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    $774,000

  • Active | MLS#: 100082830
  • 3Beds
  • 3Baths
  • 3,565Sq Ft

2789 Lawton SE Court Southport, NC 28461

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''People with great vision, great dreams and great drive usually achieve great things.''Roger and Kay shared that vision; their dream was to create a magnificent Old World home that showcased the spectacular 180 degree view of water and golf course.Their efforts have given us 2789 Lawton Court in Saint James Plantation.As with any dream, it takes time and careful nurturing involving only the finest artisans and craft people to produce a magnificent result. It took more than a year of planning and one and a half years in the making to complete the building. This exceptional one-of-a-kind home features not only beautiful craftsmanship and design but also offers a serene location with 3,565 square feet of living space. It includes Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Keeping Room, Morning Room, Laundry Room, Office, Three bedrooms, Three Baths, Bonus Room, Screen Lanai, Patio, Oversized two car garage and separate workshop. Nestled at the end of a cul-de-sac, this house exudes beauty inside and out. Nothing and everything about this home is what one would expect in the heart of St. James Plantation where the amenities include 81 holes of championship golf, four clubhouses, three fitness centers, a Community Center, 13 tennis courts, a 16-acre park with lakefront amphitheater and pavilion, plus more than 36 miles of hiking and biking trails and 1,500 acres of preserved wetlands. And that is just the beginning. We invite you to preview this inspired home. Home Quality/Custom Architectural Features EXTERIOR The Old World style begins with the materials of authentic over-sized tumbled brick façade and stucco dormers. It has aluminum clad casement windows with transoms and all, including the French doors in the back, are hurricane grade. Three solid brass lanterns at front entrance and on the seven foot brick wing wall. Slate stone front porch and steps welcome you up to the entrance. The large Front doors and arched transom were custom built and are rich Honduras Mahogany with light distressing which has ROCKY MOUNTAIN solid bronze hardware. The roof Luxury 'Grand Manor' – warranted for life. There are two copper finials on roof peaks. Copper gutters and downspouts. This home is on a RAISED cement slab safe from water, bugs and critters. It has deeper than standard soffits with light and motion activated down lighting. Custom made redwood shutters flank the windows. Garage doors are finished with Old World style trim to match the house. Unique shutter hardware and garage door hardware was custom designed and fabricated by a black smith to complement the exterior. The Driveway was finished with hand-troweled Limestone Texture Top concrete. INTERIOR The harmony of colors and patterns that run throughout the home are a subtle compliment to all of the rooms. Stunning details include Arched doorways, all solid core interior doors, bull nose wall corner bead, large custom cut crown molding and two piece baseboard throughout, all closets have custom built wood shelving. There are 33 recessed lights throughout. Central air conditioning with dual-fuel Gas Furnace or Heat Pump for Main Living Space, separate Heat Pump and A/C for Bonus Room, walk-in Attic with dual electric exhaust fans. Oversized 2 car garage and a separate dedicated workshop. FOYER/LIVING ROOM/DINING ROOM You have just entered a home of superior appointments and craftsmanship. The spacious foyer with a nine foot wide MOORISH ARCH. Australian Cypress Wood floors throughout the home. The columns in this area have been glazed and have Corinthian capitals. Living Room has a 14ft trey ceiling with indirect lighting. 2ND AVE. Antonia crystal and bronze chandelier in the dining room. STUDY/OFFICE Double French doors with transom, coffered ceiling with stained beams and custom cut decorative crown, stained wood raised panel moulding and wainscoting and Bi-color Veneziano waxed faux wall finish. KITCHEN/KEEPING ROOM/MORNING ROOM Such magnificent rooms! Panoramic views of water and golf course. There is space for the cook, family and friends without anyone getting underfoot. Stained CYPRESS WOOD CEILING BEAMS in the Kitchen, Morning Room and Keeping Room. The kitchen is 19' x 20' with French Country Cabinets and two 5 foot Islands (all custom-built cherry furniture-style cabinetry with hand finished precision sanded glaze, light distressing, beaded inset doors) includes mantle and hearth with hand carved corbels above Cooktop, glass front china cabinet, plate rack, 2 spice rollouts, pots/pans drawers and more. One island with butcher block top, one with granite, granite counter tops, kitchen appliances (2 Fisher & Paykel dishwashers, 2 Dacor ovens, Dacor warming drawer, Dacor Ceramic 5 burner Cooktop, Sub Zero refrigerator), stone back splash. Above the Cooktop is a custom designed fruit and vegetable tile mural in Renaissance polychrome framed with rustic border, under counter lightning, two sinks (one porcelain Kohler farmhouse and one undermount stainless steel), and two garbage disposals. MASTER DRESSING ROOM Walk-in Master Dressing Room 170sf octagonal (turret) with custom wood built-ins, glass display doors, full length mirror and pocket door. It has it ALL!! MASTER BATH 5' x 5' x 9' frameless glass and marble tiled (including ceiling) custom shower, marble floor, custom built His and Her cherry vanities with granite countertops, seated makeup vanity extension, two mirrored linen closets, oversized air tub with cherry wood surround that matches the other custom cherry cabinetry and a crystal chandelier, fluted door casing trim with Fleur-de-lis rosettes that match Italian stone trim over tub, solar tube sky light, pocket door. GUEST BATH Guests will not want to leave this comfortable, naturally lighted room. The hand painted 4 foot ceiling dome senses movement and lights automatically. There is an oversized oval soaking tub (tub/sink/toilet are Black) and separate 5' x 5' shower, MAITLAND Iron Gate surround for shower and tub, solar tube sky light with internal light, porcelain tile shower, tub enclosure and floor, sink set in HABERSHAM Hampshire commode "cabinet" with custom finish, pocket door. LAUNDRY ROOM/MUD ROOM Large laundry room with custom built cherry cabinet with inset doors and a cherry laundry cabinet with slide-out caddy, custom built French Country laundry folding table, KOHLER Gilford Black wall-mount porcelain Farm house sink. BONUS AND BATH ROOMS Madrid Natural Cork flooring that is cushion soft, cuts down on noise and easy to clean. Bonus bath with Denise stacked stone wall, both have dedicated heat and air conditioning. OUTDOOR LIVING THE VIEW IS SPECTACULAR! The screen lanai has arched openings with hurricane proof screen. Hardware embedded inside Mediterranean round tapered columns make it nearly impossible to detect the screen between the columns. 12ft tongue and groove ceiling and porcelain tile flooring. The Custom made brick carving of dogwood branches, flowers and birds is an original one-of-a-kind, sculpted by an artist and embedded into the brick façade. The Patio is concrete with a hand troweled Limestone Texture Top finish. Wired water fountain on patio. Outdoor Kitchen with Dacor professional grade self cleaning gas grill, slate countertops and stainless steel sink.

