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Southern Shores NC

This ocean to sound residential town is made up of around _ year round residents.  If there’s one thing you want to do after living a lot of time in the surrounding cities typically to the North, that would definitely include the idea to move to a laid back community of Southern Shores.  This is an ideal location, close to shopping, businesses and recreation.  If you do need to get off the beach, you are just a short distance to the Wright Bridge, which can take you inland to Currituck or Norfolk and Hampton Roads area of Virginia.  Within a little over an hour, you can hop a flight to wherever you like in Norfolk (ORF) and many residents prefer to live here and travel for their work.  If you are interested in having that type of livestyle and you enjoy beaches and nature, then Southern Shores NC is the perfect place for you!

What makes Southern Shores so distinct?

Right off the bat, you have to note that there are 4 miles of sandy beaches that you can enjoy in the town. The local Southern Shores Civic Association maintains over 70 access points in this town for use by the residents and SSCA members from the Sound to the Ocean.  To the west or Interior you have miles of canals and sound front for cruising, watersports, (wakeboarding, skiing & tubing), fishing, crabbing or just relaxing.  That means you have much to do as you explore the town and make the most of what it has to offer.  You are connected to nature, and you are situated in the rich maritime forests, in a quiet neighborhood feeling.  There are many property options in both homes for sale and vacant land for sale.  This is the place where locals like to live and vacationers and guests love to visit.  Many visitors decide to make Southern Shores NC their home when looking for a change of pace, second home or as their retirement home.

And that’s why moving to Southern Shores NC can be so amazing. There are many luxurious Southern Shores homes available for sale or for rent.  Whether you are looking to buy a vacation home or a vacation rental home,  the region is highly sought after and Yes, who wouldn’t like to live in an ocean to sound, quiet, natural beach community?  While Southern Shores if not for everyone,  it is a great place to own real estate with the low property taxes, minimal crime rate, consistent increase in property values and a very active community.  

Thankfully, the town of Southern Shores NC has many unique homes for sale from the coastal cottages, contemporary, classic, ranch, reverse floor plans, so it’s a very good idea to have Winston and Whitney to help you in finding the perfect fit for you.  The have after all been here in real estate since 1997. The zip code of 27949 includes all Southern Shores NC, Kitty Hawk NC, Duck NC, and while they share the same zip code they offer different living experiences.  You will find that compared to other beach and coastal towns and communities up and down the east coast, the outer banks of North Carolina and Southern Shores NC offers a unique experience.  It is also very affordable,  with home prices that are quite affordable. Even if you want a luxurious home, you won’t pay a huge amount of money for it.

Short history

Master Arthur Barlowe and Captain Philip Adamas visited the region where you can find Southern Shores in July 1584. They found the region that became Southern Shores during the 1940s-1960s. In fact, Frank Stick had the idea to create a premier seaside community in this region. He actually got a property in the Southern Shores and soon started to invest in and was instrumental in develop the area, with the help of Kitty Hawk Land Company.

Activities and interest points

Southern Shores is a great residential town, and the fact that it does come with a multitude of incredible benefits, plus, there many nice activities here.  Surfing, Boating, Fishing, shelling, yoga, biking, running with many paths and access points it is just a great place to get outdoors.  There are also multiple restaurants, cafés and diners here and nearby.

If you want to find a waterfront, ocean front, canal front,  property in Southern Shores NC, then you should consider clicking on the link below to all the property listings for sale in Southern Shores.

Southern Shores Property for sale

Don’t hesitate and invest into a Southern Shores property right now. Check out listings and get the best homes for sale and land for sale at affordable prices. You will be quite impressed with the results you will get in the end!

Newest Southern Shores Real Estate Listings

4 Beds 4 Baths
This well-maintained 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom home is situated on a large private lot near a peaceful cul-de-sac in the heart of Southern Shores. It offers both tranquility and convenience to the beach and the Village of Duck. Upon arriving, you'll be greeted by an inviting natural landscape with gorgeous live oaks, and a 2-car garage to pull right into, perfect for those rainy days. There is elevator access from the garage providing easy access to the first level of the home, ensuring comfort and accessibility for everyone. There are numerous spacious decks around the home including a screened porch; ideal for enjoying the beautiful weather and entertaining guests in any weather. Inside, you'll find a functional open floor plan with wooden cathedral ceilings, skylights, and large windows providing an abundance of natural light. The gas fireplace adds warmth and charm to the living area. The kitchen is equipped with Corian countertops providing ample space for meal preparation and a wet bar faces the dining room overlooking the backyard. This house features two primary suites, each with their own walk-in closet and private bathrooms. With four total bedrooms, there is plenty of space for family and guests. With the addition of a brand new 2024 fortified roof, you can take comfort that will last for years to come. You can't beat the location just steps away from a crosswalk on NC 12 that will take you directly to the beach access at the end of Tenth Ave. This home was thoroughly checked out prior to listing by a home inspector and a pest inspector; both reports and repair invoices are on file. This property offers a perfect opportunity to enjoy as a primary residence, second home, or rental property. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to own a beautiful home in a prime location.

37 Tenth Avenue, Southern Shores

Listing courtesy of Century 21 Nachman Realty.

