501 N Channel Drive

Wrightsville Beach NC, 28480


A real GEM is yours to discover in Wrightsville Beach! This little jewel is a 1954 cottage which has been stylishly renovated. From the lovely refinished original oak hardwood floors to the new JeldWen windows and sliding glass doors to the stunning new kitchen and bathrooms this diamond sparkles with move-in-today condition. The perfect summer retreat or easy year-round living, this freshly painted single-story charmer sports a beach-cozy sea salt color interior and a sea blue exterior with crisp white trim and a knock-out coral front door. The open floor plan is flooded in natural light. The open concept living, dining and kitchen flows out to the large poured-concrete patio where one can enjoy the setting sun over the view of the marsh. The fenced back yard provides a perfect setting for outdoor entertaining. The sparkling kitchen features brand new custom soft-close crisply painted griege maple cabinetry, a stunning stainless steel farmhouse sink with a modern pull-down gooseneck faucet, and a gorgeous contemporary rectangular chandelier with Edison bulbs. Ample storage is available in the wall/bar unit with its maple base cabinets, glass-front wall cabinets and open shelving, as well as additional cabinetry located under the amazingly large 8 foot wide kitchen island. All surfaces are covered with beautiful quartz countertops. Four counter stools can comfortably provide seating under the island overhang. Included in the kitchen are a stainless steel GE Profile dishwasher, a stainless steel GE Profile refrigerator with freezer drawer, and a stainless steel GE smooth surface slide-in range. A full wall of gorgeous Amalfi blue satin ceramic tile adorns both the wall above the range as well as the opposite cabinetry wall....truly extraordinary! The living room has a cozy wood burning fireplace. Custom niches in the wall provide display areas for treasures. All living spaces have ceiling fans and smooth-surface ceilings. Each bedroom has its own en suite bathroom with stunningly tiled shower of oversized white subway tile, beautiful blue accent tiles and penny-tile floors, soft-close griege painted maple cabinetry with quartz countertops and all new fixtures including a beautiful seeded glass light pendant, gooseneck sink faucet and Moen Magnetix combo rain shower head with handheld sprayer. The bedroom have surprisingly generous storage. One bedroom has a walk-in closet, the other has full sized mirrored closet plus additional clothing rod space. The sun-filled entry room may serve as a home office or a quaint reading nook. The laundry alcove contains a stacked washer and dryer. Central air conditioning and heat is controlled via the NEST thermostat. Insulation and vapor barrier installed under the house. This charming home's location near the treasured Wrightsville Beach Elementary School is in one of Wrightsville's most prized low-traffic residential neighborhoods. The quiet cul-de-sac street has no through traffic, is away from the bustle of the tourist strip, and is primarily home to full-time local residents. Off-street parking can accommodate up to two cars. Street parking is by local permit only. Public deeded access to Banks Channel is located across the street where SUPs or kayaks may be launched. Gorgeous sunsets are seen across the marsh to the rear of the home. It is an easy walk across the bridges to the celebrated white-sands of Wrightsville Beach. The home is situated midway between the "Loop", Wrightsville's renowned walk/jog/bike route. If you are seeking a true gem in Wrightsville Beach, this little jewel may be just the treasure for you!


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site448


Bath(s)2 Full
SQ Feet1,350
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
CityWrightsville Beach
Zip Code28480
AreaNew Hanover
Community NameShore Acres
Elementary SchoolWrightsville Beach
Middle SchoolNoble
High SchoolHoggard
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Listing Updated: 09/22/2020
Marcello M Caliva LogoMLS Number: 100173879
Listing Provided By:
Marcello M Caliva  of  Intracoastal Realty Corp
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