This grand looking Victorian, circa 1865, was built during the Civil War period and could very well be one of the oldest homes in the town of Kilmarnock! Large acreage for in-town living with 1.7 acres, beautiful grounds, large front yard, mature trees, and minutes to the town of Kilmarnock! Walk, bike, or short drive to many stores, dining, farmers markets, town concerts, and more! The property could make a wonderful Bed & Breakfast with a large gathering foyer on the main floor, 4 bedrooms, currently each sharing a bathroom on both main and upper levels, plus the lower level/English basement has a living room, dining room, and kitchen. Both the lower and main level have sun porches while the upper level has a large storage closet. The historic town of Kilmarnock is a great place to visit and even better place to live! Come make this your family home or a place for others to visit and get-a-way. Own a piece of history right in town!
Located in walking distance to town of Kilmarnock…restaurants, shops, library and just down the street from Chesapeake Boat Basin, YMCA and more. Visit Virginia’s River Realm for more information on Kilmarnock and surrounding areas.
Mature Shade Trees
Located in the heart of Kilmarnock
Other Exterior Features
Storage Shed in Back Yard
Back enclosed Porch
Half Bathroom with Laundry Area
Large spacious Foyer Room
Two Rooms Connected with Jack & Jill full Bath
Back Covered Porch
Large Landing Area
Two Rooms connected with Jack & Jill full Bath
4 Total Bedrooms
- 2 on the Main Floor
- 2 on the Second Floor
2 Full Bathrooms
1 Half Bath
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