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THREE ROUNDS OF GOLF IN A DAY @ ROYAL NEW KENT

imageThe Solstice Survival is a 54-hole, one-day, individual net and gross stroke-play tournament at several of the region’s best courses. It is competitive golf from sunup to sundown, a day of patience and shadowed golfers perseverance, a day of endurance and elation. With a loyal following, the Solstice Survival sells out every year. You may play as a singleimage or up to a foursome. Download the PDF form and mail in or click the Sign Up Now button on the right to sign up online.

Royal New Kent and GolfStyles are pleased to bring this incredible event to the Richmond-Williamsburg area. The three events in the Washington-area are already sold out because the event, in its 19th year, is so popular.

Read the history of the Solstice Survival.

Read about Royal New Kent Golf here

Read more about nearby Brickshire here

Brickshire Golf Club is sold

Traditional Golf Properties closed it’s purchase of  The Golf Club at Brickshire in Providence Forge, Virginia on Thursday . The course is located between Williamsburg and Richmond, VA.
brickshiregolf The sale included three North Carolina golf courses from Bluegreen Golf — The Golf Club of Chapel Ridge in Pittsboro, The Preserve at Jordan Lake in Chapel Hill and Carolina National Golf Club in Bolivia.
Traditional Golf Properties will begin operating these courses, which are open to the public and offer membership programs.
That boosts the company’s portfolio to 11 mid-Atlantic golf courses.
Brickshire will become part of Traditional’s multi-course membership program that includes Stonehouse in Toano and Kiskiack in Williamsburg.

For membership info contact : Jerry Morelli   757-566-1138   jmorelli@traditionalclubs.com

Read more about the Brickshire community here

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Brickshire Golf Course in New Kent to be sold ?

brickshiregolf According to recent post on Richmond Biz Sense. There are is talk on the street that The Golf Club at Brickshire in , a public/private golf course in New Kent County, VA, might be sold to another chain of golf courses.

The current owner, Blue Green Golf, might be in the process of selling the course to Traditional Golf Properties, which owns four other courses around Richmond and Williamsburg, including Royal New Kent, Stonehouse, Kiskiack , The Crossings and Broad Bay in VA Beach.

Neither Blue Green Golf or Traditional Golf Properties  officials would  comment on the issue.

However, an employee at the Brickshire club said that he and other employees had received paperwork about how payroll would transition to the new owner.

It’s unclear how a possible deal might affect members or patrons who pay greens fees.
Construction on Brickshire, which was designed by Curtis Strange, started in 1999.

Traditional Golf Properties lets members of any of its courses play at any other area golf course they own.  Their current special offers include Unlimited greens fees at Royal New Kent, Stonehouse, Kiskiack & The Crossings Golf Clubs.

Current special rates are below:

 

Initiation Fees

Monthly Fees

Single

$ 0

$156

Family

$ 0

$234

Corporate Membership for 6  Designees

$ 0

$624

     

 

Membership also includes : Preferred Member tee time blocks , Discounted cart fees , Reduced Guest of Member Fees, Complimentary range balls ,Club Charging privileges , No annual assessments ,No annual food and beverage minimums  and Special Member Only events

For membership info contact : Jerry Morelli   757-566-1138   jmorelli@traditionalclubs.com

Read more about the Brickshire community here

Read more about Stonehouse here

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john_circle-merlot-2 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.

New Kent Va Real Estate-Brickshire

brickshireaerialDiscover one of Virginia’s premier golf course communities nestled among the rolling hills of the Virginia countryside in New Kent County,VA.  Brickshire is centrally located less than 30 minutes from both Richmond and Williamsburg .Brickshire  is a master planned community  with a championship golf course, world-class amenities, 1200 acres of rolling hills and woodlands and  meticulously crafted new and resale homes.

New Kent County, Virginia is  one of the oldest and most charming counties in brickshiregolfthe Commonwealth, with an English history dating back 400 years. New Kent’s roads, leading from Richmond to Williamsburg and Hampton Roads, are among the oldest in America. They have been traveled by not only the Colonial Patriots, but the American, French and British Revolutionary and Confederate and Union Civil War armies as well as the U.S. troops for all subsequent wars.

