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Holyoke

$495,000

Lancaster Inland

694 Morattico Road
Lancaster, VA 22503

New CBRAR #2002997 NNAR #106651

‘Holyoke’, circa 1841, sits on 10 beautiful acres surrounded by farmland.  Covering over 3200 square feet, this antebellum farmhouse has been tastefully updated while retaining its historic charm.  Upgrades include new energy-efficient windows. The main floor features a large living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen, utility room and half bath.  Three bedrooms and two baths are located on the second floor.  The partially finished basement offers a large room which could be an additional bedroom or family room, plus storage areas.  Multiple outbuildings include two large garages measuring 60’x40′ each.  Enjoy outdoor entertaining with the 36’x16′ in-ground pool and brick patio.  Truly a rare gem for historic home lovers!

Exterior

  • Acreage

    10.2 acres

  • Exterior Features

    Wood siding
    Shingle roof
    Open front porch
    Balcony
    In-ground Pool
    Brick patio

  • Outbuildings

    Two 60'x40' garages
    Two single garages
    Two storage buildings

  • Welcome to 'Holyoke'

  • Circa 1841 farmhouse with lovely details

  • Aerial view of the property

  • Mature trees shade the yard

  • Beautiful approach to the home

  • Rear view of the home

  • Several outbuildings including large garages

  • 60'x40' garage

  • This garage includes a woodstove

  • Adorable period outbuilding

  • 36'x16' in-ground pool with fencing

  • The property is surrounded by neighboring farmland

Interior

  • Built

    Circa 1841

  • Square Footage

    3248 sq. ft.

  • Entrance Hall

  • Living Room

    Vermont Castings woodstove
    Built-in cabinetry

  • Dining Room

    Waterford Stanley woodstove

  • Kitchen

    Stainless steel appliances
    Dining area
    Pass-thru dining bar

  • Three Bedrooms

  • Bathrooms

    Two Full
    One half

  • Basement

    Large room could be bedroom, family or rec room
    Storage areas

  • Appliances

    Samsung gas range
    Samsung WiFi refrigerator
    KitchenAid dishwasher
    Microwave

  • Heating & Cooling

    Air/heat pump
    Woodstoves
    Fireplaces

  • Wide entrance hall with beautiful wood flooring

  • Door to basement stairs

  • Spacious living room with Vermont Castings woodstove

  • Built-in cabinetry flanks the woodstove

  • Dining room with Waterford Stanley woodstove

  • Abundant natural light

  • Kitchen includes a new Samsung refrigerator with WiFi

  • Dining nook in the kitchen

  • New stainless steel appliances

  • Kitchen pass-thru

  • Pass-thru dining bar

  • Half bath downstairs

  • Second floor landing with ladder stairs to attic

  • Large master bedroom with fireplace

  • Bedroom 2 with fireplace

  • Bedroom 3

  • Full bath 1

  • Full bath 2

Location

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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