Chowan County North Carolina (Historic Districts) has 6 places on the National Register of Historic Places including 1 place of National significance and 2 places of Statewide significance. Significant places include Edenton Historic District, Edenton Cotton Mill Historic District and Edenton Station, United States Fish and Fisheries Commission, Edenton Historic District (Boundary Increase II) and Edenton Historic District (Boundary Increase).
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Chowan County places including John Hawks, C.R. Makepeace, Public Works Administration, Commerce Dept. Bureau of Fisheries, George L. Borum, Badham, Hannibal,, Price, Joseph, et al., Frank Fred Muth, John Tyler Page and WPA. Prominent architectural styles found in Chowan Country are Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival and Greek Revival.