Wishing Well Ranch


Corrotoman River, Lancaster Water Access

159 Wishing Well Lane
Lancaster, VA 22503

Sold CBRAR #1721105 NNAR #101278

Cute rancher on a quiet lane in the waterfront community of Corrotoman by the Bay.  Open floor plan offers an easy flow for entertaining, living room and den, two dining areas on either side of the spacious kitchen, three bedrooms and two baths.  Rear entrance into the mudroom.  Nice deck overlooks the back yard.  The home is of modular construction with low-maintenance vinyl siding.  The community has lots of amenities including swimming pool, new tennis court, 4′ MLW pier, boat ramp, kayak rack, lake access, and seasonal boat slips for rent. A boater’s haven, the Corrotoman River flows into the Rappahannock and offers great fishing.  Just five minutes to the town of Lively and 20 minutes to Kilmarnock.


  • Acreage

    .76 acre

  • Community Amenities

    Corrotoman River access
    Lake access
    4' MLW pier
    Boat ramp
    Kayak storage
    Boat slips for rent
    Swimming pool
    Tennis court
    HOA $180 per year

  • Exterior Features

    Vinyl siding
    Storage shed

  • Well maintained ranch-style home

  • Mud room entrance

  • Rear view

  • Spacious deck

  • Overlooking the back yard

  • Storage shed

  • Community pier on Corrotoman River

  • Community boat ramp

  • Picnic area

  • Community pool

  • Kayak rack

  • Clubhouse


  • Built

    Modular construction

  • Square Footage

    1508 square feet

  • Living Room

  • Den

    Wood burning fireplace

  • Kitchen

    Center island
    Abundant cabinets

  • Two Dining Areas

  • Three Bedrooms

  • Two Full Baths

  • Appliances

    Washer & dryer
    Air/heat pump

  • Living Room

  • Another living room view

  • Dining area just off the living room

  • Den with fireplace

  • Dining area between den & kitchen

  • Plenty of room for all the cooks in this kitchen

  • Center island

  • Master bedroom

  • Master bath

  • Bedroom 2

  • Bedroom 3

  • Guest bath


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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