Have you been searching for a home in an amenity-filled, safe, convenient, family-friendly community? One visit to Wilmington, N.C.'s lovely Marsh Oaks, and your search may be over! 

As you drive into the development's stately main entrance, it will become immediately apparent that this is no ordinary neighborhood. Underground utilities allow for unobstructed views of rolling green lawns and attractive homes. Wide, sidewalk lined streets, beautifully landscaped common areas and deep lots give Marsh Oaks a fresh, cheerful feel. When the weather's nice, residents are out in full force, walking, biking, or gardening. 

It is not unusual for a home in Marsh Oaks to boast a rocking chair front porch, huge deck, patio and screened-in porch as well! Private, wooded backyards beckon residents to relax and stay a while. The large community pool area is the hands down favorite gathering spot, especially among the younger set. The Marsh Oaks clubhouse is also a year round hotspot for special activities and friendly gatherings. Of course the Cape Fear region's mild weather makes it easy to enjoy the Marsh Oaks tennis courts and playground year round.

Types of Homes for Sale in Marsh Oaks

Encompassing an ample 450 acres, there are a variety of homes to suit every taste and budget. Along with spacious coastal cottages, marsh view bungalows and creekfront villas, there are also patio and townhomes, which are very popular with young professionals and retirees! Some of the area's leading builders and designers have a number of fine examples of their work here, including, William Poole, Chris Spivey, Bill Clark, and Sean McDonough. There are still building sites available as well.

Benefits to Living in Marsh Oaks

Because it is located off Highway 17 north, Marsh Oaks is in an excellent school district and convenient to so much, including:

  • Mayfaire, The Forum, and Lumina Station
  • Harris Teeter, Food Lion, and a soon to open Wal-Mart
  • Lowes Home Improvement
  • Wilmington Health Associates, Medac Urgent Care and numerous doctor's offices
  • Boutiques, coffee shops, and some of the Port City's best restaurants
  • Wrightsville Beach and Topsail Island

If Marsh Oaks sounds like just what you've been dreaming of, one of our experienced agents will be happy to discuss your needs and show you a few of our listings.

If you're interested in Marsh Oaks, you might also be interested in real estate in Bayshore.

Current Properties for Sale in March Oaks in Wilmington

6 Beds 4 Baths 100392776 MLS
Priced to sell! This exquisitely maintained 6 year old home boasts 6 bedrooms in 3400 square feet of living space. It is situated on a spacious .43 acre lot surrounded on three sides by HOA Conservation areas making it a quiet retreat. Step inside and be greeted by the elegant first floor featuring gorgeous engineered hardwood flooring and crown molding throughout. The main level offers a large formal dining room with coffered ceilings and wainscoting; a gourmet kitchen complete with a gas range, stainless steel appliances, reverse osmosis, tile backsplash, and ample quartz counter space; a breakfast nook that leads to your screened in porch and a family room anchored by a gas-log fireplace. The open floor plan has bluetooth speakers to easily stream music. The master bedroom is conveniently located on the first floor and showcases tray ceilings, a very large custom walk-in closet, and an ensuite bathroom with dual vanities, tiled walk-in shower, and separate soaking tub. The mud room off the garage has a spacious drop zone for all your shoes and bags and a large mail station. The garage has a complete wall of metal lockable storage cabinets, toolbox and large work bench. Venture upstairs and you will discover five additional bedrooms (each with a large walk-in closet), two full bathrooms, den and second-floor spacious laundry room equipped with a long granite counter for folding with room for several laundry baskets underneath and upper cabinets for storage, making laundry tasks a breeze. Indulge in the tranquil outdoors with an EzBreeze screened-in 3 season porch. Step out onto the expansive private deck overlooking the backyard featuring a remarkable wired workshop/shed close to the water's edge, providing endless possibilities for use. The Marsh Oaks community offers an array of amenities to enhance your lifestyle including a pool, clubhouse, tennis/pickleball courts, and a playground.

557 Bayfield Drive, Wilmington

4 Beds 4 Baths 100382869 MLS
New Construction by Venture Homes Coastal Carolina, LLC. Outstanding quality throughout this 3-5 BR, 3.5 bath home in highly sought-after Marsh Oaks. This main living level features an open floorplan with a gourmet kitchen, oversized great room, master bedroom, laundry, and office. A custom elevator services all three floors and partial creek views are possible. The oversized kitchen island with eating area is the focal point of the fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances and large walk-in pantry. It overlooks the oversized great room/dining room which opens to the large, covered porch, all of which is perfect for entertaining. This home offers over 2900 square feet of indoor living and an additional 500+ square feet of covered porches, and a 2 plus car garage with almost 700 square feet of storage/workshop area. The Master Bedroom is on the main floor with double walk-in closets and the master bath boasts a tiled shower separated vanities, and an oversized soaking pedestal tub. The top floor offers 2 more bedrooms, both with their own bathroom plus a bunk room and large gathering room that is perfect for a home office or playroom or can be a 4th bedroom. Exterior features include Hardie board & batten siding, 30 year architectural shingles, professional landscaping and irrigation system. Features are subject to change based on availability. Allowance sheet for selections is available upon request.

917 Bayshore Drive, Wilmington

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