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The North Carolina Coast Sights

The Whalehead Club

  • 1100 Club Rd., off Rte. 12 Map It
  • Corolla
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Updated 10/22/2014

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This 21,000-square-foot monument to gracious living was built in the 1920s as the private residence of a northern couple attracted by the area's reputation for waterfowl hunting (the home was given its current name by the second owner). After having been abandoned, sold, and vandalized, restoration was completed by a team of specialists in 2002. Inside, the ornamental art nouveau structure, a floral motif is evident in Tiffany lamps with flower detailing and mahogany woodwork

carved with water lilies. The home is on 39 waterfront acres inside Currituck Heritage Park, and is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places,

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Currituck Heritage Park, 1100 Club Rd., off Rte. 12, Corolla, North Carolina, 27927, United States

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  • $15
  • Mon–Sat. 11–4

Updated 10/22/2014


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