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Richmond Retirement Communities plus Williamsburg Over 55 communities and counties in Southern Virginia 

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View Richmond retirement communities for over 55 and Williamsburg over 55 communities in the southeast part of Virginia located approximately 54 miles apart. On this page we also include Montgomery and Roanoke counties further west.


Richmond is the capital seat of Virginia and has a large VA Medical Center.

Chesterfield County
South of Richmond and third most populous county in Virginia.

Resales Richmond Area

Goochland County

Henrico County

Hanover County

New Kent County
One of the fastest growing areas in the U.S. and Virginia.

Williamsburg New and Resale

Montgomery County
Much further to the west minutes from the Blue Ridge mountains

Roanoke County
In the western part of the state.

See Virginia Index.

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Richmond area

Map with community markers of the Richmond, Va area:

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Chesterfield county - south and southwest of richmond

  • Villas at Iron Mill - Chester - 2 bedroom/ 2 bath detached 1st floor living homes - Amenities include clubhouse, pool, and more.  5400 Bradenton Dr. - 804-206-8068
  • Villas at Providence - North Chesterfield - Small community by Eagle Homes of spacious 3 BR, 2 BA homes with 2-car garage now from $400's.  9201 Reams Rd. - 804-404-9528 - Onsite Thurs-Mon, 12-5 - One home remains
  • Kenbrook at Harpers Mill - Medium to large homes in active resort community within Harpers Mill master community by Eagle Homes - Amenities include Clubhouse, pool, walk and bike trails, dog park and more. From $400's - 15860 Blooming Rd., Chesterfield - 804-404-9277 - Open Thurs-Mon, 12-5
  • Greenwich Walk Villas at Foxcreek - West Chesterfield area - Single homes and townhomes with resort-style amenities.  Walk to stores Priced from $430,000 - See by appointment only - 6703 Southwalk Heights, Moseley - 804-206-8068
  •  Chesterfield County - Richmond - By 55+ builder Traditions of America - Planned amenities include pool, clubhouse and more.  Sign up on VIP List on their website for updates.  


  • Westwood Village - Midlothian near Richmond by Ryan Homes - Price - $ - From $200's - 2 BR/2 BA Condominiums - elevator building - outstanding amenities for seniors - considered active adult but not over 55 (verify) - nearing closeout.
    Ph: 804-794-7381 - 1000 Westwood Village Way, Midlothian


  • Greenwich Walk Villas at Fox Creek - These are single homes with 2-car garage in a 55+ resort-styled community.  Clubhouse wih Fitness Center, Swim and Racquet Club, Walking Trails, Event Lawn, Social Clubs, recreation, and more.  By Stylecraft Homes -  6737 Liege Hill, Moseley (model) - 804-376-5738 (Amy) - Open Daily

continuing care - west end richmond

  • Lakewood Manor - West End of Richmond - Continuing care community with one time entrance fee and monthly fee - Wellness and fitness programs - community center - walking trails on 128 acre property and more - Choose from villas, apartments and cottages.
    Phone: 866-521-9100 - 1900 Lauderdale Dr. - fees listed on website

goochland county

  • Readers Branch - By Eagle Homes - Small community of spacious to large single homes in countryside now starting at $500's. 1475 Hockett Rd., Manakin-Sabot, Va. - 804-212-1210 - Open Thurs-Mon 12-5 or by appointment
  • Mosaic at West Creek - Goochland - By HHHunt - townhomes from $400's.  Amenities include clubhouse, walking trails and more.  14019 Mosaic Nook, Richmond - 804-552-5810

Hanover County

  • Stags Trail - small community in Mechanicsville, Va. by Eagle - 3 bedroom, 2 bath homes with recreation - shown by appointment only at Sales Center, 12108 Grandview Hill Court, Ashland - located at Rte 301 and Rural Point Rd. - 814-404-9277 - starting price at $499,900.

henrico county

glen allen

  •  West Broad Village - By Eagle Homes in Glen Allen - Not age-restricted but seniors and retirees may like this mixed-use concept of shopping, restaurants, and residences in the same building.  Spacious condos start upper $400's - 2240 Old Brick Rd., Glen Allen - Call for appointment at 804-404-9280
  • Parkside Village - By Eagle Homes - Minutes from Short Pump - spacious to large single homes starting from $399's to $460's -  7039 Benhall Circle, Glen Allen - 804-404-9845 - Open Thurs-Mon 12-5


