8509 Ocean View Drive

Emerald Isle NC, 28594


We are pleased to offer Shell Seekers, an oceanfront, 8-bedroom single family pool home featuring six full baths & two half baths. You will find peace & tranquility on a pristine newly dunned lot conveniently located close to shopping & restaurants. The outdoor staircase leads to the entry foyer where you are immediately greeted with an expansive view of the ocean from the great room. The updated kitchen has newer appliances (including two refrigerators!), enabling you to host a houseful. Guests may dine indoors or out with abundant seating. The owner's ensuite offers a private deck to enjoy your coffee while watching the dolphins frolic in the ocean. Take the stairs to the top floor, offering more breath-taking ocean views from every bedroom. Two bedrooms feature private decks & ensuite baths. The third bedroom is adjacent to a full bath. The ground floor includes a full kitchen with standalone icemaker to cool the beverages you enjoy at the pool or hot tub just steps away. The four bedrooms on this floor include another king size master bedroom with an ensuite bath, pull-out sofa & private pool side deck. Two additional bedrooms share a Jack & Jill bath. A bunkroom rounds out the sleeping quarters on this floor. A convenient half bath off the media room provides easy access to the pool & dune top deck to view the legendary sunsets. Shell Seekers enjoys an excellent rental history with approx. $200,000 in 2021 reservations - while currently being offered just 28 weeks per year. The owner pays current flood insurance of $1,700 per year. The proposed revised flood map would return the property to an X-Zone, requiring no flood insurance. This property is offered fully turnkey. This property has enjoyed significant improvements since purchase in 2012:  Septic updated to 8-bedroom gravity system Three Bedrooms Added  2.5 Baths Added Carpet Replaced&# Three new hot water tanks in 2019, 2021 and 2021 Updated HVAC units in 2017 with one new and one updated unit in 2021 Water pressure booster pump added to supply even pressure to all floors at all times Newer appliances in both kitchens New washer and dryer in 2020 New pool heater in 2021 New hot tub in 2016 30 windows replaced ocean side All new exterior doors and sliders throughout New fans and lighting on the first floor living area and kitchen New deck on top floor Standalone ice maker Irrigation system


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site49


Bath(s) 8 Total
Water FrontYes
Property ViewYes

Additional Information

Ocean FrontYes
Ocean ViewYes
Water AccessYes
Bonus RoomNo
Boat SlipNo
Master DownNo
Finished Room Over GarageNo
Great RoomNo
Loading Form
Loading Form
Area Information
CityEmerald Isle
Zip Code28594
Community NameNot In Subdivision
Elementary SchoolWhite Oak
Middle SchoolBroad Creek
High SchoolCroatan
Listing VS Median (in Not In Subdivision)
low | high
100% of Average
low | high
100% of Average
$ / SqFt:
low | high
100% of Average
On Site:
low | high
100% of Average
Sourced by Back At You
Listing Updated: June 21, 2021 8:46:52 PM PDT
Teresa & Bucky Smith LogoMLS Number: 100269701
Listing Provided By:
Teresa & Bucky Smith  of  Bluewater Real Estate EI
Copyright 2021 NCRMLS. All rights reserved. North Carolina Regional Multiple Listing Service, (NCRMLS), provides content displayed here (“provided content”) on an “as is” basis and makes no representations or warranties regarding the provided content, including, but not limited to those of non-infringement, timeliness, accuracy, or completeness. Individuals and companies using information presented are responsible for verification and validation of information they utilize and present to their customers and clients. NCRMLS will not be liable for any damage or loss resulting from use of the provided content or the products available through Portals, IDX, VOW, and/or Syndication. Recipients of this information shall not resell, redistribute, reproduce, modify, or otherwise copy any portion thereof without the expressed written consent of NCRMLS.
`) }; }); } catch(e){ console.log('Custom Script JS Error:', e.message); } })();