Neighborhoods Of Fairfax County

Island Creek

Alexandria, VA 22315

Welcome to Island Creek. This fantastic Alexandria (Fairfax County) community features over 1,000 homes (townhomes, condos and single family homes) and a huge selection of amenities. The location is only a few miles from I-95, the mixing bowl, the Metro, and nearby shopping, dining and entertainment. Wegmans being only 1 mile away makes this a highly coveted community.

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6662 Patent Parish Ln

Alexandria, VA 22315

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The single family home section of Island Creek features around 100 homes in a quiet suburban setting.


There are over 600 townhomes in Island Creek. These 3 level units feature walk-out basements and garages. Many of these homes offer 2nd level entry options.


There are 2 different condo types within the community; 200 apartment style condo units (Carrdinal Place,) and 130 townhome style condos (Condos At Island Creek) which feature garages. Each of these sections have reserved parking as well as permit required guest parking.


Island Creek is packed with amenities. After passing the waterfall at the entrance, you will come upon the clubhouse (rentable for events) and one of the 2 swimming pools in the community. The neighborhood also has 2 tennis courts, 2 basketball courts, a grass volleyball court, and 5 tot lots. The community is beautifully landscaped and features trails, sidewalks and paths that wound around the scenic pond and gazebo, and through the wooded areas connecting the various sections of the neighborhood.


The neighborhood is located minutes from I-95 and the mixing bowl, making drives into DC, MD or other parts of VA quick and effortless. There is a neighborhood bus stop that takes residents to and from the Franconia-Springfield Metro Station and Fort Belvoir. Additionally, there is a 1.5 mile trail that connects the neighborhood to the Metro and VRE stop.



Island Creek ES
7855 Morning View Lane

Alexandria, VA 22315
(571) 642-6300

Hayfield Secondary School
7630 Telegraph Road

Alexandria, VA 22315
(703) 924-7400

Lee High School
6540 Franconia Rd

Springfield, VA 22150

(703) 924-8300

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A mile away, you will find the Hilltop Village Center and Landsdowne Center, which include several shops, restaurants, conveniences, services, and the enormous Wegmans grocery store. The public library is also located in this area.
Other area options for retail and dining include Springfield Town Center and Kingstowne. There are various activities for children in and around the neighborhood, such as the recreation center at Lee District Park, Golf at Greendale course, and exploring nature at Huntley Meadows Park.

If you are interested in living in the Fairfax County area of Alexandria, or in one of the great featured properties (or coming soon to the market) then contact the Nellis Group at 703-348-6442 to speak to one of our Fairfax County & Alexandria community specialists.

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