Welcome to a one-of-a-kind mid-century modern time capsule masterpiece nestled in the highly sought-after Oleander Estates. This architectural gem boasts a perfect blend of timeless design, creating an unparalleled living experience in a true gem that exudes character and charm.The first thing you will notice when walking up is the amazing original lava stone exterior wall that carries from outside to inside the home. To the left is a large built in raised garden bed packed with beautiful perennial flowers and to the right is a koi pond garden with a blissful falling waterfall. As you step inside the large double doors you're greeted by an abundance of natural light that flows throughout the living space. The foyer has original flagstone flooring and beautiful wood paneled walls that double as hidden folding doors to a large walk in bar. There is also a half bath powder room off of the foyer as well.The unique design combines the formal living room and dining room with a double sided fireplace that has never been used. Floor to ceiling glass walls throughout, showcasing panoramic views of the beautiful grounds featured in the Azalea Garden tours of the past. Stepping into the retro galley kitchen featuring all the original appointments and mid-century flares, including working retro appliances and custom cabinetry. There is a second service entrance to the bar off of the kitchen. The living and dining areas seamlessly flow together, making it the perfect space for entertaining family and friends.In the center of the home is another large open living room with its own fireplace and built-in shelving and cabinets. Large sliding glass doors open up to wrap around walkways and a fully fenced back yard complete with another original built-in raised garden bed! This home has a formal entertaining side and a family side, the best of both worlds! Don't forget the wood paneled den with matching pocket doors great for cozy movie nights! The den has a large sliding glass door that opens to the koi garden and fountain.This home is full of unique features, including lava stone accent walls, a hidden bar, two wood-burning fireplaces, a fountain garden, large mudroom/laundry room with terrazzo floors, and a master suite zen solarium with a stunning camellia tree for moments of reflection. The spacious master suite is truly an oasis, complete with a walk-in closet, and plenty of natural light. All 3 large bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms each with their own retro color scheme and original fixtures that make this property one people will remember! It is truly a time capsule that the mid century modern enthusiast MUST HAVE! The outdoor living space is equally impressive, boasting large privacy hedges and rolling hills in the front and lush mature landscaping all around. Azalea walking trails in the rear and a spacious patio with a built-in grill station that's perfect for hosting summer gatherings. The yard could easily accommodate the addition of a swimming pool! Large carport and 2 storage rooms (one is cedar paneled) off the rear of your private driveway. Don't forget about the whole home generator tied to natural gas for safety and security! Located in the heart of Oleander Estates near the legendary Cape Fear Country Club, this home is just minutes from shopping, dining, and entertainment options. It's worth noting that this rare remarkable mid-century modern home has only had two owners, with the current owners sparing no expense to restore all of the original features. The home's original design has not been modified outside of a few cosmetic details, ensuring that the property retains its original charm and character. The attention to detail in the restoration process is evident throughout the home, making it a rare and truly unique find. This home is a testament to the love and care that its owners have put into preserving its original design and features! Don't miss your chance to own this one-of-a-kind mid-century modern home that's brimming with character and charm!
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Innovate-Wilmington. Selling Office: Intracoastal Realty Corp.
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