Category Archives: Homestyle

History, Heartbreaks and Happiness

One house touches the lives of so many BY: KRIS BEASLEY Traveling through the streets of Southport, I often daydream about what it would be like to live in one of those old, historic homes. You know, the ones with


The Saxers ‘wished upon a starfish’ for the perfect coastal getaway, crafting a custom home on a five-acre plot All my life I have lived by the Atlantic Ocean. Many times I have crept past the undulating dunes to set myself in

History Well-Kept: The Parkhill House is ‘for sale’ at any reasonable offer, with one condition

There’s a trend on the social media sites of home and garden magazines: stories about buildings that are “for sale” at unbelievable prices. Country Living shared a story about a castle that was available for only one dollar, but had

Refined and Spacious

A home in Winding River Plantation is a great place for hosting guests and enjoying neighborhood amenities

Shaded Suites

While historic Southport’s array of ornate Victorian-era homes are to be admired, there are few houses in the downtown area that double as the perfect vacation home, or as a house that also offers space for loved ones to live

Waterfront Phoenix

After flames engulfed a Southport cottage, the chance to design a waterfront home on E. Bay St. became an opportunity for Bandera Architecture

Modern Comfort, Historic Allure

Inside the Bell-Clemmons House Bed and Breakfast

An Artful Abode

A local artist offers a look inside her latest art project, her home

The Model Ideal

In a quieter part of Southport, away from the thoroughfare of Howe Street, Turtlewood at Southport has been growing all summer long. Among homesites waiting to break ground, three adorable cottages in three different floor plans beckon newcomers to the

‘The House on the Bridge’

An exclusive look inside one of Oak Island's architectural wonders

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