Community Information

Housing
Education
Utilities & Services
Health
Transportation
Recreation
Taxes
Maps

 

Housing

The real estate market in the Northern Neck is as dynamic as that of any metropolitan area. Homes and lots can be found in rural settings, towns or villages, private communities, and waterfront hideaways. Homes and lots dominate, while rental properties play a more limited role.

Property Search

Northern Neck Association of Realtors
www.usamls.net/northernneck

Realtor.com
www.realtor.com/northernneck/nbregion.asp?st=va&poe=realtor

Home Gain
www.homegain.com

Northern Neck Housing Developments

Hills Quarter - Golf Community (800) 795-2464
www.hillsquarter.com

Additional Real Estate Resources

Rappahannock Record Classifieds
www.rrecord.com/real_estate.asp

Community Housing Services

Bay Aging
www.bayaging.org/services_continued.htm#Housing
Bay Aging works to assure the delivery of efficient and appropriate services to older persons in order to help them remain as independent as possible, for as long as possible. The agency assists older residents in the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula with home repair and rehabilitative construction; energy conservation; furnace testing and replacement; well, septic and indoor plumbing improvements; home ownership; apartment rentals; and reverse-equity mortgage counseling.

 

 

Education

Public Schools
Private Schools
Colleges & Universities
Technical Centers

NOTE: The number next to each entry refers to its location on the map.

Public Schools

Each Northern Neck county has its own school district, as does the Town of Colonial Beach.

Lancaster County

Lancaster County Public Schools (804) 435-3183
www.lcs.k12.va.us

Lancaster Primary School (804) 435-3196 [1]
www.lcs.k12.va.us/lps

Lancaster Middle School (804) 435-1681 [2]
www.lcs.k12.va.us/lms

Lancaster High School (804) 462-5177 [3]
www.lcs.k12.va.us/lhs

Northumberland County

Northumberland School Board (804)529-6134
www.nucps.net

Northumberland Elementary School (804) 580-8032 [4]
www.nucps.net/NES/template_home_page_nes1.html

Northumberland Middle School (804) 580-5753 [5]
www.nucps.net/NMS/template_home_page_nms.html

Northumberland High School (804) 580-5192 [6]
www.nucps.net/NHS/template_home_page_nhs.html

Richmond County

Richmond County School Board (804) 333-3681
www.richmond-county.k12.va.us

Richmond County Elementary School (804) 333-3510 [7]
www.richmond-county.k12.va.us/rces

Richmond County Intermediate School (804) 333-3560 [8]
www.richmond-county.k12.va.us/rciweb/index.html

Rappahannock High School (804) 333-3551 [9]
www.richmond-county.k12.va.us/rhsweb/index.htm

Westmoreland County

Westmoreland County School Board (804) 493-8018
www.wmlcps.org

Cople Elementary School (804) 472-2081 [10]
www.wmlcps.org/schools/cople/default.htm

Washington District Elementary School (804) 224-9100 [11]
www.wmlcps.org/schools/washdistrict/default.htm

Montross Middle School (804) 493-9818 [12]
www.wmlcps.org/schools/montross/default.htm

Washington & Lee High School (804) 493-8015 [13]
www.wmlcps.org/schools/washandlee/default.htm

Colonial Beach

Colonial Beach School Board (804) 224-0906
www.cbschools.net/cbps_welcome/index.html

Colonial Beach Elementary School (804) 224-9897 [15]
www.cbschools.net/cbps_elemsch/cbes.html

Colonial Beach High School (804) 224-7166 [16]
www.cbschools.net/cbps_highsch/cbhs.html

Regional

Chesapeake Governor's School 804-443-0267
www.cbgs.k12.va.us

Private Schools

Chesapeake Academy (804) 438-5575 [17]
www.chesapeakeacademy.org

Lighthouse Christian Academy (804) 435-2435 [18]

Monroe Bay Christian Academy (804) 224-9375[19]

Woodland Academy (804) 493-8244 [20]

 

Regional

Christchurch School (804) 758-2306 - Saluda
www.christchurchschool.org

Homestead Academy (804) 445-0763 - Tappahannock

St. Margaret's School (804) 443-3357 - Tappahannock
www.sms.org

Tappahannock Junior Academy (804) 443-5076 - Tappahannock

Colleges & Universities

Rappahannock Community College (804) 333-6700 or (800) 836-9379 [21]
http://www.rappahannock.edu/

Regional

Mary Washington College (540) 654-1000 - Fredericksburg
www.umw.edu

Randolph-Macon College (804) 752-7200 - Ashland
www.rmc.edu

University of Richmond (800) 700-1662 - Richmond
www.ur.edu

Virginia Commonwealth University (804) 828-0100 - Richmond
www.vcu.edu

Virginia Union University (804) 257-5600 - Richmond
www.vuu.edu

Technical Centers

Northern Neck Technical Center (804) 333-4940 [22]

 

 

Health

Hospitals
Doctors

Pharmacies

Health Departments
Links

 

