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One of most charming waterfront estates on the outer banks with 350 ft of water frontage. Located on 5.3 acres of a manicured maritime forrest filled with wildlife, ancient live oaks, majestic pines, colorful dogwood trees, hickory, bayberry and holly trees. The landscaping is amazing fill with multi-seasonal blooming camellias, confederate jasmine, azaleas, and fruit trees. Wind down the private 500 ft tree lined drive and arrive at this gorgeous 3 bedroom soundfront retreat. Showcasing 270 degrees of Albemarle Sound, Roanoke Island and amazing outer banks sunset views! Located on locally known "Raptor Point" on Big Colington Island...just two residences shared on the peninsula...Bird watchers paradise...ospreys, bald eagles, red headed wood peckers, pelicans, doves and dozens of other birds are seen daily!...So beautifully natural and feels far from civilization yet still eight minutes to the Atlantic Ocean, restaurants and shopping! Interior features include; gourmet kitchen and pantry extension with hard to find river wash granite! Dramatic 17 window wall overlooking the sound oasis...Solid oak plank flooring...private library and formal dining area!... Spacious master suite on the first floor with sprawling water views, spa like bath with whirlpool tub! Bright and airy feel...the top floor has two comfortable sized bedrooms...one with private sound balcony, loft, and exquisite bathroom! Current owners added another bedroom (although septic is only for 3 bedrooms). Should be able to easily upgrade septic to make 4 bedrooms. Bonus screened porch off the kitchen...potential conversion to living area. Professionally painted interior walls!...Newer Trane gas pack heat pump system! Exterior Features includes easy maintenance vinyl siding, the most relaxing front porch overlooking the flowering bushes and maritime forest! Multiple seating and picnic area throughout the estate!....Octagon shaped sitting area at the end of the 200 ft pier with steps to the water!...Ideal for sunset/bird watching and kayaking!...Three different bulkhead systems...traditional, heavy rock and marine retention cloth....and again a sprawling 350 ft of private water frontage... lastly sundeck for the ultimate outdoor entertaining. Property is zoned R-B2 so conditional uses are unlimited with potential to subdivide. House had NO WATER during hurricane Mathew or Irene.