Category Archives: BREAKING NEWS!!

Pipe In Tree Farm – 696 Point Anne on the Piankatank River at hartfield! Pending Sale!

Sited high above the wonderfully deep and pristine Piankatank River (in Middlesex County, Virginia is Pipe-in-Tree Farm circa 1893. This fabulous late Victorian era farmhouse offers endless views of the Piankatank River in every direction and has retained all of the elements one would expect to find in well built property from this era including a breathtaking walnut staircase that must be seen to be appreciated, pine floors, wide / long outdoor porches and multiple dependencies. Possessing an astounding and intriguing provenance, this property has witnessed important historic events throughout its history as well as hosted iconic celebrations and gatherings. Property amenities include a three-bay carriage house/garage, bunk house, garden cottage, herb gardens, cedar lined drive, circular driveway, tidal pond, 500′ of waterfrontage, new lifetime bulkhead, pier/dock with power, water and outdoor lighting, boat lift, and magazine worthy outdoor dining and entertaining areas. Convenient to Urbanna, Irvington, Gloucester and all that the area has to offer. World class wineries, golf, marinas, shopping and charming historic waterfront towns that the area is known for. In ages past this property has been the site of iconic parties and visited by dignitaries and notables during the silver screen era. An intriguiging property with a grand story for the ages and one yet to tell!

The links below will take you to my property page on www.karinandrewsestates.com and also to my property site featuring: photography, video, 3D Matterport Tour and Floor Plans!

696 Point Anne Drive, Hartfield, VA 23071 | 2005130 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty (karinandrewsestates.com)

696 Point Anne Dr, Hartfield | Craig Davenport – ARC Imaging (arc757.com)

This property is closing on April 1, 2021! If I can help you achieve your Real Estate Selling or Buying Goals, Please reach out to me!, I’d be delighted to assist you!

Karin Andrews – 757-220-9500 or 804-445-5500 cell

email: Karin.Andrews@BHHSTowne.com

“Panorama” Circa 1932 in Westmoreland County is now Pending at Full Price!

Offered for purchase on Virginia’s Historic and Breathtaking Northern Neck is “Panorama”, circa 1932. Built by the Stuart family of Stratford Hall, this handsome Colonial / Georgian Revival Masterpiece is sited on a high promontory overlooking Chandlers Mill Pond. Offered with 133+ acres this property is without equal in the region and is one of the most breathtaking properties in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Although it was offered for purchase for several years (by other brokerages) before I was asked to list the property; I revamped the marketing, was present for showings and hit the ground running for the seller. After receiving multiple offers, the property is now under contract. The Link below features stunning photography of this lovely Historic, Waterfront and Equestrian Property at Montross, Virginia. Please contact me if I can help you fulfill your Real Estate Selling or Purchasing Goals. I represent sellers and purchasers of Luxury, Historic, Waterfront and Equestrian Properties throughout the major estate regions of Virginia, most notably the Northern Neck, Middle Peninsula and Chesapeake Bay Region.

https://www.1005panoramard.com

1005 Panorama RD, Westmoreland, VA 22520 | 10351594 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty (karinandrewsestates.com)

Please feel free to click on any of the photos below to see more about Panorama at Montross, Virginia.

A Jeffersonian Revival Crown Jewel has New Stewards!

Wareham Farm, beautifully sited on the Ware River, looking into Mobjack Bay is an exquisitely rare offering on 60+ acres. This grande dame was designed by the chief restoration architect at Monticello, Floyd Johnson, AIA. Getting to know these sellers through the years and Marketing their property, which they had lovingly restored, was a true labor of love. Representing my clients is one of the great honors and also often one of the greatest pleasures as relationships are so important in life and in business. The Link Below will take you to my sold listing of Wareham Farm, 5841 White Hall Road in Gloucester, Virginia. I represented the Sellers in this transaction.

Gloucester County, VA 23061 | 10341726 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty (karinandrewsestates.com)

For Additional Information and to see how I present my visual property packages with regard to my videos, 3D Matterport Tours, Floor Plans, Photos, etc. Click the link below for Wareham Farm. I also produce visually stunning brochures and a hard cover book for my clients as a closing gift and remembrance of my work on their behalf.

Jeffersonian Revival on the Ware River | Craig Davenport – ARC Imaging (arc757.com)

Woodland – Circa 1790 – Sold

Woodland – circa 1790 is a Federal Style all Brick Manor House in Essex County, Virginia that recently closed just prior to Thanksgiving 2020. The property is sited on 17.44 acres and is one of Essex County’s most recognizable homes having been featured on the prestigious Historic Garden Week in Virginia Tour and also having been a special event venue for years. It is now the home of a lovely family who will continue to be wonderful stewards to this very special property. I represented the Seller in this Transaction.

Link below:

26275 Tidewater TRL, Essex County, VA 22454 | 10266259 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Towne Realty (karinandrewsestates.com)

The Real Estate Market is on Fire!

2020 has been a year of paradoxes and upheaval…with that said it has been an amazing time to help my clients achieve their buying or selling goals. It has been a record breaking year for Real Estate Sales in the Northern Neck and Chesapeake Bay Region of Virginia. I have had the honor and privilege of helping my clients achieve their Real Estate goals. If I can help you achieve yours, please give me a call or send me an email…I’d love to hear from you!

