Welcome home to 5268 Ballycastle Circle, a wonderful end-unit townhome with a brick front in the sought-after north end of Kingstowne. This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath property has 9-foot ceilings and hardwood floors throughout the main level. There are separate living and dining rooms, both with large bay windows that let in lots of natural light. The kitchen/family room features a fireplace with an entertainment nook above, a peninsula with an overhang for bar stool seating, 42-inch cabinets with crown molding, recessed lighting, a ceramic tile backsplash, 3 windows and a sliding glass door leading out to the good sized deck, which has plenty of space for a table, chairs and a grill. All bedrooms offer vaulted ceilings, while the master bedroom also includes a ceiling fan, walk-in closet and 2 additional closets with plant/art shelves above. The deluxe master bath has a jetted soaking tub, separate shower and a dual-sink vanity. The lower level rec room features 2 storage closets, an inviting fireplace with a mantel and dentil molding, a double window and a walk-out to the fenced-in backyard. This home is ideally located near the pool, gym, and the Kingstowne Town Center with its shops, restaurants and 16-screen Regal Cinema. It is also very close to 2 Metro stations, Fort Belvoir, all major commuter routes, Old Town Alexandria and DC!