Historic House Listings

36 acres at the eastern shore of Virginia. Circa 1850. $289,000

March 25, 2019

This home was built in 1850. Located on 36.18 acres in Onancock, Virginia. Situated just 1/4 mile away from the local boat launch for Chesconessex Creek, which takes you out to the Chesapeake Bay. The property is five acres of cleared land and the rest is timber. There is a small duck impoundment on the property with room to expand it. Love the old barn. Three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 1,536 square feet. $289,000

From the Zillow listing:


This 1850’s telescopic style home situated on over 36 acres of of land. Less than a 1/4 mile away is a county boat launch on the Chesconessex Creek which will take you out to the Chesapeake Bay in just minutes. The grounds consist of just over 5 acres of clear land and the remaining is mature timber. There is a small duck impoundment with possible room to expand it just along the beginning of the timber line as well. Off of the rear of the home is a large barn with 2 garage bays. Inside the home is a spacious eat-in kitchen, laundry room, large living room with wood stove, first floor master suite, an additional first floor bathroom and two large bedrooms with a Jack and Jill half bath upstairs. Offering lots of privacy just minutes from downtown Onancock, you don’t want to miss out!


I am selling this home ¨for sale by owner….¨ Also, I am willing to finance, if the buyer needs to. Just call me anytime for any questions or additional information…call Tony G 201 787 9088 or Paula 609 808 1328…or email Paula @ [email protected]
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