407 Sylvan Lane, Wilmington, NC 28409

$7,995,000
4
BD
5
BA
4,003
SqFt
List Price
$7,995,000
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
100222329
Days on Market
103
Year Built
1996
Levels
One and One Half
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
5
Half-baths
1
Full-baths
4
Living Area
4,003
Acres
4.32
Neighborhood
Not In Subdivision

Property Description

Gorgeous custom sound home on Hewletts Creek located on lots 10 and 11 of the Carr Estate comprised of about 7 acres of land. The peninsula has panoramic views of the creek, Intracoastal Waterway, Masonboro Island and the Atlantic Ocean in the distance! Home was built in 1996 for the present owners by Telesis Ventures and designed by renowned architect Ligon Flynn. Property includes main residence with 4 bedrooms, large covered porches, newly updated kitchen, 2 car carport, detached 4 car garage and horse stables with fenced pasture. There is also a fixed private pier on the creek with a floating dock. The driveway has an electric gate for secured access, and the property has lots of privacy. Included are 2 20KW propane generators in case of power loss. This property was part of a 70 acre tract of land at the mouth of Hewletts Creek owned by James Osborn Carr that was his summer home until his death in 1949. The property, known as Grainger's Point, was subdivided and sold after Carr's death, and has some of the most scenic vistas of any property in New Hanover County. Masonboro Sound was an area of New Hanover County where people would go for the summer to get away from the heat and enjoy the ocean breezes. There they could enjoy coastal activities like fishing, boating, and family gathering. Homes were first built in the area in the 18th and 19th centuries. William Hooper had a summer home on Masonboro sound; he was one of three signers of the Declaration of Independence from N.C. Another home called Live Oaks was built in 1912 for Walter Parsley as a permanent residence; it was designed by Henry Bacon, who was the architect for the Lincoln Memorial.

Additional Information

Available Amenities
No Amenities
Appliances
Dishwasher, Disposal, Generator, Ice Maker, Microwave - Built-In, Refrigerator, Stove/Oven - Gas
Interior Features
1st Floor Master, 9Ft+ Ceilings, Walk-in Shower, Walk-In Closet
Cooling
Zoned
Heating
Heat Pump
Fireplaces
1
Floors
Tile, Wood
Foundation
Crawl Space
Roof
Shake
Exterior Finish
Wood Siding
Exterior Features
Irrigation System, Outdoor Shower, Thermal Doors, Thermal Windows, Boat Dock, Boat Slip, Bulkhead, Creek Front, Deeded Water Rights, Deeded Waterfront, ICW View, Sound Front, Water View, Barn(s), Covered, Porch
Waterfront
Yes
Utilities
Municipal Sewer, Municipal Water
Lot Water Features
Boat Dock, Boat Slip, Bulkhead, Creek Front, Deeded Water Rights, Deeded Waterfront, ICW View, Sound Front, Water View
Elementary School
Parsley
Middle School
Roland Grise
High School
Hoggard

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