1617 Futch Creek Road

Wilmington NC, 28411


This waterfront property is conveniently located near the confluence of Futch Creek and the Intracoastal Waterway. Quickly and Easily enter the deep-water channel of the ICWW or pop out in the ocean. The amazing view is complimented by water access provided by a pier and boat lift. Play in the water that surrounds Figure Eight Island, Porters Neck and Scotts Hill. Launch your favorite craft - motorized or not - from the private dock. Built to be as timeless as the views, this home combines architectural features that have inspired coastal cottages for centuries. The wide front porch, shake exterior, and shed dormer are unmistakable hallmarks of beautiful Southern homes. Reclaimed antique wood floors are about 150 years old and complement the light filled rooms. An abundance of windows - and a a perch high above the water on a bluff - offer outstanding views of the tranquil waters of Futch Creek. The spacious master suite occupies a prime area on the main level of the home. This home offers everything that you would expect and more. The deck and screened porch offer outdoor living space that is perfect for an al fresco spread. The fireplace adds ambiance during the short cozy season. When built, an elevator shaft was left in place to allow a future upgrade. This home offers advanced water treatment for the whole house and the kitchen sink is connected to a Reverse Osmosis system. As you might expect, this home has weathered its share of storms, and weathered them very well. A generator back up gives you piece of mind. This home is well built and high and remained high and dry during Florence. Fortunately, the septic tank and lines are in the front yard, so there is likely space for a pool, spa, or other expansion is so desired. Some of the most expensive homes in the area are in this area. Bald Eagle Lane and Futch Creek are two of the best addresses in New Hanover County. This home has gas cooking, hurricane shutters, whole house water filtration with reverse osmosis at the kitchen sink. Additional living areas flank the main floor with additional bedrooms, bathrooms, and dens. This home offers a premiere address without HOA fees and higher city taxes. Because of its relatively higher elevation, it did not flood during Hurricane Florence.


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site177


Bath(s) 2 Full, 1 Half
SQ Feet2,820
Water FrontYes
Property ViewYes

Additional Information

Ocean FrontNo
Ocean ViewNo
Water AccessNo
Bonus RoomNo
Boat SlipNo
Master DownYes
Finished Room Over GarageNo
Great RoomNo

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Area Information

CountyNew Hanover
Zip Code28411
AreaNew Hanover
Community NamePorters Neck Plantation
Elementary SchoolBlair
Middle SchoolTrask
High SchoolLaney
Listing VS Median (in Porters Neck Plantation)
low | high
100% of Average
low | high
74.822695035461% of Average
$ / SqFt:
low | high
96.736385867944% of Average
On Site:
low | high
Listing Updated: 01/21/2020
MLS Number: 100177614
Listing Provided By:
Terri C Parrish  of  Century 21 Sweyer Associates - Landfall
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