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c. 1830 Gothic Revival

Waterview at Lightview

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Named for its view from protected Davis Creek out to New Point Comfort Light, this long-standing light marks the intersect of Mobjack and Chesapeake Bays.

Located in the historical community of Gloucester County, Virginia, the 5+/- estate begins with a drive along a tree and daffodil lined, half mile private lane. Construction of the home began in the 1830’s, with a complete restoration and modernization occurring in 1983. Upgrades have been continually added.

“Lightview” was featured in the 2003 Virginia Garden Week.

Surrounded by beautifully landscaped lawns and gardens, including a 300 year old Pin Oak, the 5,500+ sq. ft., 3-story home features a 40’ foyer, Victorian gables, sun porches, and a square bay tower. From the second and third floor “tower rooms” enjoy stunning views of Davis Creek, Mobjack Bay & Chesapeake Bay. Contrasting harmoniously with the formal rooms are the modern, open-plan kitchen with breakfast area and brick-floored sunroom; step out of the sunroom onto a patio surrounding the in ground pool. The Master Suite features a bay window, walk-in closet and whirlpool bath.

Fifteen Rooms – Six bedrooms – Four full baths – Five fireplaces – 10’ ceilings.

Marvel at the gardens of Magnolia stellata, Hypericum, Oak Leaf Hydrangea, Japanese Maple, Wisteria, Roses, Lavender, Rosemary and hundreds of mature English Boxwoods.

Rear Elevation
Rear Elevation
Oriented to Water - View Towards Newpoint Comfort Lighthouse
Pier on Davis Creek
Pier on Davis Creek
Floating pier
Floating Pier
Floating Pier
Formal Living Room
Formal Living Room
Bedrooms 6
Full Baths 4
Heated Sq. Ft. 5,500
Stories 3
Acres 5.0

Features.

  • Waterfront
  • Dining room
  • Foyer
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Driveway - Dirt
  • Garden
  • Gazebo
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Fireplaces
  • Wood floors
  • Central air
  • Dishwasher
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • 10-foot Ceilings

No Contact Information.

This listing is archived and is not for sale.

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Archived in April, 2011

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