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Monk’s Island: A Private NC Coastal Island to be Sold at Public Auction

The Western End of Historic Monk’s Island, located at the Shallotte Inlet between Holden Beach and Ocean Isle Beach, NC on the Intracoastal Waterway, will be sold at Public Auction. The auction firm of Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc. of Rockingham, NC, National Professional Real Estate Auctioneers has been chosen to conduct the auction.

The property features 5 developed estate tracts with septic systems in place, public water, cable, telephone and underground electricity. A private dock with private parking on the mainland and a private dock and heliport on the island are included.

With the elevation at approximately 29 feet above sea level, each tract offers spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, plus a northern and southern view of the coastline.

One tract will be sold to the highest bidder regardless of price. The auction will be held on June 20, 2009 at 1 p.m. at The Isles Restaurant on Ocean Isle Beach, NC.

Also featured in the auction will be 3 residential OCEANFRONT lots in West Ocean Palms on Ocean Isle Beach, NC and an Intracoastal water frontage lot with ocean view in Brantley Point.

Tom McInnis of Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc. states, “It is an honor for us to be offering one of North Carolina’s National Treasures. Monk’s Island represents the ultimate in a NC coastal retreat. We expect interest from local to world wide for this rare piece of NC coastal real estate.”

Additional information can be found at or by calling 800-997-2248.