Mulberry Creek Cottage


Mulberry Creek, Lancaster Waterfront

470 Mulberry Creek Road
Morattico, VA 22503

Sold CBRAR #1839456 NNAR #102516

Mulberry Creek Cottage is a Fantastic circa 1904 waterman’s cottage on protected Mulberry Creek with views to the Rappahannock River.  Charming two-story home has wood floors and beautiful trim, 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, open kitchen, and wonderful screened porch to enjoy the wildlife and sunsets. The new dock has 3-4′ MLW, and this is a great area for boating, kayaking, and paddle boarding, with Belle Isle State Park across the creek.


  • Acreage

    0.68 acre

  • Waterfront

    106' on Mulberry Creek
    Just off Rappahannock River
    New pier
    3-4' MLW

  • Screened Porch

    Water side


  • Built

    Circa 1904

  • Square Footage

    1224 sq. ft.

  • Living Room


  • Dining Room


  • Kitchen


  • Three Bedrooms


  • Bathrooms

    2 full baths
    1 half bath

  • Appliances

    Air/heat pump

  • Open living area with hardwood floors, wainscoting on lower wall.

  • Living room is very open and bright

  • Wonderfully bright kitchen with lots of cabinets and counter space, hardwood flooring

  • Lots of light in this spacious kitchen

  • Updated half bath

  • Master bedroom with lots of wood accents including the gorgeous floor

  • Additional view of the master bedroom

  • Large master bath

  • Master bath walk in shower and soaking tub.

  • Bedroom #2

  • Full bath #2 with chic blue tub

  • Stairway to 2nd floor

  • Bedroom 3

  • Utility room


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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