King Carter Drive Cottage . . . Lovely Irvington location with views of Carters Creek! This 2262 square foot home offers a quaint front porch, covered carport area and fenced backyard. There is access on both ends to park your boat and water toys on the side of the home. Beautifully landscaped grounds with a large variety of plants and two storage sheds. Enjoy the large patio area off the back deck and Carters Creek views. The interior features a cozy living room, large kitchen with ample cabinetry, counter space and double sinks. A bright sunroom with slate flooring leads to the back deck, perfect for grilling and cooking the catch of the day! There is an additional hobby room, spacious great room with creek views, laundry room, two bedrooms and two full bathrooms.
.55 acre lot
Carters Creek views
Composition shingle roof
2262 sq. ft.
Jetted tub & shower
Lots of cabinets & counter space
Washer & dryer
Electric water heater
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