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Liberty Ridge–A Williamsburg VA Neighborhood Spotlight by “Mr Williamsburg”

liberty ridge entranceI haven’t updated my info about Liberty Ridge since back in 2008 when they were putting in the roads and much progress has been made since then .

Liberty Ridge is a large lot community being developed by East West Partners. It is  conveniently located along in James City County/ Williamsburg  along Centerville Rd south of the intersection of Longhill Rd, Just past D.J Montague Elementary. Colonial Williamsburg and Interstate 64 are both within a 10 minute drive of the community

A total of 138 homeowners will be able to call Liberty Ridge home once the community is fully built out.. Home sites are all a minimum of 3 acres. There are larger lots as well ,some as large as nine acres in size.

street view liberty ridge williamsburg vaHome buyers looking for larger lot neighborhoods in the Williamsburg Va area and have a variety of communities to choose from . Skimino Landing Estates along with The Conservancy, The Retreat , Wexford Hills, Woodland Farms, Merry Oaks, Uncles Neck and Banbury Cross are the most popular neighborhoods. Most of these offer 2+ acres yards. There are also numerous parcels off of Forge Rd, Brickbat Rd and others throughout the area that are simply rural or non neighborhood locations.Most of these are typically in the western part of James City or York County.

Search homes and lots with acreage in James City/ York County/ Williamsburg VA here

view all homes for sale in this neighborhoodSale prices of the 20 homes with acreage that sold  in the last 12 months have ranged from $247,500 for a smaller 80’s ranch on 2+ acres to $1,195,000 for a 5000+ square foot home on 23 acres in the Jamestown area of Williamsburg ( a rare occurrence to find this much land so close to Colonial Williamsburg)

Want to see what homes with acreage sold for in the Williamsburg VA area sold for ? Click here to see full details

You can search all homes with acreage in the Williamsburg VA area here

Westport, the  upcoming community that was mired in the financial duress of the Ford Family/ Ford’s Colony debacle will hopefully be moving forward within the next 12 months as well. Westport like Liberty Ridge, Wexford Hills, The Retreat , etc.  will offer 3+ acre lots in a location right down the street from Liberty Ridge. Its location is just outside the Manchester gate of Ford’s Colony on Centerville Rd. . As an added bonus homeowners in Westport will be members of and enjoy the amenities of Ford’s Colony. –Stay tuned for further updates…….

Now, back to Liberty Ridge. Currently there are two completed homes for sale and two proposed construction homes offered there.  They range in price from $675k to $1,275,000

One of the models in Liberty Ridge was built by noted local builder Charles Ross. This home is sited on a 3.26 acre lot. The  4200+ square foot , all brick traditional home has four bedrooms including a first floor master bedroom. 3.5 baths and a feature list a mile long. With three of the four bedrooms on the first floor, it also offers one level living. The home  is perfect for entertaining with a media room and expansive indoor and outdoor living spaces. Special details like a three car garage, two fireplaces and state-of- the-art interior finishes all add to it’s appeal.One of the models in Liberty Ridge was built by noted local builder Charles Ross Homes. This home is sited on a 3.26 acre lot.

It offers 4265 square feet of living space with an expandable unfinished space on the second floor and over the 3 car garage. (The home is now priced at $1,050,00)

The all brick traditional home has four bedrooms including a first floor master bedroom. 3.5 baths and a feature list a mile long. With three of the four bedrooms on the first floor, owners can enjoy one level living. The home  is perfect for entertaining with a media room and expansive indoor and outdoor living spaces. Special details like a three car garage, two fireplaces and state-of- the-art interior finishes all add to it’s appeal.

view all homes for sale in this neighborhoodThe other model currently built at Liberty Ridge is The Breakwater Home , a new William E. Poole Plan built by Michael C. Brown Builders. the 4633 square foot estate home features a master suite on the first and second levels, an open Kitchen to the family room, a large Family Entertainment Room over the three car garage and many fine authentic details throughout the interior.

home in Liberty RidgeThe Michael Brown Builders home is currently priced at $1,275,000.

Some of the amenities planned at  Liberty Ridge by the developer ( East West) will include two  community parks with picnic tables for social and picnic gatherings as well as a community walking and biking trail system that will provide opportunities for residents to explore the natural beauty of the land. And with the county’s 689-acre Freedom Park next door, Liberty Ridge homeowners can add mountain biking and hiking to their list of pastimes for enjoying the great outdoors.

Liberty Ridge is adjacent to with James City Counties ”Freedom Park“

freedom park interpretive center james city countyThe 601-acre Freedom Park is home to significant American history – recognized nationally as the site of the earliest free black settlement dating to 1803-1860, an 18th-century graveyard, the Revolutionary War Battle of Spencer’s Ordinary in 1781 and a 17th century domicile that is revealing much archaeological research of the early colonial period (1680-1730).. Also located in the park are the Williamsburg Botanical Garden, A brand new interpretive center, two miles of multiuse trails and more than 25+ miles of mountain bike trails.

