Welcome to Church Hill

Offering some of the best views in the city, the historic Church Hill has its own personality.

What is it like living in Church Hill?

A multitude of beautiful parks just a short stroll away provide world class views of the city skyline & James river, and offer residents a relaxing outdoor refuge. Cobblestone streets lined with mature trees make for gorgeous evening walks, and the quiet, neighborly atmosphere is great for families. Just by Church Hill, The Capital Trail runs from Downtown Richmond, East all the way to Jamestown.

A multitude of beautiful parks just a short stroll away provide world class views of the city skyline & James river, and offer residents a relaxing outdoor refuge. Cobblestone streets lined with mature trees make for gorgeous evening walks, and the quiet, neighborly atmosphere is great for families. Just by Church Hill, The Capital Trail runs from Downtown Richmond, East all the way to Jamestown.

A majority of Church Hill’s homes are pre-civil war, featuring a lot of Greek revival architecture. Housing needs here are met with unbelievable historic homes & super cool modern construction; whether you need a studio apartment or an ornate, brick & slate row house, we can help you find the Church Hill property that you’ll be proud to call home.

Why we love Church Hill

  • Historic
  • Walkable
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants
Goochland dirt road with green trees

More about the area

Frequent re-enactments at St. James Church remind us that the Revolutionary War was sparked right here in RVA, where Patrick Henry gave his famous “Give Me Liberty” speech. The Church Hill Irish festival every March is a Richmond tradition, drawing thousands of visitors. Named one of the “Ten Hottest Food Neighborhoods in the US” by Zagat in 2014, the area’s restaurants and bars are truly outstanding.

a woman wearing a blue shirt and a helmet rides her bike on the street in church hill
a row of brick houses along the street in church hill
man looks at shop window in church hill while walking with wife