Mogers Corner House


Piankatank River and Chesapeake Bay, Mathews Waterfront

876 Hills Bay Drive
Hudgins, VA 23076

Sold CBRAR #1803807

Create your new historic river retreat on this exceptional property with wide views across Hills Bay out to the Chesapeake! Two homes are included . . . live in the 3-bedroom ranch house while you renovate this beautiful c.1800 home to your own vision. Three architectural designs are included.   In 2009 the Mogers Corner House” was moved to its current location and the transformation was begun. New Hardiplank has been installed on 3 sides of the exterior, and all windows have been removed and re-glazed with new storm windows and screens added. Original stair rails and banister, corbels, mantels, and doors have been saved. The ranch house features an open floor plan, 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, huge L-shaped living room, screened porch, and deck.  The 2.7 acre property includes a 450′ pier (wide enough for a golf cart!), sand beach, and much, much more. Bring your clients with a vision and a love for historic homes – they won’t be disappointed!


  • Acreage

    2.72 acres
    No flood zone

  • Waterfront

    208' Waterfront
    Hills Bay/Piankatank River
    Just off Chesapeake Bay
    Sand beach
    Rip Rap

  • Water Depth

    2-4' MLW
    450' pier
    Boat lift

  • Outbuildings

    Storage shed
    Additional outbuilding

  • Front view of the historic & stately Mogers Corner House. Moved here in 2009 with endless views & endless possibilities!

  • Spectacular location on Hills Bay with wide open views to Fishing bay, Stingray Point, Piankatank & Gwynn's island

  • Built in 2004, this magnificent pier includes a large turning area large enough to accommodate a golf cart at 6' wide.

  • Views north straight out on Fishing Bay, Stingray Point & the mouth of the Piankatank River to the Chesapeake Bay

  • Glorious sunrises & sunsets out to the Chesapeake Bay.

  • Side view of the stately Mogers Corner Home

  • Rear view of Mogers Corner house

  • Rendering of Mogers Corner House complete, simply gorgeous!

  • This offering includes 2 homes, the historic Mogers Corner house ready for renovation AND this like-new Rancher

  • Another spectacular sunset

  • Pier built to golf cart specs - 6' wide, 2 turning areas

  • Burton's Point & Queen's Creek views

  • Perfect sandy bottom

  • Rip rap installed above sand beach for erosion protection

  • Bulkhead installed for shoreline protection

  • Expansive screened porch on the waterside of the ranch home

  • Screened porch & deck

  • Ranch front view

  • Entry driveway to the property

  • Fence along the driveway

  • Lots of bulbs for Spring & Summer color

  • Garden additional view

  • Parcel is situated alongside other large parcels, lots of open fields and peaceful views. Driveway edged with stately pines.

  • Nightfall on the Piankatank, beautiful!

  • The pier at night

  • Steps to the water & pier

  • Boat lift

  • Storm clouds in the distance

  • Picture perfect

  • Views onto Gwynn's Island & the Milford Haven Bridge

  • View out to the bay and river from the second story of Moger's Corner House.

  • Perfect spot to sit a spell and take in the sunrises & sunsets

  • Wide sand beach with natural marsh grass patches for shoreline protection


  • Built

    Ranch built in 1995
    Mogers Historic home c. 1800

  • Square Footage

    Ranch 2080 sq. ft.

  • Bedrooms

    Ranch 3 BRs
    14 x 12.4 Master
    11.7 x 10 Bedroom 2
    12.3 x 11.5 Bedroom 3

  • Bathrooms

    Ranch 2 full baths

  • Kitchen

    13 x 12
    Painted hardwood cabinets
    Gas cooking
    Spacious work area

  • Appliances

    Gas range
    Washer & Dryer
    Water softener

  • Dining Room

    13 x 9.2
    Porch access

  • Living Room

    23.10 x 11.8
    Large open area

  • Family Room

    23 x 9.3

  • Office/Study

    11.6 x 9.3

  • Screened Porch

    48.11 x 15.4

  • Sitting Room

    14 x 11.8
    French doors to porch

  • Heating/Cooling

    Air/Heat pump
    Wood burning fireplace

  • Sun filled living room in the ranch house

  • Office /Study currently used as a TV room . . . cozy & private.

  • L shaped end of the living room with acess to screened porch & kitchen

  • Wide kitchen with painted hardwood cabinets, gas cooking & plenty of room for multiple cooks!

  • Lots of cabinet space!

  • Dining room has access to the family room & screen porch

  • Master bedroom with a good sized closet and access directly to the waterside porch

  • Master Bath

  • Additional view of Master bath

  • Bedroom #1, plenty of room for guests.

  • Bedroom #2 with additional space for guests

  • Full bath for guests in main hallway

  • Water views from the ranch house

  • Ranch house has a wonderfully large screen porch

  • Grand entrance doors to the beloved old home with full sidelights & curved transom window. Lovely details have been retained!

  • Foyer floor is interspersed mahogany and oak flooring & so gorgeous. The rest of the flooring is heart pine.

  • Original doors and fixtures retained & in storage. Double doors in north parlor side. All the focus is on the water

  • Third floor cupola with views over the acreage & surrounding fields. Great spot for a reading nook or secret bunk space!

  • Inside the cupola with peaked ceiling!

  • Third floor

  • Original staircase has been dismantled & is in storage for renovation.

  • Second story palate for your design, or use one of the proposed architect's renderings

  • Waterside door, sidelight & transom to maximize water views and light


Mathews County

Mathews is the second smallest county in Virginia, with 252 square miles, and has a population of approximately 9000.  In 1791, Mathews County was formed from a part of Gloucester and named for Revolutionary War General Thomas Mathews.  Well-known for its waterways, Mathews boasts 214 miles of waterfront, with much of that frontage on the Chesapeake Bay, Piankatank River, North and East Rivers, and Mobjack Bay. All this water makes Mathews a haven for boaters, kayakers, fishermen, and nature lovers.


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