Quaint cottage with a wee bit of waterfront tucked at the back of this 4.62 acre lot with a canal that flows out to Ashley Cove, just off Fleets Bay and the iconic Chesapeake Bay.
This is a perfect spot for kayaks or canoes. The property has almost 3 acres of cleared land and almost 2 acres of wooded land. The cottage was renovated in 2010 with beautiful new kitchen cabinets and counters, new HVAC and an updated bath. Pretty hardwood floors accent the living room and bedrooms. The Ashley Cove cottage is close to the towns of White Stone, Kilmarnock and Irvington with lots of room to grow!
+/- 3 cleared acres
+/- 2 wooded acres
Canal to Ashley Cove
Electric water heater
Ranch style home
Brick & vinyl siding
Built in 1955
Renovated in 2010
968 sq. ft.
1 Full Bathroom
Lancaster County, founded in 1651, has 231 square miles, with 98 square miles of waterfront. The population is approximately 11,000 people. Lancaster County has fabulous small waterfront towns. Irvington’s population is about 670 people and is home to Carters Creek and the Tides Inn. Kilmarnock has a population of around 1,200 people and has great waterways, shops and is known as the Steptoe District with a Scottish flare. White Stone offer a variety of shopping and dining and has the Robert O. Norris bridge as the gateway to the lower Northern Neck.
There are many beautiful waterways in Lancaster County off the Chesapeake Bay, including Fleets Bay, the Rappahannock River and the Eastern and Western branches of the Corrotoman River. You will find deep anchorage with protected water and wide views on Indian Creek, Dymer Creek, Tabbs Creek, Antipoison Creek, Carters Creek, and many more.
The area is known for its shops, local seafood, restaurants, and plenty of activities for daytime and evening. Lancaster has a rich history, and its well-known residents included Mary Ball Washington, mother of George Washington. Great location, 1+hours to Richmond/Williamsburg/Newport News and 2+ hours to VA Beach/Northern Virginia/Charlottesville.
A great source of information can be found on Virginia’s River Realm. Make sure to join their newsletter to find out more events as they come around.
Bodies of Water: Chesapeake Bay, Fleets Bay, Rappahannock River, Eastern & Western Branch of the Corrotoman River, Indian Creek, Dymer Creek, Carters Creek, Tabbs Creek, Antipoison Creek