180 Whitehurst Rd. Smyrna, NC 28579


Waterfront home in the Down East area of the Crystal Coast. Spacious! Quiet! Private! Land and Sea at its best! Come experience this beautiful, high quality home on a large waterfront 1.21 acre lot!

Just east of historic Beaufort, NC in the small town of Smyrna and nestled amongst the marsh, waters and wildlife is a 2,780 square foot home designed and built for living the life on the coast.

High quality construction and spaciousness are the trademarks of this crafted home.

The kitchen, dining and living area is an expanse that flows from one to another. The exterior walls to the south are covered with large windows allowing great views of water and wildlife to be seen all of the time.

The kitchen has custom made cabinets with built in “lazy susan”, deep self-closing drawers and pull out tray shelves. The tile countertops are made of granite. The large kitchen island with beautiful wood top is custom made. Tile floors make for easy cleaning and of course no kitchen is complete without a nice sized pantry.

The formal dining area is situated perfectly within a concave of picture windows. This gives you a perfect view of the backyard, the water and boat dock and of course all of the wildlife. The prior owner called this home a “Bird lover’s Heaven”. This beautiful property is home to all such of waterfowl such as geese, ducks, herons, and egrets. In addition birds such as hummingbirds, sparrows, blue jays, cardinals are constant residents.

The living room has a featured fireplace. It is gas operated for your comfort and control.

Prime attributes and key features of the first floor include the master bedroom. The size of the room becomes immediately apparent. This master bedroom has 2 large closets (hers and his) and great water view of the creek and wildlife.  The size and space continues as you walk into the master bathroom.

In addition to the first floor master suite is the master office area. Big and spacious it too comes with its own large bathroom. The office even has its own closet space so this room could easily be used as a bedroom!

The first floor features a huge laundry and mud room. It is conveniently located between the master bathroom, side door, and main entrance and foyer. No dirty mud tracks in this house! Just come in and stop off at the mud room and put your dirty things in the laundry!

The kitchen, living room, dining area, all bathrooms, foyer, and laundry room are made of high quality tile making this coastal home a breeze to sweep and clean.

Walking up the wooden steps to the second level of this Down east home your attention can’t help but be captivated by the view it affords. Not only are you able to see a greater part of the downstairs living are but also through all of the picture style windows. Inside and outside seem to meld together!

The first living area upstairs you come to is the loft. This is perfect for a second living room, study and can be easily used as a sleeping are when more than expected guests show up.

Moving from the loft area you will find second and third bedrooms. The second bedroom has a large beautiful bay window with water views of the creek. This bedroom also has built-in book shelves. The third bedroom features a huge walk-in closet as well as two attic closets.

All bedrooms on both floors have plush carpet. The office room, staircase, second floor, foyers have natural oak hardwood floors.

But the highlights of this gorgeous residence haven’t finished yet! Moving outside this home is situated on a large 1.21 acre lot. It is located directly on the water and surrounded my marsh, woods and nature. The boat dock has its own powered boat lift. The dock also has a built on bench making it an ideal spot for bird watching, viewing sunrises or catching a glimpse at a mullet as it jumps out of the water.

If you are not familiar with the world class fishing along the Crystal Coast of North Carolina then you soon will be. The opportunity can be experienced right from your dock. Speckled trout, red drum, flounder, crabs, shrimp and more can all be caught without ever leaving home. (You might want to re-read that last sentence and let it sink in for a while!).

Boating access to the area fishing grounds, Shackleford Banks, Cape Lookout, Beaufort Inlet, Core Banks and even the Morehead City waterfront are all within grasp from this home!

But if you just want to stay home and relax there is a covered deck in the back of the house offering water views.

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