Hanover county outside richmond

  • Proposed Concept: Live where your food is grown!
  • Woodside Meadows at Chickahominy Falls: Unusual and exciting plan for this community by Cornerstone Homes. A working farm, farmhouse and community kitchen. Village-style with walking and biking trails, clubhouse, pool and more. Garden-style homes. In addition to 55+ there will be homes for all ages. Single homes started $300's. 10455 Cedar Lane - Resales.
  • Upton Woods at Chickahominy Falls - 55+ Agrihood community - I would call this a niche community for people with a common interest in a farming and healthful lifestyle (see the website for more information). It is also a resort-style community with amenities: clubhouse, pool, walk trails, recreation and more. Townhomes were from the $300's. 10417 Woodside Farm Dr., Glen Allen - Resales.
  • The Farmstead at Chickahominy Falls - Villa homes were priced in upper $300's. - Great amenities designed for a healthy lifestyle - Grow your own veggies (verify)! Cornerstone Homes - 10455 Cedar Lane, Glen Allen - Sold
  • River Falls at Chickahominy Falls - By Cornerstone Homes - Spacious and large homes placed by the river - Start $400's.   10447 Woodside Farm Dr., Glen Allen - (may be sold)

Glen Allen

  • Britlyn - Glen Allen - Medium to large craftsman-styled single and first-level homes By Ryan Homes. Price started mid-$400's.  
  • Kenstone Village - Glen Allen near Richmond - by Ryan Homes - condominiums - Price - $$$ - Check with local Realtors - Resales.
  • CrossRidge - Sold - Glen Allen - Atack Properties - Eagle Construction Near West End Richmond - gated - cottage and carriage homes.  Indoor and outdoor pools. Were from $300's.  3300 CrossRidge Glen Way - 804-756-6100 (Homeowners Assoc.) Resales.
  • Coolwell - Hanover near Richmond - Carriage homes started from  $300's - Eagle Homes - Shady Grove Rd., Hanover
  • The Grove at Lucks Lane - Sold out - By 55+ builder Cornerstone Homes - Attached villa homes (medium to large size) in small community of 62 homes started low $300's. 11700 Lucks Lane, Chesterfield
  • Heron Pointe Chesterfield near Richmond - started from low $300's - single level homes on Swift Creek Reservoir.
    Ph: 804-739-3356 (Eagle Realty) - Genito Rd.  
  • Stonebridge Gardens - Chester - 2 bedroom/2 bath villa homes by Centex - loft option - near state park and conservation area. Started low $200's.   5960 East Stonepath Garden Dr., Chester
  • Settler's Ridge - Richmond - Hamlin Homes - single-family homes in rural setting.  64E to Laburnum Avenue
  • Tarrington - Midlothian - A luxury community within larger community.  Homes overlook the James River off Robious Rd. Clubhouse, triple pool complex and more. 3436 Kendal Crossing Terrace - see local Realtors for resales.
  • The Villas at Archer Springs - Sold out - By StyleCraft Homes - low maintenance community including lawn care (verify) - singles started from $300's - Stony Point Fashion Shopping.  3400 Corley Home Dr., Richmond
  • Villas at Dogwood - Started from low $200's
    Dogwood Villas Dr., Woodlake, VA. - See local Realtors
  • Villas at Magnolia Lakes - Chester, near downtown Richmond -  Fishing lake.   Was priced in mid-$200's.    
    5800 Magnolia Cove Circle, Chester   (Cornerstone Homes)
  • The Cove at Magnolia Lakes -  Single homes by Cornerstone Homes. Unique amenities include a professionally managed garden area.  Clubhouse, pool, lake, canoe launch, walking trails and more.  Started low $300's.   Blossom Point Rd. and Magnolia Cove Circle,  Chester, Va.  Resales
  • Villas at Ashford Hill - By Stylecraft Homes - Single homes - some with basements, back yards and upstairs storage (verify which plans).  Amenities include walk trails, Pavilion, and community garden.  Near Midlothian shopping and dining.  Were from $340's. Model is at 11101 Norman Garden Circle, N. Chesterfield  - Resales
  • Townes at Notting Place - By Stylecraft - townhomes were from the $260's - Close to shopping and Providence Golf Club - Amenities include walk trails, Pavilion and community garden.  Optional fenced backyard. 7708 Pocoshock Forest Dr., N. Chesterfield - Resales
  • Villas at Braden Townes - Spacious townhomes with 2-car garages, upstairs Bonus room and single level living started in $200's - Near Hull Street shopping and park -  By Ryan Homes -  10766 Braden Parke Dr., Chesterfield - Resales.
  • Villas at Ashlake - Sold Out - 82 medium to spacious villas - clubhouse, pool and gardening -  By Cornerstone Homes in Chesterfield.  6637 Lake Harbour Dr. - Resales
  • Watermark - Not designated 55+ but is another type of community seniors are interested in:  mixed-use urban-styled community with convenience to shopping and more. Amenities include lake, walking trails. 7100 Ironbridge Rd., Chesterfield - Resales. 
  • Greenwich Walk Townhomes at Fox Creek - In Western Chesterfield, Moseley, Va. - Single-level townhomes.  A large array of recreational pursuits can make a very active community.  Resort-styled environment with Greenwich Walk Clubhouse, lap pool, spa, tennis courts, recreation, social activities and events, boating in Greenwich Pond and more.  (verify all activities)    By Stylecraft Homes.
    6815 Southwalk Heights, Moseley -  Resales

