Tree House on Carters Creek


Carters Creek, Lancaster Waterfront

5490 Irvington Road
White Stone, VA 22578

Sold CBRAR #1815479

Tree House on Carters Creek! Lovely custom home with back deck overlooking the creek and the dock. Surrounded by trees and completely private, this remarkable home includes a screen porch that runs along the entire side of the residence. Other features include a huge front deck, Great Room with cathedral ceiling and an open floor plan. The second level is a loft area. There are two waterside bedrooms with lots of windows and adjoining baths. Relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of nature or launch your canoe from the dock and explore the wonders of Carters Creek. The Tree House is located close to the towns of Irvington and Kilmarnock for restaurants and shopping.


  • Acreage

    .67 acre lot

  • Waterfront

    Carters Creek
    Perfect for kayaks & canoes

  • Exterior

    2 story Contemporary Craftsman
    Wood frame
    Screened porch

  • Nestled in the trees, the Tree House on Carters Creek enjoys nature and privacy

  • Rear of the home with steps leading right to the water.

  • Tree House side view

  • Huge deck

  • Main entrance

  • Pier/Dock on Carters Creek

  • Additional view to the water from the dock

  • Rocking in the trees!

  • Quiet time well spent enjoying all the beauty of nature surrounding you.


  • Built

    Built in 2004

  • Square Footage

    1248 sq. ft.

  • Bedrooms

    2 Waterside Bedrooms
    (each with its own bath)
    Lots of windows

  • Bathrooms

    2 full bathrooms

  • Kitchen

  • Appliances

    Electric range
    Stack washer/dryer

  • Open living area

    Cathedral Ceiling
    Ceiling Fan
    Dining Area
    Recessed lighting

  • Loft

    2nd level

  • Wide open living area with +9' Cathedral ceilings

  • Hardwood floors in the Living area

  • Stairway leads from the Living area to the 2nd floor loft.

  • View from the loft to the 1st floor living area

  • Open and bright kitchen

  • Kitchen view 2 with stairway to 2nd level

  • Convenient Kitchen bar for food and conversation

  • Dining Area

  • Bedroom #1 on the main floor with gorgeous custom windows

  • Full bath adjoins bedroom # 1 on the 1st level

  • Bedroom #1 view 2

  • Sitting area on the Loft

  • Bedroom #2 on the second level

  • Full Bath #2

  • Balcony overlooking Living area

  • Screened Porch runs the entire length of the home


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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