Oakwood on the Rappahannock


Rappahannock River, Lancaster Waterfront

145 Oakwood Avenue
Lancaster, VA 22503

Reduced CBRAR #1919183 NNAR #105543

Oakwood on the Rappahannock...Catch the summer breeze from every direction in this Southern front porch beauty on the Rappahannock River. The surrounding quiet roads are perfect for walking or biking. Wrap-around porches and the balcony off the back offer beautiful wide views of the river. Close to 7 acres fringed with hardwoods, this is the perfect private getaway. Open floor plan with a generous kitchen and breakfast nook overlooking the water. The home has an attached 2 car garage and plenty of sleeping space with 3 en suite bedrooms and a bonus room.  The huge unfinished basement extends the entire length of the home with lots of possibilities. Wonderful move-in ready home on the river!


  • Acreage

    6.79 acres

  • Exterior

    2 story transitional
    Vinyl siding
    Wrap-around porches

  • Waterfront

    Rappahannock River frontage
    2-4' MLW

  • Garage

    Attached double

  • Front main view of the residence

  • Rappahannock River

  • Back view of the home, the unfinished basement runs the full length of the residence!

  • Wrap-around porch

  • Driveway to the home

  • Mature hardwoods on close to 7 acre lot

  • Side view of the home

  • Deck

  • Back side view of the home


  • Built

    Well maintained

  • Square Footage

    3848 total sq. ft.
    1895 basement (unfinished)

  • Bedrooms

    1st floor bedroom w/full bath
    2 additional en suite bedrooms

  • Bathrooms

    3 full en suite baths
    1 half bath

  • Kitchen

    Dining bar
    Breakfast nook
    Custom cabinets

  • Appliances

    Central vacuum
    Downdraft range
    Wall oven

  • Laundry room

    Washer & dryer

  • Dining areas

    Formal Dining Room
    Eat-in kitchen

  • Living Room

    Open living area
    Cathedral ceiling
    +9 ft.
    Gas fireplace

  • Full basement

    1895 sq. ft.
    Lots of possibilities!

  • Entrance to foyer

  • Beautiful staircase with unique built-in shelving

  • Lovely wood flooing in the open living area

  • Custom cabinetry

  • Lots of counterspace and storage

  • Eat-in Kitchen

  • Breakfast nook

  • Kitchen bar

  • Master bath view 1

  • Garden tub in the master bath

  • Stairway landing view 1

  • Stairway landing view 2 with sitting area

  • Laundry room

  • Master bathroom view 2

  • Master bedroom with sitting area

  • Master Bedroom view 3

  • Bedroom 2

  • Bedroom #3 view 1

  • Bedroom #3 view 2

  • Bathroom #3

  • Bonus Room

  • Bonus Room with lots of possibilities!!

  • Covered porch


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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