Cameron Station – Alexandria Virginia Real Estate
Cameron Station in the west end of Alexandria used to be a military base and when it closed in 1995 the transformation of the 96 acre site began. Now you’ll find a wonderful community of single family, townhomes, and condominiums. The neighborhood was designed with an old fashioned American small town feel and 18th/19th century style architecture. The brick sidewalks and pocket parks add to the charm of the neighborhood.
Homes in Cameron Station were built between 1998 and 2003. With the variety of property types in the neighborhood there’s something for every taste and desire. Known for its prime location and charming atmosphere the neighborhood is highly sought after and has an old town ambiance. You will often see residents out walking their pet, riding bikes, or stopping by the retail area in the community.
Cameron Station Amenities
Neighborhood amenities include an outdoor pool, exercise room, and clubhouse. Ben Brenman Park is adjacent to the neighborhood and home to 60 acres of green space with walking paths winding around a lake, dog park, athletic fields, and a picnic area. On the west side of the neighborhood is Armistead Booth Park and it also has athletic fields, a playground and tennis courts.
What’s Nearby Cameron Station?
The neighborhood has multiple shops including a café, small market, and dry cleaners. A free shuttle transports residents to Van Dorn metro station (blue line) during morning and evening rush hour. More information about the shuttle can be found on the community website.
King Street and Eisenhower Avenue metro stations are within minutes of Cameron Station. The neighborhood is within walking distance to two grocery stores, Harris Teeter and ALDI. Old Town Alexandria is less than 10 minutes away by car and home to unique shopping, exceptional dining, and the beautiful waterfront.
Residents in Cameron Station can walk over to Ben Brenman Park on Sunday’s to enjoy the West End Farmers Market from May to November. The market is open from 8:30am to 1:00pm. This pet-friendly market features seasonal fresh fruit and vegetables, coffee, fresh squeezed orange juice and lemonade, baked goods, handmade jewelry and art.
What Schools Will The Kids Attend?
Children living in Cameron Station will attend Samuel W. Tucker Elementary, Francis C. Hammond Middle, and TC Williams High Schools. For more information about these schools visit the GreatSchools website.
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