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Neighborhood North Reston


North Reston encompasses the northernmost section of Reston, a master-planned community in Northern Virginia. Bounded by the Fairfax County Parkway to the north and the Dulles Toll Road to the south, it is considered one of the most desirable areas in the community, with well-maintained green spaces and upscale commercial developments.

Known for its natural setting, North Reston offers gorgeous homes set amidst mature trees, ponds, and streams. The area was designed with active living in mind and residents enjoy year-round outdoor recreation with pools, parks, trails, and other amenities. Its convenient location provides easy access to the Dulles Toll Road and Route 7 as well as Washington, D.C. and Dulles International Airport.

What You'll Love About North Reston

  • Gorgeous green spaces: Baron Cameron Park is a pet-friendly park with an off-leash dog area, playground, community garden, and athletic fields. The North Hills Picnic Pavilion features a shaded picnic area with tables just a short walk from North Hills Park, a 32-acre park that has a picnic shelter, baseball field, playgrounds, and pickleball courts.

    Nearby Lake Fairfax Park has a carousel, skatepark, campground, marina, and 20-acre lake for fishing while Riverbend Park is located along the scenic Potomac River and is known for its kayak rentals, hiking trails, and seasonal Virginia bluebells.

  • Local fishing spots: Lake Newport is a gorgeous 44-acre lake teeming with carp, perch, bluegill, and largemouth bass depending on the season. However, anglers must release all fish. The lake also offers kayaking and boating opportunities.
  • Miles of scenic trails: The Reston Association maintains a 55-mile network of interconnected trails for walking, running, biking, and nature and wildlife viewing. Many of these trails are surrounded by mature oaks, poplars, and wildflowers. Some areas in Reston are home to a population of wild Canadian geese and other waterfowl.
  • Vibrant shopping and dining: Explore the boutiques, salons, fitness studios, coffee shops, bakeries, and restaurants at North Point Village Center. This neighborhood shopping center is anchored by Giant and also features banks and the local wine store, The Wine Cabinet, and ABC stores.
  • World-class art exhibits: The Reston Art Gallery & Studios (RAGS) at Lake Anne Plaza organizes rotating exhibitions by resident and visiting artists using a variety of mediums. Special events include the annual Sculpture Show and the Invitational Show. The gallery also hosts art classes and workshops that teach calligraphy and other art forms.
  • Reputable schools: North Reston provides access to several esteemed schools, including Aldrin Elementary School, which is named after astronaut Buzz Aldrin. The area is served by Fairfax County Public Schools, which is known for quality education and consistently ranked in the Top 5 school systems in the US.

Real Estate In North Reston

Buyers can choose from low-maintenance condos and townhomes to custom-built single-family homes and estate-style properties on wooded lots. Some of the most desirable North Reston homes for sale are waterfront and water view properties located next to ponds, streams, and lakes in the area.

Common features include gleaming hardwood floors, oversized windows, and outdoor patios. North Reston is also one of the most architecturally diverse areas in the community. It offers everything from Contemporary and Colonial Revival to Craftsman and Tudor Revival.

North Reston Listings

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