Severn Escape


Severn River, Gloucester Waterfront

3288 Horse Road
Hayes, VA 23072

Sold CBRAR #1911904

Spectacular, award winning home and guest house on a peninsula lot with HUGE views, sand beach and amazing design details. Severn Escape, reachable by land and water, offers a breathtaking retreat with low maintenance and all the special features of an architecturally designed smart and green house.  Property includes a great dock and boat lift, Severn Escape needs to be on your “MUST SEE” list!  Priced below assessment.


  • Waterfront

    230' on Severn River
    White Sand Beach
    Land & Water access

  • Water depth & Dock

    4-6' MLW @ Dock
    Electricity and water
    7500 lb. Boat Lift

  • Acreage

    .66 Acre lot
    Waterfront Peninsula
    Wrap around views

  • Exterior

    Hardiplank exterior
    Architect designed
    Exterior privacy doors
    Multiple waterfront decks

  • Garage

    Attached Multi-Car
    Additional Storage

  • Guest House

    Built in 2006
    Open living area
    Bedroom & Full Bath
    Separate A/C & Heating

  • "Severn Escape" a contemporary award winning waterfront home & guest cottage

  • Amazing views on the Severn River!!!

  • Easy descent to the private dock

  • Dock with Boat Lift

  • View of the main home and attached guest cottage.

  • Expansive white sand beach

  • Conveniently located by land and water

  • Home and garages from the road

  • Huge views abound: one of several waterside decks

  • Swinging with the breeze and water views...doesn't get any better than this!

  • Great aerail of "Severn Escape"

  • Easy descent to dock

  • Waterside deck

  • Breezeway connecting the main house to the guest house

  • Waterside view of both homes

  • View of the Guest House

  • Wonderfully large main house

  • Pier, 7500 lb. Boat lift with electricity and water. 4-6' MLW

  • Great aerial view of the Severn Escape property

  • Contemporary waterfront retreat "Severn Escape"

  • Outside fire pit and conversation area

  • Idyllic property, remarkable water views

  • Views out to the Severn River


  • Built

    2006 Construction

  • Square Footage

    3750 square feet

  • Living Room

    Vaulted Ceilings
    Floor to ceiling windows

  • Dining Areas

    Breakfast Area
    Dining Room

  • Kitchen

    Granite Counters
    Stainless Appliances

  • Media Room

    Projector & Screen
    Wired for surround sound

  • Appliances

    Dishwasher, Microwave
    Refrigerator, Wall Oven
    Surface Unit
    Washer, Dryer
    Reverse Osmosis Water
    Filtration System
    Tank-less Water Heater

  • Beds and Baths

    3 Bedrooms
    3 Full Baths
    2 Half Baths

  • Special Features

    Geothermal heating/cooling
    Passive glass solar walls
    Security Camera w/remote

  • Foyer entry with fireplace, cozy reading / meditation nook

  • View of the Living Room from the Loft area

  • Exquisite woodwork and use of light, quality windows, light, angles and craftsmanship

  • Unique kitchen with al the right elements

  • The Chef gets a panoramic view of water while visiting with guests when entertaining

  • Water views while you cook!

  • Very open living area see-thru views to the water

  • Lovely detail, everywhere views

  • Media room w full screen and more windows, more views

  • Very contemporary powder room sink

  • Open Master Bedroom...views, view, views

  • Looking out from Master Bedroom Bath, beautiful details

  • Master bath tiled shower

  • Spacious Dining Area

  • Bedroom # 2

  • Guest house Living Room with kitchen in back ground

  • Another view of Guest House Living Room with floor to ceiling doors and windows

  • Dramatic Guest House bedroom; amazing woodworking details

  • Sink detail in Guest House

  • Guest House Dining area


Gloucester County

Gloucester is a diverse county, with lovely waterfront, rural farmlands, and all the conveniences you need along the Route 17 corridor. It covers 288 square miles, with 70 square miles of water. The current population is approximately 36,000. Located on the Chesapeake Bay, Gloucester has five rivers – the North, Ware, Severn, York, and Piankatank. These wonderful waterways offer terrific fishing, boating, kayaking, and are home to many vacation cottages as well as prestigious estates.

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