Fun Things To Do At Grist Mill Park

Located at 4710 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway in Alexandria, Grist Mill Park provides over 75 acres of fun outdoor activities for people of all ages to enjoy. Below is a list of fun things you can do at Grist Mill Park.

Grist Mill Park holds free summer Friday concerts

  • Watch a game of soccer– Grist Mill Park has both turf and grass soccer fields that are clean and well-maintained. On Saturdays, it comes alive with 5 games of soccer all playing at once.
  • Shoot some hoops- the park also has basketball courts where you can challenge your friend or family to a game or practice shooting some hoops.
  • Let the kids loose on the playground– there are tons of open room for kids to run and have fun and a playground located right in the middle, so kids can play within view while you watch from a nearby game.
  • Attend a concert- on Friday during the summer, the park has free public concerts featuring a variety of musical performances reflecting Fairfax County’s diversity, culture and community spirit.
  • Walk your dog -there are trails to walk your dog and a separate huge dog park just a short walk away where your furry friend can play and run around off-leash. The park also has some baby pools for the dogs to cool off in hot weather.
  • Enjoy a picnic- when you get hungry from all the activities, there are picnic tables and benches where you can relax and grab a bite with your family.

Properties in Mount Vernon

3608 South Pl #5

NEW OUTDOOR PAINT JOB! A "wraparound" brick French Colonial in private location within an 8 home condo community. Located at the far end of this private, exclusive community yet a stones throw from a neighborhood pool and tennis court. This 6 bed, 4 bath home has immense potential for a large family who enjoys privacy, security and historic relevance. If you have a client who would like to live in southern Fairfax County, yet within walking distance of a metro bus to downtown. [Court At Mt Vernon - $849,000]

4005 Belle Rive Ter

American historic home with immaculate view overlooking the Potomac. This is a "Once in a Life Time" opportunity to own a part of History! York Landing, once part of George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, still has part of the original home to include a full functioning Guest Cabin dating back to that time period. Stunning, well landscaped 6000+ square foot Historical Estate has nearly 2 acres, 8 mile wide panoramic water views of the Potomac River, Private dock & boat landing with electrical hoist lift & separate drive, Guest Cabin , 2- bedroom Guest Apartment above 3 car garage. The Main Estate water front home has four finished levels, Two Master suites, Multiple fireplaces (both gas & wood burning), Formal Living and Dining rooms for both formal & causal entertaining, Master has walkout balcony overlooking the Potomac and additional patios for amazing out door entertaining with magnificent sunrise & sunset views. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to own & live in one of the grand Historical Estates of our time and become not only a steward of this amazing Estate but, part of American History. [Ferry Landing Estates - $2,450,000]

3607 Drews Ct

*** OPEN SUN 1-4PM *** Lovely 4 bedroom 3.5 bath Colonial in Mount Vee Manor, a townhouse and detached home community built on land originally owned by George Washington. Enter to a stunning two-story foyer with gorgeous hardwood floors, designer window and open stairway. Freshly painted throughout, with new oak and refinished hardwoods. Separate dining room, chef's dream kitchen features stainless steel appliances, 2 large islands, tons of counter and cabinet space, recessed and pendant lighting. Kitchen looks across breakfast space to a wall of windows opening onto spacious deck across entire back of home; adjacent to carpeted family room with fireplace; main level powder room and laundry room. Upstairs is huge master bedroom suite, with sitting room, walk-in closet, luxurious bath en suite with soaking tub, sep shower, water closet, plus three secondary bedrooms and hall bath. Lower level is built for fun, with a bar and lounge, a theater room and full bath. Two car garage. [Mount Vee Manor - $764,900]

