Waterfront - Primary on Main
11520/11523 Council Ln Gulf Shores, AL
$ 735,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#317186
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBALDWIN
  • CityGulf Shores
  • AreaFort Morgan
  • NeighborhoodShellbanks
  • Zip36542
  • StyleCottage
  • Year Built1940
  • Taxes$ 1589
  • Price$ 735,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1488
  • Lot Size1 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
EXIT Realty Gulf Shores
Data Source:
Baldwin County MLS (BCAR)
Property Description

CHARMING COTTAGE and BARN with lots and lots of waterfront on both Bon Secour/Mobile Bay and Shell Banks Bayou. Bayfront lot PLUS house and barn across the street for a total of three lots sold together. 3/2 1488 sq ft Cottage and 720 sq ft barn front the bayou (lots 22 and 23) and separate vacant lot across the lane (1/2 lot 11 Hazel Council Lands - PPN 045503) has another 50' on the bay plus a pier. Home was just updated including new kitchen cabinets, stone counter tops, vinyl plank flooring, renovated bathroom, new living room furniture and more. Tucked back off Ft Morgan Road this charming old cottage sits on two large lots near the end of Council Lane, a quiet residential cul-de-sac just 8 miles from town. Its huge screened porch has a hanging bed and a beautiful view of the bayou through old oaks that shade both yard and house. Side and back yard are fenced. The huge barn is the perfect place for storage, a workshop, or guest area. Two piers, one on the bay and another on the bayou. Don't miss this one!

Elementary School High School
Orange Beach Elementary Orange Beach High School
Price History
7/16/2021 Listed $750,000
8/9/2021 2% - $735,000

General Features

Amenities Barn, Ceiling Fan(s), Partially Fenced, Porch-Screened, Split Bedroom Plan, Storage Building, Termite Contract
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Range-Electric, Refrigerator w/Ice Maker, Smoke Detector, Washer
Bathrooms 2
Class Residential-Single Family
Community Amenities None
Community Name Shellbanks
Construction / Foundation Slab, Wood Frame
Dining Room Level Main Level
Elementary School Orange Beach Elementary
Flood Zone AE
High School Orange Beach
Home Warranty 1
Kitchen Level Main Level
Listing Area Fort Morgan
Living Room Level Main Level
Ownership Type Whole/Full
Price Per Sq Ft 493.95
Property Status Active
Property Type Residential Detached
Roof Metal
Status Active
Structure Style Cottage
Subdivision AL
Utilities Grinder Pump, Baldwin EMC, Gulf Shores Utilities
View Other-See Remarks, Direct Bayou Front, Direct Bay-Across Rd

Interior Features

Bedroom 2 Dimensions 15x10
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 15x11
Dining Dimensions 15x11
Fireplace(s) 1
Floors Tile, Vinyl
Furnished Y/N Yes
Heat/Cooling One or More Window Units, Other Heat-See Remarks
Kitchen Dimensions 10x12
Living Room Dimensions 16x14
Master Bedroom Dimensions 10x12
Master Bedroom Level Main Level
Property Interior Stories 1
Total Bedrooms 3
Type Of Listing Exclusive Right to Sell

Exterior Features

Bedroom 2 Level Main Level
Bedroom 3 Level Main Level
# Lots 3
Boat Facilities None
Body of Water Bon Secour Bay
Exterior Finish Wood
Lot Description 1-3 acres, Irregular-See Remarks, Pier, Some Trees, Water View, Waterfront
Lot Size 200x270 irregular
Lot Size Area 1
Lot/block/unit 22-23
Multiple Lots 1
Waterfront Property Other-See Remarks


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 36542

AVG $690K
AVG $1,526
AVG 162
Year Built
AVG 2002

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