Historic House Listings

Your own NC island! 50 acres! Circa 1885. $1,200,000

July 12, 2018

Wow. Your own fifty acre island in Davis, North Carolina! Not exactly sure what is going on with the interior. There is a main house and a caretaker’s cottage. There are direct view of the Cape Lookout Lighthouse. Where Dreams Meet Water has a 5,554 square foot main house that was built in 1885. The caretaker’s cottage has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. In addition to the 50 acres on the island, there is also a three acre tract on the mainland that has a dock, a boat and parking for vehicles. Six bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 5,554 square feet. $1,500,000 New price: $1,200,000

From the Zillow listing:


Here is ”Where Dreams and Water Meet”. This is your opportunity to own your own private island! Nestled in the private scenic surroundings, this 1885 Colonial Style beach home offers you’re secluded get-away with 6 bedrooms, 3 baths, and a direct view of Cape Lookout Lighthouse. Enjoy the views and breeze swinging from the long, wide porch. The north end of the island has a nice sandy beach to kick back and soak your feet in. In addition to the main house there is also a caretaker’s cottage featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen, 2 living rooms, and a screened porch. This 49 acre island is only accessible by boat, and comes with a 2.99 acre tract on the mainland with boat dock, boat, and vehicle parking and only a short boat ride to the island. Island has power lines from mainland with

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