About Helms Port Homes for Sale
Helms Port is a large waterfront community that offers a clubhouse, resort style pool, private beach and a protected 75-slip marina. Located just off of Masonboro Loop Road, this gated new home community sits on one of the last large waterfront parcels in all of Wilmington, North Carolina. There are three distinct sections of Helms Port Homes for Sale: Saylor’s Haven, Kathyrn’s Retreat, and Parker Shores.
Saylor’s Haven is a Coastal Cottage community with prices starting around $400k. This section of Helms Port features quant coastal cottages, front porch living and cool and breezy exterior colors. The homes offer innovative use of space and charming details as well as floorplans that do well at letting the sunlight in. With professional lawn care and mature trees throughout, there will be plenty of curb-side appeal.
Kathryn’s Retreat offers Estate Homes priced from $500k. This section of Helms Port features a mix of luxury homes, pond views, mature pecan trees, and an inviting streetscape. Homes feature sweeping porches, sunrooms and spacious master suites. This community offers low maintenance living so you can fully enjoy all that Helms Port has to offer.
Parker Shores offers Custom Waterway Homes priced from $800k. This section of Helms Port offers many marina-front and ICWW front homes with a number of them boasting panoramic views of the Intracoastal Waterway. Set around the 75-slip marina, clubhouse and resort-style pool, Parker Shores is an opportunity to build your waterfront dream home.
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Dining and Shopping
Grocery shoppers can choose from the Harris Teeters at Long Leaf, two Lowe’s Foods, and a as well as a Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods that are only 10-15 minutes down the road. Home Depot, Lowe’s Home Improvement, and Wal-Mart are all located at Monkey Junction as well.
With Mayfaire, Lumina Station, and Wrightsville Beach so close, there are numerous nighttime options. Regal Cinemas offers a 16 theater complex including an IMAX theater, and Mayfaire host concerts throughout the summer which are free of charge, and located on one of their lawns.
Parks and Recreation
Helms Port offers beautiful homes for sale that are a short walk to the Intracoastal Waterway (ICWW). There is a private marina with day dock and private slips available for purchase. There is also a kayak and SUP storage, and the dock is equipped with handles to make entering and exiting kayak less of a challenge. The eastern boundary of Helms Port is where the clubhouse and community pool overlook the marina and views of the Intracoastal Waterway and Masonboro Island. It is perfect for kayaking, fishing, enjoying amazing sunrises. Helms Port centers around a beautiful man made pond and there are tons of mature trees including a Pecan Grove that the Emmert family planted generations ago. The Clubhouse is very nice and offers a commercial grade kitchen complete with hood and vent for catering large parties.
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