Find Out More About Arlington Oaks

Arlington Oaks is a condo community located at 4490 North Pershing Drive Arlington, VA 22203.

The neighborhood has a rich history that dates back from the early 1930s when it was a colonial era estate. A New York industrialist named Allie Freed, set about creating Buckingham- a forward thinking experiment that aimed to provide better housing for middle-class renters.¬† The long-haul plan was to eventually convert the rental units into condos fro sale- back when condos weren’t on anyones’ radar.

106 GEORGE MASON DR, Unit 106-2, Arlington VA, 22203
Classic-styled condo

Freed and his wife traveled through Europe for design inspiration which resulted into a community of garden apartments with  cross-ventilations, a modern bath, and up-to-date kitchen. The first units were opened in 1937 and by early 1940s the development represented a city of 8,000 residents, with 183 brick garden-style apartment buildings. At the time of its completion,Buckingham community was the largest garden-style apartment complex in the country. The neighborhood is now part of historic district and is generally known as Buckingham Village.

In 1992, the condos at Arlington Oaks went through some major renovation and now comprise of seven elongated two-story structures built in the Revival Colonial style with grassy courtyards. The units offer a variety of floor plans including one-bedroom, two-bedroom, two-bedroom with den, and two-story townhouses with three bedrooms.

Arlington Oaks is conveniently located near Ballston Quarter Shopping Mall, MedStar Capitals Iceplex, and Welburn Square. The residents enjoy various amenities such as bikeshare station on the corner, a community center, a common laundry room, a party room, and a fitness center. They can easily walk to restaurants and the Ballston Metro and also, one of the courtyards was recently turned into a dog park!

Residents at Arlington Oaks are served by Barrett Elementary School, Swanson Middle School, and Washington-Lee High School.

Properties in Arlington Oaks

4317 2nd Rd N #43174

4317 2nd Rd N #43174 - 2 beds, 1 full baths

Home size: 875 sq.ft.

Subdivision: Arlington Oaks

Added: 07/09/20

Property Type: Unit/Flat for Sale

Price: $289,900

Last Updated: 07/12/2020

103 N George Mason Dr #103-2

103 N George Mason Dr #103-2 - 3 beds, 2 full baths

Home size: 1,260 sq.ft.

Subdivision: Arlington Oaks

Added: 06/24/20

Property Type: Row/Townhouse for Sale

Price: $554,990

Last Updated: 07/10/2020

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