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Historic Wilmington, North Carolina encompasses a center of town elegantly etched with history and full of vibrancy. Historic buildings, shops, restaurants and other Historic Wilmington NCpopular haunts unfold amid an environment with history and a focus on the future blend beautifully. Historic Wilmington NC today, reflects much of the same characteristics and enduring qualities of the bustling seaport and business center it was in the past.

Much of the centuries old street layout of the historic district still remains and leads to a variety of niche neighborhoods, homes, business and public service buildings. A number of features in these homes, commercial and government buildings reflect the same architecture of a century gone by and elicit an endearing sense of warmth and belonging.

Homes in historic Wilmington include high-style abodes with affluent amenities. Homes include cozy bungalows and cottages. Nearby plazas showcase lavish landscaping and original street furniture. Early brick pavement may be seen on the streets often lined with huge, mature oak trees.

Unique Amenities and Features Surrounding Historic Wilmington NC

Streetcar suburbs also earn much notoriety associated with historic Wilmington NC.  They add another layer of interest and vitality to the area.  Homes for sale in the suburbs include a variety of architecture, such as Neoclassical and Colonial Revival. Often, generous, open lots replete with azaleas, camellias, and other flowering shrubs accompany these homes. They add to the subtle brilliance of historic Wilmington NC.

Find out more about historic Wilmington NC. Get details on amenities, attractions, homes in historic Wilmington, niche neighborhoods and more with our dynamic map based searches on www.FocusMattersRealty.com. If you have a question about historic Wilmington, or any Coastal Caroline real estate, get connected with the expert advice and assistance you deserve.

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116 N Front Street Wilmington, NC 28401

$950,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
2,534 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100261335
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
What an amazing opportunity to own a piece of history. Welcome to the George R French & Sons Building circa 1873. Wilmington's first iron front steel frame- built building in the heart of Historic Downtown Wilmington. This building has, in most recent years, undergone a detailed renovation from the exterior to the three homeowner units within the building. A private code accessed elevator opens directly to your home with ease. Your third-floor loft was recently designed and updated to include custom built-ins, beautiful original heart of pine hardwood floors, custom recessed lighting and fixtures, new solid doors and hardware throughout, tile baths with upgraded lighting and appointments. Your primary bathroom is a spa experience with large open shower and separate soaking tub, double vanity, and private water closet. Both bedrooms boast walk in closets, tall ceilings, and custom HVAC duct work to maximize view and architecture of the space. Your kitchen is a gourmet delight boasting granite countertops, tile backsplash, upgraded cabinetry and hardware, farm style sink, Wolf Induction Range, eat in bar and many other features such as high-end appliances, and walk in pantry. Custom draperies designed with hidden tracks to boast the views you take from the breathtaking windows across to the Cape Fear River and Battleship. There is first floor storage as well as a shared basement space for the unit owners that is currently used as a wine cellar. Access to your home is via a front stairwell off Front Street or private gated alley access and exterior entertaining space with coded rear door to elevator lobby. For downtown living it does not get any better than this Historic Charm with modern appointments. The brick exterior of this building was completely re-pointed in 2019. Additional information about the buildings history as well as a Matterport 3D Virtual Tour is found in the attached documents section

19 N 5th Avenue Wilmington, NC 28401

$825,000
4 Beds
3 Baths
4,917 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100247794
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Historic Von Glahn House built in 1859 has been a well established center of business for year. This property is within the Historic District and could be converted to a single family or other residential uses. Years back was once the Mayor of Wilmington's office. This property has been the home of a law office that is located in the Historic District within walking distance of the courthouse, city hall, downtown businesses and local neighborhoods. The three story structure currently contains 9 large office, large meeting room, reception area and file areas. The historic charm of this structure can be fount through out the property. In addition to it convenient location, it has off-street parking and a some covered parking spaces. A rare find and one with may opportunities.

