Ashton Heights Homes For Sale in Arlington VA

Located about a mile and a half inland from the Potomac River is the popular neighborhood of Ashton Heights. The neighborhood itself has a strong community spirit and recently celebrated its 90th anniversary. The enclave measures .640 square miles with a population of some 3,800 residents. Ashton Heights homes for sale in Arlington VA are comprised mostly of single-family homes in a variety of styles. While most date back to an earlier era, there is also some new construction with a traditional appearance. According to real estate data service Zillow, the median list price is $660,000.

In 1919 a local realtor purchased 61 acres of land, formally filing it in 1921 as the Ashton Heights subdivision. Land was added over the next 15 years, adding to what is known as the present-day 220-acre Arlington neighborhood. The largest building boom was between 1933 to 1940 but there are a number of homes that predate the purchase of land for development. The nationally recognized Ashton Heights Historic District includes 159 structures from the approximately 1,700 that are in the community. Among the significant architectural styles represented are Gothic Revival, Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival, late Victorian/Queen Anne Revival, Cape Cod, Craftsman and American Four-Square.

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500 N Kenmore St


MLS#: VAAR157296
5 Bed, 4½ Bath
4624 Sqft, 0.14 Acres

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3208 2nd Rd N


MLS#: VAAR156584
4 Bed, 3 Bath
2336 Sqft, 0.14 Acres


More About Ashton Heights Homes For Sale

Ashton Heights is bounded by Wilson Blvd and 10th Street to the north, Irving Street to the east, Arlington Blvd to the south and N. Oxford Street to the west. The neighborhood is situated between interstates 66 and 395 and near to the Potomac River. Commuters heading into Washington DC can do so via the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge, the Arlington Memorial Bridge or the 14th Street Bridge. Downtown DC is only three miles away.

There's plenty to do in Ashton Heights and the community is especially involved in local activities. The Thomas Jefferson Community Center is close by and Maury Park, Gumball Park and Mosaic Park are also in the neighborhood. The Ashton Arts Center is housed in the historic Maury School, promoting new works by regional artists. The neighborhood soccer club is The Revolutionaries (Arlington Soccer League) and there is also a local Australian football program for kids called Saturday Morning Footy. Schools include Long Branch Elementary, Thomas Jefferson Middle School and Washington-Lee High School. For more information about Ashton Heights homes for sale in Arlington VA, contact us today at (202) 798-3600.

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Listing information last updated on December 16th, 2019 at 3:03am EST.