I can be reached at 804-445-5500 by cell and by email at: karin.andrews@bhhstowne.com. One of my recent sold properties is Wareham Farm. More information about Wareham and my other sold listings as well as sold properties where I represented purchasers, can be found on this site!

Sold! Glen Roy circa 1850 in Gloucester County, Virginia at Ware Neck – Is now a closed sale!

One of the most wonderful parts of my work is the relationships and lifetime friendships that I am blessed to forge with my clients and fellow realtors. Relationships are essential in every part of life and business.

Join me in congratulating my buyer clients in their purchase of one of the most elegant riverfront historic properties in the entire Chesapeake Bay Region of Virginia! The serenely breathtaking views are spectacular, whether you are on the lawn, on the porch or up on the roof…literally! Glen Roy has a functioning Widows Walk which has been in use since before the Civil War. Properties like this don’t come along everyday! When purchasing historic or estate properties, it is essential to have an experienced agent to see you through the important vetting phase and through to a successful and un-eventful closing! Surrounded by 58+ pastoral acres with multiple dependencies, including a two car garage with guest house, carriage house which has been converted to a two-story guest house, library which dates to the early 18th century, numerous barns / sheds, in-ground pool and so much more! This exquisite property truly is one of the most sublimely elegant properties on the market, in Virginia is now taken! Offered at $1,745,000 usd it sold in the Spring of 2020! Another thrilled purchaser and clients who are living their best life in the Tidewater Region of Virginia! If you are in need of dynamic representation with a very high level of service, please feel free to reach out to me at 804-445-5500. Let’s talk!

SOLD!!!! On Tappahannock, Virginia’s Gold Coast!

Enfield, circa 1938, one of the loveliest Country Place Era Properties on the Upper Middle Peninsula has new stewards as of July 1, 2019. Beautifully sited with a commanding presence above the Rappahannock River, Enfield possesses an ages old charm and character rarely found in most waterfront offerings. The gardens surrounding this gracious and inviting home give the property the feeling of being a grand estate, when it is actually just a little bit less than one acre. Please click the link below for additional information on this wonderful property now SOLD!

https://issuu.com/townerealty/docs/andrews_8x8_brochure_-_733_n._churc/2

Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab Populations up by 60%

In recent years there has been a decline in Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab Populations, however the numbers are up significantly this year, which is outstanding news for the Chesapeake Bay Blue Crabs and for that summertime crab picking. This delectable crustacean is back! Great News for the Chesapeake Bay!

Be sure to click on one of the links below for more information on the delectable, edible Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) . Like Oysters, Crabs are essential to the health of the Bay and its tributaries! This is wonderful news and long awaited.

https://www.vims.edu/research/topics/blue_crabs/index.php

A Country Place Era Historic Waterfront Home on Tappahannock’s famed Gold Coast!

Enfield Circa 1938 is a warm, welcoming and elegantly appointed Riverfront Retreat, beautifully sited above the Rappahannock River on Tappahannock’s famed Gold Coast! Sweeping Riverfront Views can be yours in every direction with a vast protected landscape across the Rappahannock.  Offered for Purchase at $839,000! Please click the link below for additional listing information!

http://www.karinandrewsestates.com/Home/10211675/WXN/733-N-Church-LN-Essex-County-VA-22560/

Property features include: a lovely entrance hall, hardwood floors throughout, magnificent moldings, high ceilings, spacious rooms, river facing large eat-in kitchen with granite counter-tops, dedicated laundry / utility room, formal dining and living rooms, handsome paneled library/office, den with fireplace, outdoor patios with brick pathways, first floor bedroom, two wood burning and one gas fireplace, 4 full baths in the main house, basement, pier, partially covered dock, workshop, garden shed, two car garage with guest apartment and full bath, stately magnolias, mature boxwood, glorious gardens, numerous outbuildings and a multitude of outdoor living spaces.  Stunning Waterfront and Serene Garden views from every room provide interest throughout the year.

The offering of Enfield presents a once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase your own “Country Place Era” waterfront retreat!  Designed by Edward Sinnott a well known Richmond Architect in 1938.  Subsequent Additions by Clarence W. Huff, Jr. and others.  A fabulous kitchen addition was added in recent years with sweeping and serene views of the Rappahannock River just above Tappahannock.

Shown by appointment only.  24 Hours notice required to show.  Listing agent must be present for showings. Please contact agent, Karin Andrews – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices – Towne Realty at 804-445-5500 or via email at Karin.Andrews@BHHSTowne.com.  Listing Agent is local.

Tappahannock’s Gold Coast

Rappahannock River and the Gold Coast!
Glorious Gardens

Huge Price Reduction – Lisburne Circa 1810!

One of the Great remaining Crown Jewels of the Chesapeake Bay Region of Virginia has been reduced from $2,500,000 to $2,100,000.
This amazing waterfront estate property is located just 12 minutes or less to Historic Yorktown and approximately 30 minutes from the Heart of Colonial Williamsburg, via the Colonial Parkway.  For Additional Listing Information, please click on the link below and feel free to share with any family, friends, acquaintances or colleagues who may be interested in purchasing this breathtaking property on Vaughan’s Creek – a branch of the Severn River.

http://www.karinandrewsestates.com/Home/10190054/WXN/7971-Glass-RD-Gloucester-County-VA-23072/

 

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