Assateague Beach Station House

Currently used as a(n) Does Not Survive

The Assateague Beach Station House was built in 1875 (at 1st site)

This 1874 Station House was designed by Francis W. Chandler


This station building's condition is NA

Station closed in 1922 at this site and moved to another location. Station site turned over to GSA in 1965 and transferred to the Fish and Wildlife Service in 1966 as part of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Station house does not survive. Station house was dismantled in 1950 and some of the lumber was used to build cottages on Piney Island in Chincoteague.


Assateague Island VA NA


Owner Information

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge (Owner of Station Site)
8231 Beach Road
P.O. Box 62
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336

(757) 336-6122

[email protected]

If you have questions, please contact:

John Schroer
Refuge Manager