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Welcome to Chantilly, VA

The epitome of modern suburbia, Chantilly speaks to those who crave a life close to nature yet filled with all the perks of comfortable living. Taking in picture-perfect vistas just by looking out your window, you’ll almost forget you’re near one of the busiest airports in the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area (Dulles) — and only 30 miles west of Washington, DC. Its favorable proximity makes Chantilly, VA a popular residential destination among anyone who prefers a sanctuary outside of city limits without compromising on character, conveniences, and community.

What You’ll Love About Chantilly

  • Educational Prestige: Renowned for its robust educational system, the community is served by the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), one of the largest and highest-ranking school districts in the entire country. For families seeking private education, Chantilly also offers several prestigious private schools such as Pinnacle Academy and Monarch Christian Montessori.
  • Cutting-Edge Healthcare: Caring healthcare options only contribute to a high standard of life for residents, and Chantilly’s facilities are no exception. The town's healthcare system is composed of state-of-the-art medical centers, specialized clinics, and well-established hospitals that provide a wide range of services — from general health consultations to emergency care and specialized treatments. At the forefront of these institutions is Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, but Chantilly Family Practice Center and CareNow Urgent Care also help guarantee immediate care for every medical emergency.
  • Dynamic Dining and Shopping: Whether you’re craving cozy café vibes or looking to splurge, Chantilly has something to suit everyone’s palate. Go-to eateries include the Backyard Grill Restaurant, El Fresco Mexican Grill, and Anita's New Mexico-Style Mexican Food. The town’s retail selection is just as impressive, from large shopping centers (like The Field at Commonwealth and Greenbriar Town Center) to small specialty boutiques. On top of that, several grocery stores and convenience shops scattered throughout Chantilly ensure you won’t have to go out of your way to check items off your to-do list.
  • Recreational Possibility: In Chantilly, some residents fill their days with trips to the park that reflects their lifestyle — The Eleanor C. Lawrence Park, for example, offers 650 acres of woodlands and meadows, while the nearby Manassas National Battlefield Park encompasses miles of scenic paths perfect for horseback riders. On nice days, you can get out on the water from Bull Run Marina by canoe or kayak, or try Fountainhead Regional Park for fishing.
  • Historical Allure: Excavate Chantilly’s past with a visit to The Sully Historic Site, where Richard Bland Lee — Northern Virginia's first representative in Congress — resided, or travel back in time at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, a local attraction that houses thousands of aviation and space artifacts.
  • Proximity to What Matters: For those who prefer to take public transport, the Metrobus 5A provides a direct link from the Dulles Airport into Downtown DC. Additionally, the nearby Vienna/Fairfax-GMU Metro Station connects commuters to the Washington Metro's Orange Line, offering an easy transition into city life. Feel like driving? Major throughways such as Route 50 and State Route 28 make for an easy trip into any desirable area around town. Walking is another viable option for short distances, particularly through Chantilly’s scenic, pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods.

Real Estate in Chantilly

Representing a mix of classic architectural styles and new builds, these are some of the top neighborhoods in Chantilly today:

Brookfield: Where tranquility and modern-day access combine.

Avonlea: This Chantilly neighborhood is known for its abundance of resplendent luxury homes on spacious lots, but you’ll also find top-notch shared amenities like a community swimming pool, tennis courts, and a fitness center.

Cabells Mills: Offering the ultimate blend of quiet, suburban living, and modern amenities, this neighborhood is composed of well-maintained homes atop lush green spaces.

Poplar Tree Estates: Aptly named, Poplar is a charming neighborhood with tree-lined streets and amenities such as a community pool, clubhouse, tennis courts, and playgrounds.

Waverly Crossing: Another family-friendly Chantilly enclave with a strong sense of community, Waverly is made up of single-family homes with spacious yards where children and pets can safely play.

Chantily Listings

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BRIGHT(MRIS/Trend) data last updated at July 20, 2024 10:34 PM ET

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