lush landscaping. Imagine spending your summer days lounging by the pool or hosting barbecues with friends and family in your own private oasis. As if that wasn't enough, this property also includes a 30-foot boat slip just steps away from the front door. Whether you're an avid boater or simply enjoy being near the water, this feature is sure to impress. Don't miss out on the opportunity to make this extraordinary property your own. Contact us today to schedule a private viewing and experience the ultimate in luxury living at 142 Gazebo Court.

142 Gazebo Court, Wilmington

4 Beds 5 Baths
Introducing Point 3, a modern masterpiece designed by architect Michael Ross Kersting and built by the Farlowe Group. Sited on a high bluff overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway and Middle Sound, the home provides a spectacular vantage point to enjoy views of the Atlantic Ocean and Mason's Inlet. The spacious lot is the largest on Landfall's prestigious Ocean Ridge Drive, spanning over 1.85 acres of meticulously landscaped grounds, offering unparalleled seclusion and tranquility. Uniquely buffered by the signature 4th green of the Nicklaus Ocean Course, the setting further enhances privacy and offers expansive, unobstructed vistas that stretch as far as the eye can see. The exterior of the home features extraordinary construction quality, including poured concrete walls, mahogany siding, and shell tabby accents that blend modern design with coastal elegance. The heated outdoor pool and covered porch with mechanical screens provide the perfect setting to enjoy the ocean views and breezes. Inside, you'll find exquisite interior details that define this home. African Sapele floors and Mahogany tongue and groove ceilings create a warm and inviting atmosphere. Oversized impact glass windows provide security and unobstructed views of the surrounding natural beauty.This home is designed for both relaxation and entertainment. The 400-bottle wine cellar is a haven for wine enthusiasts, while the whole house sound system allows you to enjoy your favorite music in every room. The kitchen is a chef's dream, equipped with double ovens, a warming drawer, a 5-burner gas range, a Sub Zero refrigerator, and a Miele dishwasher. The instant-on hot water feature adds convenience to your culinary endeavors. The 3-floor hydraulic elevator ensures easy access to all levels of the home.Impeccably maintained by its original owners, Point 3 is a rare offering of one of Landfall's most iconic and architecturally significant waterfront properties.

1015 Ocean Ridge Drive, Wilmington

5 Beds 5 Baths
Located within the gated community of Inlet Point Harbor, this beautiful waterfront home is a dream come true. Imagine waking up to beautiful sunny day overlooking a beautiful waterway harbor, lowering your boat to the water, gear packed, and heading out to the intracoastal waterway for a very short ride to MasonIs Inlet for a day of offshore fishing. A beautiful and elegant home on the harbor is a dream we all share with a beautifully renovated home and having breakfast in my welcoming Florida room overlooking the water as I begin my day. Beautiful waterfront home located in the gated community of Inlet Point Harbor located between Wilmington and Carolina Beach. It is a tranquil setting of beautiful homes, lakes, and a navigable harbor with your own 46ft docking/boat lift and easy access to the Intracoastal Waterway. This 3 story home has had numerous upgrades both in lawn, landscaping, and home improvements. With a completely renovated kitchen, upgrades to the den and new fireplace, and renovated Florida room this 5 bedroom/4.5 bathroom home is truly special. With 9 ft ceilings, beautiful molding, the feeling of space and comfort is welcoming. The spacious master suite is beautiful with a lovely sitting room overlooking the beautiful harbor, a spa like bath with a whirlpool and a walk in shower. Utilize the floor-to-ceiling function of the airy pass-through dressing perfect for storing clothes, shoes, and accessories, while lighting throughout evokes the feel of a luxurious boutique. On the third level there are 3 additional bedrooms with a bath. One larger room would be an ideal office space or perhaps a theatre room for the family and guests. This home is a must see. Additional: Main roof is 4 years old and a new 2-5 ton air handler was installed 3 months ago. The all new stationary deck has all new electric wires and receptables, weather station, throw nets, and cutting station.. Appointments are Required. Call Listing Agent. The amenities of this home begins with 68 tons of topail brought in and planted with Crown Zoysia grass with an underground irrigation system, and drain system channeled into a gutter system.The roof system was recently replaced and added PVC with channeled runoff directed to the lawn.A new HVAC system was installed 3 months ago. Inside the kitchen was renovated with all new appliances and the great room addeded a new fireplace with propane.The home has a beautiful Florida room overlooking the beautiful harbor and a new screened porch was just added It has a central vacuum and an elevator to all floors. WIth 6 bedrooms and 5-1/2 baths this is a welcoming home for family, friends, and entertaining.

217 Gazebo Court, Wilmington

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