A small, well-established neighborhood in Goochland!
Located in Manakin Sabot in Goochland County, Hillside Estates is a well-established neighborhood combining a convenient location with the peace and quiet of the country. This small neighborhood has homes starting in the mid $400s.
The well-appointed homes in Hillside Estates have open floor plans and are ready for entertaining. Many of the homes feature nine-foot ceilings on the first floor as well as formal living and dining rooms. You’ll find kitchens equipped with granite countertops, wine coolers, pantries, and stainless steel appliances. Enjoy comfortable master suites with bathrooms that feature soaking tubs and double vanities. Enjoy cool evenings inside by the gas fireplace or outside around the burn pit. Homes in Hillside Estates are on half-acre or greater lots and many are partially wooded, making it an ideal outdoor retreat. Most of the homes also have attached garages, finished basements, and walk-up attics—perfect for extra storage space, or to convert into a man cave or she shed.
Just far enough off the beaten path to be calm, and with wide roads, Hillside Estates is perfect for leisurely walks, casual bike rides, or high intensity runs. You could even put that pair of rollerblades to good use! For more scenic views and longer trails, Goochland has several well-maintained parks for you to enjoy. Tucker Park, located along the James River, has a one-mile trail, dog park, playground, and is a great fishing spot. Hidden Rock Park has beautiful nature trails, a playground, and is home to both youth baseball and softball leagues and adult athletic leagues. Leakes Mill Park features nine miles of trails that wind through the woods. It’s a great spot if you’re looking to get away from it all for a while.
If golf is your game, you’re only five minutes away from the Richmond Country Club. The club offers a golf course, tennis courts, swimming pool, and beautiful facilities for business meetings and special events. Less than ten minutes away is Patterson Golf Park. This family-operated gem features PGA Pros, a driving range, and mini golf.
Hillside Estates has plenty of great dining options nearby too! Only ten minutes away, Portico offers an Italian-inspired menu in a cozy cottage setting. Rare Olde Times is a local favorite for authentic Irish food and drink. Be sure to check them out for live entertainment every night. Visit Lola’s Farmhouse Bistro for a great selection of home-cooked meals for brunch, lunch, and dinner. Sunset Grill is a favorite among locals for their steak and seafood. About fifteen minutes away is Short Pump Town Center. Over 100 stores and restaurants are ready for your shopping and dining enjoyment.
Looking for local produce? You’ve got options! Open most days of the week, Mama Kelly’s Market is a produce stand on Patterson Avenue. Check out the Manakin Market on Saturdays for over sixty vendors and live music. Though they’re in different directions, both are only ten minutes away!
If you’re ready to relax when the weekend rolls around, head to West Creek Parkway—less than ten minutes away from Hillside Estates—where you’ll find two great breweries. Known for their seasonal stouts, Hardywood has a beautiful brewery and outdoor space. Kindred Spirit Brewing is another great pick for great brews, often featuring live music and rotating food trucks. If wine is your adult beverage of choice, be sure to check out Byrd Cellars (try their Dahlgren’s Raid Red) and Elk Island Winery (get the sangria!). These amazing wineries are only thirty-five minutes away and they’re neighbors!
With the peace and quiet of the country, nearby attractions and restaurants, and a great location, Hillside Estates is a great place to call home.