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Welcome to Buxton, NC - Your Slice of Paradise on the Outer Banks

Nestled along the pristine shores of North Carolina's Outer Banks, Buxton is a coastal gem that offers a unique blend of natural beauty, coastal charm, and endless recreational opportunities. Whether you're searching for your dream beachfront property, a cozy cottage, or a charming seaside escape, Buxton has it all. Explore our real estate listings and discover your perfect piece of paradise in this idyllic coastal town.

Buxton's Coastal Beauty

Buxton boasts some of the most stunning coastal landscapes on the Outer Banks. From the moment you arrive, you'll be captivated by miles of unspoiled sandy beaches, rolling sand dunes, and the tranquil waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Picture-perfect sunsets over the sound side add to the area's natural beauty, making it a photographer's paradise.

Endless Recreational Opportunities

For outdoor enthusiasts, Buxton offers an array of recreational activities. Surfing, kiteboarding, and fishing are popular pastimes, thanks to the area's consistent wind and waves. Explore the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, where you can hike through maritime forests, spot diverse wildlife, and enjoy a multitude of water sports. With easy access to the Pamlico Sound and Atlantic Ocean, Buxton is a water lover's dream.

Cultural Richness

Buxton's rich history and unique culture add depth to its coastal charm. Visit the iconic Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, a testament to the area's maritime heritage, or explore the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum to learn about the many shipwrecks that occurred off these treacherous shores. The vibrant arts scene and local festivals offer a taste of the community's creativity and hospitality.

Real Estate Opportunities

Buxton's real estate options are as diverse as the town itself. Whether you're looking for a beachfront estate, a cozy cottage, or a spacious family home, you'll find a wide range of properties to suit your needs. Explore homes with breathtaking ocean views, soundfront properties with private docks, and charming beach bungalows for a laid-back coastal lifestyle.

Invest in Buxton, NC

Investing in Buxton real estate means owning a piece of a coastal paradise. With its natural beauty, recreational opportunities, and unique culture, Buxton is not only a fantastic place to call home but also a smart investment opportunity. Discover your dream property today and start living the Outer Banks lifestyle you've always dreamed of.

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Ready to make Buxton your new home or vacation getaway? Our experienced real estate professionals are here to assist you every step of the way. Contact us today to explore our listings and turn your Outer Banks dreams into reality. Don't miss out on the opportunity to own a piece of Buxton's coastal paradise.


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Newest Buxton Properties for Sale

3 Beds 2 Baths
Discover a unique semi-oceanfront gem in the heart of Buxton, NC. This one-of-a-kind beach cottage, originally built in 1956, combines timeless charm with modern comforts, offering breathtaking ocean views and an eclectic artistic flair. Step into a home filled with distinctive touches. A brick wood-burning fireplace, framed by the beach backdrop and adorned with conch shells, creates a cozy focal point. Wood shutters accentuate arched ocean-facing windows, while wood ceilings and a chandelier add a touch of elegance. Rustic wood floors run throughout, enhancing the home's unique character. The just updated kitchen boasts quartz countertops, a Cle tile backsplash, and a sleek retro refrigerator. In recent years, major updates include new pilings, a new roof, updated insulation, electrical, and plumbing systems, new decks and stairs with stainless steel fasteners, an outdoor shower, washer and dryer, and an outdoor HVAC unit. Upon entering, you are greeted by a charming, airy, and eclectic interior. To the left is the newly renovated kitchen; to the right, a dining area framed by an ocean-facing arch window. The living room, at the heart of the home, is balanced by the brick wood-burning fireplace, providing a cozy and inviting atmosphere. Off the living room is a king-sized bedroom and a shared full bathroom. On the other side of the home you will find a second full bathroom, a bedroom with two twin beds, and access to a half bathroom and laundry room with a full-sized stackable washer and dryer. A newly added third sleeping space off the twin bedroom features shiplap walls and ceiling, a bright retreat with a separate entrance leading to the carport and the outdoor shower – perfect for rinsing off after a day at the beach. Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of Buxton beaches right outside your door. Visit the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse on the National Seashore, take a beach ride out to Cape Point, or spend a day on the sound at Canadian Hole. The sellers successfully rented through the peak seasons of 2022 and 2023, making this a great investment opportunity or second home. Experience the unique blend of old-world charm and modern convenience in this eclectic beach cottage. Schedule a viewing today and see why this Buxton home is truly one of a kind.

46006 Cottage Avenue, Buxton

Listing courtesy of Midgett Realty - Rodanthe.

3 Beds 2 Baths
Welcome to Questover! This exceptional 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom semi-oceanfront home that offers a serene retreat with sweeping ocean views from its two spacious decks. Experience elevated living with a layout that includes a top-floor living room featuring a cathedral ceiling and panoramic views, a roomy screened porch next to the kitchen, and spacious bedrooms perfect for unwinding after a day at the beach. Recent renovations and upgrades ensure comfort and efficiency, including most windows replaced, comprehensive updates to the HVAC system, and new siding on the front and sides of the house. The outdoor space has been enhanced with new decking, rails, and back steps. Adding to the home’s appeal and resilience is a brand new fortified roof, providing peace of mind. Step outside your door to the soft sands where surf fishing awaits, offering the perfect opportunity to catch fresh seafood right from your doorstep. Adventure seekers will appreciate the close proximity to Canadian Hole, a renowned spot for kiteboarding enthusiasts. Positioned near the Fessenden Center’s amenities, including a skate park and playground, and within walking or biking distance to charming local shops and restaurants, Questover ensures a vibrant community atmosphere. Explore the rich offerings of Buxton, from indulging in delicious ice cream and dining at local restaurants to visiting the historic lighthouse and enjoying an arcade. With everything so accessible, each day promises new discoveries and pleasures. Whether you're looking for a permanent residence or an investment opportunity with almost $50K in rental history 2023, Questover combines lifestyle and investment in one package. Discover your beachside haven at Questover, where every detail is crafted for enjoyment and comfort.

