Amberleigh - Alexandria
Tucked away between tree-lined streets in the Kingstowne area of Alexandria, Virginia, Amberleigh is a stately town home community of 502 homes. Constructed in the early 1980s, the community features six different floor plans with two and three bedroom and three-four bathroom options to accommodate the needs of varying lifestyles. Configurations span 1,600- 1,900 sf with many homes recently updated to meet the expectations of modern conveniences. Select homes include a fully fenced back yard as well as an oversize walkout basement ideal for use as a rec room, man cave, or combination office/living area.
The community overlooks nearby Amberleigh Park from which it draws it name, offering residents the advantage of strolling through peaceful wooded areas and along a network of scenic walking and hiking trails. Onsite amenities include a basketball and volleyball court as well as tennis facilities and tot lots strategically placed around the subdivision. An active community association maintains a busy schedule of social activities including annual Halloween celebrations and Easter Egg Hunts, among other special events. Children of Amberleigh residents attend the Island Creek Elementary and Hayfield Secondary Schools in southern Fairfax County.
Amberleigh is particularly convenient to some of the major military employers in the area, including the Pentagon, Fort Belvoir, and Bolling Air Force Base, among others. Located just outside the Beltway, Amberleigh is a 10-minute walk to the Springfield Metro (blue line trains) and boasts a Fairfax Connector bus stop near the community entrance.