Homes For Sale Keswick Estates VA
Keswick Estate is a luxurious, 600-acre gated community situated on the manicured grounds of Keswick Hall and located 5 mins east of Charlottesville and Sentara’s new Martha Jefferson Hospital.
The homes were originally developed in 1993 by the Orient Express Company and sit within the Mobil 5-Star Keswick Hall and Resort and are surrounded by spectacular Keswick farms and historic estates once owned by Thomas Jefferson and Meriwether Lewis.
The small Southwest Mountain range is always within view and the terrain is rolling and bucolic similar the England’s countryside.
Many of the homes for sale in Keswick Estates border the Keswick Club’s new Pete Dye golf course called Full Cry. Others are located within the nearby private woodlands.
Note – Most people refer to Keswick Estate as Keswick Estates (it’s just easier to pronounce). I find myself calling it Keswick Estates too!
Building Lots: There are 126 home sites with most being sited on 2-8 acres.
Home Sizes: From 2,500 to 5,000 square feet, and designs are subject to approval by the community’s board.
Keswick Estate HOA: For 2023
Keswick Estate Builders: Randy Rinehart, Shelter, Selinger, and a few others.
Note – There are homes in Keswick Estates built in the 1960s and 70s that were there before the development.
Recent sales: As of Jan 2022, 9 homes have sold with a median price of $2,250,000.
Keswick Estates Median Price:
Note – The Club at Glenmore averages 3 homes per acre.
Full Cry is Pete Dye’s signature golf course.
Note – Ownership includes a limited membership for two at the Keswick Club where club membership is limited to 1,100.
Keswick Club tennis: seven tennis courts. Two of the courts feature an all-weather, hybrid surface that combines a hard court with the beauty and playability of a clay court. The other five courts are red clay. LED lights allow you to play anytime.
A lovely, private pool near the courts.
A soon-to-open fabulous spa.
Marigold, Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s newest restaurant.
Location: Keswick Hunt Club, the legendary fox hunting club sits just outside the property and is hosts fun parties when not chasing red foxes in the nearby countryside.
Note: I-64 is nearby and I have found that I can easily hear traffic noise from a few of the southern-facing lots (obviously these were the last lots sold).
The nationally-syndicated Keswick Horse Show is also a two-minute walk outside the gates.
And Castle Hill Cider and Keswick Vineyards are minutes by horseback.
Note – The Club at Glenmore is nearby and just as attractive; and much more kid-friendly
My thoughts: Fabulous! Amenities are all 5-Stars. A 10 out of 10. All in all, homes for sale in Keswick Estate real estate make a captivating, active lifestyle…And perfect for walking, biking, birdwatching, or just relaxing. Charlottesville physicians take note.
My advice: Purchase a home on or near the golf course and not within ear-shot of I-64.
Washington Post – A Virginia Community Fit For An English Lord
Arlington Magazine Get Away: Keswick Hall – The luxury resort near Charlottesville recently reopened after a major renovation