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Newest Midtown/Forest Hills Homes for Sale

$830,000
4 Beds 3 Baths
Welcome to 1809 Hawthorne Drive, built in 1957 this one story brick home in the Cape Fear Country Club area is truly one of a kind. Sitting on .64 acres, this property is a gardener's dream with mature trees and plants blooming year round. Enter the foyer to a traditional layout, which includes a formal living room with a large fireplace and mantle that leads into a formal dining room with space for all of your holiday gatherings. Cooking for family and friends is a dream in the renovated kitchen that includes quartz countertops, viking cooktop and range, wine fridge and a built-in vintage spice rack. The kitchen connects to a hallway with an extra large laundry room/mudroom, as well as an additional bedroom and half bathroom for guests. Back out to the kitchen, there is a breakfast nook connected by french doors to a room perfect to use as a home office or playroom. Despite this home's traditional layout and 1950s charm, it has a very open floor plan, which is seen in the grand family living room with soaring ceilings, large mahogany bookcases, and a fireplace. This room also has glass doors that lead to a screened-in porch that runs the length of the room. The home has three additional bedrooms, including two guest bedrooms that share a guest bathroom. The master suite includes a fully renovated bathroom that features a beautiful walk-in shower and dual vanities with quartz countertops. In the fully-fenced backyard, you can enjoy total privacy and plenty of room for playing, gardening or entertaining.

1809 Hawthorne Road, Wilmington

$753,900
5 Beds 5 Baths
A restored historic MASTERPIECE with rare garage parking and a guest apartment ideal for visitors or rental income! In 1910 salesman Eugene Philyaw from C.W. Yates & Company purchased the corner lot on Market and 18th Street. Eugene borrowed aesthetics from the stately architecture of Carolina Heights and the creativity of up-and-coming Carolina Place. The home would later become an inn called The Maples and then broken up into apartments, until 2015 when the property was completely restored, winning the Historic Wilmington Foundation Rehabilitation Award and featured on the Azalea Home Tour. Enter from the wrap-around porch and note the absolute treasure of a reading nook with pointed arch trim. The beauty of 1802 Market Street is in the many details: the original glass door knobs, hardwoods, ornate chandeliers, even the door hinges are gorgeous! The home has six fireplaces, one in active use with gas logs and some of the others maintaining their original tile. Pass under the arch into the palatial chef's kitchen with luxury appliances and custom cabinetry. Two islands and a large gas range allow for food prep and entertaining. The marble backsplash ties the room together for a truly stunning and spacious light-filled room.Each of the five bedrooms is matched to a full bathroom. A first floor suite combines both shower and tub behind a sophisticated glass walk-in and chandeliers glow over the his and hers sinks. Upstairs find the guest quarters which could easily be sectioned off via its private exterior staircase. Here a kitchenette and dining room accommodate an additional bedroom, living room, dining area and two full bathrooms. Your guests will feel like they're staying in the lap of luxury!Unique to Wilmington the home has a partial basement, off-street parking and a two car garage. Since 1910, this uncommon household has been a beloved cornerstone of the Carolina Place neighborhood. Welcome home to 1802 Market Street.

1802 Market Street, Wilmington

$499,000
3 Beds 3 Baths
Do you need closing costs? Money to pay down your rate? Some time to qualify but need a house now? All are possible with this home. Already priced under the comps, you instantly get equity, 2.5 lots, and flexible terms. Reach out to learn more. LTO or Owner financing possible. Desirable Carolina Place is presenting a 3 bedroom, 3 bath home on 2.5 lots giving you space between your neighbors, directly next to Wallace park. If you like green spaces, this home is for you. It sits on a quiet cul-de-sac, has numerous outdoor entertaining spaces, two sheds, off street parking, fenced in backyard, oyster pit, and it is surrounded by trees and birds. The neighborhood itself is one of the first suburbs in Wilmington and has numerous sidewalks, a park, walking distance to the Cargo District, a mile and a half downtown, 20-30 minutes to the beaches, depending on traffic. Great neighborhood for air bnb and vrbo since it is such a popular and charming neighborhood close to everything. Stroll the streets with the majestic oaks or simply sip tea on your wraparound front porch. This home is newer, built in the nineties, so you don't have all of the stuff to worry about that you would with a 100+ year old home, yet you are in a great historic neighborhood. The home has undergone a facelift to include fresh paint, new floors, new hardware on all doors and cabinets, new light fixtures, all of the switches/plates.outlets changed to bright white, a new vanity, two new toilets, new molding, and massive landscaping. The roof is approximately two years old. The open floor plan showcases a step down dining area surrounded by windows. The high cathedral ceilings make the rooms feel much larger than it is. Vinyl windows open up to the great outdoors. Besides the home feeling bigger than it is, the rooms all have extra storage. Storage is even behind some of the walls, giving you lots of room to put your stuff. Hard to find for this area. Murphy bed, and other furniture can be purchased.

2223 Gibson Avenue, Wilmington

$1,995,000
5 Beds 5 Baths
Located along a lush tree lined street, in the much sought-after South Oleander neighborhood, you will find a beautiful home with both a hint of Greek and Colonial revival architectural influence. Extreme attention to historical detail and every day comforts can be found throughout this residence. These 5,587 square foot home sits on 1.14 acres and is surrounded by wonderful amenities. You will find comfortable outside living-entertaining areas, mesmerizing salt water swimming pool, outside kitchen and pool house, fire pit gathering area, decorative pond and an incredible amount of natural greenscreen privacy. You will walk into the foyer to find an expansive open floor plan that enables you to create living spaces that fit your lifestyle. You will find an incredible kitchen with beautiful custom finishes throughout that opens up to a sunny breakfast nook. A unique two-side fire place provide a nature separation of the formal living areas and family room. On the main floor you will find a lovely private primary bedroom suite and bath. On the other side of the main living area you have quiet office, laundry facility and mud room. Nature sunlight flows through out the downstair to accent the custom hardwood floor that run through out the downstairs. As you ascend up the artfully crafted floating curved staircase to the second level, you will find the same attention to detail in the second level primary suite and other bedrooms, bathroom and second family room. Again, you will find the beautiful hardwood floors and custom design throughout this comfortable space. The spacious garage, storage areas and efforts to update systems thought the house just lend to ease of care of this home. There are so many upgrades and amenities that you just need to see them all in person. The combination of an incredible outdoor area, attention to deal and unique interior space creates an unbelievable place to call home.

1925 S Live Oak Parkway, Wilmington

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