Neighborhood: All Others Area 123, 123 - Essex County, Prince Street
Welcome to the Old Customs House, circa 1750, w/ 19th century additions located in the Tappahannock Historic District. This historic property has served as a private home, as a Tavern or Ordinary & as a "Customs House" for the purpose of recording & collecting "customs" when the main source of commerce & trade was the Rappahannock River. This historic treasure features standing seam metal roofs, a three bay front, high ceilings, original mantels, moldings, door hardware, multiple fireplaces w/ interior chimneys, original heart pine floors, staircases, original HL Hinges & other hardware, Flemish Bond Brickwork with Water Table, two stories over a multi-level walk-out basement, nine-over-nine sash windows w/ much original glass & a west side two story entrance porch w/ breathtaking views of the Rappahannock. Located in the highly desirable downtown Tappahannock Historic District neighborhood.