Explore Lorton, VA

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
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If you like to knit or crochet and would like to make small useable items for charity then join the Fiber Art Studio members at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center the second Saturday of each month from 7-8PM.Bring your own materials to make hats, scarfts and baby blankets to be donated to local cha...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Grand Opening of the new Kayak Launch facility at Occoquan Regional Park is this coming Labor Day Weekend.For added fun on Saturday September 4th, Ernie Porta the Mayor of Occoquan is leading two historic tours of Occoquan. The tours will kick off at 10 am and 11 am.  Participants on the tour wil...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
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Thinking of buying a home in Prince William County to avoid those high Fairfax County prices? You may want to check out this Lake Ridge home in Woodbridge that is approximately 10 minutes fromCommuter busesCarpoolsAll K-12 grade levelsFour shopping centersTwo liibrariesYear round rec center with ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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My friends accuse me of making some of these little facts about Northern Virginia up.  Nope the stories are all real....well okay the one about the Bunny Man Bridge in Clifton...not so much. However the story of the DC Reformatory located in Lorton VA being the site of the Army's premier showcase...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Included in a recent Speechless Sunday post was the photo on the right.  The question was did anyone know what this is?  A few people were on an interesting track when they said incinerator and jail. The photo shows the only remaining brick kiln used by inmates at the DC Reformatory formerly loca...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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When my parents discovered having two figidty children in the backseat of a car, one prone to car sickness, made travel to visit grandparents in Florida more of a chore than fun they turned to the train for a better way to go.  As we grew older and a car trip or even an airplane would have made m...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Lorton neighborhoods have been around a long time. In fact the Lorton area has history that goes all the way back to before the Revoluntary War and Pohich Church still in service today was completed in 1774.  With a combination of older neighborhoods with large lots to the newer town center devel...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
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Masons Passage is a group of 180 homes at the corner of US 1 and Gunston Road. They are within 15 minutes of Fort Belvoir. It is a small community of 90 detached homes and 90 townhomes. They were built in the period 1999 to 2000 making them relatively new. It's about 10 minutes to the Virginia R...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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  This structure represents a portion of history in Northern Virginia.  When this structure was built it was discovered this area was the site of Revolutionary-war burying ground, which meant the remains of soliders found there needed to be moved.  Despite the negative connotations to its histor...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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No one will dispute that a heat wave is on in Northern Virginia.  However there is a place to hang out that won't cost you any money and will give you a chance to see wonderful photos by local artists.The Lorton Workhouse Arts Center 2nd Annual Juried Photographic Competition is underway and on d...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Over the last week my client (buyer) and I have been negotiating a cash purchase of a home in Fairfax County VA.  The listing agent has been very helpful but the owner, who is out of the area has been slow in responding to our offer and working through the terms.  Today we found out why.This "reg...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Grab your kids, your lawn chairs, a blanket and even a bottle of wine and head to the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center to enjoy a movie under the stars at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center on July 23rd.  Lorton Workhouse Arts Center is the crown jewel of the revitilization of the former DC Reformatory...

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
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If you are looking for something different to do in Lorton VA then don't miss movie under the stars at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center off of Route 123 (Ox Road) at 9517 Worhouse Arts Way.The featured movie for the July 23rd show is Monsters vs Aliens.  A funny animated film by DreamWorks will k...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
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Strange as it may seem the postal address of Inlet Cove is Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060. It is just 1 mile south of the main gate of Fort Belvoir between the Fairfax County Parkway and Telegraph Road and abuts the southwestern section of Fort Belvoir. Community Features It is a 40 acre planned c...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Most people moving to the Lorton area of Fairfax County don't realize the history surrounding the area.  Starting with our nations founding fathers, George Washington and George Mason, Lorton has always held an important place in our local history.  From Pohick Church built in 1774 to today Lorto...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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If you are looking for a quiet place to spend a few minutes or a few hours on the Occoquan River then this "secret" spot might be the place to go.Located in the Occoquan Regional Park just minutes from Lorton, historic Occoquan or Belmont Bay the park offers history, quiet spots to relax, sports...

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
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This Satuday May 8th from 6-9 PM is the Second Saturday Art Walk at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton VA.The Lorton Workhouse Arts Center artists keep their studios open for special tours.  This is a great chance to talk to the artists and if you haven't been to the center before you nee...

By Tamara Inzunza, Close-In Alexandria and Arlington Living
(Realty One Group Capital)
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Mason Neck Homes In Hallowing Point River Estates | Wildlife And Waterfront Tranquility Just ten minutes from Fort Belvoir is the tucked away waterfront community of Hallowing Point River Estates in Mason Neck. Homes in Hallowing Point River Estates are custom built on perched or level lots with ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Northern Virginia offers residents and visitors alike the chance to find history around every corner. Most people can easily find the big attractions in both the history and tourist books but it is the little places that you don’t know about that can also be a fun stop on your exploration of the ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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    More details and links to Lorton Virginia information.View Current Lorton Virginia Homes for Sale   If you are considering a move to Lorton or any Alexandria City or Arlington, Fairfax or Prince William County community give me a call at 703-346-2213.  Let's talk about whether now is the rig...

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