Cove Haven


Carters Creek, Lancaster Waterfront

341 The Lane
Irvington, VA 22480

Sold CBRAR #110793 NNAR #91922

This is a beautiful and charming 1884 home with beautiful features, mature landscaping and deep water at the pier on Sams Cove/Carters Creek.  Wonderfully kept and remodeled through the years, yet historically preserved charm.  Wrap-around covered front porch, formal living room with wood burning fireplace, sunroom going out to a back patio, large family room with gas wood stove, kitchen with informal dining area and formal dining room with built in cabinets.  Three bedrooms, office and bathrooms remodeled with clawfoot tub/showers.  The family room downstairs could be made into a very nice first floor master suite with full bathroom attached.  Hardwood and tile floors, beautiful light fixtures and more small touches of charm make this a very special home.  This is a fabulous price for a home in Irvington on Carters Creek.  Owner is related to the agent.


  • Waterfront


  • Water Depth

    Small Boat Lift

  • Acreage

    Mature Landscaping
    Picket Fence
    Brick Walkways

  • Garage

    Detached 1-car
    Floored for Storage above

  • Front of the home with a white picket fence

  • Back of the home

  • Back of the home with protected patio

  • Pier with 4-5'MLW

  • Private pier

  • Perfect for sailboats, deep anchorage and protected

  • Pier

  • Back of the home

  • Back of the home with a large yard, perfect for playing, gardening & more

  • Back yard

  • Back yard...very large

  • Front of the home

  • Brick walkways around the home

  • Covered front porch with swing...relax on this beautiful columned porch

  • Covered front porch wraps around. This area can be accessed to the Kitchen

  • Lovely columns on the front wrap-around porch

  • Side of the home, mature hydrangeas and more

  • Parking area on the side, access to the kitchen door

  • Side of the home

  • Brick walkway from the home to the detached garage

  • Home from the road. This is a dead-end road and is a nice quiet area


  • Built

    Remodeled & Added onto through the years

  • Square Footage


  • Bedrooms


  • Bathrooms


  • Formal Living Room

    Wood Burning Fireplace

  • Dining Room

    Built in Cabinets & Shelves

  • Family Room

    Gas Stove
    Bay Window with bench seat
    Spiral Staircase going to bedroom

  • Kitchen

    Dining Area
    New Appliances
    Tile Countertops
    Laundry Room on the side

  • Appliances

    Convection Oven
    Range Hood
    Washer & Dryer

  • Other

    Office upstairs connected to bedroom
    Backyard Patio

  • Formal Living Room off the foyer

  • Formal Living Room with wood Burning Fireplace

  • Formal Living Room just off the Sunroom

  • Sunroom with path into the Formal Living Room, Kitchen & Family Room

  • Sunporch with access to the back patio, overlooking the gardens

  • Family room is an added addition to the home with hardwood floors & gas wood stove

  • Family Room with large bay window overlooking the back gardens

  • Family room bench seat at the large bay window

  • Family Room

  • Formal Dining Room with beautiful light fixture

  • Formal Dining Room with built-in cabinets & just off the Kitchen with door to the front porch

  • Kitchen with new appliances, tile countertops & informal dining area

  • Kitchen

  • Kitchen

  • Kitchen sink view

  • Informal dining area in the kitchen

  • Upstairs bedroom used as the master overlooking the back gardens

  • Upstairs master with access from the upstairs office & the spiral staircase

  • Upstairs bathroom

  • Office in between Master bedroom & bathroom

  • Guest Room one

  • Guest Room one

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Lancaster County

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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