Kay and Denard married while in college in 1963. After nearly a decade as students they reluctantly “had -to-go-to-work”. In 1969, they started a 30 year run in South Carolina with Kay in the medical ﬁeld and Denard in the business ﬁeld. A 1999 return to Carteret County ﬁnds them in a 22 year run in the Marina business at Portside Marina. With an eye for preserving historical places, Kay and Denard purchased 1100 Arendell in 2020 and began a two year process of rehabilitating a 110-year-old home.” “She has Great Bones”, was a frequent rallying cry as we faced one challenge after another.Read More
“It takes you back a step in time!”
Before “retiring” in 2021, Denard & Kay Harris purchased 1100 on ARENDELL in DOWNTOWN MOREHEAD CITY. With an eye for preserving historical place, they began a 2+year process of restoration of the 110-year-old home. She has “Great Bones” was a frequent battle cry as they rallied to overcome the challenges of restoration.
The result is an exquisitely restored, turn-of-the-century Victorian home, with beautiful, romantic gardens. The property is steeped in history, elegance, and Southern Charm. The enchanting home sparkles with its magniﬁcent Chandeliers, 10 ft. Ceilings, rare Tiger Oak Floors, and Mahogany Fireplace mantels. Updated bathrooms feature Carrara marble tile & meets today’s standards.Read More