Things You Might Want To Know About Fairlington Villages

Tucked away among rolling hills and large shade trees in South Arlington is the historic Fairlington Village with brick-faced townhomes and condo buildings.

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Fairlington Villages is in Arlington

Originally built in the early 1940s as priority housing for defense workers and their families, the complex remained a rental community until the 1970’s when it was renovated and converted into condos for sale sporting names like Fairlington Arbors, Commons, Glen, Green, Meadows, and Mews. The community features amenities such as swimming pools, tennis courts, parks, and a rent-able community center.

Located along South Abingdon Street, Fairlington Villages community is highly sought after partly due to its convenient location. Residents enjoy access to various shops, restaurants, and entertainment. It is a short stroll to Shirlington Village where residents can find a theatre, gym, library, shops, Harris Teeter grocery store, and endless restaurant options. Also close is the Bradlee Shopping Center with a fresh market, Rite Aid, Starbucks, and Safeway. Residents who love the outdoors can spend their time at Fort Reynolds Park, Jennie Dean Park, or take their furry friends to Shirlington Dog Park.

Fairlington Village community is also convenient for commuters since it is just off of I-395 and only minutes from Washington DC and Ronald Reagan National Airport. It is also four miles to Pentagon Metro Station and a short bike or car ride to Old Town Alexandria.

For families with school-age children, schools that serve the community include Abingdon Elementary, Gunston Middle, and Wakefield High School.

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