Welcome to River Island! An exclusive gated waterfront community with a private bridge and new 30 ft. boat dock and pier. This neighborhood is quaint and friendly with incredible live oaks, spanish moss, azaleas – truly an island paradise. This low country southern home has a grand two story living area with views of the marsh and the Cape Fear River. This home features a formal dining area, updated gourmet kitchen with a cozy breakfast spot, all with River views. Other features: rich hardwoods, quartz countertops, herringbone tile backsplash, stainless Bosch and KitchenAid appliances, plantation shutters, rocking chair front porch, deck and fire pit area. The main bedroom suite is downstairs with breathtaking views plus his and her walk in closets, dual vanities, soaking tub and walk in shower. Upstairs you will find 3 spacious bedrooms each with their own private bath plus an office space for working from home. There is a new community pier with a 30 ft. boat slip and 13k lb. boat lift just down from Snow’s Cut and the Intracoastal Waterway. This home is the best value in New Hanover County with water views and a boat slip! Location is close to area beaches, restaurants and shopping.