Townes at Manchester Park
The Townes at Manchester Park community consists of 82 luxurious 2-car garage townhomes built by Pulte between 1996 and 1998. Tucked away off of Manchester Lakes Drive in the Kingstowne area, there is no through traffic. These brick-front homes have very spacious, open floor plans with lots of natural light. Total square footage ranges from 2,880 to 3,374. These 3 to 4 bedroom homes are located on Manchester Park Circle, Alicia Court and Zohra Court. Model names include the Stratford, Manchester, Brandon and Westley. This community is adjacent to the Manchester Lakes Park which features athletic fields and walking paths. Many homes have nice views of trees in back. Residents all enjoy the exclusive use of tennis courts, a gazebo and a children’s playground. Students attend Franconia Elementary, Twain Intermediate and Edison High Schools.
Living in Townes at Manchester Park
Much of the community is within walking distance to 2 local shopping areas-The Kingstowne Town Center and the Festival at Manchester Lakes shopping center. There is a 16-screen movie theater, 2 grocery stores, Starbucks, dry cleaners and a myriad of shops and restaurants at the Town Center. Examples include World Market, Bath & Body Works, Home Goods, Panera Bread, Firehouse Subs, Bonefish Grill, Pasara and Noodles & Company. The Festival at Manchester Lakes offers many favorites such as Johnny’s Pizza, Baskin Robbins and Lakeshore Learning Store.
All major transportation routes can all be easily reached from this community. The Fairfax County Parkway and Interstates 495/395/95 are all just a few traffic lights away. Whether you are going to Washington D.C. or Tyson’s Corner, getting there is easy! The Springfield Transportation Center provides access to Metro, VRE and Greyhound stations. Regular bus service is available throughout the area. Residents have a painless commute to many of the area’s leading employers. Local military bases such as Fort Belvoir, the U.S. Coast Guard Station, Fort Myer, the Pentagon and Bolling Air Force Base are convenient. Other choices include the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the Hoffman Buildings and the many companies at the Metro Park complex. Lee District Park and RECenter can attend to all your active lifestyle needs. The 193-acre park features athletic fields, sports courts, horseshoe pits, picnic areas and walking trails. An indoor swimming pool, dance/aerobics studios, exercise facilities and more can be found inside the RECenter.