This iconic Beaufort home with distinguished Bahamian architectural features and classic details anchors the 200 block of Front Street. Included with the home is a guest cottage with first floor bedroom and sleeping and sitting areas on the second floor, beautifully landscaped front and back yards and a one car garage. The Nelson House c. 1790, has breathtaking views of Taylor's Creek and Beaufort Inlet. Sailboats are welcome with 4+ feet water depth off of the world class dock located across the street. Sit on one of the two 31'X10' porches to enjoy stunning sunrises, sunsets, and sailboats on their way in and out of the inlet. This historic home has been meticulously maintained and retains many of its original features from the 18th century. From the beautiful staircase to the original heart pine floors, it is truly a sight to behold! There are many modern conveniences as well, such as central heat and air, separate eating area in the kitchen, and tiled bathroom on the second floor. The yard is surrounded by an immaculate garden featuring climbing sweetheart roses, Jasmine, and shade from live oak trees. The side entrance through the gated trellis offers access to the guest cottage so guests may come and go as they please. It features a bedroom, bathroom, kitchenette, and lofted space for additional sleeping quarters. This home has a small basement testifying to the fact that it is on high ground. There is a one car garage where you can store all of your fishing gear. Plus you will also have a small shed in the back yard for additional storage. If southern charm is what you are looking for, make sure to see this incredible home!
East CarteretHigh School