lorton station: We Are Pleased To Say Your Services Are No Longer Needed In Lorton Virginia - 01/12/11 05:19 PM

 
Once this tower stood watch over the DC Correctional Youth Detention Facility in Lorton VA.  Today it stands watch over Giles Run Meadow Park and part of the Laurel Hill Golf Course.  Instead of keeping youth in Giles Run Meadow encourages youth to get outside with mountain bike trails, Frisbee Disc Golf and fishing.  Thank heavens times have changed in Lorton VA. … (8 comments)

lorton station: Lorton VA-What Happened With Home Sales The Last Quarter Of 2010? - 01/11/11 07:17 PM
Lorton Virginia is a combination of a wide variety of neighborhoods, ranging from "older" neighborhoods away from the Lorton Town Center and newer communities that grew out of the growth of the closure of the DC Reformatory in Lorton These charts will give you an overview of what has happened in Lorton in the last three months. If you are interested in learning more about Lorton VA and what it has to offer take a quick tour of the neighborhoods and amenities and then call Cindy Jones and CJ Realty Groupa 703-346-2213 to talk more about the homes and history of … (15 comments)

lorton station: Speechless Sunday-Hopefully It Was A Friendly Rivalry - 01/09/11 05:44 PM
Earler this week I posted a photo of artwork on the wall at the former mens dormitory at the DC Reformatory in Lorton VA.This is the first painting in support of the Chicago Bulls.
There was a second painting in the same men's dormitory on the opposite wall. 
 
These could have been done by the same artist as the style and certainly the colors are similiar. < Being inside a prison we can hope that the artwork inspired friendly rivalry during games and nothing more. 
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lorton station: Lorton VA-A Mixture Of Old And New Blend To Make A Great Place For Your New Home - 12/24/10 03:32 PM
This guide is geared towards "new" Lorton. Lorton neighborhoods have been around a long time. In fact the Lorton area has plenty of history that goes all the way back to our early famous neighbors, George Washington and George Mason. There are older neighborhoods which are just as popular today as they were when they were built in the 50's, 60's and 70's. Over the last 10 years a "new" Lorton has emerged which has brought a renewal to southern Fairfax County.Most of the "new" Lorton growth came about when the DC Correctional Complex in Lorton was ordered closed in 1998. … (0 comments)

lorton station: Crandall Run-Executive Homes in Lorton VA - 10/28/10 06:45 PM
The Crandall Run community offers 35 executive style homes with lots ranging from ¾ of an acre to just over 1 acre. Built by Brookfield homes between 2003 to 2005, the neighborhood homes are large and offer owners plenty of privacy. Homes offer three full levels of living space and at least 3,500 to 5,100 SF of living space on the first two levels depending on the model.
Located just off the intersection of Route 123 and Furnace Road, Crandall Run owners have easy access to major roads for commuting to DC. The Lorton Station VRE is within 15 minutes and … (6 comments)

lorton station: From the Revoluntary War Until Today Lorton Continues to Welcome Familes to Virginia - 08/03/10 07:49 AM
Lorton neighborhoods have been around a long time. In fact the Lorton area has history that goes all the way back to before the Revoluntary War and Pohich Church still in service today was completed in 1774.  With a combination of older neighborhoods with large lots to the newer town center developement Lorton continues to attract new residents. The newest Lorton growth came about when the DC Reformatory located in Lorton was ordered closed in 1998. With just over 3200 acres the prison complex gave Fairfax County developers an opportunity to create an entire new vision for the land and its … (12 comments)

lorton station: Enjoy All That Lorton Virginia Has to Offer - 01/09/10 04:19 PM

Located just a few miles from the main gate of Fort Belvoir the neighborhoods that make up the Lorton area have a long tradition with the military and military families in Northern Virginia. Lorton history goes back to our first Commander in Chief, George Washington. There are older neighborhoods such as Harborview which are just as popular today as they were when they were built in the 50's, 60's and 70's. Over the last 10 years a "new" Lorton has emerged which has brought a renewal to southern Fairfax County.Most of the "new" Lorton growth came about when a prison  complex … (4 comments)

lorton station: Wordless Wednesday-Your Services Are No Longer Needed - 12/30/09 04:41 PM

 
Fortunately for the residents of Lorton (VA) the guard towers at old reformatory now stand only as a "decorative" element surrounding the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center.  When the prison closed Fairfax County and local developers worked together to save many of the original brick buildings while at the same time creating Lorton Station and surrounding communities.
If you are relocating to Northern Virginia give me a call at 703-346-2213. Let me show you not only the Lorton area but properties througout Arlington, Alexandria, Fairfax and Prince William County.  Put my "native" knowledge of the local area to work for … (9 comments)

lorton station: Perfection Awaits in This Lorton Detached Home - 07/10/09 03:01 PM
If you have been waiting for perfection then this home is the one for you.  Nestled in the small subdivision of Mason's Passage just minutes from the Lorton VRE, Lorton Station, Lorton Market, Fort Belvoir and the new National Geospatial Intelligence Agency this home offers you a terrific home and location all in one.Welcoming two story foyer leads you to a formal living and dining room.  The nicely appointed kitchen opens to a spacious family room with a wall of windows and gas fireplace.  Step out on to the deck and enjoy the privacy with woods and wildlife as your venue.   … (3 comments)

lorton station: PCS to Fort Belvoir?-Put Lorton on Your List of Possibilities - 06/19/09 08:15 PM

Located just a few miles from the main gate of Fort Belvoir the neighborhoods that make up the Lorton area have a long tradition with the military and military families in Northern Virginia. Lorton history goes back to our first Commander in Chief, George Washington. There are older neighborhoods such as Harborview which are just as popular today as they were when they were built in the 50's, 60's and 70's. Over the last 10 years a "new" Lorton has emerged which has brought a renewal to southern Fairfax County.Most of the "new" Lorton growth came about when the Lorton Prison … (4 comments)

lorton station: Fort Belvoir and Lorton-Great Neighbors in Northern Virginia - 05/02/09 07:17 AM

Located just a few miles from the main gate of Fort Belvoir the neighborhoods that make up the Lorton area have a long tradition with the military and military families in Northern Virginia.  Lorton history goes  back to our first Commander in Chief, George Washington.  There are older neighborhoods such as Harborview which are just as popular today as they were when they were built in the 50's, 60's and 70's. Over the last 10 years a "new" Lorton has emerged which has brought a renewal to southern Fairfax County.Most of the "new" Lorton growth came about when the Lorton Prison Complex was … (2 comments)

lorton station: Welcome to Your Lorton Virginia On-line Relocation Guide - 11/17/08 06:00 AM
This guide is geared towards "new" Lorton.  Lorton neighborhoods have been around a long time.  In fact the Lorton area has plenty of history that goes all the way back to our early famous neighbors, George Washington and George Mason.  There are older neighborhoods which are just as popular today as they were when they were built in the 50's, 60's and 70's. Over the last 10 years a "new" Lorton has emerged which has brought a renewal to southern Fairfax County.Most of the "new" Lorton growth came about when the Lorton Prison Complex was ordered closed in 1998.  With just … (8 comments)

 
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