CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – The Cathcart Group, a Charlottesville based real estate developer announces construction on Bellaire at Stone Port, Harrisonburg, Va. Bellaire at Stone Port will be a state-of-the-art assisted living and memory care community to serve the aging population in Harrisonburg, Virginia and surrounding areas. It will include 64 assisted living and 24 memory care units on 4.2 acres, for a total of 88 units. Assisted living residents will enjoy selecting from a variety of unit sizes, floor plans, locations and features when making Bellaire at Devonshire Assisted Living their new home, including the option of enjoying their own “back door” to a private patio. For the protection and safety of the memory care residents, the memory care units will be located in a private one-story wing of the building with separate secure access points, and residents will enjoy their very own private courtyard and private dining room. The facility will also include state-of-the-art technology such as an emergency call system with upgraded features and an internet based therapy program for residents with dementia that involves family and resident interaction via audio/video.
Bellaire at Stone Port Assisted Living community will enjoy direct private access from the Stone Port development located just off of Port Republic and the Southeast Connector Road (Route 280) which is nearing completion. Bellaire is also only a ½ mile away from the premier Rockingham Memorial Hospital. A short drive up the entrance road will take residents and visitors to a covered porte-cochere for easy drop off and pick up regardless of weather conditions. A separate and private entrance to the memory care lobby will also be provided for ease of access when visiting residents in the memory care wing.
Beacon Communities, from Atlanta, Georgia, has been engaged as the Management Company for Bellaire at Stone Port. Beacon’s Principals have over 100 years’ experience in property management and senior living. David Johnston, President of Beacon Communities, says “Providing quality care to the residents will be our primary goal at Bellaire at Devonshire.”
Expanding on its development of luxury apartments The Reserve at Stone Port in the Stone Port master planned community, Cathcart Group strongly believes the senior living component will add diversity to the planned community, and will fill a void of senior housing options currently within the area. “Upon completion, Bellaire at Stone Port will be the finest assisted living and memory care community in the entire Harrisonburg area. No other assisted living community has our high-end combination of elegantly appointed building design, large floor plans, private patios, and state-of-the-art technology combined with a comprehensive set amenity package that includes; fitness center, movie theatre, library, beauty salon, wifi, computer stations, card/game room, café/deli and crafts area, “ says Todd Dofflemyer, CEO of the Cathcart Group.
Cathcart Group has closed on construction and permanent financing for the community and construction will begin immediately. Cathcart Group’s current portfolio of award winning communities include: The Reserve at Belvedere apartments, Lakeside apartments, Carriage Hill apartments, Claremont at Carriage Hill Condos and the Reserve at Stone Port apartments (currently under construction), which are all located in Virginia and Wexford Village apartments, Devonshire Townes, and Bellaire’s sister community Bellaire at Devonshire Assisted living which is set to open in early December of this year.