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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

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Peninsula Point

$1,750,000

Antipoison Creek, Lancaster | Waterfront David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Peninsula Point is One of the most Unique Properties in the Northern Neck! Home offers 3 Piers, Waterfront Pool & Pool House, Sand Beach, Garage Apartment/Guest Suite & a Beautiful Main Home.

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Carters Cove Cottage

$449,000

Carter Creek, Lancaster | Waterfront David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Carters Cove Cottage, located on Carters Creek! Bring your friends and family, plenty of room for all! 4'MLW at the pier with lift, endless pool, deck and five bedroom areas!

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Kilmarnock Colonial

$249,000

Lancaster | Inland David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Kilmarnock Colonial located in the heart of town! Charming four bedroom brick home with many upgrades and charm. Efficient home with geothermal and solar panels plus 1.6 acres.

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Middle Gate Residence

$299,000

Lancaster | Inland David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Middle Gate Residence offers low maintenance living and close to towns of Irvington and Kilmarnock! This home has four bedrooms, basement with family room, updated kitchen, and main floor living spaces overlooking the pond.

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Jacks Cove Residence

$695,000

Carters Creek, Lancaster | Waterfront David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Jacks Cove Residence has deep water depth on Carters Creek, main floor living with a walkout basement. Great spaces for family and friends! Located minutes to the town of White Stone.

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Carters Creek Contemporary

$950,000

Carters Creek, Lancaster | Waterfront David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Carters Creek Contemporary has deep water at the pier with a boat lift, heated waterfront pool, and room for all to play and stay! Gorgeous home located minutes to towns of Irvington, White Stone, and Kilmarnock.

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