Mixed Use Development - Farms of New Kent

New Kent County, Virginia

Project Overview

Resource was hired by the Farms of New Kent to provide Planning Services for the 4,500 +/- Acre Planned Unit Development (PUD) located along the Route 249 and Route 106/609 corridors.  As the land was undeveloped, a broad range of services were required to solidify concepts, layouts site conditions, utility requirements and re-zoning assistance.  The PUD was made up of a number of individual parcels.

Strategy and Services

  • Property Boundary Surveys
  • Flown LIDAR Topography
  • Wetland location for over 1500 Acres of Wetlands.
  • Wetland JD’s
  • Conceptual layouts for Individual Landbays
  • Road Improvement Concepts
  • Master Utility Plan
  • Final Area Plans
  • Master Stormwater Management Plan
  • Assistance at Public Meetings and Public Hearings
  • Rezoning Assistance

The Farms of New Kent is now under development and is comprised of residential, recreational and commercial land uses. The project includes a Rees Jones Championship Golf Course, clubhouse, winery, country inn and spa, bed and breakfast, an equestrian center, 300 estate properties are scheduled as well as 100 cottages, a village of a neo-traditional design featuring shops, boutiques, a farmer’s market and a variety of residential elements, including 450 residential homes and 1,450 age restricted homes. This development required a significant upgrade of State Route 106 from the Interstate to State Route 249.