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MLS# 93164: Historic Soundfront Estate

238 Mother Vineyard Road Manteo, NC 27954
Lots (2)
Bedrooms: 
4
Full Baths: 
4, 
Partial Baths: 
1
Type: 
House: Residential
Waterfront: 
Soundfront
Asking Price: 
1,350,000

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Randy Nance
Senior Associate Broker
Office: 877-684-0762
Cell: 252-202-3374

IMPRESSIVE WATERFRONT estate with apartment located on the Sound w/ private beach, 219’ bulkhead, private gardens. Enjoy the convenience of being w/in walking distance to historic downtown Manteo’s art galleries, restaurants, shopping, etc. Located on highest elevations of Roanoke Island, this waterfront estate overlooks Jockey’s Ridge on the Roanoke Sound, minutes by boat to Oregon Inlet & world-class fishing. MAIN HOUSE: 5000+ sq ft, 4-bedroom, 4-bath historic custom-designed home extensively remodeled w/a focus on energy efficiency.

Foyer w/45’ ceiling opens into formal entry hall w/ a separate sitting room, main staircase and back stairs leads to upper and lower floors. Made for entertaining, the home features an open gourmet kitchen w/large living area, gas fireplace and breakfast nook overlooking private garden and patio w/ pond. Features custom built-in cabinets surrounding fireplace mantel, pocket doors, 9’ ceilings, large L-shaped granite island, gas range, stainless steel appliances, dual wall oven, 6-zone wine chiller, lots of cabinets. Formal dining room opens onto sunroom, both w/ magnificent water views.

Dining room features custom wood plantation shutters, wood-burning fireplace, pocket doors, and adjacent butler’s pantry w/ wet bar & ice machine. Study overlooks sound and features custom built-in bookshelves, wood-burning fireplace, custom wood plantation shutters, pocket doors, 10’ ceilings, and French doors opening onto another private patio and garden w/ large mature trees. A large mudroom features full bath w/ storage room, built-in wall of cubby’s w/ hooks, large 10’ ceilings, sink and cabinets, and tiled floor. The master bedroom w/ walk-in closet and laundry room offers spectacular water views.

The bedroom’s see-through gas fireplace opens to a large master bath featuring jetted tub, walk-in glass block shower, 2 sky lights, and cathedral ceilings. The 2nd large bedroom overlooks the sound on one side and gardens to the rear, and features built-in bookshelves, window-seat, and full bath w/ skylight. The 3rd large bedroom has gas fireplace, cathedral ceilings, walk-in closet, and side spare room perfect for nursery or playroom. The 4th large bedroom includes built-in custom shelves w/a Jack and Jill bathroom.

Additional notable features include central vac, basement, Andersen windows & doors, walk up attic, water softener system, new washer/dryer, new exterior paint, 12” base molding, intricate crown molding, glass door knobs, new 4-zone heating & air converts to gas heat for efficiency when colder temperatures, and wood fencing throughout property & gardens. Accessed thru curved hidden driveway is a large detached carport & garage combo, adjacent workout room offering a 5- person sauna and Bowflex workout machine. APARTMENT: 700+ sq ft loft apartment w/ full bath, custom kitchen cabinets w/appliances, cathedral ceilings, washer/dryer and private deck can be rented or used as guest suite. This opportunity is unique for someone desiring waterfront living w/large acreage in a year-round community, private beach, and choice of guest/caretaker accommodations or additional rental income.

Unique property in exclusive historic Mother Vineyard neighborhood, ultra private, yet a short walk to historic downtown Manteo’s Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse and Festival Park concert venue. A short bike ride to Lost Colony, Elizabethan Gardens, Aquarium, Regional Airport, Manteo Elementary, Middle, and High schools, College of the Albemarle, and a 10-15 minute drive to Outer Banks Hospital. Showings by appointment to pre-qualified buyers only.

Area
Manteo-S. of Airport Road
Subdivision
None
Unit/Lot#
Lots (2)
Waterfront
Soundfront
Waterfront Location
Soundfront
Lot Description
Bulkheaded,Level,Water Frontage,Wooded
Lot SqFt
95500
Furnishings Available
No
Roof
Asphalt/Fiber Shingle
Possession
At Closing
Has Pool
No
Foundation
Masonry
Piling
Roads
Paved
Public
Appliances
Countertop Range
Disposal
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Ice Machine
Microwave
Refrigerator w/Ice Maker
Wall Oven
Washer
Wine Cooler
Heating
Central
Electric
Gas
Heat Pump
Zoned
Heated Living Area SqFt
5742
Air Conditioning
Central
Heat Pump
Zoned
Water
Private
Well
Sewer/Septic
Private Septic
View Description:
Sound
Interior Features
9' Ceilings
All Window Treatments
Attic
Cathedral Ceiling(s)
Dryer Connection
Gas Connection
Gas Fireplace
Ice Maker Connection
Master Bath
Pantry
Skylight
Walk in Closet
Washer Connection
Wet Bar
Wood Fireplace
Extras
Ceiling Fan(s)
Central Vacuum
Fenced Yard
Garage Door Opener
Jet Tub
Landscaped
Outside Lighting
Patio
Sauna
Smoke Detector(s)
Sun Deck
Water Filter
Water Softener
Optional Rooms
Breakfast Nook
Foyer
In-Law Apartment
Library/Study
Office
Pantry
Sun/Florida Room
Utility Room
Workshop
Taxes
$4751
Association Amenities
Boat Ramp
Association Fee Included?
No
Style
Craftsman
Coastal
Historic
Construction
Wood
Garage
1 Car
Parking
Paved
Off Street
Builder
Calvin Gibbs
Year Built
1938
Days On Market
142
Listing Agent
Chandler Spawr
Listing Office
Coastal Property Partners

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