Superbly designed ultra-luxury custom home being built by Schiano Development in beautiful St. James Plantation. This exquisitely crafted brand-new construction 3-bedroom, 4.5-bath estate is located on arguably the best street in St. James Plantation in the Reserve Neighborhood. Designed for quintessential indoor-outdoor living, with a covered rear porch that overlooks a Barrier-Reef fiberglass pool. The phenomenal outdoor bluestone patio with a custom outdoor firepit and built-in BBQ area is a true oasis. This shingle style masterpiece was designed with every detail considered for style and comfort with the finest finishes to optimize luxury including the incredible molding and outstanding wood finishes in every space that the Schiano name in known for. Stunning wide-plank French Oak hardwood floors throughout. The vaulted sunroom with shiplap and pine beams is accented by brilliant natural light that pours into the expansive living space. Entertain in the fabulous great room with five-piece coffered ceiling, and 48'' fireplace with built-in cabinetry and mini bar area. A sleek, open chef's kitchen with a work-of-art backsplash features quartz countertops with island, custom cabinetry and premium appliances. A beautiful dining space with paneled wall that overlooks the gorgeous backyard. The serene master suite features a spacious, sunny bedroom brightened by a bay window wall, a dressing room/walk-in closet, and a sleek, luxurious bath that likens an upscale spa. Other highlights include dual guest suites each with private baths, an executive office, and large bonus/media room or optional fourth bedroom. Highly desirable side load garage! Pella windows and exterior doors, with Trustile interior doors and Cypress tongue and groove porch ceilings. Rinnai hot water heater and 17 seer HVAC system, spray foam insulation and Zip system sheathing. Southport coastal living at its finest! Located near the St. James main gate with easy access for dining, shopping and water activities. Just a short distance from the Reserve Clubhouse with restaurant, wine tasting room and pro-shop. Also close to the Seaside Club, a four-million-dollar fitness center, with gorgeous resort-style pool, bar & grill, tennis and pickle ball. St. James is a waterfront community set on the Intracoastal Waterway, situated next to the historic fishing village of Southport and the beaches of Oak Island. The property includes 4 distinct clubhouses featuring fine dining, fitness centers, tennis, indoor and outdoor pools. St. James is a golfer's paradise with four golf courses. That's right, 81 holes of golf in your neighborhood! Nature lovers will enjoy the 36+ miles of biking and walking trails set against the coastal NC ponds and waterways. You can fish, boat, kayak to your hearts delight! St. James has a large full-service marina with 475 wet slips/dry stacks. After a day on the water, relax at the harbor and overlooking the boats and dine at the new Beacon 315 restaurant with Tiki Bar. Enjoy the private beach club at Oak Island reserved just for residents of St. James with spectacular views, seaside pool, showers, picnic area and private parking. There is so much to enjoy and explore in St. James Plantation. Start living the dream today!