Have you visited Fort Ward Museum and Historic Site?

Fort Ward Park
Fort Ward is in the West End of Alexandria

Fort Ward is the best preserved of the system of Union forts and batteries built to protect Washington, DC during the American Civil War (1861-1865).

Fort Ward Museum interprets the site’s history and offers exhibits on Civil War topics, education and interpretive programs, tours, lecture and video series, bus tours, and living history activities throughout the year. The Museum and Historic Site also interpret Alexandria, Virginia, as an occupied city, the city’s role as a vital Union Army crossroads, life within the Defenses of Washington, and the everyday life of Civil War soldiers and civilians. Open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Fort Ward Museum & Historic Site is located at 4301 West Braddock Road Alexandria, VA 22304.

Properties in Center Park

2500 N van Dorn St #1002

Live like a king without paying a King's ransom. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to own a 3 bedroom corner unit in Park Place of Alexandria. Great location featuring a mere 3 miles to the Braddock Place Blue/Yellow line. Step outside and catch a bus to the pentagon, Old Town, and much more! Loads of retail, restaurants, and so much more, all within walking distance or a short drive including Shirlington! Condo fees include electric, gas, water, trash, with lots of other amenities! This unit comes with a balcony with a fantastic view. Being on the 10th floor certainly helps! If you're looking to just hit the elevator button to be home and enjoy the wonderful community, then this is the place for you. No more mowing the lawn, shoveling snow, pulling weeds, etc... Enjoy your spare time enjoying the beautiful view from the balcony! Recent building renovations include brand new convectors, new windows, updated common area facilities, including lobby, swimming pool, and much more! For more information about this wonderful community, visit http://parkplaceva.com/. NOTE - PARKING SPOT (#8) CONVEYS WITH THE SALE!! THIS IS A 15K VALUE! DON'T OWN A CAR, THEN JUST RENT OUT THE SPOT. [Park Place - $280,000]

2500 N van Dorn St #204

Very spacious, bright, open, and newly remodeled apartment perfectly located in Alexandria/Arlington area next to I-395. Next to Bradlee Shopping center and Shirlington Village/Dog parks. 12 minutes from the White house, 5 minutes from Pentagon Mall and Metro stop. 10 minutes from historic Old Town Alexandria activities, concerts, shopping, and restaurants. Across the street from historic Fort Ward Park with civil war cannons and bunkers (great place for runs and dog walks). Renovations include, remodeled kitchen to include new samsung free range stove, new faucet, new garbage disposal, granite countertops, new cabinetry with new cabinet hardware and new hardwood floors. Fully remodeled bathroom to include all new tile, new Kohler faucet, Kohler toilet with hydraulic closing seat, new vanity, new mirror, and all new fixtures installed in shower and outside of shower. All new lighting, closest organizers, freshly painted, plenty of general parking plus parking garage attached, bus stop with direct access to Pentagon out front of the building, new washers and dryers, Fitness room, storage and bike room, party rooms, 24-hour concierge, NEW outside swimming pool, renovated lobby and hallways. EVERYTHING you need in a apartment in the most ABSOLUTE PERFECT location. [Park Place - $210,900]

3101 N Hampton Dr #1304

OpenHouse 11/28/2020 SAT 2-4PM Welcome to North Hampton Place! A beautiful, 16 story building. This beautiful 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath & Den Condominium offers a luxurious Open Floor Plan with 1,254 square ft. 2-reserved garage parking spaces. Amazing Views. This property is not only pet-friend, but has a 24-hr concierge service, with its own heated outdoor pool, gated courtyard with dining tables and charcoal grills, and party-room available 24-7. This unit has an open kitchen setting with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, in addition to a gas fireplace! Do not miss the opportunity to live at a great location just off I-395, near I-495, close to Washington, DC, the Pentagon, and the National Airport. For entertainment and shopping minutes away from many grocery stores and restaurants, and cities like Shirlington, Crystal City, Arlington, and Old Town Alexandria. [Northampton Place - $364,900]

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Will is the principal broker of Nesbitt Realty and Condo Alexandria. He is licensed in anywhere in the Commonwealth of Virginia, but focuses on those communities found in and around Alexandria, Arlington, Mount Vernon and Springfield/Franconia. Will has been involved in real estate management, sales and investment for more than twenty years. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army. While in the army, he studied Russian at Monterey's Defense Language Institute. He is also a "veteran of the dotcom wars" and built most of the sites associated with NesbittRealty.com Will currently resides in Belle Haven Estates just outside Old Town, overlooking New Alexandria. He is a former president of the Mount Vernon Youth Athletic Association and founded the Alexandria Fun with Friends Group. Will is the author of BattlestorM, a tabletop fantasy game, which was published by Ral Partha Publishing in the late '90's, and Arthur's Realm, a boardgame available at the Gamecrafter.