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By Bill Ness | Broker in Chicago, IL
  • The Retreat at Greenbrier, Chesapeake, Virginia

    Posted Under: Home Buying in Chesapeake  |  November 22, 2011 12:41 PM  |  3,015 views  |  No comments
    The Retreat at Greenbrier, Chesapeake, VirginiaVirginia retirees in search of a charming community boasting a fabulous location will want to visit The Retreat at Greenbrier. This 55+ community is located in the town of Chesapeake is an easy drive from Virginia Beach, Newport News and Norfolk, plus the state capital of Richmond, Virginia is just two hours away. Residents enjoy everyday conveniences just minutes from the community including retail stores, restaurants, grocery stores, banks, medical facilities and outdoor recreation. Three wonderful wildlife refuge parks are popular area attractions.

    The homes at this intimate sized Virginia active adult community are available on a resale basis. In total the community is made up of 179 homes which were built in 12 different floor plans including quadriplexes, townhomes and single-family homes.  Sizes range from just over 1,400 to over 2,500 square feet. Townhome owners enjoy low-maintenance living with all landscaping, lawn care and exterior maintenance covered by the homeowner association for a monthly fee. Prices begin in the high $200’s and go up to the mid $400’s.

    Aside from an attractive location and elegant homes, The Retreat at Greenbrier also offers a wonderful collection of amenities. The Lakeside Clubhouse is home to a wide variety of amenities to encourage a physically fit and socially active lifestyle.  There is a fitness center, hobby and game rooms, billiard tables, meeting rooms and welcoming social spaces to meet up with friends or catch-up on a good book. Outdoor amenities include a heated swimming pool, lighted walking trails, a lakeside gazebo and community garden plots. A cozy outdoor lounge area with a firepit is perfect for a relaxing night by the fire with friends.  

    The smaller size of this 55+ community is ideal for the Virginia retiree looking for a tight-knit community feel. It’s easy to meet new people and make meaningful friendships. With just 179 homes, neighbors enjoy getting to know each other and feel a strong sense of community where neighbors can rely on each other.

    For more information and photos of this and other VA active adult retirement communities please visit 55Places.com. To stay in touch with us please join our Facebook page by clicking the Facebook link below.

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