new kent county  55+ new and resales

New Kent

 The Groves at New Kent - New Kent - Single homes by Ryan Homes priced starting in mid- $300's.  1 mile to I-64.  Amenities include: pool, clubhouse, pickle ball, pet park and more.  Model home open.  View by appointment only. 804-784-4082.  Also coming soon:   villas start-priced in mid-$200's (verify).


  • Rock Creek Villas - Quinton, VA - 20 minutes to Richmond - town is between Richmond and Williamsburg - close to amenities of Virginia Beach - single-level attached and detached semi-custom homes of 3-bedrooms. Cunningham Homes, 2-generation family builder.   3392 Rock Creek Villa Dr. - Pocahontas Trail - 804-305-0960 - Call for tour - not open  Monday or Tuesday

new kent 55+ resale community

Midway between Richmond and Williamsburg in the countryside..in New Kent

VaNewKentbyKhov 233...quiet, peaceful country ambience here at New Kent Vineyards
  • Four Seasons at New Kent Vineyards - SOLD - by K. Hovnanian. Started from $200's - Price - $$ - On I-64 Between Williamsburg and Richmond. New Kent County - over 55 community in master community New Kent Vineyards - Offering vineyards and winery, equestrian facilities, golfcourse, village center and connoisseur living.  7723 Rockbridge Run Place, New Kent


Williamsburg, steeped in American colonial history, is known for attractions such as Colonial Williamsburg, tour of historical homes with gardens, numerous golf clubs, parks and waterways for recreation, and William and Mary college. There is also a great amusement park, Busch Gardens, for the grandchildren.

  • Colonial Heritage at Williamsburg by Lennar -  Arthur Hills 18-hole golfcourse.  Executive homes.  New Phase:  Cottages, Manors and Plantations collections - From upper $300's.  Ph: 757-542-9981 - 7015 Statesmen, Williamsburg

Sold out in Williamsburg:

  • Church Square - Smithfield by Atlantic Homes - Duplex homes near James River - Amenities include clubhouse, walking paths, pool and more. Historic Smithfield is 5 minutes away. Was from $250's.
  • The Settlement at Powhatan Creek - Price - $$ - Williamsburg - Ryan Homes - Active adult - Custom home gated community of cottages, carriage and manor homestyles. Located near the 50-mile Capital Trail for biking and walking. 400 homes planned on 225 acres. Pools, spa, clubhouse and more. Golf nearby. 
    4000 River Moor, Williamsburg  
  • Townhomes at The Settlement at Powhatan Creek -  Mid-$200's sold out.

montgomery county

christiansburg resales

  • Villas at Pepper's Ferry - Christiansburg, the county capital of Montgomery County near Blacksburg by Cornerstone Homes - southwest Virginia.  Scenic and 6-mile long walk trail and amenities. Virginia Tech is located in Blacksburg.  
    30 Patriot Way

roanoke county

Resale in roanoke

  • The Orchard Villas - In Roanoke by Cornerstone Homes. Single homes with garages with the scenery of the Blue Ridge Parkway nearby. 2 and 3-bedrooms started in mid $200's.  5300 Crumpacker Dr. - Sold Out

Most Popular on this page*:

  1. Greenwich Walk Townhomes - Moseley
  2. The Groves at New Kent - New Kent
  3. West Broad Village - Glen Allen

*By most views

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