Palmer’s Island


World class- Palmer’s Island is just south of the Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary Overlooking the Currituck Sound to the west and the Atlantic Ocean east, Palmer’s Island homes have unobstructed views of ocean and sound from wide parcels with no other property between.
Common land east and west of each property extends views and privacy and with the private road is maintained by an owners association.
Architect designed homes maximize the glorious, panoramic views.
Here owners enjoy wide beaches frequented by crabs and seabirds.
Privacy and seclusion are paramount.
A boat ramp on the Currituck Sound offers boating, kayaking and fishing opportunities. Tennis and racquetball can be pursued at the nearby Pine Island Racquet Club and the Sanderling Racquet and Swimming Club. (Private Swimming Pools are permitted.)
Golf is minutes away at The Currituck Club and there are nature trails running along the Sound and through the Audubon Sanctuary for running, walking or reflective strolling.
The ocean waves offer surfing and kitesurfing for the adventurous.
Property owners and their guests enjoy discrete and total privacy.
Palmer’s Island may be reached through landing by private plane at the Pine Island landing strip or Currituck County airport or by
private limousine from Norfolk Airport.
Not far away, the Sanderling Resort and Spa offers several restaurants, a spa, indoor pool and fitness club.
Duck Village is a 3-mile hike or bike ride. Enjoy the Fall Jazz Festival, Spring Wine Festival and the sound front boardwalk with boutiques, cafes, and restaurants.



In the far north of Duck and Dare County, NC , Palmer’s Island spans Ocean to Sound. Architect designed homes on large lots overlook common space, enjoying panoramic, unobstructed views of the Atlantic and the Currituck Sound. The 7,500 acres of the Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary lies beyond to the north-west.


Palmer’s Island sets out to be a very private enclave for summer living. reminiscent of the days when North Carolinian plantation owners brought their families to the Beach for the entire summer. The architectural design set out to fuse a coastal shingle style evoking the historic cottages of Nags Head and the shingle style of the north.


To maintain privacy and tranquility, the Palmer’s Island Homeowners Association oversees maintains of roads, landscaping and dunes. The community owns a well set up pier and boat dock on the Sound and there is a nature trail which runs through Palmer’s Island and into the Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary. While individual swimming pools are permitted, several owners prefer to enjoy membership in the Sanderling Racquet and Swimming Club with its large pools, tennis courts, and clubhouse. The nearby Sanderling Resort offers Spa and Restaurants.

Lifestyle at Palmer’s Island

Palmer’s Island, the Place – to keep fit … alongside nature Run the beach at low tide, jog for miles on nature trails, bike to Corolla Lighthouse and the historic Knight Hunt Club, Kayak through the channels of the Audubon Sanctuary or swim in the warm Gulfstream waters. Golf at The Currituck Club or tennis at Pine Island Racquet Center. Return for a personal massage at your HQ or try amenities at the Sanderling Spa. to gather and go …. with family and friends fun NC Aquarium, saltwater and fresh, Wright Brothers and First Flight Site, local vineyards and Duck Wine Festival. Local musicians and Fall Duck Jazz Festival, to do business …. Discrete, incisive. Adrenalin flows in this bare, spare ambiance by the sea! Let them come to you! Or, communicate globally by high-speed WiFi.

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