Is the Rodanthe house real?

The Inn at Rodanthe, as it was named in the 2008 movie based on Nicholas Spark’s popular novel, Nights in Rodanthe, starring Richard Gere and Diane Lane, is a beautifully-restored, single family home (not an actual Inn), located in the small Hatteras Island village of Rodanthe on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

What happened to the house in Nights in Rodanthe?

Back in January 2010, the house had to be moved from its vulnerable perch at the north end of Rodanthe, where every storm pounded the doorsteps. Expert House Movers of Virginia Beach set the house on the back of truck trailer and eased it down the road at a walking pace.

Where is the beach house in Nights in Rodanthe?

The “Nights in Rodanthe” house, the setting of the 2008 movie starring Richard Gere and Diane Lane, just went on sale for $1.25 million. The six-bedroom home sits on the oceanfront just off N.C. 12 in the village of Rodanthe.

Why did they move the Rodanthe house?

They translated their love for the movie into the purchase of the home from the former owners on January 4th. The Husses vowed not only to move the house from its location “in” the Ocean to another location in Rodanthe but also restore the home to its glory of the movie “Nights in Rodanthe.”

Can you visit the Rodanthe house?

The home is only one of several locations on the Outer Banks that were featured in the film. Travelers can visit Nights in Rodanthe locations along the Outer Banks or follow the coastal film trail all the way from the Outer Banks to Wilmington.

Are there wild horses in Rodanthe NC?

While the Corolla wild horses do roam free on the Outer Banks, the ones in the movie were imported. However, this particular stretch of beach is very real and very popular, thanks to its dynamic shore and natural beauty. Continue south on Highway 12 to two more film stops in Rodanthe.

Can you stay at the Rodanthe house?

Stay in the house featured in the movie “Nights in Rodanthe” While the novel is fiction, the romantic, relaxing vacation offered by the Inn is a reality. Travelers can visit Nights in Rodanthe locations along the Outer Banks or follow the coastal film trail all the way from the Outer Banks to Wilmington.

When was the Rodanthe house moved?

On January 18th at 11:00 a.m., Serendipity, the home featured in the 2008 movie “Nights in Rodanthe” made its move along NC Highway 12 to its new home, approximately 1/2 mile south on Beacon Street. The move took about 30 minutes, and the highway was blocked off to traffic going north and south.

Are there wild horses in Rodanthe?

Is Rodanthe beach open?

Because Rodanthe is part of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, all beaches in the community are open to the public. Multiple beach accesses are located at the end of oceanfront streets in town, and at community landmarks like the Rodanthe Pier.

How big is Shackleford?

approximately 8.5 miles long
The Shackleford Banks is part of three components of the 56-mile long Cape Lookout National Seashore, and is the southeastern most region of the National Park Service managed site. The primary island is approximately 8.5 miles long and is roughly a mile wide at its widest point, (depending on the tide.)

Where is the Outer Banks house?

Sarah Cameron’s family house is Lowndes Grove, a historic plantation mansion built in 1786. Located at 266 St Margaret St in Charleston, the stately home is nowadays used as a wedding and event venue. This fourteen acres property overlooking the Ashley River is situated near The Citadel and Hampton Park neighborhood.

Why was the Inn in nights in Rodanthe condemned?

Not only was it looking bare after the film crew left, it was declared a public nuisance and condemned. One local wrote to tell me that vandals had been breaking into it and stealing things.

Who are the residents of Rodanthe, North Carolina?

The residents of Rodanthe are governed by the Dare County Board of Commissioners. Rodanthe is part of District 4, along with Avon, Buxton, Frisco, Hatteras, Waves and Salvo . The Chicamacomico Life Saving Station and Oregon Inlet Station are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Where was the movie The inn at Rodanthe filmed?

In fiction. The movie was released on September 26, 2008. Several Rodanthe landmarks such as the Rodanthe Pier were used during filming. During film production, one of the rental houses, “Serendipity”, the northeastern-most house in Rodanthe, was transformed into the fictional “Inn at Rodanthe”.

When was the beach house in Rodanthe built?

When the beach house was built in the 1980s, it had 400 feet of beachfront, but rising waters were washing it away. The owners told the Island Free Press at the time that they had “everything tied up in this house,” and didn’t know what to do next. They had tried to sell it for a couple of years but no one was willing to take it on.