A gated community with a great location!
Located in Richmond in Goochland County, West Oak is a gated community combining a convenient location with the peace and quiet of the country. Enjoy luxury living in custom homes without worrying about the hassle of lawn care—the HOA has you covered. This small neighborhood has homes starting in the mid $500s.
Homes in West Oak have been built by top builders, including Harring Construction and R&N Construction. Many of the homes feature Grand Manor Roofs, Pella windows, and tankless water heaters. Within many of these beautiful homes, you’ll find first-floor master suites and gorgeous gourmet kitchens equipped with high-end appliances and walk-in pantries. Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with a whole house generator, found in a number of the homes in West Oak. The outdoor living areas—some with screened-in porches or paver patios—are designed for you to enjoy your morning cup of coffee or an evening spent entertaining.
For scenic views and 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.
There are plenty of great dining options nearby too! Only three minutes away, Portico offers an Italian-inspired menu in a cozy cottage setting. Rare Olde Times (a seven-minute drive from home) is a local favorite for authentic Irish food and drink. Be sure to check them out for live entertainment every night. A fifteen-minute drive offers even more options. 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. Short Pump Town Center has over 100 stores and restaurants ready for your shopping and dining enjoyment.
Looking for local produce? You’ve got options! Open most days of the week—and only four minutes away from West Oak— Mama Kelly’s Market is a produce stand on Patterson Avenue. A scenic fifteen-minute drive will take you to the Manakin Market. Open on Saturdays, the Market features over sixty vendors and live music.
If you’re ready to relax when the weekend rolls around, head to West Creek Parkway—less than ten minutes away from West Oak—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 minutes away and they’re neighbors!
With the peace and quiet of the country, nearby attractions and restaurants, and a great location, West Oak is a great place to call home.