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Forrestview Lane


Barracks Mill Pond, Middlesex Waterfront, Land

245 Forrestview Lane
Topping, VA 23176

Updated CBRAR #2037940 NNAR #109408

Forrestview Lane is Your chance to own a 26 acre pond (Barracks Mill Pond) and eight additional parcels (most with pond views) for a total of 75 acres! Development possibilities include fishing/hunting camp, family compound or organic farm. One of the parcels includes a 992 sq. ft. home built in 1950 with outbuildings on 3.48 acres. There is long pond frontage and ample cleared area for garden or future building. Please see our MLS listing for all the details. New Price!


  • Acreage

    75.27 acres
    8 Parcels
    26 acre pond

  • Waterfront

    Barracks Mill Pond
    Long pond frontage

  • Water Depth

    5+ feet

  • Topography

    Gently rolling
    Partially wooded

  • Buildings

    Farm buildings
    Small livable house
    Old structure/house As Is

  • Access

    Dirt Road
    Gravel Road
    Private Road

  • Utilities available

    Septic System
    Artesian well
    Shallow well

  • Dilapidated shed & home structure, 1056 sq. ft. As Is

  • Shed


  • Small home on 3.28 acre wooded lot with lovely overlook. 992 sq. ft.


Middlesex County

Welcome to Middlesex County, established in 1673, located off the Chesapeake Bay with the beautiful Rappahannock River, pristine Piankatank River (the cleanest river in the state), plus absolutely stunning, wide, deep creeks.  Middlesex is a little over 200 square miles with 80 square miles of waterfront and quaint waterfront towns including Urbanna, Deltaville, and Saluda.  Only an 1+ hours to Richmond/Newport News/Williamsburg and 2+ hours to Northern Virginia/Charlottesville.

Urbanna is the largest town in Middlesex and home to the Oyster Festival. For over 50 years, the town has hosted the Oyster Festival on the first weekend in November. Local and visitors alike come to the small town to sample the seafood, enjoy music, and see the crafts offered by local vendors. Urbanna is a “golf cart friendly” community with shops, restaurants, community pool and much more.

Deltaville, while not the largest town, is very well known for its deep anchorage, multiple marinas and amazing waterways and views.  It was originally known as “Sandy Bottom” but renamed in 1909. In 2012 Deltaville was named ‘the Boating Capital of the Chesapeake Bay.’ Approximately 500-800 people live here full time and thousands in the summer.  Full of shops, restaurants, and waterfront fun, Deltaville is truly a charming town.

With many deep ports off the rivers and bays, Middlesex is well known for its local crabs, oysters, fish, and more.  Many locals are watermen who know the waterways better than anyone, and they have some great stories to tell.  With so much beauty and serenity, Middlesex County is sure to warm your heart.

Looking for great things to do while here?  Visit Virginia’s River Realm and learn more on shops, dining and upcoming events.

Areas in Middlesex: Urbanna, Deltaville, Saluda, Hartfield, Locust Hill, Stingray Point, Wake, Topping, Syringa, Waterview, Jamaica, Church View, Christchurch, Hardyville

Bodies of Water: Chesapeake Bay, Fishing Bay, Rappahannock River, Piankatank River, Urbanna Creek, Robinson Creek, Broad Creek, Jackson Creek, Wilton Creek, Moore Creek, Healy Creek, Hunton Creek, Bush Park Creek, Meachim Creek, LaGrange Creek

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