Yates Gardens is a colonial townhome community located near Jones Point Park and the Potomac River just north of the Beltway in Alexandria, Virginia. Originally constructed in the early 1940s, many of the homes have been recently renovated, combining the charm of the original home with with all modern conveniences. Elegant crown moldings, built-in bookcases, and decorative mantels have all been lovingly preserved. New gourmet kitchens feature granite surfaces and high-end cabinetry complemented by stainless appliances.
Floor plans are open and airy with hardwood flooring throughout and working gas fireplaces as an additional cozy touch. Rooms are generously proportioned with ample closet space, including a walk-in closet in the master bedroom. A typical home features 2 or 3 bedrooms and 2.5 or 3 baths spanning three levels. Select homes include a walled brick patio as well as assigned parking that conveys with the sale. Square footage ranges from approximately 1,600 to upwards of 1,900.
Yates Gardens is a perennial favorite because of its ideal location close to the river, parks and bike trail as well its high "walkability" score near the many shops and restaurants in the area. Located east of Route 1, Yates Gardens is approximately 30 minutes from Downtown DC as well as close to Ronald Reagan National Airport and other northern Virginia employers.