Watch a video tour of Brickshire

 

Brickshire, a Golf Community.
The centerpiece of the  Brickshire community is a championship level, signature golf course. Designed by Curtis Strange, the course with its open brickshireclubhouse fairways and  resort styling offers dramatic views of the community, and accommodates all levels of play. The Golf Club at Brickshire provides a fair test for golfers of all skill levels with five sets of tees.  Yardages extend from 5151 to a strenuous 7291, putting every part of your game to the test. With uphill and downhill shots, uneven lies, wetlands, and water,  no two holes are even remotely alike. poolatbrickshire
Fairways are wide and generally forgiving.  Several fairways have a decided tilt, so the black and white aiming posts should be well heeded.

Four sensational emulation holes, 14 Curtis Strange originals, and fast, well- tended greens make The Golf Club at Brickshire a top rate golfing experience.

Brickshire home sites offer a sense of privacy and quiet not available in most newhomebrickshirenew home communities today, yet everyday conveniences like shopping, restaurants, business parks and restaurants are just a short drive away.

Within 90 minutes of Brickshire are Virginia Beach, the Blue Ridge  mountains and numerous historical landmarks.

Amenities for home owners include the 18-Hole Curtis Strange Signature Golf Course (semi-private) , Golf Clubhouse with Pro Shop, Snack Bar and Restaurant , Owner’s Social Clubhouse complete with brick fireplace, working kitchen and wrap-around porch with views of the golf course. The clubhouse isbrickshirehomes home to a fully-equipped fitness center that is available to all homeowners, A Swimming Pool , Tennis Center and a Playground complex that offers a variety of swings, slides, and climbing apparatus. Adjacent to the playground is the sports field and a covered pavilion with picnic tables.  Equestrian Center Access and Riding Trails and RV/ Boat/ Trailer storage complete the facilities.
Home home owner fees at Brickshire are $560 annually

Brickshire offers miles of paved walking and biking trails throughout more than 1200 acres of brickshiretrails preserved woodlands and lush countryside, connecting individual neighborhoods and amenities. Wind your way through scenic wooded areas and along tree-lined boulevards enjoying nature at its best. Enjoy a leisurely stroll, healthy jog, stimulating bike ride, or a brisk walk with man’s best friend… no mater if you are a novice or expert you will find the right terrain to fit your endurance level.

Other nearby Golf Courses include: the award-winning and challenging Traditions at Royal New KentA Reese Jones course, Viniterra Country Club at New Kent Vineyards is under construction only a few miles away from Brickshire. It will be ready for limited play in 2009 and the Brookwoods Golf Club  an established and popular daily play course.

Schools Website : www.newkentschools.org

Schools for Brickshire are :
New Kent Elementary, New Kent Middle School, New Kent High School

At the entrance to Brickshire lies   Colonial Downs, one of America’s newest and Colonial_Downs finest horse facilities.It features  Thoroughbred horse racing and is the home the Virginia Derby and Colonial Turf Cup, the Patriot Invitational Trot and the

Virginia Harness Day of Champions

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Location Map for Brickshire in New Kent, VA

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From the chart below you can see that in the last 12 months in Brickshire the prices for detached home in Brickshire ranged from $271,000 to $595,000. The price range for home currently listed for sale in the WAAR/ WMLS range from $329,950 to $1,250,000.  There were 31 homes sold in Brickshire in the last 12 months. 68 homes are currently listed for sale and 10 are under contract. The average price per square foot for sold homes in Brickshire in the last 12 months was $131.54

NOTE: There were a few distress sales of unfinished builder homes in the last 12 months. This accounts for the extremely low prices noted in the sold home category.

Low, Average, Median, and High Comparisons
  Closed Pending Active Overall
Low $271,000 $329,950 $329,900 $271,000
Average $383,861 $479,865 $496,323 $462,828
Median $383,500 $384,475 $454,900 $409,500
High $595,000 $880,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000
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