Amenities Of Fort Ellsworth
Fort Ellsworth residents enjoy
- Community Party Room
- All utilities included in condo fees
- Reserved parking spaces
Fort Ellsworth has historic ties to the Civil War. Weeks after the Union defeat at Blue Ridge Mountain, Fort Ellsworth and the other forts were built. Fort Ellsworth was structured on one of the highest points west, which is now Old Town Alexandria. Built out of timber and earthwork, Fort Ellsworth is just one of the many forts that were constructed in Union occupied Northern Virginia to defend the Capitol of Washington D.C.
Fort Ellsworth, and its sister forts, were built in the weeks following the Union defeat at Bull Run. Fort Ellsworth was positioned one one of the highest points west of what is now Old Town Alexandria. The forts are found that ridge that separates lower sandy soils around the Potomac, from the higher rockier soils in the West.
Other nearby forts:
Central location ~ just off Duke St. and a short walk to the King Street Metro station. Light-filled 1 bedroom condo (plus den, that could be used as a 2nd bedroom), freshly painted, new carpeting, new vinyl flooring in kitchen, laundry room and bathroom. New dishwasher, new LG washer/dryer. Assigned parking. Private balcony overlooks pool. Kitchen has space for small table and opens onto the balcony. Den (or 2nd bedroom) off living room has huge window providing so much light. Condo fee includes heat, water, sewer and trash. Owners pays for lights and appliances (electric). Park in space #204 or guest. Storage room for owners to use in basement of building. Close to Old Town Alexandria, shopping, restaurants.