4 Beds 3 Baths
Don’t miss this exceptionally clean and private home in Chicahauk! Surrounded by common area and ancient oaks, this home has an incredible, large, elevated lot and is very close to the beach! Tucked away in one of the most peaceful places on the Outer Banks, it has never been rented! There is plenty of room for a huge pool and expansion of the home. All of the bedrooms are large and easily fit king beds. Decks on both levels and a covered porch are perfect for enjoying the fresh air. The open concept great room is spacious with cathedral ceilings and plenty of space for everyone to enjoy time together. Chicahauk has large home sites, nature trails and sidewalks in all directions. Just to the south, take the sidewalk to Skyline Road and the beach access there, or you can walk to the north and take the sidewalk by the turtle pond to the 60A Ocean Blvd access. The main Chicahauk access has plenty of parking with lifeguard and seasonal facilities. A playground, field, pavilion and tennis courts are about 1 mile away using the walking trail through the wooded common area and along the canal. You can also enjoy all of the Southern Shores amenities including privately accessed beaches, the marinas, the sound front beach and parks. With less than a 1 mile walk you can access 12 restaurants, a coffeeshop, cookie store, grocery stores and more! The sellers purchased this last year and made the improvements to make it perfect for their family. They replaced the flooring, removed the popcorn ceilings, added new mattresses, sofas and new paint throughout. They received a promotion and are moving so they wont be able to use the house as planned. Its ready for you with new bikes, boogie boards, and even a fire pit! The furniture does convey, but the staging and décor items do not.

48 Spindrift Trail, Southern Shores

Listing courtesy of Carolina Designs Realty.

3 Beds 4 Baths
Be the first to see this Spectacular Waterfront Custom Built home in the sought after Chicahauk Subdivision of Southern Shores. This home includes impressive architectural features; extensive moldings; natural lighting; wrap front porch; gorgeous hardwood flooring; rear decking and patio; huge screened-in porch with dining area; lovely outdoor spaces, along with beautiful views of the water. Enjoy boating and paddle boarding right off your very own dock! This quality built construction was completed in 2014, by Albemarle Contractors Inc., Joe & Lori McGraw. The First Floor Features include: A Family room; dining room; office; kitchen; large pantry; primary bedroom with gorgeous bath and two closets/organizers; powder room; laundry room; and full bath off the screened porch just right for beachgoers and sports-enthusiasts who like to clean up, prior to coming inside. Second Floor Features: Two generously sized bedrooms – with large closets/organizers. A Full Bath with double sink vanity, shower and linen closet. A HUGE Bonus Room with counter top; beverage refrigerator; PLUS a separate room - currently used as an office with pocket door; plus two large closets; humidity controlled attic spaces and eaves storage. The TWO CAR (extra depth) GARAGE and a WORKSHOP has built-in closets and shelving for storage. The Bulkhead and Dock are equipped with electricity and water – also lighted stairs and lighted pilings. Six zone irrigation system. All of these awesome amenities are on a beautifully landscaped, wooded, .76 acre lot in a tranquil traffic-free area. The Chicahauk Subdivision has tennis courts, playgrounds, walking trails, social events, private beach access and more! The Town of Southern Shores has excellent schools. Offers a series of canals leading to the Currituck Sound. Join the Voluntary Civic Association. Your membership provides access to numerous private beaches around town. Two Marina’s w/boat slips for rent and boat launch areas; playgrounds; fields; tennis; (pickleball coming) socials; and many other wonderful events to meet new neighbor’s and friends. This home is within .7 miles to beach access; has a straight shot to the Southern Shores Shopping Center: Home Depot, Walmart, 2 Grocery Stores, CVS, Restaurants and so much more! With so many special details inside and out, you will love touring this beautiful home and want to make it your own… Call for a private showing today!

54 Trinitie Trail, Southern Shores

Listing courtesy of Beach Realty & Construction - Kh North.

4 Beds 3 Baths
Welcome to your dream home! This stunning ranch-style house offers a perfect blend of luxury, comfort, and accessibility. With 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms, this spacious residence is tailor-made for your family's needs. What sets this home apart is its thoughtful design, ensuring everyone can enjoy its beauty and functionality, as it is fully handicap accessible. Situated on a prime half acre lot with 100 feet of canal waterfront, this property is a water enthusiast's paradise. The private boat dock and boat lift provide easy access to the water for boating adventures. The backyard is a true oasis, featuring a large cement pool surrounded by a paved pool deck patio—ideal for entertaining or simply unwinding in the sun. The expansive back deck leads to an open-sky outdoor shower, allowing you to indulge in the ultimate relaxation experience. Imagine hosting gatherings with friends and family, enjoying the warmth of the fire pit, cooking dinner in the pizza oven, or soaking in the 4-person hot tub under the stars. The fully fenced-in backyard ensures privacy and security, with a convenient storage shed for all your outdoor equipment. Inside, the house boasts a spacious open concept, connecting the living room, kitchen, and sunroom. The abundance of natural light throughout the day enhances the inviting atmosphere, creating a bright and airy living space. The primary bedroom is a retreat of its own, offering a sense of grandeur with its enormous size and deep walk-in closet. The en suite bathroom features a large double vanity and ample space for relaxation in the shower tub under skylight. Additional features include an attached two-car garage, perfect for both vehicles and as a workshop space. A new fortified roof, installed in 2022, ensures durability and peace of mind. The entire exterior has just been freshly painted, complementing the interior, which received a fresh coat within the last year. Don't miss the opportunity to make this house your home—a perfect combination of accessible living, waterfront bliss, and entertaining paradise. Schedule a viewing today and step into the lifestyle you've always dreamed of!

48 Duck Woods Drive, Southern Shores

Listing courtesy of Rog Obx, Inc.

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