Say hello to this well maintained 3 bedroom + FROG, 2 1/2 bath home, conveniently located between Castle Hayne and Rocky Point, offering a neighborhood setting in the country. Not subject to HOA dues, feel free to park your boat in the driveway and easily enjoy the nearby NE Cape Fear River. The NE Cape Fear public access in Castle Hayne is just a few miles down the road. Rock away on your covered front porch. The high ceilings in the foyer and great room as well as the gleaming wood floors welcome you as you enter the home. The propane fireplace is a nice touch for the few chilly nights here in coastal NC. The breakfast nook and open kitchen complete with plentiful cabinets, counter space and stainless appliances are perfect for meal prep and entertaining. There is even a formal dining room and powder room for all your larger gatherings. The first level primary bedroom offers a beautiful tray ceiling and ensuite bathroom – relax in the large garden tub! The second level offers two additional bedrooms and bath and a generous finished room over the garage with many possibilities for use. This property is over .60 acre and has a new, partially fenced back yard. It is complete with a deck and an extra concrete pad, a perfect space for gathering around a fire pit. Check out the awesome 12 x 24 storage building. It’s ideal for all your tools and toys in addition to the space offered by the 2-car garage, eave storage and attic space accessible by second level hallway pull-down stairs. The sellers recently encapsulated the crawl space and installed a dehumidifier, new insulation, and vapor barrier. A 1-year Choice Ultimate Home Warranty with HVAC coverage is also being offered to the buyer. Easy to view so don’t wait on this one!