Walk to the Pentagon From Daventry in Springfield Virginia

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Real Estate Agent with Integrity Real Estate Group

Daventry in Springfield VACindy have you lost your mind? You can't walk to the Pentagon from Daventry in Springfield (VA). It's 20 miles. You will be arrested as soon as you set foot on I-395 aka Shirley Highway. What is wrong with you?

Alright already but you can walk to the direct Pentagon Slug Line at the entrance to the Daventry neighborhood. From there you will be whisked safely down the highway to the drop off point at the Pentagon. If you aren't familiar with the term "slug lines" in relation to Northern Virginia commuting don't panic. It is a unique and legal way to hitch-hike your way to the Pentagon, State Department, World Bank or many other locations in DC.

Slug Line Staging Area in DaventryA free ride isn't the only reason that Daventry is a popular neighborhood in Springfield. The community offers a community pool, community center, tennis courts, four tot lots and access to walking paths connected to the huge Fairfax County Park Authority network of trails and access to Lake Accotink.

Daventry offers a variety of housing including 512 townhouses most with garages, 212 single family homes and Ramblewood at Daventry offers 160 condominiums. In addition to the ease of commuting to the Pentagon using the slug line, it is also within 5 miles of the Springfield Metro Station accessible by driving or taking the Metro or Fairfax County Connector Bus also located at the entrance to the community.

Multiple shopping centers are close by featuring Giant Foods, Trader Joes and Whole Foods. You can find plenty of places to eat including Mikes American Grill, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Austin Grill and Chicken Out.

If living in a neighborhood where you can "walk" to the Pentagon sounds appealing then give me a call at 703-346-2213. Let me show you how to take advantage of the slug line and all of the other great benefits of the Daventry neighborhood. If you are headed to Fort Belvoir, the Pentagon or any of the Military District of Washington installations stop by my blog Military Relocation News to learn more about a PCS move to the Northern Virginia area.


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If you are interested in learning more about the Northern Virginia Real Estate market including Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William Counties give Cindy Jones and Integrity Real Estate Group a call at 703-346-2213.

Military Relocation Specialist serving military families relocating to and from the Pentagon, Fort Belvoir, Quantico MCB and all of the Military District of Washington installations. 

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Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647
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Cindy, I have never been to your area specifically, but since my hubby is a history teacher, I am sure we will back to your area

January 18, 2010 08:53 AM #1
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Slug line huh? I certainly learned something new today. Now next time in DC with the relatives maybe I can sound a little smarter ;)

January 18, 2010 09:16 AM #2
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Cindy:  Anyone moving to Daventry will no doubt soon consider Mike's American Grill among their favorite restaurants.  There isn't a dish they serve that disappoints.

January 18, 2010 09:53 AM #3
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Cindy, what an inviting summary of Daventry  in Springfiled, VA.  I am excited to be discussing all the areas you specialize in on the blogtalkradio program, Friday, January 29, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. EST and find out more of the latest scoop! 

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January 18, 2010 10:09 AM #4
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Cindy, I am really enjoying you localism posts. Being in G'burg we spend alot of time in the DC/Va area. Thanks for giving me so many more things to do and check out. Keep em coming

January 18, 2010 11:54 AM #5
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Cindy

Sounds like the location of Daventry in Springfield Virginia is outstanding.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

January 18, 2010 06:11 PM #6
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Kristin-we do have a huge amount of history all around us.  If you come to the area give me a call.

Steve-Yep a slug line!  The best type of hitchhiking ever in our area.

January 19, 2010 07:45 AM #7
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Chris Ann-I used to be able to walk to Mikes American Grill from my house.  Good news and bad news :-)  But if I decided to have a second drink I knew I could walk home.

January 19, 2010 12:43 PM #8
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Carra-talk to you soon.

 

Gerry-there is a never ending supply of things to do in DC and Northern Virginia.

 

Lou-it is great location for anyone commuting to the Pentagon or Fort Belvoir.

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