Westmoreland county lies between the Potomac and the Rappahannock Rivers and is the largest county in the Northern Neck, with a population of about 17,000.  The town of Colonial Beach is well known for its two miles of sandy beach, fishing pier, camping areas, and Colonial Beach Yacht Club. Montross is the county seat and home of Northern Neck Ginger Ale and the Northern Neck Coca-Cola Bottling Company. Ingleside Plantation Winery is a popular attraction.

Well-known for its rich history, Westmoreland was the birthplace of Presidents George Washington and James Monroe.  Stratford Hall is the ancestral home of the Lees including General Robert E. Lee and Richard Henry Lee.

Westmoreland State Park was established in 1936 and has over 1,300 acres with one and a half miles of shoreline on the Potomac River, plus cabins, camping sites, beaches, pools, hiking trails and more.

Area of Westmorland: Montross, Colonial Beach, Kinsale, Sandy Point, Coles Point, Nomini

Bodies of Water: Potomac River, Rappahannock River, Glebe Creek, Monroe Bay, Mattox Creek, Nomini Bay, Nomini Creek, Yeocomico River, Currioman Bay, Parkers Creek, Cabin Point Creek, Lower Machodoc Creek, Weatherall Creek, Kindle Creek, Shannon Branch, Gardner Creek, Buckner Creek, Machodoc Bay, Bonum Creek, Popes Creek & more…


Cherry Grove Compound


Potomac River, Westmoreland | Waterfront David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Cherry Grove Compound has WIDE views on the Potomac River, pier with 3-4'MLW and boat lift, sandy bottom with 375' of shoreline, waterfront pool and home to accommodate all friends and family.

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  • Aerial of the property, what a beach & view!

  • Potomac River Beach House, ideal for waterfront fun living!


Potomac River Beach Home


Potomac River, Westmoreland | Waterfront Andrea Holt, Agent

Potomac River Beach House has a totally renovated interior and sits on 3.7 acres complete with private sand beach, 4-5' MLW, and a pond. This home has a successful Air B&B history . . . a charming second home that can pay its own way!

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Harbor View Beach House


Potomac River, Westmoreland | Waterfront Neena Rodgers, Agent

Harbor View Beach House with a million dollar view, recently renovated cottage with a great community. Large Beach and deep water boat slips in this community. Spacious home!

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Potomac River Estate


Lower Machodoc Creek, Westmoreland | Waterfront David & Katie Horsley Dew, Agents

Potomac River Estate with wide views over protected, deep Lower Machodoc Creek to the wide the River. Private 5 acre point with 1600' of waterfront. Four ensuite bedrooms, each with fireplace and deck access. Great location convenient to Northern Virginia . . . quick vacation getaway!

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Peckatone Road Homesite


Bonums Creek, Westmoreland | Waterfront, Land Andrea Holt, Agent

Gorgeous waterfront with 270 degree views of the creek out to the Potomac River. Deep water at shared pier, or you can build your own. Nice level and cleared almost four acres.

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