by Jenny McClintock
November 11, 2020
Where We Live: Elgin Dr Vienna
Elgin Drive is an elegant street in the Clarks Crossing area of Vienna that offers assets of privacy and connection. The Town of Vienna emanates a tasteful blend of a sophisticated city and quaint town. Elgin Dr is two miles from the town of Vienna and four miles to the Vienna Metro. The street is quiet, only 16 homes were built on Elgin Dr. in the past 20 years, and provides ample space and privacy for residents. There are pathways off Elgin Dr. along Clarks Crossing Road for biking, running and walking.
The school district for residents on Elgin Dr is Fairfax County. Wolftrap Elementary, Kilmer Middle, and Marshall High are exceptionally rated. Vienna is home to Tysons Corner, which is a 4 mile drive from Elgin. Tysons is the area’s premier destination for Fairfax County residents to do their shopping and dining.
A beloved spot in Vienna is downtown, where you can step back in time to the stores along Church St that date back to the 1850s. Downtown is full of cozy cafes and unique restaurants. Caboose Brewing Company is a favorite, their house brew is a beer made from local ingredients and live music plays on many weekends. Outdoor activities in Vienna include the Washington and Old Dominion Trail, which is less than a mile from Elgin Dr.. What was once a 44-mile railroad line, has been transformed into a paved pathway for runners, bicyclist, and outdoor enthusiasts. For lovers of the arts, there is Wolftrap, with productions and concerts by esteemed performers. A variety of parks include the exquisite Meadowlark Botanical Gardens, Westwood Country Club, and Symphony Hills Park.
The homes on Elgin Dr are mostly Colonial style and average 1-acre lot size. HBC Group’s active listing is 1840 Elgin Dr. has a lot size of 1.18 acres. This is a stunning 7-bedroom estate, with many luxurious features, including 6 Fireplaces, 5-car garage and 2 laundry rooms. The master bedroom features a fireplace, jacuzzi, and wetbar. A carriage house above the 2-car detached garage has a full bathroom and partial kitchen and is adjacent to the main home, providing an excellent private space for guests, home office or exercise studio. Relaxation and refreshment abound with a gorgeous stone saltwater pool, hot tub, pavilion and outdoor entertaining amenities. 1840 Elgin Dr is offered for $2,398,000. 1840 Elgin Dr is one of a kind, an exquisite property that offers both beauty, comfort and room for entertaining family and friends, essential ingredients for home.
Karen Briscoe, Lizzy Conroy, Jenny McClintock and their team of agents at the HBC Group at Keller Williams Realty in McLean have been serving clients with their real estate needs in the Northern Virginia area for over 4 decades, and we would be delighted to assist you with selling or buying a home. The HBC Group consistently ranks as the #1 team in the #1 real estate office in McLean. Our mission is to improve and impact lives. We LIVE Here, We WORK Here, We GIVE BACK Here! We are Your Agents for Life!