Maritime Drive in Surf City on Topsail Island offers and enchanting entry as one drives through an arbor of mature live oaks. This wonderful sound side property with sweeping views offers water access with a private beach access at the end of the street plus a floating day dock for launching your paddleboard, kayak or docking your boat just steps away. This home comes mostly furnished as it was a full time residence and not rented but could offer potential income if desired. Wonderful sound side water views overlook a protected park-like setting of cedars and marsh that offer spectacular sunset panoramas over the ICW. There is a narrow strip of subdivision common property along the water which ensures these views will never be obstructed. Covered parking with a dry weather entry offers optional entertaining space. There is a storage or workshop area on the ground floor as well. The open concept home provides access from the living and dining areas to a screened porch as well as covered decks to allow for entertaining or family gatherings. Gas logs in the living area adds ambiance and warmth for those cozy fall and winter evenings. There is an office area on the main floor if one desires to work from home. Also there is a second den area on the top floor loft area which could add overflow space for guests or a reading area away from the hustle bustle or just watch the world go by. It also opens to a deck for those sunset views over the water. The master en-suite with a walk-in closet also accesses the top deck with water views from both bedrooms on the top floor. This can serve as a full-time residence or a weekend vacation spot. Tucked away with protected views yet convenient to both the beach and backwaters. Come take a look to see for yourself.