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Since before the Civil War, the Murray House has been a part of eastern North Carolina’s landscape. It is perhaps the finest example of high-style Greek revival architecture in Duplin County, an area distinctive for its wealth of mid-nineteenth century Greek revival buildings. It is this grand architecture nestled in a quiet, rural setting, which inspired Lynn and Joe Davis to begin a country inn in 1994.

Today the Murray House Country Inn offers 13 guest rooms and suites as well as facilities for small meetings and weddings. All of the guest rooms have private baths, most with Jacuzzi tubs, desks, wireless internet access, TVs, swimming pool making it a popular destination for the discriminating business traveler and those seeking a romantic getaway.

A formal boxwood garden comprised of over 400 boxwoods connects the original antebellum home to the carriage house built in 1997 and houses 6  guest rooms. Perennials,  annuals, and bulbs planted in the English cottage style surround the walkways and patios.

The Blount House, built in 1850, was moved to the Murray House and renovated in 2003. There are three great rooms, each with private baths, in this historic building.

Come and relax in this quiet country setting and experience Southern hospitality at its finest!