Carter's Grove Plantation is a 750 acre plantation located on the north shore of the James River in the Grove Community of southeastern James City County in the Virginia Peninsula area of the Hampton Roads region of Virginia.
Carter's Grove Plantation on the James River near Williamsburg, Virginia was built for Carter Burwell, grandson of Robert "King" Carter, and was completed in It was probably named for both the prominent and wealthy Carter family and nearby Grove Creek.
Shirley Plantation on the James River in VA. It dates back to but the current structure was built in This is VA's oldest plantation and the generation heir still owns it. Lee's mother was born and raised here.