Runnymeade is a neighborhood of 346 townhomes in Alexandria Virginia. It’s conveniently located off of South Van Dorn Street and Crown Royal Drive. The townhomes were built between 1983 and 1987; all of the homes have 3 levels and range from 2,080 to 3,000 square feet. There are six different floor plans; Alford, Berwick, Darnley, Elgin, Falkirk, and Marlburough. The townhomes in Runnymeade typically have 2-4 bedrooms and 2-3 full bathrooms. Some of the homes have a one car garage while others sell with surface parking.
Community amenities in Runnymeade include tennis courts, tot lots, and common areas. The neighborhood has unique green space and a beautiful wooded area in the community. You’ll often see residents playing with their children, walking their dogs, or enjoying a game of catch or kickball.
What’s Nearby Runnymeade?
As with most neighborhoods in the Kingstowne area Runnymeade is in an excellent location. Kingstowne Towne Center is less than 5 minutes away by car of a 15 minute walk. You’ll find multiple grocery stores, Kingstowne 16 Movie Theater, World Market, Home Goods, Panera Bread, Pasara Thai, Bonefish Grill, Bath and Body Works and many other dining and retail options in the center.
Runnymeade is also close to Springfield Town Center, home to Maggiano’s, Yard House, Chuys, Maggie McFly’s, LA Fitness, and Target. You can shop until you drop with their plentiful retail options and there’s a food court with additional dining options. Check out the movie theater while you’re there – super comfortable seats, delicious food and you can even have an adult beverage while you watch the latest release. Hilltop Village Center, home to the sought after Wegmans grocery store is less than 10 minutes from the neighborhood.
The community is two lights from the Beltway making it very commuter friendly. Van Dorn and Franconia Springfield metro stations are easily accessible from Runnymeade and there is a bus stop located in the front of the neighborhood that’s in walking distance to all residents. Access to 395, 495, 95, and Fairfax County Parkway are all just minutes away.
What Schools Will The Kids Attend?
Kids in Runnymeade will attend Bush Hill Elementary, Twain Middle, and Edison High School. Visit www.greatschools.org for reviews and information on test scores.
The following is a review of activity in Runnymeade during 2018.
•Number of Sales: 16
•Highest Priced Sale: $482,650
•Lowest Priced Sale: $400,000
•Median Sales Price: $459,000
•Median Days on Market: 13
•Median Sale Price to List Price Ratio: 99.67%
There are currently no homes for sale in Runnymeade. If you are interested in learning more about the neighborhood or have questions about the home buying process reach out and let’s connect. I lived in Runnymeade for almost ten years and would be happy to answer any questions you have about being a resident there.
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