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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.

200 N Front Street Unit R Wilmington, NC 28401

$2,349,000
6 Beds
5 Baths
7,488 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100302049
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Unique downtown urban oasis in a exceptional landmark three story building. Approximate 7500 ft. Residential living space including Garden Terrace, offstreet parking, and separate garage. Private entrance to your entire second and third floor home. Both floors have a Riverview and expensive views of downtown. Currently set up as a four bedroom (included in this space is a full two bedroom guest apartment, could be income producing). Huge living and entertainment spaces with 16 foot ceilings, one over 2000 ft.! Property includes additional 3000 square-foot attic condo, expansion possibilities. View this rare Wilmington home.

240 N Water Street Unit 1152 Wilmington, NC 28401

$1,120,000
2 Beds
2.5 Baths
1,580 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100290731
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Enjoy fantastic sunset views from this luxury 2 bedroom 2.5 bath condominium overlooking the Cape Fear River. Gorgeous sweeping vista with exquisite river and city views! Spacious private walk-out balcony. Modern kitchen design includes quartz counter tops, stainless Kitchen Aid refrigerator, dishwasher, range with cabinet style microwave and full size washer/dryer. Amenities include well appointed owners club room, concierge service, roof top pool and fitness center. Secure building with two assigned parking spaces in parking garage below. This opportunity will not last...floor plan has been sold out.

116 N Front Street Wilmington, NC 28401

$795,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
2,534 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100261335
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Parking for one car will be arranged for one year! 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

$775,000
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 years. 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 offices, large meeting room, reception area and file areas. The historic charm of this structure can be found throughout the property. In addition to its convenient location, it has off-street parking and a some covered parking spaces. A rare find and one with many opportunities.

240 N Water Street Unit 856 Wilmington, NC 28401

$680,000
2 Beds
2.5 Baths
1,427 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100300763
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Rare opportunity to own a luxurious urban residence in the heart of downtown Wilmington. Step out onto your balcony and enjoy stunning sunset views of the Cape Fear River. Relax by the rooftop pool with fire pits and hot tub or get a good workout in the state-of-the-art fitness center. This spacious 2-bedroom, 2 bath split floor plan with beautiful white oak flooring has many designer features including a quartz waterfall kitchen island, KitchenAid appliances, white subway tile backsplash and marble counter tops in all bathrooms. Automatic window shades with both light filtering and blackout shades have been added for easy living. Master suite has stunning water views, spa like bathroom and custom spacious walk-in closet. Guest bedroom offers full En Suite and river views as well. The home comes with 2 assigned parking spaces, secured-keyed elevators and is in walking distance to restaurants, bars, shopping, and the awesome Live Oak Bank Pavilion for epic concerts.

21 N Front Street Unit Unit 3b2 Wilmington, NC 28401

$349,900
1 Bed
1.5 Baths
1,047 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 100296593
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
Location. Location. Location. You'll fall in love with this stunning luxury condo in the heart of historic downtown. With over $80k in upgrades, this is one of the most exquisite units available in a prime location. Perfect as an investment property, AirBnb, short-term rentals, and more. Premier upgrades include a brand-new, redesigned kitchen with pristine granite countertops, all new stainless steel appliances, high-gloss cabinets, and a generous island for additional seating. The original 100+ year-old hardwood floors have been beautifully refinished on the main floor. A newly remodeled half bathroom off the kitchen features a beautiful blue glass bowl sink and includes a laundry room with a brand new washer and dryer. Modern and bright track lighting, a silent Haiku fan, and nearly-new HVAC unit and water heater make this a homebuyer's dream. 30-foot high ceilings enhance the bright and airy open floor layout, highlighting the original dental crown molding throughout. Upstairs, the remodeled loft area and master suite accentuates the original historic features while incorporating contemporary sophistication with its cable railing, high-quality, non-toxic, German-made gloss-white floors and a custom-made, imported Spanish wardrobe. A new spa-style master bathroom features custom blue glass sliding and vanity doors, trough sink with dual faucets, custom blue tile and marble tile walls with a pebble shower floor. Every square foot of this gorgeous historic condo exudes custom design finishes to make it truly one of a kind. A peek-a-boo view of the Cape Fear River can be seen from the upstairs window. This condo is located down a private, quiet hallway, so you'll enjoy peace and security. Only a short walk to dining, shopping, entertainment, the award-winning Historic Wilmington Riverwalk, the brand new Live Oak Amphitheater, and everything else this prime location has to offer. You don't want to miss this excellent opportunity--call today to make it yours!

106 N Water Street Unit 704 Wilmington, NC 28401

$309,000
1 Bed
1 Bath
585 SqFt
Status Pending With Showings
MLS # 100299419
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
What a VIEW! This 7th floor 1br/1ba Condo at the Water Street Center features the highly desirable covered/private decks, where views of the Sunsets, River and the USS North Carolina Battleship are 2nd to none! This listing comes fully furnished and ready for your immediate enjoyment. Recent improvements include a 2020 AC system, along with freshly restored breezeways throughout the building , which are currently underway. Water Street Center Condos feature elevators, lobby mailboxes with a secured lobby access. This property is convenient to everything and would have great rental potential, as the WSC HOA allows for short term rentals. Condos like this do not come around often, so schedule your showing today!