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Special for Dec. $498 Vs. $718 P/nt- 31% Off! 12 Bedrms. Oceanfrt. 2 Firepl's.

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Front of house faces the Intercoastal Waterway

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Last updated: 06/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The only 12 bedroom/12 bath oceanfront on the island.

This home gives the curb appearance of a large single family home while providing 5,345 square feet of side by side duplex. In the center, there is one white, sweeping, Cinderella staircase rising up to the front porch. Inside, there is a vestibule with entrance to each side. This is a wonderful home for family reunions and weddings.

The entire house has been professionally decorated and it is beautiful. The first floor has 8 bedrooms with 6 full baths, 2 laundry rooms and 2 outside showers. There are 4 queen size bedroom suites on this floor, two bedrooms with twin beds, and 2 bunk rooms that sleep 6 in each room. The second floor has 2 king master suites, with private balconies. Also, on the second floor are 2 living area great rooms, 2 fully equipped kitchens, 2 dining areas, 2 gas grills & 2 half baths. On the third floor are 2 penthouse suites with huge private balconies that over look the ocean.


The views are even more breath taking from the second floor. The great rooms, kitchens, and dining areas were designed with an open plan to maximize the views. Similarly, the corner fire places, each with a 45' flat screen TV above, is situated for viewing from anywhere in the kitchen or living area. The master king bedroom suites with custom bathroom and private balconies are on the second floor. 2 half bathrooms are also on this floor.

The third floor has the two penthouse suites with a queen size beds and full custom bathrooms. From your private balcony, you can see down the beach for miles, enjoy a fabulous sunrise or sunset, or watch the sailboats transiting the intracoastal waterway.

This is a fully equipped luxury property. Come stay with us and we know you shall come back again and again.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We will not rent to vacationing students or singles under 25 unless accompanied by an adult gaurdian or parent....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 12 Bedrooms, Sleeps 32

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    full bath + priv. balcony w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    full bath +priv. balcony w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    full bath +priv. balcony w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    full bath +priv. balcony w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    full bath +priv. balcony w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

    full bath + priv. balcony w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 1 queen

    full bath +deck w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 8: 1 queen

    full bath +deck w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 9: 2 double, 2 twin/ single

    bunk rm...moreless

  • Bedroom 10: 2 double, 2 twin/ single

    bunk rm...moreless

  • Bedroom 11: 2 twin/ single

    deck w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Bedroom 12: 2 twin/ single

    deck w/ 2chairs & table...moreless

  • Besides having great curb side appeal and architectural beauty, this is the only 12 bedroom house on the island. It is also the only house where all the bedrooms, because of unique side balconies and decks, have both an ocean view and an intracoastal waterway view. There is 2000 sq. ft. of furnished decks and balconies with fabulous water views. These private balconies also provide a great place for some quiet time. All the walls, ceilings, closets, and stairways are insulated to cut down on noise transference....moreless

Bathrooms: 12 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 6: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 7: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 8: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 9: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 10: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 11: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 12: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • All the bathrooms have custom tile, white marble sinks and vanities, and exhaust fans. 4 of the bathrooms(2nd & 3rd floors) have custom glass shower doors. All of the bathroom doors are solid wood to cut down on noise transference....moreless

Other Amenities

  • There are 2 dumb waiters at the garage level to carry groceries and luggage to the first and second floors. There are 2 oversized water heaters for all those showers. Each floor has its own thermostat cooling and heat control. There is a 4 car garage with automatic doors and plenty of room to store your bikes, motor cycles and other large items. There are a good supply of beach chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards, and kids beach toys....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    (8)...moreless

  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (8)...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 25 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    There are thermostats on each floor. There are overhead fans in each room....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    (2)...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Dialup Access
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Large 4 car garage, room to store bikes and other equipment....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    (2) Raised corner fireplaces have blower which heats the great room, kitchen, and dining areas very quickly....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    We provide you with beautiful linens - there is no extra charge to our guests....moreless

  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    There is a parking pad for 2 cars across the street....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    (2)...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Fully stocked for gourmet cooking....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    (2)...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker:

    (2)...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    (2) Each kitchen has 50' of granite countertops, a 6 chair coffee bar, 2 sinks w/disposals, 4 refridgerators, and outfitted for gourmet cooking and dining. The outdoor gas grill is right off the kitchen....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    (2)...moreless

  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    (2) Each kitchen has a 2nd refridgerator, primarily for all those beverages....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    (4) 4 out of the 12 bedrooms have a balcony. No other house has this feature which allows front bedrooms to have both an ocean view and an Intra Coastal Waterway view. They also provide a great getaway for some quiet time....moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    (3) The decks are extra deep and wrap around for large parties and getting out of the wind or sun. The large deck off the penthouse suite offers a great spot for gathering for a drink and watching the sunset....moreless

  • Gazebo:

    Although not covered, there is a neat sitting area on the walkover to the beach. A great spot for gathering in the evening to have a drink and enjoy some star and beach gazing....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall Fun
Sep 5 - Oct 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,390
Get Away
Oct 31 - Apr 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$718
$3,590
Price Break
Apr 30 - May 13, 2016
3 night min stay
$878
$4,390
Spring Fling
May 14 - May 20, 2016
7 night min stay

