Tonya L. Collins

Tonya L. Collins

Outer Banks Dreams Realty
Manteo, NC 27954

252-475-3516
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$599,000 For Sale

309 Budleigh Street
Manteo, NC 27954

1 bed, 1 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
1,785 sq ft - MLS# 105156
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Description

This is truly a rare and exciting opportunity to own a unique piece of history. One of only 3 public buildings constructed by the WPA(Works Project Administration) as part of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's “New Deal”, this special property is located on Historic Roanoke Island in the sweet Town of Manteo, NC. The building became Tudorized as the town sought to promote its English heritage and become a tourist destination. This property served as the Manteo Firehouse from 1941 until 1990 when the current Roanoke Island Fire Department was built in 1990. It has been privately owned since 1991. It boasts renovated and well-maintained living quarters on the top floor...a large open space that is a blank canvas awaiting a creative buyer who can reconfigure and design on an historic scale befitting the origins of this property. Perhaps a beach or artsy theme is desirable...the large workshop is a craftsman's dream and the HUGE garage bays make a statement of their own! Oh, the POSSIBILITIES!! Manteo is the county seat of Dare County. Each year an estimated 5 Million people visit the Outer Banks and flock to the Island to experience the North Carolina Aquarium, Fort Raleigh-birth place of Virginia Dare(first English born child), The Island Farm, The Pea Island Cookhouse Museum and Festival Park to learn about it's rich history. Downtown has plenty of restaurants serving local faire and ice cream and antique shops. Many people boat in and park at the doc for a day on the waterfront! Imagine the possibilities of owning such a unique property in Historic Downtown Manteo. It would make a great second or vacation home and it may be possible to finish the bottom level to make awesome additional living space. Would also make for great retail or restaurant space with loft living or as a trendy downtown brewery or distillery! We have some extremely talented and knowledgeable architects, interior designers and contractors on The Outer Banks of NC. Historic Roanoke island is an incredible place to live, work and play. Enjoy leisurely walks on quaint, tree-lined streets or take a bike ride along the Crepe Myrtle accented main corridor. Come for a visit and stay for a lifetime…Invest in a Way of Life!

Features

  • Air Conditioning: Heat Pump
  • Appliances: Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Stackable Washer/Dryer
  • Approx.lot Sqft: 7000
  • Area: Manteo-S. Of Airport Road
  • Baths: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Counter Tops: Laminate
  • County/Area: Dare County
  • Exterior: Block
  • Extras: Ceiling Fan(S), Smoke Detector(S)
  • Foundation: Slab
  • Full Baths: 1
  • Garage: 3 + Car
  • Half Baths: 1
  • Heating: Heat Pump
  • Interior Features: All Window Treatments
  • Listing Status: Active
  • Optional Rooms: Workshop
  • Parking: Off Street, Under, Unit Garage
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Roads: Paved, Public
  • Roof: Asphalt/Fiber Shingle
  • Sale/Rent: For Sale
  • Sewer/Septic: Municipal Sewer
  • Sq.Ft.: 1785
  • Style: Beach Box, Tudor, Historic
  • Sub Type: Single Family - Detached
  • Water: Municipal
  • Waterfront Location: None
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Zip Code: 27954
  • Zoning: B-1

Tonya L. Collins
Manteo, NC 27954
Phone: 252-475-3516
Email: info@obxdreams.com
"Realizing the American Dream one Home at a time!"
As a Full Service Broker my "Signature Promise" is to ensure a quality experience by providing an outstanding level of informed, professional real estate services to buyers and sellers throughout the entire Outer Banks. I promise unlimited hand-holding and ... A Lifetime Friendship!!

Testimonials

We have known Tonya Collins for over 10 years. She not only helped us in identifying the properties, conduct due diligence, represent us faithfully in negotiation and shepherding us through the transaction process, she also advises and helps us with the property management process.  She is always thoughtful, clear minded and provides valuable advices when needed. We have relied on Tonya as a continued source for information and consultation, and a go-to person for all things outer-banks related.  She is a real professional and a person of integrity Mingya Jiang
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