Mechanicsville Real Estate is popular as a RVA suburb because of its easy access to highways like I295 and I95. This makes commuting to Downtown Richmond, or even Short Pump a breeze. Some people even commute up to Northern Virginia and Hampton Roads.
Mechanicsville Homes for Sale can be found in many charming, established subdivisions such as Kings Charter, Honey Meadows, Milestone, AshCreek, Chickahominy Oaks, Castlewood, Pebble Creek, Rutland Village. If you are looking for new construction, there is Summer Duck Farm, Garrison Manor, Villages at Cool Spring, and Atlee Station Village, just to name a few.
Mechanicsville has lots of shopping and restaurant options, including Kreggers, Mi Jalisco, More than Greek, Bell Hut, Marigold Thai, and Great Harvest Bread Company, all of which get great reviews on Yelp.
Mechanicsville Real Estate is popular also because of Hanover County’s Blue Ribbon schools including Atlee HS, Hanover HS, Chickahominy Middle School, Cool Spring Elementary, Kersey Creek Elementary, Pearson’s Corner and Pole Green Elementary.
There are great dog parks and parks for humans too such as Pole Green Park. Other recreation options include Burkwood Swim and Raquet Club, Atlee Recreation Club and Mechanicsville Recreation Club. Mechanicsville is also only about a 20 minute drive to popular Kings Dominion amusement park.
Mechanicsville is also home to Cold Harbor Battlefield Park and Garthright House if you are interested in Civil War History.
The weather in Mechanicsville is temperate. It is mostly a zone 7a for those of you who are avid gardeners.