Island View is an exciting, artfully eclectic Acorn post and beam home, designed to maximize the huge Rappahannock River views. The wide sand beach and pier with boat lift enhance the waterfront lifestyle. Beautifully built using only quality materials, the home features an open floor plan, custom cabinetry throughout, top-of-the line appliances, granite kitchen and bath counters, whole house audio, Hardiplank exterior, and extensive decking. The floors are Brazilian cherry, cork, tile, and slate. There is an attached garage and a heated and cooled workshop. The 4.5 acres includes 1 1/4 acres of King’s Grant river bottom. Attractive landscaping utilizes many native plant varieties for low maintenance. Owner is a licensed real estate agent.
200' on Rappahannock River
Includes 1 1/4 acres river bottom
3766 square feet
Glass doors to deck
Three full baths
One half bath
Wolfe 5-burner gas cooktop
Subzero refrigerator/freezer drawers
Washer & Dryer
Great exercise or TV room
Overlooks the water
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