Ring Farm Residence is a charming 1940 home that was built on the foundation of the original Ring family’s home. This lovely Dutch Colonial style home is situated on a beautiful 2 acre pastoral lot on Carters Creek with easy access to the Tides Inn, Rappahannock River and Chesapeake Bay. There is 150′ of water frontage with a pier and boathouse. The home includes two bedrooms, two full baths, and a 638 sq. ft. basement with laundry/utility area. The main level features a flexible floor plan with two living areas that could be a den, living room, office or first floor master bedroom. Lots of space for a 3rd bedroom on the first floor and enough land to have a vegetable garden, pool or horses.
150' on Carters Creek
2-4' MLW Pier
Aluminum & hardboard siding
Built in 1940
1886 sq. ft.
648 sq. ft. basement (unfinished)
Space for 3rd BR on 1st floor
Full bath on 1st floor
Full bath on 2nd floor
Flexible Floor Plan
2 living areas
(Potential den, office,
1st floor master bedroom)
Off kitchen & living room
Unfinished, lots of expansion room
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