Hayfield Farm

It’s long been considered one of Alexandria’s best neighborhoods, but Hayfield Farm doesn’t just date back to some of its first homes in the mid 1960s. This popular neighborhood has ties way back to the time of George Washington.  In fact, Washington himself once purchased property in the area we now called Hayfield Farm. The land came under his ownership in the mid 1700s.

 Following the war, Washington sold off about 360 acres of the western side of Mount Vernon to settle a debt. The new owner and his wife lived at the Hayfield Manor House, which once stood near Hayfield Road and Bing Court.  The property then went through a couple of ownership changes. By the late 1800s, a barn sat on the property, which was said to resemble a larger version of George Washington’s original barn.

Hayfield Farm Homes For Sale

Hayfield Farm Homes For Sale May 22, 2022
3
Listed
5
Avg. DOM
$379.03
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$700,000
Med. List Price
3 Properties
Open 5/22
5603 Helmsdale Ln Alexandria, VA 22315
$619,900
Neighborhood: Hayfield Farm
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,364
Sq.Ft.
1966
Year Built
4
Days on Site
VAFX2069206
MLS
Welcome this perfect split level home in coveted Hayfield Farm! All major systems have been recently replaced, Step into a lovely living room which is highlighted by hardwood flooring and wood...
Open 5/22
7815 Kincardine Ct Alexandria, VA 22315
$765,000
Neighborhood: Hayfield Farm
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,288
Sq.Ft.
1968
Year Built
4
Days on Site
VAFX2068910
MLS
Extensively Upgraded End of Cul-de-Sac Luxury Pool Retreat! Set on the largest lot in the neighborhood, this stunning brick-front Colonial has been COMPLETELY RENOVATED and offers unparalleled...
Open 5/22
7808 Kincardine Ct Alexandria, VA 22315
$700,000
Neighborhood: Hayfield Farm
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,010
Sq.Ft.
1968
Year Built
11
Days on Site
VAFX2068248
MLS
Open house this Sunday 5/22 from 1-3pm. Showing opportunities are limited on this property. If you cannot attend the open house, Please have your agent call the listing agent for possibilities....

More About Hayfield Farm

Flash forward several decades, and the property was used by a riding school and later for cattle. By the early to mid 1960s, the land had a new owner and was developed into the Hayfield Farm neighborhood we now know today.

The very first home sold around this time, and the new development was complete by the early 1970s. These days, Hayfield Farm offers nearly 700 homes, with styles across the neighborhood mostly consisting of split-level, rambler, split foyer and Colonial.

The neighborhood is known for its mature trees and well-kept landscaping. Local homeowners also have the advantage of the nearby Hayfield Farm Swim Club.

The neighborhood also sits within walking distance of two local schools, and it’s a short drive from Old Town. Closer to home, buyers in Hayfield Farm can shop or dine at Hayfield Shopping Center, which sits conveniently close to the homes of Hayfield Farm.

There are also some nearby grocery stores, plus there’s a movie theater and fitness center close to the neighborhood.