Sea, land and the comforts of a country home all convey on this 67.10 acres surveyed waterfront peninsula. The farm is located on a tributary of the Atlantic ocean know as Folly Creek. The creek has tidal changes of 6 1/2' The home site is 11' above the average high water mark and the lst floor is 5 blocks high, so no need for flood insurance, now isn't that lovely. This photograph was taken at low tide. |
Built in 2000 with well established gardens. Not another house in site, so private.
View of the marsh and creek. One can navigate to the Virginia Inside Passageway and all the pristine barrier islands.
25 acres is under cultivation where a local farmer pays $60. per acre per year along with many favors. The choice will be yours with this level proliferant land. Excellent pastures. 4 acres are landscaped grounds that encompass the home, 7 acres of marsh lands and 31 acres of woodlands. The terrain offers a variety of habitats, you can fish, hunt, farm and bird watch all from your own grounds.
View of the elegant foyer from the second floor, 14 x 15.
This home has immense storage, here is a view of the 3 closet in the foyer.
The sitting room has exits on each side to spacious decks, each offering views of the creek. Oak floors, high ceilings, so inviting. Wood stove offer additional types of heat and since you'll have your own forest to provide all the wood, how efficient. The room is 24 x 20.
Well appointed kitchen with excellent storage, granite counter tops, Samson high end energy efficient refrigerator, Kenmore gas range, dishwasher and microwave too.. 15 x 15.
Every chefs dream to have a spacious pantry for all the gadgets and additional freezer too.
The opposite side of the pantry is the utility room with wet sink, bright and convenient, 11 x 12.
The mud room is a must have in the countryside.
While the rooms are defined, really love how open each room is to the other. This dining room is 15 x 20.
The home was so well planned there is a pooch section too.
This is the east side elevation with its spacious deck accessed from the sitting room.
The fire pit in the flagged stone patio is surrounded by landscaped grounds and view of the creek.
The master bedroom is on the lst floor with adjacent dressing room and bath. 15 x 16. There is a 1/2 bath in off the hall as well.
The master dressing room is bright with excellent storage plus just right of the dresser is a nook where the office area is, this space is 12 x 12. The first door on the right is the entrance of the full bath. Lovely to have such privacy.
Between the two 2nd floor bedrooms is this sitting room, perfect for the children to have some privacy too. 13 x 15.
Every room in the entire house is attractive, bright and ever so gently used. Here is the 2nd floor full bath.
One of the 2nd floor bedrooms with view of the water and with direct access to a large storage area. This bedroom is 13 x 15.
The other 2nd floor bedroom also with direct access to another storage area and with views of the creek. 16 x 16.
The potting and garden shed is sweet too.
The grounds that encompass the home are filled with mature planting and a beautiful lawn.
View of the marsh lands. They change colors with the seasons and invite birds of every description to spend time.
The lawn stretches to the cultivated lands and woodlands. The Sellers have a tractor with all the gadgets to manage a farm and they will convey the tractor with a fair offer for the property.
The barn/garage has loft storage and a proper workshop. I feel quite confident that the Seller will teach the new owner to operate the tractor.
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