Breathtaking, expansive, sweeping water views only begin to describe this magnificent unique deep waterfront home in Washington Acres. Nestled high atop almost a full acre surrounded on three sides by water you will find this custom home built for enjoying life on the water. Whether watching waterfowl and dolphins, enjoying boating life on the ICWW, or simply relaxing by the pool is on your list of lifestyle requirements you need look no further. This home, originally built for and occupied by a photographer for National Geographic maximizes views from all directions. The waterfront estate includes a coveted covered boat lift, & boat slip to accommodate a 30-foot boat, & two additional floating docks. The boat dock is tucked safely around the corner into the deep water canal for protection and ease of access. Should you need o take your boat out of the water this home has deeded access to the boat ramp in Washington Acres! This home features two bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms on the main living floor and a huge loft and full bathroom upstairs that has been used as a third bedroom. The great room, when you can divert your eyes from the water views includes a dual-sided fireplace open to the kitchen. On the kitchen side of the fireplace, there is also a built-in wood-fired pizza oven. The flooring in the kitchen is made of historic brick used in the old Wilmington rail system. The over-sized garage has been converted to an enclosed room with glass doors leading directly to the pool perfectly meshing outdoor space with indoor living. There is built-in air conditioning as well as a second fireplace in this room which creates a fabulous gathering space for wet feet in the summer, and cozy fireside evenings in the winter. The original steel A-Frame home has been enlarged making this home more suitable for today’s lifestyle and entertaining outside. This home defines one of a kind waterfront living. The pool is closed & covered. Photos are renderings only.