• Historic Windhover

    Mathews, Virginia
  • $1,395,000 US


PROPERTY INFORMATION

HISTORIC WINDHOVER: A LOVELY, ELEGANT LATE 19TH CENTURY CLASSIC GEORGIAN, SET IN SCENIC PARK-LIKE GROUNDS WITH MATURE TREES AND ALMOST 1600' WATER FRONTAGE WITH 2-4 AND 4-6' MLW AT THE JUNCTION OF THE BELOVED EAST RIVER AND PUT-IN CREEK. SAILBOAT DEPTH WATER ACCESSIBLE BY EXTENDING PIER - A CHERISHED ANCHORAGE SPOT FEATURED IN CHESBAY CRUISING GUIDES. THE HOUSE HAS A REAL SOUTHERN ATMOSPHERE WITH 1250 SQ.FT OF PORCHES ON 3 SIDES INCLUDING THE WATERFRONT SCREENED PORCH OF 546 SQ.F. THE HOUSE IS WONDERFULLY RESTORED & DECORATED PRESERVING HISTORIC FEATURES AS HEART PINE FLOORS, SPACIOUS CENTER HALLWAYS, STAIRS WITH WALNUT BANISTERS, ORIGINAL SHUTTERS, ANTIQUE FIXTURES, HIGH CEILINGS (1ST FLOOR 11', 2ND 10'), ABUNDANT WINDOWS ON ALL SIDES, AND MUCH MORE, BUT ALSO HAS THE MODERN UPGRADES WHICH MAKE LIFE COMFORTABLE. THERE IS A SMALL HORSE BARN AND PASTURE ON THE PREMISES. THE HOUSE SITE LIES IN ZONE X. THERE ARE ALSO 5 ADJOINING ACRES AVAILABLE, SPLIT INTO 2 BUILD-ABLE LOTS, IDEAL FOR FAMILY COMPOUND.THE PROPERTY OFFERS GREAT PRIVACY YET IS CONVENIENTLY CLOSE TO THE VILLAGE ON A DESIRABLE QUIET STREET WITH ONLY 5 EXCLUSIVE HOMES ON THE LOVELY EAST RIVER.LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!!