Special Opportunities to Buy Now/ Build Later-EARLY BUILD INCENTIVE for the First Five Families at Liberty Ridge

imageWith the “Early Build Incentive”, home-sites begin in the mid $100’s and the new homes start in the upper $600’s. (For details on the early build incentive scroll down) Now’s a great time to visit the Welcome Center onsite which is open daily noon to 5 pm.

For a limited time, the opportunity to buy a lot and build a home at Liberty Ridge just got even more compelling! If you purchase one of the beautiful wooded home-sites, and begin home construction within 1-year of lot closing, you will receive a cash rebate of 25% of the lot price from the developer.

Liberty Ridge Site plan

liberty ridge site plan

 

Liberty Ridge  offers a Preferred Builders Program featuring some of the region’s finest custom homebuilders. All homes to be built in the community will require the approval of the  Architectural Review Board., ensuring that the highest standards for quality design and construction will be maintained throughout the community. Michael C. Brown Builder, Charles Ross Homes, Ron Curtis Builder, LLC,  Sasser Construction and Birdsong Builders are four of the custom builders available for prospective homebuyers to assist in creating their dream homes at Liberty Ridge.

These companies possess a combined total of more than 65 years of building experience and have crafted some of the finest custom homes in the area.

Lot owners can also bring in another builder as long as their plans and specifications meet the ARB approval process.

The developer of Liberty Ridge, East West Partners has been developing award-winning communities and resorts in seven states across America since 1972. Their first effort way back in 1972 was Brandermill in Chesterfield County , VA now home to 4,400 families it was  named the “Best Planned Community in America” in 1977 by Better Homes and Gardens Magazine and the National Association of Homebuilders.

Other award winning East West communities include Gatling Pointe in Smithfield, VA, The Riverfront, the developer’s second master planned community in Hampton Roads, Eagle Harbor and Founders Pointe, both in Isle of Wight County.

Liberty Ridge students are fortunate to attend  James City County Schools. Students go to DJ Montague Elementary, ,  Hornsby Middle School and Warhill High School

For parents desiring a private school option there are numerous options to choose from  including Walsingham Academy, Hampton Roads Academy, Williamsburg Christian, Providence Classical and more.

The HOA-Homeowner Association in Liberty Ridge will  manage the common areas in the neighborhood as well the other community amenities. The monthly home owner association fee is $75

 

Nearby Fitness Options:: James City Recreation Center, Ironbound Gym American Family Fitness

Nearby Golf Courses : More info on Williamsburg Golf Courses here

Nearby Boating Options:  Jamestown Marina, Governors Land Marina, Chickahominy Riverfront Park

Closest Grocery Stores: Farm Fresh in Norge, Martins at Monticello Marketplace, Trader Joes, Fresh Market, Food Lion

 

find the perfect neighborhood in williamsburg vaKeep looking: If you like Liberty Ridge, , you might also like: Wexford Hills, Uncles Neck, The Retreat, Skimino Landing, ( in the future Westport)

View current homes for sale in Liberty Ridge here

View lots for sale in Liberty Ridge here

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If you have any questions and/or would like to view homes for sale  in Liberty Ridge or other communities in greater Williamsburg or Hampton Roads, I am here to help. Contact me at 757.254.8136 or John@MrWilliamsburg.com


Fast Facts: Liberty Ridge# Home Sites: 138

Homes built from: 2011- present

Price range: $600’s and up

Home Size: About 3,400 square feet and up.

Lot Sizes: 3+ acres. .

HOA Fees:

$75 a month

Schools:

Elementary,D.J Montague

Middle : Lois Hornsby

High School Warhill HS

Property Tax Rate: 77 cents per $100 of assessed value. Taxes on a $700,000 home would be $5.390 annually.

Home Styles: Transitional, Colonials, Two Story and ranches are allowed

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psst … I’m a Realtor! Thanks for stopping by my website. I  would love to help you find your dream home and community in the Hampton Roads or Williamsburg area or to sell your existing home.

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 Hampton Roads and the historic triangle, and his expertise in the local real estate market. His websites, WilliamsburgsRealEstate.com and Mr Williamsburg.com were created as a resource for folks who are exploring a move to Williamsburg, VA , Hampton Roads VA and the  surrounding areas of the Virginia Peninsula.

Here you can search homes for sale , active adult communities, 55+ communitiescondos and townhomes , foreclosures/ REOland, building lots, commercial property  in Williamsburg , Yorktown, New Kent, Gloucester, Poquoson as well as the surrounding areas of Hampton Roads, Virginia
You can reach John by phone at 757-254-8136 or email him at John@MrWilliamsburg.com

I look forward to serving your real estate needs!

Best,

John

Location Map for Liberty Ridge Neighborhood in James City County ,Williamsburg VA

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