$5,990
Pre Summer
May 21 - Jun 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$6,590
Almost Summer
Jun 4 - Jun 10, 2016
7 night min stay

$7,990
Summer Fun
Jun 11 - Jun 17, 2016
7 night min stay

$9,990
Prime
Jun 18 - Aug 12, 2016
7 night min stay

$14,590
Post Summer
Aug 13 - Aug 19, 2016
7 night min stay

$6,990
Price Break
Aug 20 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$6,390
Price Break Too
Aug 27 - Sep 9, 2016
7 night min stay

$5,790
Fall Fun
Sep 10 - Oct 28, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,390
Get Away
Oct 29 - Apr 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$878
$3,590

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,200
  • Cleaning 8/13- 5/31 $500 + tax
  • Cleaning 6/1- 8/12 $580 + tax
  • Event Fee- weddings, etc $990 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

We do run specials, for 3 nights or more, during the non-summer months. Please check with us. We usually advertise the special rate in the headline.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 06/24/2015
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Location

Car: Recommended

You have the ocean and porpoises in your backyard and great views of the Intra Coastal Waterway from the front. Less than an eight minute walk from your front door are 2 lighted tennis courts, a basketball court, a volleyball court, horseshoe area, an enclosed children's playground, a lovely covered picnic area, and pier that takes you out on the intracoastal to watch all the boats going by or to try your luck at crabbing or fishing.

Bring your bike and travel for miles on the bike path that runs in front of the house.

For the golfer, there is a four Star Course that is a 6 minute drive from the house. There are four other courses in the area to explore.

Within a 15 minute walk, you can fish off the East Coasts longest fishing pier. There is a good little restaurant there as well. They will even cook your catch.

You can enjoy deep sea fishing on one of the local charter boats.

Drive to historic Wilmington and tour several of the beautiful plantation homes.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: We're Jim and Paulette McGrath. Jim was the builder and general contractor of our beautiful oceanfront duplex in 2007. Jim built it much stronger and insulated it much better, for sound reduction and climate extremes, then building codes required.

Why the Owner Chose North Topsail Beach:
Jim wanted an oceanfront house ever since he was 10 years old. That was when his parents rented a house on the beach facing the Atlantic Ocean in Long Beach, NY. He fell in love with the sounds of the shore break, the cool breezes, playing in the waves and building sand castles. About 13 years ago, Jim found Topsail Island. It wasn't as busy as Myrtle Beach or the Outer Banks. But, the quality of the uncrowded sandy beaches and caribbean-like, always changing ocean colors, caught his eye. Also, he liked that the climate was more moderate than the steamy more southern states and the average ocean temperatures were much warmer than the colder northern states. Thankfully, it is still the same today


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Photos

  • Front of house faces the Intercoastal Waterway

    Front of house faces the Intercoastal Waterway

  • Huge, fully furnished kitchen

    Huge, fully furnished kitchen

  • King master suite

    King master suite

  • Oceanfront third floor penthouse suite with private bath and balcony

    Oceanfront third floor penthouse suite with private bath and balcony

  • Bunk room sleeps 6. Beds are 6 feet 6 inches long

    Bunk room sleeps 6. Beds are 6 feet 6 inches long

  • View from the back deck. One of our guests competing with a local shrimp boat.

    View from the back deck. One of our guests competing with a local shrimp boat.

  • Living area on second floor

    Living area on second floor

  • Kingsize suite w/ TV/DVD. The balcony with ocean and sound views awaits you.

    Kingsize suite w/ TV/DVD. The balcony with ocean and sound views awaits you.

  • Queen suite with balcony

    Queen suite with balcony

  • Day bed w/ TV/VCR.  Converts to two single beds.

    Day bed w/ TV/VCR. Converts to two single beds.

  • Private beach. Taken from one of the many decks off most rooms.

    Private beach. Taken from one of the many decks off most rooms.

  • Beautiful sunrises, beautiful sunsets in your backyard.

    Beautiful sunrises, beautiful sunsets in your backyard.

  • Breath taking views of the ocean

    Breath taking views of the ocean

  • The elegance and comfort of this beautiful ocean front home.

    The elegance and comfort of this beautiful ocean front home.

  • First floor queen bedroom suite w/ private balcony

    First floor queen bedroom suite w/ private balcony

  • First floor oceanfront suite w/deck

    First floor oceanfront suite w/deck

  • Oceanfront day bed w/ TV/VCR & private porch

    Oceanfront day bed w/ TV/VCR & private porch

  • Oceanfront masterpiece

    Oceanfront masterpiece

  • Gourmet extra large kitchen with ample counter space.

    Gourmet extra large kitchen with ample counter space.

  • Penthouse suite w/TV/VCR. Private deck.  Best views for sunrise and sunsets.

    Penthouse suite w/TV/VCR. Private deck. Best views for sunrise and sunsets.

  • Oceanfront queen suite

    Oceanfront queen suite

  • Bunk room.  The bottom is a double. The top is a single.

    Bunk room. The bottom is a double. The top is a single.

  • Back view of house taken while at ocean edge

    Back view of house taken while at ocean edge

  • Your oceanfront masterpiece awaits you.

    Your oceanfront masterpiece awaits you.

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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 06/24/2015
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