A premier community filled with luxurious residences and situated near everything the region has to offer, the Bel Crest subdivision resides in Powhatan County and Midlothian. This age-qualified neighborhood (55+) is right near the intersection of Robious and Winterfield Roads, and this puts residents near shopping, theater, entertainment and even health care in the village of Midlothian.
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Bel Crest is the ideal homebase for exploration of the diverse dining options and retail establishments in the area. In fact, with the close proximity to Winterfield Place, residents have the option to leave their cars at home and walk to the region’s conveniences. When it is time to head out of the Midlothian region, Interstates 64 and 95 are both convenient. The unbeatable placement of Bel Crest puts residents within close proximity to all of the history and culture of Richmond, as well as a one hour drive to the vibrant city of Charlottesville.
The region in which this planned community is located boasts amazing amenities, including opportunities for sport and recreation. In fact, professionally designed Independence Golf Club is situated just across the street from Bel Crest and offers 18 challenging holes, as well as dining facilities and event space. With the James River nearby and several lush parks to choose from, those in Bel Crest have limitless options for getting in touch with nature.
Residents do not even have to leave the subdivision to enjoy great amenities, though. Friends and families within Bel Crest have access to picnic grounds and open green space. Those that wish to take in the impressive Virginia scenery appreciate the network of walking trails in the subdivision. Further, all of the roads are fully paved and impeccably maintained, which makes walking or driving through the neighborhood pleasant. Thoughtful landscaping elements and tall shade trees only add to the ambiance that makes Bel Crest so special.
Custom homes reign supreme throughout Bel Crest, with some of the more prominent builders including Roseland Custom Homes and Bel Arbor Builders. The homes are built in a variety of styles, including both one- and two-story options. Cottages and other classic, homey architectural styles mix together to give Bel Crest a cohesive look. The community prides itself on its old-world craftsmanship and highly efficient floor plans. Open-plan living areas meet main-floor masters, gourmet kitchens with granite and top-of-the-line appliances, luxurious finishes and modern touches in all of the homes. Even though the houses are of newer construction and have all of the modern must-haves, the sense of charm and coziness achieved by the builders makes everyone feel at home. Further, space is never limited in the residences within Bel Crest, as the residences boast average floor plans that range from 2,100 to 5,200 square feet.
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Striking standard inclusions in the residences pair with fantastic upgrade options to give buyers the option to customize their homes, no matter if they choose the Grande or Cottage series. Perhaps best of all, the community boasts maintenance-free living, as all exterior home care and landscaping are included in the monthly homeowners association fee. This gives residents of Bel Crest a chance to fully enjoy everything this subdivision has to offer without having to spend hours outside doing strenuous work.
One of the unique things about Bel Crest is that in most cases, there is an age restriction to enter the subdivision as a homeowner. The homeowners association sets the minimum age in Bel Crest at 55. This puts homeowners with their peers and creates a quiet, desirable environment in which residents can enjoy their golden years. The serene atmosphere exuded by the subdivision is only furthered by the winding roads and mature trees that line the streets.
All this being said, there are some families that live in Bel Crest, though they are few and far between. Those households that include children have access to the schools of Powhatan County. The vast majority of schools in the region are located along Highway 60, which makes them easily accessible and puts students just minutes from their homes in Bel Crest. For students, the renowned University of Virginia is located a mere hour away and is easily accessible via Interstate 64. Several other universities, including the University of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University, are situated less than 30 minutes away in Richmond.
Making a life in Bel Crest subdivision is nothing if not enjoyable. Besides the numerous amenities available to homeowners and residents, there are ample opportunities for social interaction. The neighborhood boasts several diverse community groups to choose from, and this fosters an environment that allows residents to become more than just neighbors, but friends. Annual events, homeowners association meetings and, of course, the great options at Independence Golf Club give the seniors and families of Bel Crest the chance to interact as much – or as little – as they desire. Additionally, because all of the homes in the subdivision benefit from included maintenance, time for leisure is at a maximum.
There are not many planned communities that offer a custom environment, convenience and activity to its residents, yet Bel Crest is one of them. From the responsive homeowners association to the professional management office for the subdivision, it is never hard for residents to get the information, help or anything else they may need. This factor paired with the neighborhood’s unbeatable location near area attractions and even wonderful medical care options makes Bel Crest a community fit for a diverse group of homeowners. Come, see what it is like to live a life of comfort and luxury in Bel Crest.
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