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General Features

  • City Limits No
  • County Brunswick
  • Hoa Yes
  • Hoa Amenities Clubhouse, Fitness Center, Gated Community, Golf Course, Maint - Comm Areas, Master Insure, Mgmt Fee, Pool - Indoor, Restaurant, Security, Sidewalk, Street Lights, Tax Comm Areas, Tennis, Trails
  • Cobra Zone No
  • Hoa Annual Amt 830.00
  • Lot Acres 0.41
  • New Construction No
  • Full Bathrooms 2
  • Half Bathrooms 1
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 3,565
  • Subdivision St James
  • Waterfront Yes
  • Waterview Yes
  • Year Built 2002

Building Features

  • Flooring Cork, Tile, Wood
  • Foundation Raised Slab
  • Interior Features Ceiling - Vaulted
  • Porch Balcony Deck Covered, Patio, Screened
  • Roof Shingle
  • Attic Attic Fan,Floored - Partial,Walk-In
  • Construction Brick/Stone
  • Construction Type Stick Built
  • Cooling System Central
  • Exterior Finish Brick

Property Features

  • Lot Water Features Pond Front
  • Road Type Frontage Paved,Public (City/Cty/St)

Schools

  • Elementary School Virginia Williamson
  • Middle School South Brunswick
  • High School South Brunswick

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910-477-0388RE/MAX Southern Coast

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Price & Status History

Days on Market

  • This property has been listed on the market for 29 days
  • Average days-on-market for homes between $619,200 - $928,800 = 237 (in zip code 28461)

Location

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Bill Carmichael

910-477-0388RE/MAX Southern Coast

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Community Demographics for Zip Code 28461 (Southport)

Housing Occupancy
  • Home Owners: 6,704 (51%)
  • Renters: 1,762 (13%)
  • Vacant: 4,607 (35%)
  • Total Housing Units: 13,073
Households
  • Average Household Size: 2.2
  • Housing Density (People per square mile): 249
Age Range (number of people)
  • Age 0-14: 3,208
  • Age 15-24: 1,712
  • Age 25-39: 2,730
  • Age 40-59: 4,262
  • Age 60-79: 4,746
  • Age 80+: 2,220
  • Total: 18,878

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

School Information for 28461 (Southport)

Public Schools in Zip Code 28461 (Southport)

* This list of schools may not match the property above.

