Crescent Cove Colonial


Corrotoman River, Lancaster Waterfront

353 Crescent Cove Lane
Lancaster, VA 22503

Sold CBRAR #1832919

Crescent Cove Colonial is an historic 26 acre waterfront property with three homes is an unbelievable value!  With Corrotoman River frontage, 4-6′ MLW pier, in-ground pool, and multiple outbuildings, the property offers many possibilities . . . family compound, rental properties, or retreat.  The main house is a circa 1748 Colonial and is a step back in time with so many original features including four fireplaces.  The caretaker’s house was built in 1946 and is all original, though very livable.  A third house is circa 1932 and has a basement.  Adjoining acreage is also available.

Visit Here for additional 11 waterfront acres with 4-6’MLW at the pier and 1200+ feet of water frontage adjoining this property.

Visit Here for additional 87 acre wooded parcel currently leased for hunting that adjoins this property as well.


  • Acreage

    26 acres
    8 acres open
    18 acres wooded

  • Waterfront

    Corrotoman River frontage
    4-6' MLW pier

  • Exterior Features

    In-ground pool
    Brick patio

  • House #2

    Built 1946
    1241 sq. ft.
    2 bedrooms
    1.5 baths
    Screened porch
    Air/heat pump

  • House #3

    Built 1932
    1152 sq. ft.
    Basement 720 sq. ft.
    2 bedrooms
    1.5 baths
    Screened porch
    Air/heat pump

  • Circa 1748 Colonial home

  • Clapboard exterior and English basement

  • Breezy screened porch

  • View from the main house with a path to the pier

  • Aerial view of the pier

  • 4-6' MLW pier

  • The beautiful Corrotoman River

  • Aerial view of the property

  • Aerial view with main house in the center

  • Aerial showing the pool

  • About 18 acres wooded, with adjoining land also available

  • House #2 with 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths

  • House #3 has 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths

  • Walk-out basement of House #3

  • In-ground pool with surrounding brick patio

  • Fencing around the pool

  • Open park-like yard . . . great for gardening or games


  • Built

    Circa 1748

  • Square Footage

    1296 sq. ft.
    405 sq. ft. finished basement
    405 sq. ft. unfinished basement

  • Living Room

    Built-in bookcases

  • Kitchen

    Dining area
    Center island

  • Two Bedrooms

    Each with fireplace

  • Bathrooms

    1 full
    1 half

  • Screened Porch

  • Appliances

    Downdraft range
    Air/heat pump

  • Main house entry hall. Gorgeous original floors.

  • Living room with built-in bookcases

  • Fireplace in living room

  • Kitchen has dining area and a lovely fireplace

  • Wood-top center island with cooktop. Copper countertop by the sink.

  • Bedroom 1 with fireplace

  • Bedroom 2 with fireplace


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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