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Blowing Rock in Watauga County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Watauga Hotel Cottage

ca. 1888

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, August 28, 2016
1. Watauga Hotel Cottage Marker
Inscription. Originally constructed as one of several cottages located on the Watauga Hotel property, the building contained two small rental units. This structure is the last remaining example of the group of cottages. Acquired in 1939 by the town, the hotel property was transformed park.
In recognition of this historic property's significance. this marker is placed by The Blowing Rock Historical Society & The Blowing Rock Art and History Museum.
 
Erected by The Blowing Rock Historical Society & The Blowing Rock Art and History Museum.
 
Location. 36° 7.966′ N, 81° 40.706′ W. Marker is in Blowing Rock, North Carolina, in Watauga County. Marker is on Main Street (Business U.S. 321) south of Sunset Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is affixed to the cottage—present-day Blowing Rock 1888 Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1084 Main St, Blowing Rock, NC 28605, Blowing Rock NC 28605, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Boone Trail Marker (here, next to this marker); Stoneman's Raid (here, next to this marker); Carriage Roads (approx. mile
Watauga Hotel Cottage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 28, 2016
2. Watauga Hotel Cottage Marker
away); a different marker also named Carriage Roads (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Blowing Rock (approx. 1.4 miles away); Elliott Daingerfield (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Stoneman's Raid (approx. 2.3 miles away); Appalachian State University (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blowing Rock.
 
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Watauga Hotel Cottage image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, August 28, 2016
3. Watauga Hotel Cottage
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2017, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 24, 2017, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
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