Corrotoman Cove is a fabulous custom home fronting on the Corrotoman River with quick Chesapeake Bay access. Secluded on over 7 acres, the property features beautifully landscaped grounds and a new pier with boat lift. With over 6000 square feet, there’s room for everyone with four bedrooms plus additional rooms that could be used for sleeping, five baths, a huge great room with fireplace, top-notch kitchen, and spacious waterside deck. Attention to detail is evident throughout, from the gleaming hardwood floors to the soaring windows overlooking the river. Many updates include a new roof in 2017, new heat pump, new bedroom carpet in 2015, and new Andersen sliding glass doors in the kitchen and master bath. The walk-out basement has a large rec room and full bath, plus two rooms that could be used for bedrooms, office, hobbies, or storage. Located in the quaint village of Weems, the property is just minutes from Kilmarnock.
Corrotoman River frontage
Composition shingle roof
4138 SF main floors
1598 SF finished basement
533 SF unfinished basement
Marble tile floor
Wall of windows
One on 1st floor
Two on 2nd floor (including Master)
One on 3rd floor
Five Full Baths
Two additional rooms
Double wall oven
Tankless water heater
2-zone air/heat pump
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.
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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