Friday May 16
Real Estate Auction
Tim Dudley & Chip Jones
Auction Location: On-Site
Bids Start –$40,000
Motley’s is proud to offer at public auction this exclusive 1.45 acre waterfront building lot located at the mouth of the Great Wicomico River with approximately 156’ foot of water frontage. The land is gifted with panoramic river views, a mixture of mature hardwood and pine trees, a level building site and drive which has been cleared, deep water access just off the bank with 10’ MLT at the end of the neighboring piers, a large sandy beach, and protected by a point from weather and wind coming directly in from the bay. The lot has a septic approval for a 4 bedroom home and has been approved by the army corps of engineers to erect a pier up to 130’.
The property is located Northumberland County in Virginia’s Northern Neck bounded by the Potomac River to the north, the Rappahannock River to the south and The Chesapeake Bay to the east. The region has over 1,100 miles of shoreline. Northumberland is known as “The mother county of the Northern Neck” and offers many amenities to enjoy. Nearby are the towns of Reedville, Kilmarnock, and Irvington home to many restaurants, shopping, and other entertainment options like a Tee Time at the world renowned “Tides Inn Resort” featuring a championship golf course, spa, and Chesapeake Bay marina just 14 miles from the property.
The Great Wicomico River is considered to be an estuary within the estuary known as the Chesapeake Bay. There are many state maintained seed oyster grounds located in the area because of the clean water and other conditions that promote oyster growth. The bald eagle our Nations’ bird is seen regularly throughout the area along with an abundance of other wildlife that call this region home. There is great fishing right off the banks of this property and throughout the mouth of the Great Wicomico River and Chesapeake Bay.
Enjoy a short boat ride to the Horn Harbor House Restaurant featuring waterfront less than a mile from the property, or a sunset cruise to the Chesapeake Bay approximately 5 miles away. The lot is approximately .2 mile from Athena Vineyards & Winery, .7 mile from Tiffany Yachts, 3.2 miles from Rt 360 and the town of Burgess, 8.8 miles from the Reedville Fisherman’s Museum, 9.7 miles from the town of Kilmarnock, 68 miles from Williamsburg, 80 miles from Richmond, and 83 miles from Fredericksburg.
285 Wicomico Dr, Heathsville, VA 22473