Old Trail Crozet Luxury Homes For Sale
Nestled outside of the small, picturesque town of Crozet, Virginia, lies the charming and vibrant community of Old Trail. This idyllic neighborhood offers an array of spacious, luxury single-family homes, all surrounded by the breathtaking natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Old Trail is not just about beautiful homes; it’s a lifestyle. Residents enjoy a tight-knit community with access to an array of amenities. The Old Trail Village Center offers shopping, dining, and recreational opportunities, making it a hub of social activity.
The community offers miles of walking and biking trails, parks, and green spaces that encourage an active and outdoor-oriented lifestyle. Whether you’re exploring the Blue Ridge Mountains, playing golf, taking a dip in the pool, or just strolling through the neighborhood, there’s always something to see and do in here.
The Old Trail neighborhood consists of single-family homes, townhomes, and apartment rentals all of which surround the Village Center. And is known for its character and charm. As you stroll through the streets, you’ll encounter a variety of architectural styles that blend seamlessly with the surrounding landscape. From traditional Southern designs to modern interpretations. Old Trail caters to a wide range of tastes and preferences.
The total build-out is to be 2,600 single-family homes.
Builders of ‘luxury’ homes in Old Trail are Arcadia Builders, Ronnie Bradshaw, Bramante Homes, Braxton Design Group, Craig Builders, Peak Builders, Stanley Martin Homes, and George Weller.
The first home in Old Trail was sold in Nov. of 2005, and since then, 664 single-family homes have sold.
Old Trail HOA Fees in 2023 are $195 quarterly. Association setup/transfer fees are $50.
Amenities: Six miles of walking trails, an ACAC Fitness Center, a soccer field, a fabulous outdoor pool, a challenging public golf course, a community fire pit, and a professional bocce court; all of which sit on 800 acres of spectacular Blue Ridge Mountain views.
Recently Sold Luxury Homes: 6 homes have sold in 2023 with a median price of $1,175,500.
My favorite, recently sold, luxury homes in Old Trail are:
6643 Welbourne Lane for $1,005,000 (one-level living in Old Trail Creekside on nearly .5 of an acre.)
6558 Woodbourne Lane for $1,340,000 (custom-built home in Old Trail’s Upper Ballard neighborhood sited on a lovely .67 acre lot)
735 Golf View Drive for $1,000,000 (custom-built 4 bedroom 4.5 bath home overlooking the 10th fairway of Old Trail Golf)
6447 Woodbourne Lane for $1,275,000 (custom-built home in Old Trail’s Upper Ballard section on a .5 acre lot)
6547 Woodbourne Lane for $1,475,000 (custom-built home in Old Trail’s Upper Ballard section on a .5 acre lot & a babbling brook)
7626 Birchwood Hill Rd for $1,150,000 (The Carey by Stanley Martin Homes on .5 of an acre)
Western Albemarle Schools that serve Old Trail neighborhood are are Brownsville Elementary, Henley Middle, and Western Albemarle High, all of which are considered some of the best public schools in Virginia.
The historic town of Crozet is within walking distance and offers tasty restaurants and a wonderful old hardware store where they guide & serve you one at a time.
There are numerous vineyards nearby (including a polo on Sundays at King Family Vineyard).
Shopping and more restaurants are a also short drive away at the Blue Ridge Shopping Center (including a newer Harris Teeter).
In conclusion, Old Trail in Crozet, Virginia, is more than just a neighborhood; it’s a community that embraces diversity and offers a range of homes for sale to suit various preferences. Whether you’re looking for a cozy townhome or a spacious single-family house, the combination of picturesque surroundings, quality real estate, and a vibrant community make Old Trail an ideal destination for those seeking the perfect place to call home.
Location: Old Trail is a planned community located 19 mins from UVA (11.6 miles), and 25 mins (14.6 miles) to the historic Charlottesville Downtown Mall neighborhood.
Directions: 250 West past Ivy to a right on Old Trail Drive. Or I-64 to Crozet exit. Go east on Rt 250 and left into Old Trail Drive.
My thoughts: Not only is Old Trail one of the most popular Charlottesville neighborhoods, it’s also one of my favorites. As a Crozet realtor since 2003, I have watched this community grow from one single-family luxury home to a booming vibrant community. Add it to your list especially if you have children.
Note – Old Trail does not offer condos as of 2023.
Note – There is also a wonderful senior living center, The Lodge at Old Trail, here. The location is perfect for seniors to mix and exercise with the young.
Note – There are apartments for rent at The Summit.
Note – Old Trail Swim Club Membership is $950/year and includes 6 family members.
Note – Old Trail golf fees are $64 weekdays/$74 weekends for 18 holes.
Note – The ACAC offers a summer camp.