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Virginia Beach Neighborhood of Bay Colony has the Beach Life You’ve Been Looking For and History Dating to the 1500’s

Bay Colony

If your looking for residential neighborhood in Virginia Beach, close to the Atlantic Ocean, you might want to check out homes for sale in Bay Colony section of Va. Beach.  The neighborhood is situated between Crystal Lake, Linkhorn Bay, First landing State Park and Cavalier Dr. Bay Colony is one of Virginia Beach’s oldest neighborhoods.  It’s an eclectic mix of homes from 1930-60’s style ranch and 2 story homes to more modern updated and newer homes of the later 20th century.

First recorded history of Bay Colony dates back to the Spanish expedition of 1570.  Back then there was an inlet recorded on a map that came directly from the Atlantic Ocean into Crystal Lake, cutting  through Bay Colony. That inlet has long since closed; Indians fired upon early settlers from the sand dune hills along the shores of Crystal Lake and what is now First Landing State Park.

Rich in history, Bay Colony neighborhood of Virginia Beach remained largely undeveloped until the 1950’s.  Sparse few homes were built in the 1930’s but most of what is visible now, were homes and lots developed in the 50’s and 60’s.
Bay Colony is just blocks from the ocean front beaches  … but quietly tucked away;  Homes with sprawling lawns … yet a close nit neighborhood look and small town feel.  Check out some of the homes for sale in Bay Colony  in Virginia Beach … you’ll find all price ranges from the low $400,000’s to well over $4 mil.  Check it out … contact us for our summer beach bicycle tour of homes for sale in Bay Colony … in Va.Beach ….. waterfront living at it’s finest. You could be Living the Coastal Lifestyle … in Virginia Beach, Va.

google map of Bay Colony in Va. Beach

Map of Bay Colony in Virginia Beach

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