Belle Rive is a lovely Mount Vernon riverfront community located at the junction of Old Mount Vernon Road and Ferry Landing Road. With an idyllic location overlooking the Potomac River, most homes have peaceful water views, with several boasting river access right in their backyards. Most homes in Belle Rive date back to the 1960s and ’70s and have been lovingly restored by their owners.
The brick – wood homes at Belle Rive offer suitable floor plans with patio for everyone with its scenic view of the river in Mount Vernon. Belle Rive was established in the 1960s–1970s with many homes being renovated or replaced by modern homes. Belle Rive is situated between George Washington’s home in Mount Vernon and the point where the Dogue River enters the Potomac.
The schools that serve Belle Rive include Washington Mill Elementary School, Walt Whitman Middle School, and Mount Vernon Elementary school. There are several recreational spots near Belle Rive including Mount Zephyr Park, Grist Mill Park, Piscataway Park, Mt. Vernon Country Club, George Washington Recreational, and Mt. Vernon Yacht Club.