Fleets Bay Farmhouse is the perfect waterfront farmhouse with 8+ acres on Indian Creek just off the Chesapeake Bay . . . plus Dug In Farms is right down the street having the best local produce, flowers and more! Enjoy all the shops, food, and fun in the Town of Kilmarnock less than 5 minutes away.
The property has a pier with 4′ MLW (deep protected cove) with no flood zone. Beautiful grounds surround this home with dogwoods, cherry trees, bulbs, tree-lined drive with mature crepe myrtles, and ample area to play, garden or build more! The detached dependencies include a two-story 2-car garage and a fabulous chicken coop with plumbing, electricity and a brick chimney! The 1916 farmhouse has all the charm of yesteryear with the modern amenities of today! High ceilings, beautiful woodwork, first floor with hardwood floors (protected under carpet currently), fireplace in the living room, lovely sunroom, first floor master suite with adjoining bath and a sliding door to deck. Upstairs has an en suite guest room, two additional guest rooms, and a full guest bath. This home is in great condition and has been rented to great tenants.
*Home is being Sold As-Is and has been priced accordingly.* Recent improvements include windows, siding, dock, rip rap, HVAC, some appliances, and more in last 10+ years. Want to have a quiet country life? Chickens, garden plus Waterfront? This is the perfect place!!
Looking for fun activities and more information on our area, visit Virginia’s River Realm, Kilmarnock, Irvington, White Stone pages as well. You can do as much or as little as you like here! Plus we are only 1+ hours to Richmond, Williamsburg, Newport News or 2+ hours to Northern Virginia.
Just off Chesapeake Bay
No Flood Zone
Beautifully Landscaped: Crepe Myrtle Drive, Dogwoods, Cherry Trees, Bulbs & more
Detached Two Story Double
Chicken Coop: With Sink & Chimney
2007: New Windows, Siding, HVAC, Dock & Rip Rap
2012: New Well
2015: New water lines & septic lines
2016: New Washer
2017: New Stainless Steel range
2018: New A/C Condenser
2018: New Dryer
Brick Fireplace with Gas Log insert
Carpet (Hardwood Floors underneath)
22'3 X 17'2
Formal Dining Room
Crown & Chair Molding
Carpet (Hardwood Underneath)
17'2 X 16'9
15'9 X 9'6
New Electric Range
New Washer & Dryer
Off Kitchen or Dining Room
3 Sides of Windows
21'4 X 9'5
1st Floor en suite Master
2nd Floor en suite guest room
2 additional guest rooms
3 Full Baths
1 Half Bath
Off Living Room & Master Suite
Carpet (Hardwood Underneath)
16'1 X 9'6
Washer & Dryer Area
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.
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