It is all about location and quality. That is what you get with this high end custom home by Whitney Blair on the 9th fairway of the MacKay course, located in the prestigious gated community of Thistle Downs. Thistle Golf Estates in Sunset Beach NC has been inspired by 200 years of Scottish history. This community has three 9 hole topnotch courses, plus a driving range, chip area, and putting range. Its club house is a mixture of Old World architecture and Scottish heritage and offers wonderful lounges, a pub, meeting rooms, and outside gathering places. The amenity center has a fitness center, outdoor pool, spa, steam room and outside kitchen. This meticulously maintained home offers excellent curb appeal with its detailed landscaped plan surrounding the home. To mention special items is a three stop elevator taking you from the garage to kitchen to second floor, granite chipped epoxy painted garage floor, built in book cases in office & great room, gas fireplace, sink in laundry room, a golf course facing sunroom for ”outdoor” living, & a superb kitchen/ dining area. The granite island is the centerpiece & has a frig drawer in addition storage drawers. Your eyes are drawn to the beautiful range hood & the custom cabinets…so much storage & granite counter space. The combo dining area offers a casual but formal look. and plenty of shelves to display your extra special collections. Master suite is on the first floor and overlooks the golf course. Second floor offers two full baths, one half bath, art room with sink, extra large room for flex activities & an exceptionally large walk in under the eaves storage area. But the showpiece of the second floor is the covered open outside deck to relax and view the most beautiful area of the ponds, course, and vegetation. All this located within easy distance to beautiful beaches of Ocean Isle and Sunset, fishing activities, continuous arts & craft events, restaurants, great shops & all types of fun & lifestyle.