305 S 3rd St Wilmington, NC 28401

Single Family Detached MLS #: 100031980 Listed By CENTURY 21 Sweyer & Associates


6 beds | 7 baths | 1 half baths | 9,790 sq ft
Estimated monthly payments: $7,650/mo.* (recalculate)
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Property Description

The Historic Murchison House is among the few Wilm jewels remaining downtown. This elegant 19th century southern mansion typifies an era gone-by. Truly transported in time as you enter this impeccably maintained showplace. Attention to historic detail by current loving owners is apparent as you walk into a central grand foyer. In traditional fashion of this era to the foyer's left & right is a north & south parlor flanked respectively by a library/billiard rm & formal dining rm. Completing the southern wing, the butler's pantry, lg kitchen, & laundry rm facilitate the bed&breakfast (permitted) or large family. To complete its grandeur this beauty boasts of 5 lg bed suites on 2nd floor & complete sizable apt on 3rd floor. Carriage house has 2 add'l apts. Almost 10,000SF w/ carriage house.


  • Basement: Crawl Space
  • Exterior Description: Brick
  • Fireplace Count: 3 Fireplaces
  • Heating Type: Forced Air
  • Lot Size: 0.51 Acres
  • Sewer: City
  • Style: Other Style

School Information

305 S 3rd St, Wilmington, NC 28401

Elementary School
Grades K-5 | Public School
Distance: 1.5 mi
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Middle School
Grades 6-8 | Public School
401 S 10TH ST
Distance: 0.5 mi
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High School
Grades 9-12 | Public School
Distance: 0.8 mi
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Other Nearby Schools Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
St. Mary Catholic School 0.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
St James Day School 0.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K
Ephesus Junior Academy 0.6 mi Private 7-8
Gregory Elementary 0.6 mi Public K-6
Douglass Academy 0.7 mi Public K-5
D.c. Virgo preparatory Academy 1.3 mi Public 6-8
Lake Forest Academy 1.5 mi Public K-8
Calvary Christian School 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-10
Sunset Park Elementary 1.7 mi Public K-5
Forest Hills Elementary 1.8 mi Public K-5
Wilmington Sda School 2.1 mi Private K-8
Rachel Freeman Elementary 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Belville Elementary 2.3 mi Public K-5
Pathways Mid. & Hgh. School 2.3 mi Private 5-12
Cape Fear Center For Inquiry 2.4 mi Public K-8
Mary S Mosley Performance Learning Center 2.7 mi Public 9-12
Edwin A Alderman Elementary 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
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Demographic Data

Wilmington, NC 28401

Median Age: 38.5
Married: 22.2%
Number of Households: 10,904
Households with Children: 2,178
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