Lovingly restored to perfection and tweaked for modern comfort, the Alex Moore house exudes history from 1906 and is quietly tucked away in Swansboro's downtown historic district. This home is refreshingly relaxing with its fresh, bright color palette and free flowing floor plan. This luxury retreat reflects a magical combination of architectural inspiration and Southern charm. Every detail was carefully selected and reflects the owners' commitment to sophisticated design and stylish craftsmanship, all while maintaining the value of unsurpassed enjoyment and leisure. It would be hard to overlook the delightful porches with waiting rockers, chairs, and swing that beckon every guest!
Upon arrival into the side entrance from the bricked courtyard, the vestibule opens into the breath-taking, top of the line gourmet kitchen. Replete with a full complement of Viking appliances, wine cooler, abundant peppery granite, and crisp white and glass cabinetry, the fully-stocked kitchen invites chefs and diners alike! This showplace kitchen is truly an attraction. Even a PB&J sandwich would feel like a delicacy if prepared here! A breakfast bar seats three and the kitchen transitions easily into the family room. Inviting seating surrounds the television and allows guests a great gathering place. A half-bath is conveniently located off of the family room.
The grand kitchen also spills into the formal dining room which faces the front of the home. Eight guests can comfortably dine in this exquisite room. A stately barn door can be closed to allow engaging conversation! Across the foyer, the gracious parlor boasts an ornamental fireplace, writing desk, and sofa. The front porch of the home invites guests for early morning and late afternoon pauses with rockers and porch swing.
Upstairs, guests will find this well appointed home continues to impress. The master bedroom is stately, luxurious, and tasteful. The timeless bed linens cover a queen bed; the private side balcony affords an additional respite. The opulent ensuite bathroom with soaking tub and vanity table is a true focal point as the splendor continues.
Down the hall, guests will find the remaining two bedrooms. The second guest bedroom is highlighted with a SleepNumber queen bed and the third bedroom is complemented with two twin beds and private balcony. These two bedrooms share a hallway bathroom with tub and shower combination~the subway tiled bathroom creates an delightfully clean look and feel.
The laundry and ironing center is easy to locate at the top of the stairs on the second floor, delicately concealed.
Guests will enjoy congregating around the large flat screen television/DVD player complete with cozy sectional sofa and recliner in the showstopping media room. The third full coordinated and distinctive bathroom is located off of the media room.
The bricked courtyard is surrounded by a garden of rose beds highlighting a serene water fountain. The driveway accommodates 2 guest mid-sized or 4 compact vehicles.
A very private pool area with full outdoor kitchen beckons for family gatherings on warm afternoons. The fully equipped kitchen is capped off with poolside chaise lounges and chairs. Float away your cares in the refreshing, inground pool surrounded by privacy fencing. It truly cannot get any better than that!
The Alex Moore House is minutes away from the friendly beaches of the Crystal Coast. Incredibly, you are only steps away from the small boutiques and favored local restaurants in downtown Swansboro. The rich history of the small town coupled with the natural beauty of Eastern North Carolina will make your vacation memorable. The graciously appointed, upscale, and superior accommodations provided by the Alex Moore House will make your vacation unforgettable!
Sunday to Sunday bookings only!
ABSOLUTELY NO PETS! NO SMOKING!
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