The keeper's cottage was moved to shore (without its lantern) to Rodanthe after this light was deactivated. It was used as a school for some time, and now serves as the Chicamacomico Community Center.
Height of Focal Plane: 35
Characteristic and Range: Fixed red; range 9 nautical miles
Description of Tower: White, square screwpile structure with a black lantern.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1866
Date Deactivated: ?
Optics: Fifth order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Community center.