The Nature Aspect Of Marlan Forest And Marlan Heights

Marlan Forest and Marlan Heights are located in Fairfax County and provide a highly desired location address just 2 miles south of Old Town Alexandria. Marlan Forest provides its residents with easy access to Mount Vernon bike paths for walking, running, biking and wildlife viewing as its location is just across the George Washington Parkway from the Potomac River. Most homes are brick ramblers, Cape Cods, and Colonials built in the ’50s.

Marlan Forest
Marlan Forest

Fort Hunt Road borders the west along with route 1 offering vast shop stops such as Belle View, Hollin Hall, Mount Vernon Plaza, and Hybla Valley. Wilson Bridge is an arms-length away while the Parkway connects commuters to Alexandria and other north points. The Huntington Metro stop also services the area. Fort Hunt/Mount Vernon area is well known to buyers for its outstanding Fairfax County Public Schools, county services and safety.

The forest is more than just a name in Marlan Forest. Many trees were spared to maintain the natural environment and thus residents are surrounded by towering old-growth trees. The nearby homes are usually beautifully landscaped, complementing the luxurious greens of the development.

Marlan Forest is a community of single-family residences on large lots. It is at the northern end of the Fort Hunt area on a ridge overlooking the Potomac River.

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Maryam N. is a Senior Writer at Nesbitt Realty. She is an expert on Fairfax County. Maryam has also worked previously as a geologist. She is a foodie and enjoys cooking and exploring new restaurants.