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
Carter Creek, Lancaster | Waterfront, Land Andrea Holt, Agent
Breezy Point Lot has fabulous wide views on Carter's Creek in White Stone. Beautiful level home site on desired Jack's Cove. Elevated lot with views across the creek and a gentle slope to the water.
Lancaster | Inland Bobby Wheeler, Agent
Wildflower Lane Cottage is the perfect starter home with lots of potential, offering 3 bedrooms,1 full bath and more than 2.7 acres close to Corrotoman Plaza & 20 minutes from Kilmarnock.
Lancaster | Inland Ava Lewis, Agent
Contemporary Farmhouse in Weems is a Classic farmhouse with an exquisitely remodeled interior. Nice flow, updated kitchen, 3-sided fireplace in living area, first floor master bedroom plus two bedrooms upstairs, two bonus rooms.
Corrotoman River, Lancaster | Waterfront Margaret Curtis, Agent
Rio Vista Condo is an Upgraded condo with expanded kitchen, renovated baths, waterside deck, fireplace and enhanced windows in living room. The only available unit in this unique community.
Lancaster | Inland Maria Whitehead, Agent
Mary Ball Road Commercial Building is an Excellent business opportunity with frontage on Rt. 3 between White Stone and Kilmarnock. Ideal commercial location with high traffic count (7800 daily per VDOT).
Lancaster | Inland Dori McEathron, Agent
Woodys Lane Ranch is a well maintained, one story home in a private area near Taylors Creek. The kitchen has been updated and the interior newly painted. The exterior includes a fenced yard, deck and storage shed.
Corrotoman River, Lancaster | Waterfront Rhonda Wells, Agent
Emlaw Lane Cottage is a cute waterfront cottage on the Corrotoman River with views to the Rappahannock. Partially renovated & being sold "as is". Offered below assessed value!
Lancaster | Inland David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents
Windmill Point Ranch is a great home in the town of White Stone that would make a perfect rental or starter home with Waterfront Views, NEW Hardwood Floors plus a large Drive-Through Garage.