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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.

Areas in Lancaster: White Stone, Irvington, Kilmarnock, Upper Lancaster, Weems, Lively, Morattico, Ottoman, Merry Point

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

Pending

Devils Bottom Ranch

$144,500

Lancaster | Inland Ava Lewis, Agent

Devils Bottom Ranch has 3 bedrooms, 1 full and 2 half baths, covered deck, partial basement and attached garage. Needs updating but has great potential!

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Avis Trail Lot

$50,000

Lancaster | Inland, Land Virginia Stoughton, Agent

Avis Trail Lot is a gorgeous 7.7 acre lot with mature trees & a perfect spot for a four bedroom home of your dreams. Located in Lancaster County.

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Waverly Avenue Ranch

$359,900

Lancaster | Inland Diana Wolfson, Agent

Waverly Avenue Ranch is cool and sophisticated in-town living with fabulous renovations, three bedrooms, two and a half baths, and is located near the Chesapeake Boat Basin.

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