Yopps Cove Homesite . . . Come build your waterfront dream home with amenities close to the towns of Irvington, White Stone, and Kilmarnock. Small town living within five minutes to the hospital, shops, dining, and entertaining. This great waterfront lot is on Carters Creek with a protected area on Yopps Cove, 200 feet of water frontage, wide views, and easy elevation from the homesite to the waterfront. You can build your dream home within the grandfathered 50′ set back, as now Lancaster County has the restriction of 100′ set back with the Chesapeake Bay Act. A four bedroom septic certification letter is on file. Work and play from home with the highest speed internet, Atlantic Broadband Cable, that is available at street. Superb location by both land and sea.
200' on Yopps Cove/Carters Creek
Off the Rappahannock River/Chesapeake Bay
5' + MLW possible
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.
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