Hospitals

Northern Neck

Rappahannock General Hospital (804) 435-8000 - Kilmarnock
www.rappahannockhealth.com/

Regional

Children's Hospital (800) 443-0893 - Richmond
www.childrenshosp-richmond.org

Riverside Regional Medical Center (757) 594-2000 - Newport News
www.riversideonline.com/rrmc/

Riverside Tappahannock Hospital (804) 443-3311 - Tappahannock
www.riversideonline.com/rth/

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital (804) 693-8800 - Gloucester
www.riversideonline.com/rwrh/

MediCorp Health System (800) 722-2788 - Fredericksburg
www.marywashingtonhealthcare.com/

Doctors

Yellow Pages
www.superpages.com

Pharmacies

Anchor Pharmacies (804) 435-1744 - Kilmarnock

Rite Aid Pharmacy (804) 529-6230 - Callao
www.riteaid.com/store-locator

Chesapeake Pharmacy (804) 435-6473 - Kilmarnock
www.epicrx.com

CVS Pharmacy (804) 435-1602 - Kilmarnock

Heathsville Pharmacy (804) 580-7400 - Heahsville
www.epicrx.com

Lively Drug Store (800) 729-4923 - Lively
www.epicrx.com

Peoples Pharmacy of Montross (804) 493-9505 - Montross

Rite Aid Pharmacy (804) 333-4122 - Warsaw

White Stone Pharmacy (804) 435-1051 - White Stone
www.epicrx.com

 

Health Departments

Lancaster County Health Department (804) 462-5197

Northumberland County Health Department (804) 580-3731

Richmond County Health Department (804) 333-4043

Westmoreland County Health Department (804) 493-1335

 

Links

Rappahannock Area Health Education Center
(804) 333-3733 - Montross
www.rahec.org

 

 

Recreation

River Access & Services
Fishing & Hunting
Parks & Trails
Museums & History
Accommodations
Links & Resources

 

River Access & Services

Public Boat Landings (804) 367-1000
www.dgif.virginia.gov/boating/access/

Potomac River

Colonial Beach - Route 633
Westmoreland State Park - Route 347
Coles Point - Route 228
Bonums - Route 763
Vir-Mar Beach - Route 643

Rappahannock River

Carter's Wharf - Route 622
Jones Creek - Route 638
Totuskey Creek - Route 620
Colonial Beach - Route 633
Simonson - Route 606
Belle Isle Park
Greenvale Creek
Windmill Point

Boat Service Stations

Complete List of Facilities from the Virginia Department of Health (804) 371-2889
www.vdh.virginia.gov/EnvironmentalHealth/ONSITE/MARINA/pumpoutdata/index.htm

Rappahannock River Marinas-Lancaster County
http://www.waterworkswonders.org/index.html?section=
Boating%2fWhere%20to%20Boat&id=426&state=
VA&county=LANCASTER&rgn=04

Rappahannock River Marinas-Northumberland County
http://www.waterworkswonders.org/index.html?section=
Boating%2fWhere%20to%20Boat&id=426&state=
VA&county=NORTHUMBERLAND&rgn=04

Rappahannock River Marinas-Westmoreland County
http://www.waterworkswonders.org/index.html?section=
Boating%2fWhere%20to%20Boat&id=426&state=
VA&county=WESTMORELAND&rgn=04

Rappahannock River Marinas-Richmond County
http://www.waterworkswonders.org/index.html?section=
Boating%2fWhere%20to%20Boat&id=426&state=
VA&county=RICHMOND&rgn=04

Facilities With Websites

Colonial Beach Yacht Center (804) 224-7230
www.cbycmarina.com/

Stepp’s Harbor View Marina (804) 224-9265
www.harborvu.com/

Ingram Bay Marina (804) 580-7292
www.captbillyscharters.com

Reedville Marina (804) 453-6789
www.reedvillemarina.com/

Indian Creek Yacht & Country Club (804) 435-6243
www.icycc.com

Windmill Point Resort (804) 435-1166
www.windmillptmarina.com/html/index.php

Yankee Point Sailboat Marina (804) 462-7018
www.yankeepointmarina.com

The Tides Marina (804) 438-6400
www.tidesinn.com/marina/

Whelan’s Marina & Campground (804) 394-9500
www.whelansmarina.com

 

Fishing & Hunting

Fishing License Outlets

State of Virginia
www.mrc.state.va.us/mrcagents.pdf

Fishing & Hunting License Outlets

Lancaster County
www3.dgif.virginia.gov/web/licenseagents/?fips=103
LicAgts_G-L.html#Lancaster

Northumberland County
www3.dgif.virginia.gov/web/licenseagents/?fips=133
LicAgts_M-P.html#Northumberland

Richmond County
www3.dgif.virginia.gov/web/licenseagents/?fips=159
LicAgts_R-Z.html#Richmond County

Westmoreland County
www3.dgif.virginia.gov/web/licenseagents/?fips=193
LicAgts_R-Z.html#Westmoreland

Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries Application & Licensing Forms
http://www.dgif.state.va.us/forms

Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries Non-resident License Order Form
www.dgif.virginia.gov/licenses/lifetime/lifetime-license-application-non-resident.pdf

Other Services & Organizations

VA Charter Boat Association-Northern Neck Charter of Boat Captains (also links to captains in other areas of VA)
www.charterboatsofvirginia.com/find-a-captain/northern-neck-captains/

 

Parks & Trails

Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network (General Information)
www.npca.org/parks/chesapeake-bay-gateways-network.html

Belle Isle State Park (804) 462-5030
www.dcr.virginia.gov/state_parks/bel.shtml

Bushmill Stream Natural Area (804) 684-7577
www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural_heritage/natural_area_preserves/bushmill.shtml

Caledon Natural Area
www.dcr.virginia.gov/state_parks/cal.shtml

George Washington Birthplace National Monument (804) 224-173 2
www.nps.gov/gewa

Heritage Park Resort (804) 333-4038
www.heritagepark.com

Hickory Hollow Trail (804) 435-6092
www.dgif.virginia.gov/vbwt/site.asp?trail=1&loop=CNN&site=CNN14

Hughlett Point Nature Preserve (804) 684-7577
www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural_heritage/natural_area_preserves/hughlett.shtml

Lancaster County Trails

Northumberland County Trails

Rappahannock River National Wildlife Refuge (804) 333-1470

Richmond County Trails

Ruritan Nature Trail (804) 333-6700

Vorhees Nature Preserve (804) 224-9171

Westmoreland County Trails

Westmoreland State Park (804) 493-8821
www.dcr.virginia.gov/state_parks/wes.shtml

Programs

Natural Heritage Program
www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural_heritage/

Natural Area Preserve System
www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural_heritage/natural_area_preserves/

 

Museums & History

A.T. Johnson High School Museum (804) 493-7070 - Montross

Ball Memorial Museum (804) 580-8581 - Heathsville

Colonial Beach Museum (804) 224-7181 - Colonial Beach

George Washington Birthplace National Monument (804) 224-1732 - Oak Grove

Historic Christ Church (804) 438-6855 - Irvington

Kilmarnock Museum (804) 436-9100 - Kilmarnock

Kinsale Museum (804) 472-3001 - Kinsale

Lancaster County Historic Resource Commission (804) 462-5220 - Lancaster

Mary Ball Washington Museum (804) 462-7280 - Lancaster

Menokin (804) 333-1776 - Warsaw

Northern Neck of Virginia Historical Society (804) 493-8440 - Montross

Northumberland County Historical Society (804) 580-8581 - Heathsville

Reedville Fishermen's Museum (804) 453-6529 - Reedville

Rice's Hotel & Hughlett's Tavern (804) 580-3536 - Heathsville

Richmond County Museum (804) 333-3607 - Warsaw
www.co.richmond.va.us/museum.htm

Steamboat Era Museum (804) - Irvington

Stratford Hall Plantation (804) 493-8038 - Montross
www.stratfordhall.org

Westmoreland County Museum (804) 493-8440 - Montross
www.westmoreland-county.org/index.php?p=visiting&c=countyMuseum

 

Accommodations

Northern Neck Inn - Warsaw 804-333-1700
www.northernneckinn.com/

Buckley Hall Inn (888) 450-9145 or (804) 725-1900
www.buckleyhall.com

Cat's Cove Cottage (804) 529-5056
www.catscovecottage.com

Fleeton Fields Bed & Breakfast (800) 497-8215
www.fleetonfields.com

Flowering Fields Bed & Breakfast (804) 435-6238

GrandView Bed & Breakfast (804) 453-3890
http://grandviewbb.freeyellow.com

Holiday Inn Express - Kilmarnonck (804) 436-1500

Hope & Glory Inn (804) 438-6053
www.hopeandglory.com

Linden House Plantation (804) 443-1170 or (866) 887-0286
www.bedbreakfasthome.com/lindenplantation/

Northumberland Motel (804) 529-6370 - Callao

The Bell House (804) 224-7000
www.thebellhouse.com

The Inn at Montross (804) 493-0573
www.theinnatmontross.com/

The Tides Inn (804) 438-5000
www.tidesinn.com/

'Tween Rivers Bed & Breakfast (800) 485-5777
www.tweenrivers.com

 

Links & Resources

The Northern Neck Tourism Commission maintains the most comprehensive calendar and database of recreational resources on the peninsula. (800) 393-6180
www.northernneck.org

Colonial Beach Visitor Center (804) 224-8145

Northumberland County Visitor Center (804) 529-5031

Potomac Gateway Welcome Center (540) 663-3205

Richmond County Visitor Center (804) 333-3607
www.co.richmond.va.us/museum.htm

Westmoreland County Visitor Center (804) 493-8440
www.westmoreland-county.org/index.php?p=visiting&c=countyMuseum