Neighborhoods Of Fairfax County

South Run Forest

Chapel Acres
Springfield, VA 22153

South Run Forest is a Springfield, Virginia community located 20 miles outside of Washington, D.C. and 7 miles down the Fairfax County Parkway to downtown Springfield and the metro. The neighborhood features over 300 large single family homes in a variety of models, with most being built between the mid 80's and 90's. Homes are found with 3-5 bedrooms (a few 6 and 7) and many have walk-out basements. Scroll down to learn more about the community (below the featured homes).

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9132 Scott Street, Springfield, VA22153

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While the neighborhood, much like many other Springfield communities, doesn't have it's own ameneties, it is located right next to the South Run Rec center and park, which means there are tons of activities to do right outside your front door. Sports fields, a dog park, a trail to Lake Mercer, Indoor swimming pool, fitness center, events and much more.


Living off the Fairfax County Parkway gives you many options for commuting in towards the city or out towards Reston & Loudoun. The Franconia-Springfield metro is just 7 miles down the road and provides an easy commute into the city. The mixing bowl is also by the metro and is the main commuter hub in the area. There is even a commuter bus on Hooes road that takes you to the metro and the Sydenstricker Park & Ride is just down the road.


Sangster ES
7420 Reservation Dr
Springfield VA 22153
(703) 644-8200
Lake Braddock Secondary
9200 Burke Lake Rd
Burke VA 22015
(703) 426-2100
Lake Braddock Secondary
9200 Burke Lake Rd
Burke VA 22015
(703) 426-1000

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Right across the Parkway is Huntsman Square; the perfect spot for some quick groceries at Giant and a Starbucks coffee. Residents also can drive a few miles down the road to find several other shopping centers and restaurants and the popular Whole Foods grocery store.


Other area hot spots include Burke Lake Park, Burke Lake Golf Course, Springfield Golf & Country Club, shopping at Springfield Town Center or metroing into the city for a day of fun.


If you are interested in living in the Springfield area, 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 community specialists.


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