240 N Water Street Unit Unit 554 Wilmington, NC 28401

$695,000
2 Beds
2.5 Baths
1,225 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100261969
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Luxury condo in the heart of Historic Downtown Wilmington with amazing views of the Cape Fear River. Walk inside to find wood floors throughout the large open living area. Incredible kitchen with large quartz island, pantry, high end appliances including KitchenAid refrigerator, range and dishwasher. Both bedrooms boast river and city views, feature motorized shades and ceiling fans with remotes, bathrooms with dual vanities, and expansive walk-in closets. The master offers an oversized shower, the guest room a deep soaking tub. Enjoy the beautiful sunsets of the Cape Fear River from your spacious private balcony or from the roof top deck & entertainment area located on the pool terrace with hot tub, fire pit, outdoor shower and fully equipped fitness room. Additional building amenities include secured-keyed elevators, pet spa, ground floor lobby with concierge service & well-appointed private lounge room with wet bar and billiards room. Two reserved spaces in parking garage.Seller is licensed real estate agent. Make it yours today!

106 N Water Street Unit 810 Wilmington, NC 28401

$550,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,182 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100202197
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
This Grand 8th floor double size condo are the talk of the town. The High style condo offers the largest fully covered waterfront Veranda (182 sf) views of the Cape Fear River, including panoramic city views on its entry side. Walk inside, you will be impressed by the quality and attention to detail. The 2 bedroom 2 bath condo has a master bedroom with walk in closet & en suite bath, with both city & river views. Hidden behind tall mirrors is abundant storage. Kitchen appliances are hidden behind kitchen cabinet doors allowing for a sleek clean look. Beneath the guest bath vanity are a washer and dryer. One way glass, allows privacy from any outside view. The 1,182 sf condo with balcony totals 1,364 sf combined covered space. Elevators & 2 parking.

21 N Front Street Unit 3b-2 Wilmington, NC 28401

$535,000
2 Beds
2.5 Baths
2,031 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100247895
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Fully furnished, completely remodeled and renovated; two units (3B2 and 3B3), combined into one at the Masonic Temple in the center of Historic Downtown Wilmington. Shops, restaurants, bars, riverwalk, and more are all just steps away. Completely new construction of master bath with custom vanity and spa shower. Custom wardrobe from Spain, German flooring, all new lighting and electrical. Beautifully remodeled, full second bath. Newly refinished, original hardwood floors downstairs. Brand new A/C-heating and washer/dryer. Haiku silent ceiling fans, custom barn doors, granite countertops and the list goes on! Truly outstanding property in the perfect location. Don't forget to view the 3D tour online, you'll fall in love! (or look below in facts and features at ''other interior features'' and click the virtual tour)Not only is this home at the center of all of the best shops and restaurants, good neighbors and community, the building is one of historical beauty. That outer beauty is reflected inside this home with a stunning interior that combines that historical beauty with modern finishes. Original, ornate crown moulding, 30 foot ceilings, and original hardwood inside the home bring the history of the area inside. Brand new refinishing of all the common interiors, newly finished roof, and a secure building add to the value and quality of this property. You will never want to leave!

240 N Water Street Unit Unit 1155 Wilmington, NC 28401

$470,500
1 Bed
2 Baths
1,060 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100262841
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Located in a landmark location, River Place, offers an exceptional living experience in the heart of downtown Wilmington. This lovely residence offers a spacious combination kitchen, living and dining area with picturesque windows and sliding glass door to a spacious balcony overlooking the Bijou Park Courtyard. Capture beautiful sunset views of the Cape Fear River from your private balcony or from the roof top deck and entertainment area located on the pool terrace. This 1060 sq. ft. floor plan boasts a luxurious Master Bedroom with a large walk-in closet and spa-like bath. A second full bathroom is located off the den from the foyer. This residence features quartz countertops, Kitchen Aid appliances and a variety of designer interior selections. Amenities include an elegant ground floor lobby with concierge service, a well-appointed private lounge room with wet bar and pool room , secured-keyed elevators and assigned parking in a newly constructed parking deck. Amenity terrace includes roof top pool, hot tub, fire pit, outdoor shower, entertainment area and fully equipped fitness room.

