Mount Air and Twinbrook at Mount Air are two adjacent communities of 83 luxury single family homes situated off of Telegraph Road in Lorton. As with several other communities in this section of Lorton, this neighborhood is very close to the Kingstowne area of Alexandria. The Telegraph and Tulley Gates are just a few minutes away, making this a super location for people looking for a detached home close to Fort Belvoir. This upscale neighborhood has tree-lined streets with homes situated on .12 to .53 acre lots. Total square footage ranges from 3,252 to 5,942 in the Bainbridge, New Castle, Regency, Patterson, Victoria, Aspen, Oberlin and Beechwood models. These homes were constructed during 1998 and 1999. Residents enjoy common grounds and close proximity to the historic Mount Air site. There are a variety of trails nearby as well. The Twinbrook at Mount Air homeowners association maintains a website for community members; it features items such as a discussion forum, news articles and contact information for various committees. Children attend Island Creek Elementary and Hayfield Secondary Schools. Levelle W. Dupell Park is located just off Newington Road on the other side of Telegraph Road from this development. It features a large sheltered picnic area, a baseball field, playground, tennis courts and basketball courts.
One of the great features about this area is that there are so many different ways to get here. The Fairfax County Parkway, Interstates 395/95, the Beltway and Route 1 are all just minutes away. Metro Rail, VRE and Amtrak trains are available at the Springfield Transportation Center which also features plenty of parking and access to local buses. Many area residents are federal employees, military personnel and government contractors, all of which should have no trouble commuting into work each day. The Pentagon, companies at the Metro Park complex, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2 Coast Guard stations and more are very convenient to Twinbrook at Mount Air. No matter whether you are headed to Tyson’s Corner, Crystal City, Washington D.C. or over the new Woodrow Wilson Bridge into Maryland, you are well on your way from here.
Shopping and recreational opportunities abound in this section of Fairfax County. The Kingstowne Town Center offers shopping, dining, 2 grocery stores, several service providers, office buildings and a 16-screen Regal Cinema. Merchants include World Market, Bath & Body Works, a hair salon, King Street Blues, Bonefish Grill, Panera Bread and Firehouse Subs. Top Golf, a miniature golf and driving range facility, Greendale Golf Course and Hilltop Golf Club are all super places to unwind. Old Town Alexandria, with its unique shops, art galleries, award winning restaurants and great Potomac River vistas is just a short distance away. The Hilltop Village Center is anchored by Wegmans grocery store and features a mix of restaurants, service providers and more!