Recently opened, Church Square is a new 55+ community in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia’s Tidewater. Located a quarter mile from Smithfield Station and the historic downtown, Church Square is ideally situated so that active adults can take full advantage of Smithfield’s small town charm, beautiful architecture, and waterfront living. (Not to mention the best smoked ham this side of the Atlantic!)
The Hampton Roads region encompasses coastal Virginia, meaning that well-known cities such as Williamsburg, Norfolk and Virginia Beach are a short drive from historic Smithfield. This region is jam-packed with amazing attractions and historic destinations, beautiful beaches and resorts, and eclectic shopping and cultural destinations.
Smithfield, located in Isle of Wight County, has a rich culture as one of the state's original eight shires, featuring historically significant structures like St. Luke's Church, the nation's oldest existing church building (dating back to 1632) which houses the nation's oldest intact organ.
A walk or bike ride into historic Smithfield, Virginia, reveals so many treasures. In a town known best for its ham, Smithfield has so much more to offer. Charming shops line the historic brick sidewalks, boutiques offer something for every shopper from Christmas collectors to interior designers to fun-seeking kids! The dining scene is loaded with options for every taste and time of day, including a brew pub, a historic inn, fresh baked goods and ice cream. Smithfield Station is situated on the banks of the Pagan River. This colorful boardwalk destination features a beautiful waterfront hotel with shops and dining. Have fun for the day or enjoy a longer overnight stay.
For those 55+, there are so many opportunities to explore in the greater Hampton Roads region.
Active adults who love a friendly, small-town lifestyle should feel right at home in Church Square in Smithfield. This thriving town has wonderful local shopping, dining, marinas, parks, and many other places to explore. The community just outside of Church Square is carefree, creating a perfect balance of idyllic life with everything you need close by.