106 N Water Street Unit 205 & 206 Wilmington, NC 28401

$465,000 - 2Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Water Street Center Condo, Wilmington
New
$465,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,170 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100267075
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
LOCATION! RIVER VIEW! CONVENIENCE! There are only two 2-bedroom units in the Water Street Center 9-story hi-rise - and this lovely 2nd floor condo is one of them! It is a double unit with 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths with one of the baths as a tiled walk-in shower, the other is tiled with tub. Two separate balconies to enjoy that first cup of coffee in the morning and evening beverage overlooking the gorgeous sunsets and beautiful river view. High end laminate floors, large built-in bookcase and desk in living room, completely furnished, and ready to call home or 2nd home or investment with rental history. Surround Sound System. Two (2) owner parking spaces behind building. Two elevators with security entrance. The lovely river walk provides 7 miles of scenic exercise. Historic Downtown ''The Port City by the Sea'' with restaurants, shopping and entertainment of all kinds.

240 N Water Street Unit Unit 955 Wilmington, NC 28401

$449,500
1 Bed
2 Baths
1,060 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100262788
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Located in a landmark location, River Place, offers an exceptional living experience in the heart of downtown Wilmington. This lovely residence offers a spacious combination kitchen, living and dining area with picturesque windows and sliding glass door to a spacious balcony overlooking the Bijou Park Courtyard. Capture beautiful sunset views of the Cape Fear River from your private balcony or from the roof top deck and entertainment area located on the pool terrace. This 1060 sq. ft. floor plan boasts a luxurious Master Bedroom with a large walk-in closet and spa-like bath. A second full bathroom is located off the den from the foyer. This residence features quartz countertops, Kitchen Aid appliances and a variety of designer interior selections. Amenities include an elegant ground floor lobby with concierge service, a well-appointed private lounge room with wet bar and pool room , secured-keyed elevators and assigned parking in a newly constructed parking deck. Amenity terrace includes roof top pool, hot tub, fire pit, outdoor shower, entertainment area and fully equipped fitness room.

240 N Water Street Unit Unit 553 Wilmington, NC 28401

$439,000
1 Bed
1.5 Baths
1,188 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100262769
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
New Construction in downtown Wilmington! One of the last opportunities at River Place that offers this 1188 sq. foot floor plan with a spacious combination kitchen, living, dining area with quartz counter top island, engineered hardwood flooring and stainless Kitchen Aid appliances. Luxurious Master Bedroom with spa-like bathroom, double vanity, tiled walk-in shower and large walk-in closet. An additional half bath for guests in the entry with a den off the living room that can function as an office space or guest room. Substantial balcony is the perfect spot for morning coffee or glass of wine in the evening while enjoying sunset views of the Cape Fear River. Amenities include a roof top pool, hot tub, fire pit, fully equipped fitness room, an elegant ground floor lobby with concierge service, a well-appointed owners lounge, secure-keyed elevators and assigned parking in newly constructed parking deck.

240 N Water Street Unit Unit 453 Wilmington, NC 28401

$425,500
1 Bed
1.5 Baths
1,188 SqFt
Status Pending With Showings
MLS # 100262777
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
New Construction in downtown Wilmington! One of the last opportunities at River Place that offers this 1188 sq. foot floor plan with a spacious combination kitchen, living, dining area with quartz counter top island, engineered hardwood flooring and stainless Kitchen Aid appliances. Luxurious Master Bedroom with spa-like bathroom, double vanity, tiled walk-in shower and large walk-in closet. An additional half bath for guests in the entry with a den off the living room that can function as an office space or guest room. Substantial balcony is the perfect spot for morning coffee or glass of wine in the evening while enjoying sunset views of the Cape Fear River. Amenities include a roof top pool, hot tub, fire pit, fully equipped fitness room, an elegant ground floor lobby with concierge service, a well-appointed owners lounge, secure-keyed elevators and assigned parking in newly constructed parking deck.

