Category: News


Wood-burning fireplaces are in style.  Here are two beautiful fireplaces, finished in stone, at one of our current homes in progress.

Basement fireplace with a mantel built (by the homeowner!) with logs from clearing the home site:

Main level fireplace with stone and a marble mantel:


Wood or gas, a nice fireplace is a focal point in a room and provides warmth and atmosphere.

A few more from our recent homes:

Battlefield Homes Model – For Sale

Welcome Home!

The Battlefield Homes Model, in River Glen, Spotsylvania County, is now for sale.  Located on River Road, on a wooded 2-acre lot, this home is approximately 3,000 square feet of finished space on two floors, with a full walk-out basement.  Four bedrooms, 3-1/2 baths, with a first floor master, wide plank hardwood floors, custom tile master shower, gourmet kitchen, built-in bookcases, open and screened-in decks, and much more!

Click here to View the Battlefield Homes Model in River Glen.

The Eagle’s View

We are just nearing completion of this lake home.  Close to 6,000 square feet of finished area, including 2 kitchens and a pantry that doubles as an extra kitchen.  With spectacular lake views, privacy and the finished quality our customers and we expect.

The main level kitchen:



The family room and loft:


The Master Bath:


The Pantry:


The Downstairs Kitchen:

Exterior – Lakeside:


Front Porch:

Home Wasn’t Built in a Day

This fine Georgian-style home is built from hand-made brick and features a 3-car garage, first floor owner’s suite, and a total of 6 bedrooms and four-and-a-half baths.

Yard, landscaping, paving and pool still to come.


The kitchen, with cherry cabinetry and a variety of quality appliances.

The master bath is a stand-out, with lighted mirrors, a large tile shower, barrel ceiling, and a stylish free-standing “slipper” tub.

Graceful curved rails and main staircase look over the family room with a custom cherry mantel:


Rear decks and patios:




Entertain & Live: Featured Home Plan – The Berkeley

Featured Plan: The Berkeley

2,114 square foot open floor plan with 3 bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths for ideal single story living, with a large central open area including the family room with a fireplace, kitchen, nook and dining room.

The home has Battlefield Homes signature standard features, including 9’ ceilings upstairs and a full walk-out basement with 9’ walls, which makes the basement feel like, well, not a basement.

The kitchen features a large central island with an extended granite countertop and seating area for eating in or entertaining.

Built with the quality that our homeowners expect, the home includes our standard energy package, including the ZIP© wall system, MERV-11 air filtration, and a high efficiency heat pump.

Customize this home with additional options and features of your own choosing!

Call today.  Schedule an appointment with the Fredericksburg Area’s premier custom home builder and designer.



Brick by Brick…

Beautiful, spacious Georgian brick home in Fredericksburg.  6 bedrooms, 4-1/2 baths, two kitchens.  Hand-made Old Georgian brick.  Oak front entryway.  Curved oak stairs.

Exterior is close to complete.  Interior paint coming up.  Stay tuned.

Are you ready to build a custom home with Fredericksburg’s premier custom home builder?  Call today!


Living Easy in Your Own Home – Accessibility

“This will be the last home we build.”

“We want to stay in our home as we age.”

“We need handicap accessible features”

“Have you heard of Universal Design?”

“We want a home that is easy to live in, meets our needs and our lifestyle.”


Many of our homeowners are planning for the days ahead in retirement or for family with particular needs.  Ease of access, ease of use and easy living – we offer standards and options that make it possible.

Design in a custom home is highly personal, and we offer the homeowner the opportunity to incorporate features that reflect your needs and personality.  At Battlefield Homes, we design and customize home plans and features individually with you, our customer, because everyone is different.  What do you want to build?

Curb-less / door-less showers, multiple shower heads, shower seats and hand-held sprayers:

Elevators provide easy access to multiple floors of the home, and they’re not as expensive as they used to be:

A few more of the accessibility features that we offer as either standard or optional:

  • Full sidelights (standard) on the front door allow offer security by allowing you to easily see who is outside your door.
  • Two-level handle faucets (standard) are easier to turn on and off than a single pull bath faucet.
  • Sliding drawers (standard) in kitchen cabinets allow for ease of accessibility.
  • Side-by-side refrigerators (standard) make for easy access to both the refrigerator and freezer.
  • 36” wide interior doors are an option that allows for maximum ease of entry and exit from rooms.
  • Rocker light switches with flat panels rather than toggle switches allow for turning lights on and off with a minimum of precision and effort.
  • Lever door handles require a minimum of strength and effort to open doors.
  • Wide hallways make it easy to maneuver and travel throughout the home.
  • Casement windows are easy to open and close.
  • High/low closet shelving allows for access from a wheelchair.
  • Lever handle faucets (standard) in the kitchen are easy to use.
  • Grab bars in baths allow ease for of use and provide a level of safety.
  • Ramp access allows for use of a wheelchair for entry and exit.

What do you want to build?  Schedule an appointment and let us know!