Find Your New Home in Mechanicsville, VA
Located along southeastern Hanover County by the Chickahominy River, Mechanicsville is one of Richmond’s most sought-after areas. Home to numerous shopping and dining destinations, this charming area boasts a high quality of life with great schools and an easy commute. Here are our top five reasons to choose Mechanicsville, Virginia for your next home:
1. Great Schools
Hanover features some of the best area public schools! All Hanover County schools are fully accredited. The district was named one of the top 50 counties in the nation for scholastic achievement by Forbes Magazine. The best part is that our communities in Mechanicsville are conveniently located right next to many county schools. Cool Spring Elementary, Chickahominy Middle and Atlee High Schools are located directly across the street from our Taylor Farm and Giles communities. Rural Point Elementary, Oak Knoll Middle and Hanover High Schools are all less than five minutes away from Rutland Grove.
2. Amazing Location
Mechanicsville is conveniently located off Route 360. Homeowners have quick access to local farmer’s markets, grocery stores including Food Lion and Kroger, and numerous restaurants and shops. It’s also only a short commute to Greater Richmond via I-295. Mechanicsville is near major employers including Owens & Minor, QubicaAMF Worldwide and Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center.
3. World-Class Amenities
The Giles and Rutland Grove communities provide homeowners with world-class amenities at their fingertips. Giles features a 3-million-dollar amenity complex slated to open during the summer of 2021. The Magnolia Club will feature a resort-style pool with beach-like zero entry, a waterslide, lap lanes, shade structures, plus a clubhouse with an indoor kitchen and outdoor entertaining areas. Additional amenities include a zipline, miles of paved nature trails, two stocked community ponds, a treehouse playground and pocket parks.
On-site amenities at Rutland Grove are well underway. The tot lot with play equipment for kids is open, and work has begun on the pier/gazebo next to the fishing pond. Later this spring, construction will start on the walking trails surrounding the community. Rutland Grove homeowners also have access to all the award-winning amenities in Rutland including the community clubhouse (The Rutland House), swimming pool, sports courts, playground and walking paths.
4. Nearby Attractions
Hanover County is home to a variety of parks and outdoor attractions, perfect for walking, hiking, or biking. If you like history, there is also the 225-year-old Hanover Tavern that hosted George Washington and Patrick Henry. Looking for a little more excitement? Kings Dominion is right around the corner! Enjoy a fast-paced roller coaster or relax at Soak City.
5. Small-Town Feel
The best part of living in Mechanicsville is the small-town feel of the community. Everyone is very friendly and loves to say hello. You will feel miles away from the hustle and bustle, while still having quick access to downtown Richmond.
Explore New Homes For Sale in Mechanicsville
At HHHunt, we believe it’s how you live that matters. We are proud of our long history as a homebuilder in the area and are thrilled to offer several new home communities in the best neighborhoods in Mechanicsville. If you are ready to explore new homes for sale in Mechanicsville, we invite you to connect with us today!