The SpaceThe front porch has two rocking chairs flanking a small table, and a wrought-iron bistro set for enjoying the streetscape with your morning coffee.
The living room has a fireplace, C. R. Laine queen-size sofa sleeper with high-quality mattress, love seat, and 32-inch flat-screen television with DVD player, DVD library, and a Roku streaming media player with Netflix and other channels. The dining room features a vintage American Drew pedestal dining table, six chairs, and a Norwalk buffet. The kitchen has a full-size, side-by-side refrigerator with through-the-door ice and water, microwave, smooth-top range, and dishwasher, and is fully equipped with coffee maker, blender, toaster, cookware, and dinnerware. The laundry room has a full-size front-load washer and dryer.
The master bedroom features a romantic four-post queen bed with pillow-top mattress, Drexel lingerie chest, vintage nightstand, and ensuite bath, plus a separate exit to the fenced backyard. The middle bedroom features a pillow-top queen bed, and laminate-top maple dresser with mirror, chest, and nightstand. The front bedroom has its own exit to the driveway, along with a daybed with a pop-up trundle that can serve as a single bed, a pair of twins, or a king. It also features a stunning vintage French Provincial chest-on-chest and a vintage painted nightstand.
Enjoy the USS North Carolina battleship tours, Cape Fear Museum, Cape Fear Serpentarium, Railroad Museum, Bellamy Mansion, Riverwalk, Port City Java, Tidal Creek Cooperative Food Market, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, Antiques
Two large pet crates and fenced yard onsite. Your well-behaved, neutered, vaccinated companion animals are welcome, as are your well-behaved, supervised children of any age.
Note that the fireplace is decorative (non-working), and while the television has a DVD player and Netflix and other internet-based entertainment, it is not connected to cable or satellite television.
Please let me know if you have special needs, and I will try to accommodate (baby crib, high chair, etc.) 20% discount to active duty U.S. military and immediate family members of deployed military. Guest AccessThe entire property is for guest use. Interaction with GuestsI typically don't interact with guests personally. I do not stay at the property during the guest's stay. I do have a housekeeper who lives 8 houses away for any emergencies. The NeighborhoodTree-lined streets filled with huge oaks and magnolias. Sidewalks throughout neighborhood. Great neighbors who have been here many, many generations. Charming homes that take you back to yesteryear. A short walk to Wallace Park. Major revitalization due to the popularity of the area 1.8 miles to downtown, and 9 miles to Wrightsville Beach. Centrally located to lots of restaurants and Independence Mall. Located in the desirable, historic Ardmore neighborhood. Getting AroundPublic transit, off-street parking, two miles to airport, inexpensive taxis. Other Things to NoteThere is a high chair and stroller in the shed if you need them. There are also two beach cruiser bicycles for your use.