When searching for the perfect area to build your new construction home, consider the sleepy town of Gloucester that offers a slower pace at life. Gloucester is the northern most county in the Hampton Roads Metropolitan area, and although growth in the Peninsula area has encouraged development, Gloucester still maintains a large amount of both rural and farm land that contributes to the County’s rich agricultural tradition. The new build communities in Gloucester embrace history, family and fun with their annual festivals and weekly events. Gloucester County is home to an assortment of parks with a diverse array of activities such as hiking and biking the recreational trails or canoeing and kayaking at the local sandy beaches. Gloucester is a growing and increasingly changing Virginia county that appeals to homeowners searching for unique new construction homes in an inviting, quaint town. Only 70 miles from Virginia Beach, Gloucester is easily accessible from Hampton, Newport News, Suffolk, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Chesapeake. If in a rush for new construction, check out our selection of move in ready homes that can be yours in only 75 days or less. Take a look below at the new build communities below to find your new home for sale in Gloucester County, VA.