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 The Annual Emerald Isle Homes Tour & Art Show

The 17th Annual Friends of the Western Carteret Library Homes Tour

and Art Show


The Friends of the Western Carteret Library hosted their annual Homes Tour and Art Show on Sat., May 3, 2014


Each property  on this year's Tour is quite unique, and hostesses will welcome visitors at each site. 


A Juried Art Show and Sale at Emerald Isle Town Hall Meeting Room


                    The Visitor Center is on Highway #58 at the foot of the bridge near Emerald Isle on the mainland side.



Thank you to our Sponsors

First Citizens Bank




 Savvy Homes Bogue Watch Realty 


This is a recently constructed model home in Bogue Watch development.

The  interiors were designed by celebrity designers.

.  The home features coffered ceilings, crown molding and hardwood plank flooring. 

Be sure to enjoy the many seashore-themed artifacts displayed throughout the house. Refreshments at Bogue Watch clubhouse.          




Coast Guard Rd

Designed by the owners, this four-bedroom home overlooks tranquil Bogue Sound.  Large windows, porches and decks afford constant views of the picturesque waterway.  Notable kitchen features include a coffered ceiling with recessed lighting, Brazilian teak floors and a walk-in pantry.  The home is equipped with a whole house sound system and theatre/rec room. A Jacuzzi tub makes the master bathroom special.                                                    




Emerald Dr

Two separate living areas make this home perfect for welcoming guests.  A suite on the lowest level features a sleeper sofa, kitchen and a rec room equipped with a theatre system. An elevator transports one to the main floors where you will find four bedrooms, a spacious living area and an extraordinary kitchen. The home has a lovely view of Bogue Sound as well as a pool.






Emerald Dr

This 8,500 square foot home combines traditional and contemporary styles.  The décor features antiques including a Queen Anne tavern table and a variety of clocks. Modern appliances control the amazing kitchen. With a view of the ocean from multiple decks, the house utilizes geo-thermal heating and is handicapped accessible.



Five :

Timber Trail


    Custom designed and built, this sound front house is home to a cook and a gardener. The main floor plan is open and flowing, featuring a large kitchen with a butcher-block work island, cherry cabinets, and a room-size walk-in pantry. Tucked behind the living room is a shared office / library. Highlights of the yard, designed by the owner and her landscape designer son, include salt-tolerant, windproof grasses, native plants and gardens.



Sandbur Dr. 

Without a doubt, you will be left in awe by Pelican Ridge, a true ocean-side beauty built in 2013.  The opulent, 3 -level home is packed with creative works representing a variety of art forms.  An open floor plan allows the “chef” to interact with guests while cooking. The kitchen houses rainforest green granite counters, sliding storage cabinets and many other conveniences and amenities. The elevator makes the home handicapped accessible. Be sure to note the statuary in the lovely gardens.  


Thank you to our Sponsors



First Citizens Bank














































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