Historic House Listings

Former Carteret Academy, Circa 1842 out at the NC Coast! Sold Furnished. $1,050,000

April 23, 2020

This is the former Carteret Academy. This home was built in 1842. It is located in the coastal community of Beaufort, North Carolina. The home is situated across from the waterfront with pretty views. The house is being sold furnished. Love those porches! Three bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 2,571 square feet. $1,050,000

Contact Mary Cheatham with King Real Estate: 252-518-5222

From the Zillow listing:


Beaufort Historic Home with a rich and storied past as the Carteret Academy circa 1842 is located in a prime spot across from Taylor’s Creek! A private oasis in the midst of a charming coastal town, the grounds are fenced and gated, including a huge private rear parking area and a spacious yard and patio for entertaining. The home was raised and renovated by the current owners, adding the ground floor 1st story. 505 Front Street is a delight, offering wonderful spaces inside and out to gather with family and friends or find a quiet spot to relax. Home is being offered furnished with a few exclusions, ready to move in and enjoy! The top floor features: a spacious master bedroom with wood flooring and a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams; a fireplace and sitting area; a private covered porch overlooking the water and Carrot Island; an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower, separate tub and double sinks. The mid-floor offers two guest bedrooms with a Jack-n-Jill bathroom and an open den/gathering area with a fireplace. This level also offers a full covered porch for relaxing and watching Town life. The first floor features: an open living area with a fireplace, the kitchen and dining spaces plus a 1/2 bath. There are front and rear patios for extending the living spaces and hosting guests. This neighborhood offers a public boat ramp nearby, the NC Maritime Museum, the Beaufort Historical Grounds and the vibrant downtown area.


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