SOUTH BRUNSWICK HIGH 280 COUGAR DR BSL SOUTHPORT, NC 28461 Phone: 9108452204 9th-12th
Grade Size Distribution
  • 9th: 357
  • 10th: 269
  • 11th: 241
  • 12th: 228
School Population
  • Teachers: 79
  • Students per Teacher: 13.9
  • Students: 1095
  • Male/Female: 535/560
School District
  • BRUNSWICK COUNTY SCHOOLS
  • 35 REFERENDUM DR BOLIVIA, NC 28422
  • Phone: 9102532900
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 788
  • Students per Teacher: 15.2
  • Staff: 1647
  • Students: 11965
BRUNSWICK LEARNING CENTER 705 NORTH LORD ST SOUTHPORT, NC 28461 Phone: 9104570777 6th-12th
Grade Size Distribution
  • 6th: 2
  • 7th: 4
  • 8th: 90
  • 9th: 31
  • 10th: 15
  • 11th: 16
  • 12th: 7
School Population
  • Teachers: 21
  • Students per Teacher: 7.9
  • Students: 165
  • Male/Female: 109/56
School District
  • BRUNSWICK COUNTY SCHOOLS
  • 35 REFERENDUM DR BOLIVIA, NC 28422
  • Phone: 9102532900
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 788
  • Students per Teacher: 15.2
  • Staff: 1647
  • Students: 11965
SOUTH BRUNSWICK MIDDLE 100 COUGAR DR BSL SOUTHPORT, NC 28461 Phone: 9108452771 6th-8th
Grade Size Distribution
  • 6th: 295
  • 7th: 299
  • 8th: 255
School Population
  • Teachers: 50
  • Students per Teacher: 17.0
  • Students: 849
  • Male/Female: 440/409
School District
  • BRUNSWICK COUNTY SCHOOLS
  • 35 REFERENDUM DR BOLIVIA, NC 28422
  • Phone: 9102532900
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 788
  • Students per Teacher: 15.2
  • Staff: 1647
  • Students: 11965
SOUTHPORT ELEMENTARY 701 WEST 9TH ST SOUTHPORT, NC 28461 Phone: 9104576036 K-5th
Grade Size Distribution
  • Knd: 130
  • 1st: 114
  • 2nd: 123
  • 3rd: 104
  • 4th: 119
  • 5th: 118
School Population
  • Teachers: 42
  • Students per Teacher: 16.9
  • Students: 708
  • Male/Female: 361/347
School District
  • BRUNSWICK COUNTY SCHOOLS
  • 35 REFERENDUM DR BOLIVIA, NC 28422
  • Phone: 9102532900
District Population
  • Schools: 17
  • Full-Time Teachers: 788
  • Students per Teacher: 15.2
  • Staff: 1647
  • Students: 11965

Private Schools in Zip Code 28461 (Southport)

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APOSTOLIC CHRISTIAN ACADEMY W WeSt. St. PO Box 10507 Southport, NC 28461 Phone: 9104575845 K-11th
Grade Size Distribution
  • Knd: 1
  • 1st: 1
  • 2nd: 1
  • 3rd: 1
  • 4th: 3
  • 5th: 2
  • 6th: 1
  • 7th: 2
  • 8th: 3
  • 9th: 3
  • 10th: 1
  • 11th: 1
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 19
L & L MONTESSORI SCHOOL 5269 DOSHER CUT-OFF SE Southport, NC 28461 Phone: 9104547344 K-4th
Grade Size Distribution
  • Knd: 9
  • 1st: 4
  • 2nd: 4
  • 4th: 4
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 21
SOUTHPORT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL SOUTHPORT, NC 28461 Phone: 9104575060 PreK-5th
Grade Size Distribution
  • PreK: 16
  • Knd: 11
  • 1st: 11
  • 2nd: 9
  • 3rd: 12
  • 4th: 1
  • 5th: 9
School Population
  • Teachers: 0
  • Students per Teacher: N/A
  • Students: 69

* School data provided by US Department of Education


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