Monticello Woods is a planned residential home community conveniently located off of Monticello Avenue. It is one of the most conveniently located communities in the entire county. Close to the Monticello Corridor, it is virtually a 3-5 minute drive, at best, to a major department store ( Target), a major food store ( Ukrops), several pharmacies, a full-service gas station, two major bank/lending institutions, eateries, novelty stores, and service establishments such as video rental and parcel mailing. Add to this the Mid-County Park complex–complete with “Kidsburg” playground, walking trails, and lighted athletic fields– and it’s easy to see that Monticello Woods is a wonderful place to live. The Williamsburg National Golf Course and the Virginia Capitol Bike Trail are just minutes from the neighborhood.
Monticello Woods features a residents’ clubhouse and outdoor pool.
New homes are currently under construction and for sale along with resale homes.
All of the homes in Monticello Woods were built by local custom builder, Wayne Harbin Builder, Inc. using a variety of custom and Southern Living plans.
Homes in the neighborhood range in size from 2400 to over 3700 square feet. With the average home size being around 3000 square feet. Three to Five bedroom models have been built in both ranch and two story models. Over two thirds of the homes sold included a first floor master bedroom. Lots sizes range from a third of an acre to over half an acre. The majority of the lots in Monticello Woods are over 100’ wide and homes are well sited allowing for privacy within the planned community. The community backs to historic Powhatan Creek.
There is an active social scene within the neighborhood with an organized Bunco group, a business group and a craft club among others.
There is a mandatory Home Owners Association with monthly fees of $62 . These fees cover use and maintenance of the pool, common area and clubhouse . The HOA is managed by United Property Associates and is now under the control of the home owners.
|Sales Statistics For Monticello Woods from the Williamsburg MLS ( WMLS) as of 8/20/2009|
James City County Williamsburg Schools for Monticello Woods for 2010 are Clara Byrd Baker Elementary, James Blair Middle and Jamestown High School. Although James Blair is scheudled to close in 2010. Re districting will determine the new middle school. View Stats for these schools here
Founded in 1985, Wayne Harbin Builder, Inc. has earned a solid reputation and the number of awards for building quality homes has increased with every new home they build. As the sole Southern Living Custom Builder Program builder on the Peninsula and in the Williamsburg VA area, they have grown in their ability to produce classic Southern designs and contemporary living arrangements. You can see Harbin homes in the Williamsburg area in Wellington subdivision, Greensprings West, the Oaks at Fenton Mills in Upper York County, The Settlement at Powhatan Creek, a 55+ community of low maintenance homes, the Westmoreland neighborhood and in Port Warwick, in the Newport News area and in Gloucester in the Robinson’s Springs and Ashe Farms neighborhoods. They will be building condos in Poquoson Va at Village Park of Poquoson.
Location Map of Monticello Woods in James City County/ Williamsburg, VA
Street View in Monticello Woods
This post was authored by local resident and REALTOR, John Womeldorf. John is known around town as Mr. Williamsburg, for both his extensive knowledge of the historic triangle, and his expertise in the local real estate market. His websites, www.WilliamsburgsRealEstate.com and www.MrWilliamsburg.com, were created as a comprehensive resource about living in Williamsburg, with the hopes of selling a house now and again. You can reach him at 757.254.8136 or John@MrWilliamsburg.com.