46007 Cottage Avenue, Buxton

Listing courtesy of Midgett Realty - Rodanthe.

4 Beds 4 Baths
Discover the allure of coastal living in this meticulously maintained 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom semi-oceanfront home, ideally positioned just a stone's throw away from the tranquil beaches of Buxton, NC. Named "Sanderling," this residence blends timeless charm with substantial modern upgrades, offering a perfect retreat or full-time residence. Luxurious updates include new Luxury Vinyl Plank (LVP) flooring throughout the entire home and a fully renovated kitchen featuring sleek quartz countertops, completed in 2020. The interior hosts four well-appointed bedrooms on the first level, including a with a private sitting area and an en-suite bathroom. Three of the bathrooms in the home have been thoughtfully updated. The main living area on the upper level boasts an open floor plan with extensive counter space in the kitchen, a cozy snack and game nook, and a separate laundry area with a new hot water heater installed in 2024. Outdoors, the property features a large sundeck where you can enjoy stunning ocean sunrises or evening views of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. A shaded lower deck provides a serene spot to enjoy the ocean breeze. An 8' by 13' outside storage room offers ample space for beach gear and sports equipment, ensuring everything you need is within easy reach. Embrace your seaside lifestyle; bring your beach towel and boogie board for sun-filled days on the nearby beach. Enjoy surf fishing right at your doorstep, bringing home the catch of the day for a delightful seafood dinner. For the adventure enthusiasts, Canadian Hole, known for its excellent kiteboarding conditions, is just a short drive away. Located just 30 feet from easy beach access, this home invites you to live out your beachfront dreams with minimal effort. Positioned near the Fessenden Center’s amenities, including a skate park and playground, and close to local shops and restaurants, the property ensures a vibrant community atmosphere and convenient living. Boasting a new roof installed in 2019 and a series of recent high-quality upgrades, Sanderling is an exceptional find, perfect for those seeking a beautifully updated home with easy access to the ocean.

46009 N Tower Circle Road, Buxton

Listing courtesy of Midgett Realty - Rodanthe.

3 Beds 2 Baths
Gorgeous Oceanfront home nestled along the shoreline with breathtaking views. This 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom haven is what beach vacation dreams are made of. As you step inside, you'll be greeted with vaulted ceiling, exposed wood beams and large windows and sliders that let in an abundance of natural light. The space offers an open living, dining and kitchen with views of the Atlantic from every angle. The kitchen has a large island with granite countertop and cooktop, Corian countertops and and coffee bar complete the rest of the space. Also on the first level is a washer and dryer, a full bath with a charming clawfoot tub and a comfortable sized Master bedroom with access to oceanfront deck. Walking up the open staircase you are brought to the second level with the home's second bathroom, a bunk room and a foyer for relaxing and watching the ocean. The upper level has a cozy loft used as a third bedroom. Every room in this home transports you right out onto the beach just steps from your door. Outside the home you will find a spacious sun deck complete with new hot tub and stunning views of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. On the ground level enjoy a custom fire pit perfect for summertime s'mores. Under the home is a large enclosed storage area, a generous outdoor shower and ample space for all your beach essentials. Don't miss your chance to make this one-of-a-kind beach house your own.

46285 Old Lighthouse Rd., Buxton

Listing courtesy of Nc 12 Realty.

3 Beds 3 Baths
Experience the ultimate in oceanfront living with this exquisite property in Buxton with unparalleled ocean views from every level. Upon entering, you'll find three tastefully decorated bedrooms on the first level. The king en suite bedroom opens to a deck with a relaxing swing, perfect for soaking in the ocean vistas. A queen bedroom and a bedroom with two single beds share a full bathroom. This level provides the comfort and privacy needed for restful nights. Upstairs, the open living, dining, and kitchen area is bathed in natural light from the surrounding windows, framing the stunning ocean views. Step out onto the sundeck to enjoy the sea breeze and watch your loved ones on the beach. This level also includes a half bathroom for added convenience. A few steps up from the living area, the cozy loft provides extra space to unwind, with a queen sleep sofa, and more incredible views of the ocean. This property has seen significant upgrades, including a fortified roof installed in 2023, a new HVAC system in 2019, refreshed decks in 2016, and updated windows, siding, and doors in 2020. These updates ensure the home is well-maintained, energy-efficient, and built to last. Mermaid's Rest isn't just a beautiful home; it's also a proven income generator, producing over $73,000 in rental income in 2023 and already securing $63,000 for 2024. This makes it an excellent investment opportunity, with a history of steady rental income. Beyond the property, Buxton offers a range of local attractions. You can enjoy delicious ice cream, dine at nearby restaurants, visit the historic lighthouse, and have fun at the arcade. With shops and other amenities within walking or biking distance, you'll always find something to do in the area. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of paradise in Buxton. Schedule a visit today and experience Mermaid's Rest for yourself. This oceanfront gem awaits you with breathtaking views, modern upgrades, and consistent rental income.

46002 Ocean Drive, Buxton

Listing courtesy of Midgett Realty - Rodanthe.

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