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MLS# 92693: OCEANFRONT ESTATE ON 5 LOTS

148 Martin Lane DUCK, NC 27949
Lot#
Bedrooms: 
8
Full Baths: 
7, 
Partial Baths: 
2
Area: 
Type: 
House: Residential
Waterfront: 
Oceanfront
Asking Price: 
4,500,000

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Matt Myatt
Senior Associate Broker
Cell: 252-207-6588
Office: 888-976-2619

This 2 acre oceanfront estate is exquisitely appointed and designed in the style of grand beach manors of a bygone era. “Champagne Chateau” sits serenely behind a wide dune overlooking the Atlantic ocean on the east side and has views to the west of the Currituck Sound. Sunrise and sunset can be enjoyed in this private setting. This one of a kind haven which consists of 5 lots (3 oceanfront and 2 semi's) is beautifully landscaped with coastal plants and seasonal blooms. The home was designed by a notable North Carolina architect who integrated Northern Shingle style with elements of NC historic plantation homes by presenting a dramatic stair tower from the west side and double porches on the east, a detail brought to the Carolinas by planters from the West Indies.

Built as a three-generation family beach home - for any time of the year - this former Du Pont residence has several wings to accommodate family groups with central gathering areas. Adjoins the Audubon Sanctuary and not far from the many amenities of Sanderling and Duck. The salon-style upper-level living area opens onto covered decks facing the ocean and westward to decks with views of the sound. The formal living room is a large area full of light with ocean views to the east and sound views to the west.

Picture windows are the centerpiece of each of the four sitting bays on either side of the doors. The high tray ceiling is of clear Carolina cedar and the windows, doors and baseboards are clear cypress with wide heart pine floors. Enjoy ocean views from the master suite or cooking in the large kitchen with several work stations. The kitchen also has an alcove bar area boasting an under-counter wine cooler, refrigerator and a wall of pull-out pantry cabinets.

For eating the dining room highlight is the Venetian wax white and blue walls. A picture-window bay on the east brings in the light and ocean vista. On the west, an over-sized glass door opens to a balcony overlooking the garden and Currituck sound. All bedrooms are spacious and comfortable with well-appointed bathrooms.

Separate wings provide private, peaceful space for all. The separate Carriage house offers 2 master bedrooms with baths, galley kitchen, living area, and private laundry area. With over 7,000 square feet of heated living area and over 4,000 square feet of screen porches and decks, you will experience and enjoy living in the preserved natural habitat of this Atlantic Ocean to Currituck Sound community! Recent updates/upgrades include new windows, decks, screen porch, bathroom renovations, sauna, lighting in some areas, doors, walkways, fireplace, countertops (granite), tile, some appliances, exterior and interior paint, security system, HVAC, TV's, furniture (interior and outdoor), artwork, rugs, bedding, plantation shutters, landscaping, and more.

Area
Duck Oceanside
Subdivision
Sanderling
Unit/Lot#
Lot#
Waterfront
Oceanfront
Waterfront Location
Oceanfront
Lot Description
Beach Frontage,Cul-de-sac,Water Frontage
Furnishings Available
Yes
Roof
Wood Shingles
Possession
At Closing
Has Pool
No
Foundation
Piling
Appliances
Dishwasher
Dryer
Refrigerator
Refrigerator w/Ice Maker
Washer
2nd Dishwasher
2nd Refrigerator
Wine Cooler
Heated Living Area SqFt
7239
View Description:
Ocean
Sound
Interior Features
Bay/Bow Window
Cathedral Ceiling(s)
Gas Fireplace
Master Bath
Pantry
Wet Bar
Extras
Beach Access
Boardwalk to Beach
Ceiling Fan(s)
Covered Decks
Gazebo
Jet Tub
Landscaped
Lawn Sprinklers
Outside Lighting
Outside Shower
Screened Porch
Sauna
Security System
Taxes
$23514
Association Fee Included?
Yes
Style
Coastal
Construction
Frame
Wood
Exterior
Shakes
Garage
3 + Car
Builder
REAL ESCAPES LTD
Year Built
1985
Days On Market
110
Listing Agent
Jo Ann Konstanzer
Listing Office
Four Seasons Realty

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