Our 3000 sq ft home has 3 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, dining room, kitchen and entertainment room with a 65" TV, satelite reception (including TV-5), DVD Player, VCR and surround sound system. There is a washer, dryer and fireplace. The modern kitchen is fully equiped. Included in the home is a separate apartment & kitchen. The 1100 sq ft deck with pool overlooks our private 3 acre lake which has good fishing using our electric powered boat. Computer is available with High Speed Internet Service. A High Efficiency heat pump provides comfortable year-round heating and cooling. There is a 24' x 24' garage. Car exchange is available.
Located in the quiet coastal town of Hampstead, North Carolina 15 minutes North of the historic port city of Wilmington with its restaurants, shopping malls and the University of North Carolina - Wilmington. We are 15 minutes to Topsail Beach with its pristine beaches, boating and fishing. Hampstead is known as the 'Seafood Capital of North Carolina' because of the many local fishermen and the fresh seafood available. Oysters, clams, shrimp and fish are in abundance for reasonable prices There are 4 country clubs within 5 minutes offering golf, swimming and tennis. The local schools are highly rated for their academic excellence and host many exchange students from around the world. School sporting activities include tennis, golf, football, baseball, softball, and soccer. The Cherokee Indian Reservation can easily be reached by car.
We are a retired couple in our 60's and have traveled extensively around the world. I am a retired engineer having worked with gas turbine engines throughout my career. My wife is French and worked as a dental assistant for many years. We speak English, French and some Italian. We are both avid tennis players and would like to find a long term exchange (2 months or more) in the Bandol area.