Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Information about living and buying real estate in Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Information about living and buying real estate in Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Chancellorsville Crossing of Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County is the newest subdivision by Ryan Homes of single-family homes in the Fredericksburg area. Home designs at Chancellorsville offer single level floor plans with entry level bedrooms. This subdivision will have 125 homes when finished with 1/2 acre home sites and is just east of the Chancellorsville Battlefield on Route 3.
Palermo: Beginning at 2,264 finished sq. ft. with 4-5 bedrooms, 2.5-3.5 bathrooms and a 2-car garage.
Springmanor: Beginning at 3,073 finished sq. ft. with 3-4 bedrooms, 2-3 bedrooms and 2-car garage. This is single-level floor plan with 3 bedrooms on the main level.
Rome: Beginning at 3,647 finished sq. ft. with 4-5 bedrooms, 2.5-3.5 bathrooms and 2-car garage. This is a very popular floor plan in the Ryan Homes single-family homes collection.
Corsica: Beginning at 3,976 finished sq. ft. with 4-5 bedrooms, 2.5-3.5 bathrooms and 2-car… Continue reading
This article is about the latest active adult community to answer the demand for 55+ housing in Fredericksburg, Virginia. River Crossing active adult community, Fredericksburg, is a subdivision of 33 main level living detached homes. It is conveniently located next to Central Park shopping center, and directly across from Spotsylvania Towne Centre. This senior living housing project is in Spotsylvania County while giving residents access to the Historic District of Fredericksburg, Mary Washington Hospital, and Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center within minutes.
River Crossing Active Adult Community, Fredericksburg is for anyone looking for a smaller active adult community with the best access to entertainment, medical, and shopping needs offered in the Fredericksburg area. Ryan Homes is building 4 home designs at River Crossing Active Adult Community, Fredericksburg with floor plans that have first floor master bedrooms. The Calvert home design (model home), floor plans of all homes at River Crossing, and… Continue reading
Luxury Homes Builder Classic Homes
Classic Homes has been building luxury homes for years in subdivisions, and for custom homes for individual clients on private property. Classic Homes offers luxury home designs for both types of new homes near Interstate 95 in Fredericksburg, Stafford, and Woodbridge. Because of the track record of this building company, and the home designs, floor plan options, and pricing, we recommend negotiating the construction of a luxury home in any of their subdivisions with 2 to 3 acre home sites.
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Subdivisions of Classic Homes
Glen Haven: A 31 home subdivision of 2 acre home sites 5 miles west of Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County.
Stonegate is… Continue reading
Parks and Battlefields in Spotsylvania County
There are many opportunities to experience Civil War history in all corners of Spotsylvania County. The Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park is made up of a collection of Civil War historical sites governed by the National Park Service. These sites include Chatham Manor (Falmouth), Chancellorsville Battlefield, Battle of Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of the Wilderness, Fredericksburg Battlefield (Battle of Salem Church), and the Stonewall Jackson Shrine.
There were 36 Union Napoleon Guns commanded by Captain Clermont Livingston Best at Fairview on May 3, 1863. They were dueling with 40 Confederate cannons (directly forward of this artillery position) under the command of Colonel Edward Porter Alexander at Hazel Grove about 1,200 yards to the west along current day Stuart Drive. This artillery position gave Confederate General J. E. B. Stuart the ability to reach General Hooker’s Headquarters (about 2,000 yards from Hazel… Continue reading
The most organized youth sports opportunities are organized through Spotsylvania County Parks & Recreation including baseball, softball, basketball, cheerleading, flag football, football, spring and fall soccer. Other athletic organizations include: Paragon Gymnastics and Training Center (Fredericksburg), Spotsylvania County Little League, Spotsylvania County Lacrosse Club and Ron Rosner Family YMCA of Spotsylvania. Adult sports leagues at the Spotsylvania Branch of the Rappahannock Area YMCA are basketball, pickleball, racquetball, tennis, volleyball, wallyball. Youth sports include basketball, cheerleading, gymnastics, and tennis.
Other sports and recreation in Spotsylvania County are listed below:
1. American Family Fitness (Spotsylvania) 10020 Southpoint Parkway Fredericksburg, Virginia 22407 (540) 898-6111.
American Family Fitness offers the following fitness programs: Personal training, group fitness classes, mind and body classes, cycle, 8-week coach programs, aquatics, metabolic testing, body composition testing, nutrition services. Amenities include KidZone with family membership, cafe and pro shop.
2. Anytime Fitness (Spotsylvania) 4276 Plank Road Fredericksburg, Virginia 22407 (540) 548-0724.
Anytime Fitness is a 24-hour gym with personal training and wellness programs through cardio and strength equipment.
3. Bodyworks Downtown Athletic Club 1027 Caroline Street Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401 (540) 899-2203.
Bodyworks conducts classes for abs training, belly dance, functional flexion, total body conditioning, trx suspension, yoga, and zumba. Bodyworks has cardio and strength equipment, a yoga studio, locker rooms and sauna.
The Spotsylvania County golf courses and surrounding courses listed here in neighboring jurisdictions are convenient golfing options for area residents.
Fawn Lake Country Club 11305 Longstreet Drive Spotsylvania, Virginia 22551 (540) 972-6200
This private course is known as ‘Arnold Palmer’s Virginia Masterpiece’ in the gated community of Fawn Lake on the eastern edge of the Wilderness Battlefield in Spotsylvania County. This 18 hole regulation course measures 7,010 yards from the longest tees, and is a par 72 with a 74.1 course rating and 138 slope rating. It has zoysia grass fairways, a 16 tee driving range, and opened in 1995. Fawn lake Country Club has tournaments for the the men’s and women’s associations, couple’s twilight golf, and a couples championship. The junior program has clinics and tournaments, summer camp, and lessons. Other amenities at the country club are the Harbor Club Restaurant offering lunch, dinner,… Continue reading
This article lists equestrian facilities in Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Listed here are venues for riding lessons, summer camps, clinics, and training.
Colchester Equines 2568 New Bridge Road Mineral, Virginia 23117 (540) 894-4700
Colchester Equines offers horseback riding lessons, trail rides at the facility and Lake Anna State Park, pony parties at the facility or at your farm, horse training lessons at the facility or your farm. Colchester Equines offers several levels of horse training including a three-month program for unbroken horses.
Cornerstone Equestrian Inc. 4381 Trail of Faith Court Locust Grove, Virginia 22508 (540) 226-9525
Horseback riding lessons for all ages and skill levels at your facility or… Continue reading
The Rappahannock Region has several wineries on the Heart of Virginia Wine Trail and Grapes and Grains Trail. Most of the wineries listed here are between the surrounding areas of Fredericksburg and Richmond. The breweries and distilleries are in the city of Fredericksburg, and the counties of Spotsylvania and Stafford. Virginia Wine promotes 249 wineries in the state. It’s a good resource for information related to wine events throughout the year, available wines from each vineyard, tasting fees and features of each winery, wine trails in each region, and the 693 restaurants and vendors of Virginia wines throughout the Old Dominion. There are 86 wineries and 12 wine trails in the Northern Virginia region. The Central Virginia region has 72 wineries and 12 wine trails. Virginia Wine offers a FREE wine guide.