River View Homesite


Carters Creek, Lancaster Waterfront, Land

0 Johns Neck Road
Weems, VA 22576

Sold CBRAR #2004092 NNAR #106789

River View Homesite . . . One of the most remarkable points of land in the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula with 1109 feet of waterfront surrounding this elevated property. Water depth just offshore ranges from 7 to 11 feet. Fronting on the mouth of Carters Creek just across from the Tides Inn, this property is currently zoned M-1 with over 32 permitted uses including commercial, industrial or residential. 2016 Septic Certification Letter in 2016 will allow up to 500 gallons per day usage with an engineered system. With water saving fixtures, one could build a 4 bedroom home on this amazing property or could operate a business utilizing up to 500 gallons per day. The high land is 2.45 acres, with 7.86 acres of submerged land conveyed to this property as a Kings Grant. This was formerly a local family oyster processing plant, and there are old structures on site. All buildings/bulkheads/improvements are being sold in as-is, where-is condition. Must see the views in person to appreciate!!


  • Acreage

    2.524 acres of land
    7.86 submerged land

  • Waterfront

    1109' on Carters Creek

  • Water Depth

    Ranges from 7-11 feet

  • Exterior Features

    Zoned M-1 - Over 32 permitted uses including commercial, industrial or residential
    2016 Septic Certification Letter on Hand
    All buildings/bulkheads/improvements are being sold As-Is


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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