Inside White Point Lodge

7 04 2013

When I visited White Point Resort in November last year, it was a music week-end, so I couldn’t really get any photos inside.

Today we went back for a walk there and I had a look inside.

The fireplace is faced with White Point beach stone.

The building is a steel frame, but wooden posts and beams add detail.

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You can see how the wood just abuts the steel and the wooden pegs are decorative rather than structural.

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These moose antlers make an interesting chandelier in the dining room.

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I liked the use of these strips of pine to make internal dividing walls.

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There are some pieces of folk art, like this lobsterman, by Joe Winters. His ‘little people’ were destroyed when the old lodge burned down.

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Do you like this bird bath?

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Or this colourful chair?

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In the crow’s nest are some wonderful old photos of the resort in the 50’s.

I wish these  tuna were still around our shore.

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I think this little pier and swimming platform must be in one of the lakes and not the sea.

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Women in dresses for their archery lesson on the beach!

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You can look down into the bar and lounge from above. The sea is right outside those windows.L

There was a great smell of food, but it was too early for lunch and we had brought a picnic with us. On our next visit, we’ll sample the food.

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2 responses

7 04 2013
sybil

I still haven’t visited White Point Jackie. I better add it to my growing list. BTW I really like the antler light.

My chum Dalls, who has a food blog (and lives here in the Passage) did sample the food there on a recent visit. Here’s her post about it: http://www.eatrealberealns.com/2013/04/easter-weekend-at-white-point-beach.html

8 04 2013
jackiequeen

Thanks for the link to the Blog. It’s great! I’ll have to go back over her past ones, when I have time. It definitely persuaded me to eat there next time.

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