$7,995,000

407 Sylvan Lane

Wilmington NC, 28409

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.

Details

MLS#100222329
Listing TypeFor Sale
StyleHouse
Sub-TypeResale
StatusActive
Year1996
Days On Site50

Features

Bed(s)4
Bath(s)4fb/1hb
SQ Feet4,003
Garage4
Car PortYes
Story(s)2.0
Acreage4.32
Water FrontYes
Property ViewYes

Additional Information

Ocean FrontNo
Ocean ViewNo
Water AccessNo
Bonus RoomYes
Boat SlipYes
Master DownYes
Finished Room Over GarageNo
HOANo
FireplaceYes
Great RoomYes
FencingYes
PorchYes
SunroomNo
DeckNo
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Area Information
StateNC
CountyNew Hanover
CityWilmington
Zip Code28409
AreaNew Hanover
Community NameNot In Subdivision
Elementary SchoolParsley
Middle SchoolRoland Grise
High SchoolHoggard
Listing VS Median (in Not In Subdivision)
Price:
$7,995,000
low | high
Med:
$159,250
100% of Average
SqFt:
4,003
low | high
Med:
891
100% of Average
$ / SqFt:
$1,997
low | high
Med:
$45
100% of Average
On Site:
50
low | high
Med:
184.5
27.10027100271% of Average
Listing Updated: 08/03/2020
Lee Crouch LogoMLS Number: 100222329
Listing Provided By:
Lee Crouch  of  Intracoastal Realty Corp
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