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Sibley Avenue Cottage

$259,900

Meachim Creek, Middlesex Waterfront

88 Sibley Avenue
Topping, VA 23169

Pending CBRAR #2027666

Sibley Avenue Cottage on Meachim Creek is just a short boat ride from the Rappahannock River and Chesapeake Bay, and features an enclosed boat house and pier for your boating needs.  The nicely elevated 1/3 acre lot offers lovely views and requires no flood insurance.  This little cottage is a great getaway and has two bedrooms, open front porch and wonderful screened waterside porch.  Furnishings are negotiable.

Exterior

  • Acreage

    0.3 acre
    Nicely elevated
    Not in flood zone

  • Waterfront

    Meachim Creek frontage
    Enclosed boat house
    2-4' MLW pier

  • Exterior Features

    Vinyl & stone exterior
    Shingle roof
    Open front porch
    Screened waterside porch
    Storage shed

  • Pretty facade with stone accent

  • Wonderful screened porch overlooking the water

  • Pier and enclosed boat house

  • Well elevated lot . . . out of the flood zone

Interior

  • Built

    1953

  • Square Footage

    688 sq. ft.

  • Living Room

    Dining area

  • Kitchen

  • Two Bedrooms

  • One Full Bath

  • Appliances

    Range
    Refrigerator
    Air/heat pump

  • Bright living/dining room

  • Step-saver kitchen

  • Bedroom 1

  • Bedroom 2

Location

Middlesex County

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.

Areas in Middlesex: Urbanna, Deltaville, Saluda, Hartfield, Locust Hill, Stingray Point, Wake, Topping, Syringa, Waterview, Jamaica, Church View, Christchurch, Hardyville

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

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