This is the life! This meticulously maintained home sits on a tranquil lot featuring serene marsh views of Oak Island and a peaceful backyard stream. The floor plan incorporates three generously proportioned bedrooms and attached bathrooms, spacious walk-in closets, a lower level basement and garage, and a three-level elevator. As you walk in, you will be drawn to the grand two-story great room featuring an abundance of natural light and a layout designed for easy living and entertaining. The first floor features well-maintained hardwood floors, the den, laundry room, as well as a large guest suite with possibilities for a dual master. Experience comfort and warmth by the fireplace in the wintertime, and enjoy year-round relaxation in the three seasons sunroom featuring Eze-Breeze windows to create your own screened-in porch! Upstairs you will find the master suite complete with luxury vinyl flooring and an adjoining balcony overlooking the serene marsh views. Additional features include a large back deck with premier Trex composite decking, plentiful storage opportunities, security system, well-maintained hardwood floors, custom shelving, fiber cement HardiePlank siding, and quality Berber carpet. This home retains the value of peaceful living while being conveniently close to shops and dining in historic downtown Southport, and just a short drive away from bustling historic Wilmington and Myrtle Beach, SC. As a resident of the highly sought-after resort community of St. James, you will have access to world class amenities including over 35 miles of biking and walking trails, 81 holes of golf, marina, 4 clubhouses, indoor and outdoor pools, fitness centers, amphitheater, and much more. You will not want to miss this home! **This property is eligible for a Premier transferable Club Membership which means the buyer would pay only a $500 Application Fee for the transfer.