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The Whalehead Club

Susan Joy Davis

The Whalehead Club

reflections of Currituck heritage

by Susan Joy Davis

  • 349 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Donning Co. Publishers in Virginia Beach .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Corolla (N.C.),
  • Currituck Sound (N.C.),
  • North Carolina,
  • Corolla.
    • Subjects:
    • Whalehead Club (Corolla, N.C.),
    • Historic buildings -- North Carolina -- Corolla.,
    • Corolla (N.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.,
    • Corolla (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Corolla (N.C.) -- Biography.,
    • Currituck Sound (N.C.) -- History, Local.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p.146-153).

      Statementby Susan Joy Davis.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF264.C75 D388 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. :
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3296072M
      ISBN 101578642876
      LC Control Number2004019478
      OCLC/WorldCa56368549

      Things To Do In Corolla, NC. Known for its gorgeous beaches and picture-perfect historical attractions, Corolla has grown remarkably over the past 20 years to become a major destination for guests seeking outstanding vacation homes.. From a wide range of local restaurants and shops to treasured sites like the Currituck Beach Light, the Whalehead Club, and Historic . Murder at Whalehead is the ultimate beach read. On the northern Outer Banks looms an old hunting lodge known as the Whalehead Club. During the roaring twenties Edward and Marie Knight entertained guests at this isolated Mansion by the Sea. Now it has become one of North Carolina's most popular tourist attractions.

        It was later opened to the public in A short walk away from the Whalehead Club you will find Island Book Store and a few places for a drink and a bite to eat. Standing tall nearby is the majestic Currituck Beach Lighthouse, completed in The structure stands at feet at the top of the roof and is open to the public for. The Whalehead Club:: A Legacy Preserved by Mollie Isaacs. Donning Company Publishers, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read .

        Chateau Du Soleil - J is an Outer Banks Semi-Oceanfront vacation rental in Whalehead Corolla NC that features 11 bedrooms and 11 Full 2 Half bathrooms. This rental has a private pool, an elevator, and a pool table among many other amenities. Click here for more. The Whistling Oyster is a Corolla vacation rental. This OBX Private Home features Oceanside views, bedrooms, and baths. Play a game of pool or head outback to take a dip in the private pool or hot tub. Take a trip and visit area attractions including the Whalehead Club, Currituck Beach Lighthouse, Center for Wildlife Education, Corolla Village and the Corolla Wild .


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The Whalehead Club: Reflections Of Currituck Heritage [Davis, Susan Joy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Whalehead Club: Reflections Of Currituck HeritageAuthor: Susan Joy Davis. Whalehead Club is the premier Wedding Venue in Corolla NC. Outer Banks Wedding Venues are few and far between but the Whalehead Club is a brides favorite.

With beautiful sunsets and wide open spaces your photographer will make your day that much more special. The Whalehead Club book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). Step off the beach and step back in time. Set on 39 pristine acres along the Currituck Sound in Historic Corolla, the Whalehead is a beautifully restored s-era Art Nouveau-style mansion listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

With its bold yellow paint, copper roof, and mahogany doors, the Whalehead invites you to Read More Whalehead in Historic Corolla». The Historic Whalehead Club is a lasquare-foot (2, m 2) home located on a remote tract facing the Currituck Sound in North Carolina, United States.

The structure was designed by owners Edward Collings Jr. and Marie Louise Label Knight and contracted by Daniel Peckham between and Formerly the Whalehead Club, Whalehead in Historic Corolla invites visitors to experience its intriguing past and hear its fascinating story.

Whalehead is an architectural treasure that exudes history while delving into the s lifestyle of its matriarch and patriarch, Edward Collins Knight Jr.

and his wife, Marie Louise Lebel Bonat Knight. The Whalehead Club sat empty in Corolla, and Knight’s two granddaughters who had inherited it upon his death had no interest in maintaining the property, so it was placed on the market and purchased in by a Washington, D.C.-based businessman named Ray Adams.

Because there was virtually no demand for such an enormous and extravagant. The Ghost Tour of Whalehead in historic Corolla was a lot of fun. The tour guide provided a lot of historical information and you could imagine what it was like in years past. Our family really enjoye /5(). The Whalehead Club and Currituck Heritage Park.

In only a few minutes, guests can stroll along the Resort’s trails to visit the beautiful Currituck Heritage Park. Among the attractions within the Park is the Currituck Beach Lighthouse, built inthe Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education and a Maritime Museum.

You're also nearby to historic Corolla attractions such as the Whalehead Club residence and Currituck Beach Lighthouse. A stay with your family and friends at Whalehead in the beautiful Corolla area will make wonderful memories for years to come.

**Private unheated pools will open on April 16th and close on October 1st. Whalehead in Historic Corolla, Corolla, North Carolina. 29, likes talking about this 19, were here.

Whalehead, the restored historic house with stories to tell. Come explore our. Several reminiscences cover the Whalehead Club (at pp. ), which is still a local landmark. Austin also touches on supernatural topics such as spectral ships (at p. 10), trickster tales showling how locals avoided Union soldiers (at p.

17) or the draft (at p. 25), and reports of strange submarines on local beaches (see p. 24).Reviews: 1. Finally, ina businessman named Ray Adams from Washington, D.C., bought the house and nearly 2, acres for a mere $25, He renamed it the Whalehead Club.

Adams, too, was quite the entertainer and sportsman with wide-eyed visions of making Whalehead a year-round tourist destination. He even built a landing strip by the water’s edge.

The Whalehead Club is a Historical Point of Interest in OBX. Originally built in the ’s, the premier club, the Whalehead Club in Corolla, sits on 39 acres along the Currituck Sound.

The Art Nouveau styling accentuates the horizon in a memorable fashion you’ll relish. 22 reviews of Whalehead In Historic Corolla "Bottom Line: A very interesting museum house that showcases the history and culture of Currituck and s America but interruptions distracted from the overall experience.

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The Original Whalehead Club Boat House. The Whalehead Club, original boat house and pedestrian foot bridge are all listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The Whalehead Club and adjoining 40 acres of land, including the boat house and pedestrian foot bridge, were purchased by Currituck County in October, Located in Whalehead Beach close to must-see attractions including the Whalehead Club, Currituck Beach Lighthouse, Center for Wildlife Education, Corolla Village and the Corolla Wild Horses.

Close to bicycle trails, shopping, children’ activities, groceries, and world class eateries. The Whalehead Club.

Septem The small village of Corolla is nestled amongst remote beaches and acres of national wildlife refuges. As the area has experienced increasing growth throughout the years, some structures remain as monuments of the Outer Banks of the past. It’s clear why the Whalehead Club has become an integral part of the Outer Banks and a staple attraction for vacationers.

You’re transported back to a time of lavishness and luxury, as if stepping into the pages of The Great Gatsby, all while enjoying the natural beauty of the property.

Whalehead avera visitors annually, offering a variety of tours and. You're also nearby to historic Corolla attractions such as the Whalehead Club residence and Currituck Beach Lighthouse. A stay with your family and friends at Whalehead in the beautiful Corolla area will make wonderful memories for years to come!

**Private unheated pools will open on April 16th and close on October 1st.Contact Us. Corolla Classic Vacations Austin Street. Suite A. Corolla, NC Phone: Fax: The Whalehead Club remained largely untouched after ARC left, a slowly decaying magnificent artifact of a different era.

In Currituck County purchased the Whalehead Club and 35 surrounding acres at a bank auction and began the process of restoring the property. By the restoration was complete. Visiting the Whalehead Club.