Rappahannock Vista Beach Cottage in Deltaville features HUGE Rappahannock River views and sparkling sand beach. The home has new board and batten siding, new roof, new HVAC and newer pier with boat lift. Located in a “NO flood” zone!. This darling 2 level home offers 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, an open great room with wide open views and additional seating or TV room. Other improvements include upgraded 200 amp electrical system, brand new carpeting, fresh paint, new ceiling fans, outside showers at the house level and also at the beach. There is an adorable “Crab Shack” complete with plumbing and a shed for all the water toys and garden equipment.
.30 acre lot
Rappahannock River frontage
2-4' MLW pier
Crab Shack with plumbing
Built in 1954
2137 sq. ft.
Two Full Baths
Retro style red, black & white
Drop in range
Washer & Dryer
Open floor plan
Wide views throughout
Formal Dining area
Casual Dining area
Welcome to Middlesex County, established in 1673, located off the Chesapeake Bay with the beautiful Rappahannock River, pristine Piankatank River (the cleanest river in the state), plus absolutely stunning, wide, deep creeks. Middlesex is a little over 200 square miles with 80 square miles of waterfront and quaint waterfront towns including Urbanna, Deltaville, and Saluda. Only an 1+ hours to Richmond/Newport News/Williamsburg and 2+ hours to Northern Virginia/Charlottesville.
Urbanna is the largest town in Middlesex and home to the Oyster Festival. For over 50 years, the town has hosted the Oyster Festival on the first weekend in November. Local and visitors alike come to the small town to sample the seafood, enjoy music, and see the crafts offered by local vendors. Urbanna is a “golf cart friendly” community with shops, restaurants, community pool and much more.
Deltaville, while not the largest town, is very well known for its deep anchorage, multiple marinas and amazing waterways and views. It was originally known as “Sandy Bottom” but renamed in 1909. In 2012 Deltaville was named ‘the Boating Capital of the Chesapeake Bay.’ Approximately 500-800 people live here full time and thousands in the summer. Full of shops, restaurants, and waterfront fun, Deltaville is truly a charming town.
With many deep ports off the rivers and bays, Middlesex is well known for its local crabs, oysters, fish, and more. Many locals are watermen who know the waterways better than anyone, and they have some great stories to tell. With so much beauty and serenity, Middlesex County is sure to warm your heart.
Looking for great things to do while here? Visit Virginia’s River Realm and learn more on shops, dining and upcoming events.
Bodies of Water: Chesapeake Bay, Fishing Bay, Rappahannock River, Piankatank River, Urbanna Creek, Robinson Creek, Broad Creek, Jackson Creek, Wilton Creek, Moore Creek, Healy Creek, Hunton Creek, Bush Park Creek, Meachim Creek, LaGrange Creek