124 Walnut Street Unit 506 Wilmington, NC 28401

$399,000 - 2Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Bannerman Station, Wilmington
Open House
$399,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,353 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100258378
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Upscale condo living in wonderful 5th floor 2 bedroom/2 bath in Wilmington downtownBannerman Station with balcony view of the Cape Fear River. Stainless steel kitchen withgranite countertops, large dining room/living room space , ''C'' floor plan offering masterbedroom with walk-in closet plus a second bedroom/office (second bedroom does not have awindow), wood floors in main living area and new carpet in bedrooms, laundry closet withcabinets, and an extra storage closet on 5th floor hallway. Bannerman Station amenities includea gorgeous lobby with a doorman, secure entry, onsite deeded secured parking and a privatedog run for owners use. Water, sewer, trash and cable are included in HOA Dues. Minutesaway from Riverwalk, downtown restaurants, shopping, Wilson Center, Thalian Hall, Cape FearCommunity, Port City Marina and all that downtown living offers.

10 Grace Street Unit 404 Wilmington, NC 28401

$309,900
1 Bed
1 Bath
598 SqFt
Status Pending With Showings
MLS # 100232172
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Brand new luxury construction in the heart of downtown Wilmington. Amenities include a roof top pool, fire pit, hot tub, fitness room, off street parking, and an entertainment area. This is one of the most affordable homes available in River Place with great views of the river and bridge. More photos to come.

106 N Water Street Unit 709 Wilmington, NC 28401

$300,000
1 Bed
1 Bath
598 SqFt
Status Pending With Showings
MLS # 100263747
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Waterfront living on the Riverwalk in the heart of the downtown Historic district! Enjoy breathtaking sunsets from the private balcony of this 7th floor condo overlooking the Cape Fear River and the Battleship North Carolina. This is urban living at its finest, just steps from the best dining, shopping, and entertainment in Wilmington! This one-bedroom condo has been beautifully upgraded with modern finishes including wood tile floors, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, a contemporary backsplash, and a tiled bath. Plenty of storage space and laundry onsite. This home is the perfect downtown getaway or makes a great investment property. Sold furnished with monthly, weekly, or daily rental options, this is a turnkey Airbnb or long-term rental. Water Street Condominiums offers private parking, secured entry and an elevator.

106 N Water Street Unit 302 Wilmington, NC 28401

$275,000
1 Bed
1 Bath
586 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100259475
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Historic Condo in Downtown Wilmington on The Cape Fear River. 1 bedroom 1 bath River View Unit has updated LVP flooring with tile in kitchen & bath. The kitchen has been nicely remodeled to maximize space with island, custom cabinets, grantie tops & full size fridge. This unit comes fully furnished to include washer/dryer & 2- wall mounted flat screen TV's. Balcony overlooks the beautiful sunsets on the Cape Fear River and River Walk. On site owner parking. This can make a nice getaway, full time home or can be leased long or short term. Enjoy all Historic Wilmington has to offer just out the front door.

106 N Water Street Unit 207 Wilmington, NC 28401

$269,900
1 Bed
1 Bath
585 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100256838
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Income Producing Water Street Center Condo in Historic Downtown Wilmington on The Cape Fear River. Nightly,Weekly, Monthly permitted rental options.One of the few HOA's that allow short term rentals in Historic Downtown Wilmington, this Condo on Turnkey Rental Program. This 1 bedroom 1 bath River View Unit has Laminated flooring,Tile in Kitchen and Bath.Remodeled Kitchen, Custom Cabinets and Tile Backsplash,Stainless Stove and Microwave, Mid-Size Refrigerator and Kitchen Island make for cozy dining.All Furnishings included ,2 Flat Screen TV's wall mounted. Enjoy this amazing Cape Fear River View from Your Living Room out to your Balcony and just wait for those Sunsets at Cocktail Time