Clarke's Beach - Newfoundland and Labrador

Route 70
Coordinates: 47.552° N, 53.2861° W

The municipality of Clarke's Beach is located between North River and South River in Conception Bay North. Due to the area's scenic beauty and tranquility, the Clarke's Beach, North River, South River area has been the home of a number of well known Newfoundland artists, and is a favourite place for retirement.

The town of Clarke's Beach has a well kept Municipal Park with a small beach for outdoor swimming.

The town has a Registered Heritage Structure - Winter Home. Although it is not open for public display, it has an interesting history.

Winter Home was the residence of Henry William Winter who was a furniture maker. His styles are unique, since they contain a great deal of ornamentation. His original workshop was located on the main highway in Clarke's Beach across the street from his home. To advertise his business, Henry Winter placed a chair on the roof overlooking the road.

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