Large, popular Van Buren model in sought after Parkfairfax community of Alexandria. As you approach the home, you'll enjoy the lush landscaping - all maintained by the community - and enter through a lovely covered breezeway. An inviting foyer greets you as you enter the home with direct access to the expansive living room featuring a wall of windows. The large, windowed dining room is adjacent to the living room and open to the kitchen. The upgraded, windowed kitchen includes gas cooking, stainless steel appliances, built-in microwave, dishwasher and abundant cabinetry and stone countertops. Two closets add additional storage options on the main floor. Upstairs you'll find an expansive primary bedroom with windows on two sides that encompasses the entire back of the property. A second bedroom and third bedroom offer additional sleeping options, or space for a den and/or home office. The in-unit full-size washer and dryer are conveniently located on the upper floor adjacent to the bedrooms as well as a linen closet. A windowed, full bathroom with tub-shower combination complete the upper level. Beautiful, original wood floors are showcased throughout the home and the attic offers additional storage space. Out back, accessible through the glass door in the living room as well as through the breezeway, is the lush back garden and patio - ideal for grilling out and relaxing under the stars. The Parkfairfax community offers swimming pools, tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts, tot lots, an exercise facility and more - all included in your low monthly fee which also includes water, sewer, gas, hot water, snow and trash removal, professional management, lawn maintenance, all exterior and roof maintenance. Ideal location - minutes to the shops, restaurants and entertainment venues of Del Ray and Shirlington, only nine minutes to National Landing (fifteen by bike), two traffic lights to DC, on Metro and Dash bus lines to Pentagon, Crystal City and Old Town Alexandria. Welcome home!