8900 Grist Mill Woods Ct

HORTON BUILT BALMORAL MODEL WITH 3 CAR GARAGE EXTENSION ON WOODED 1/2 ACRE CUL DE SAC LOT--LARGE OPEN FLOOR PLAN WITH 5500 SQ FT FINISHED--9 FT CEILINGS PLUS 19FT CEILINGS IN FAMILY ROOM AND FOYER WITH LARGE PALLADIAN WINDOWS--CUSTOM WOODWORKING AND HARDWOOD FLOORS--COUNTRY KITCHEN WITH CERAMIC TILE FLOOR,GRANITE COUNTERS AND TILE BACK SPLASH, SS APPLIANCES,CHERRY CABINETS AND MUCH STORAGE--UPPER LEVEL HAS MASTER BEDROOM SUITE WITH SITTING ROOM, 3 ADDITIONAL WITH BATHS AND A LOFT AREA OVER LOOKING 19FT FAMILY ROOM--LOWER LEVEL HAS A LARGE MEDIA ROOM,OFFICE AND GYM AREA [Grist Mill Woods - $965,000]

3805 Nalls Rd

Elegant, all brick rambler with 2 Car garage. Beautiful all year round sun room. Older home with exceptional craftsmanship. Unfinished basement plumbed for an additional bathroom. Many possibilities beyond just massive amounts of storage. Just around the corner from Elementary and High Schools. 5-mile drive to Ft Belvoir. Just a few minutes ride to Reagan Airport, Old Town Alexandria, and a few minutes more to DC, Arlington, Pentagon & more. Minutes to Huntington Metro. Solid home with lots of potential!! [Gallahan Property - $599,900]

3111 McGeorge Ter

Come visit our open house this Sunday 2/23 from 1-4PM! Fabulous home, gorgeous lot, and prime location for under $600k! The one you~ve been waiting for is finally here! Spacious home with numerous features including: brick front, large room sizes, 4/5 bedrooms, 3 full updated baths, gorgeous hardwood floors, expanded kitchen, replacement thermal windows, two finished levels and oversize garage with storage area. Large deck overlooks magnificent fenced yard with storage shed. Long list of recently updated items including: HVAC, Water heater, baths, etc... Premier location just minutes from the Mt. Vernon Estate, bike path, and scenic GW parkway. Unique opportunity for completely turn key home under $600k! [Riverside Estates - $575,000]

9346 Mount Vernon Cir

Seller says bring an offer! Excellent opportunity in Mount Vernon on the Potomac, the area's premier waterfront community! Unique three level colonial with stately columned front portico, reminiscent of the neighboring Mt. Vernon Estate. The interior presents exceptionally large room sizes and excellent floor plan. Additional special features include: gorgeous stained hardwood floors, "Marvin" replacement windows, 2 fireplaces, newer gas heat and hot water heater, true oversize two car garage, large deck off family room overlooks private rear grounds. Walk to nearby marina & community waterfront area which features, tennis courts, large grassy area, fire pit, docks and bathrooms. Mt. Vernon on the Potomac is the only community in the area with these facilities for the exclusive use of its residents! [Mt Vernon On the Potomac - $849,500]

4296 Neitzey Pl

Exciting new price reflects the property's historically significant location on the grounds of George Washington's Mt. Vernon Estate! Palatial property on .87 acre grounds capitalizes on its gorgeous setting with soaring high ceilings, glass walls, and multi-level decks designed to capture the sweeping views of the Potomac River and surrounding wooded environment. Special features include: multi-story entry foyer, grand room sizes, elegant interior finishes, elevator, truly breathtaking master suite with dramatic river view, and his and hers private baths. Significant updates include roof replacement, some decking replacement, and HVAC. Nothing was spared in creating this unique one of a kind masterpiece! [Oxford - $1,776,000]

4112 Ferry Landing Rd

Absolutely the most house for the money in prime Mt. Vernon location! Exceptionally spacious approximately 5,000 sq ft colonial at end of quiet lane in the heart of Mt. Vernon. This home was custom built in 2003 for it's only owner and is loaded with upgraded items and amenities. Special features include: dramatic two story entry foyer, open floor plan with spacious kitchen/family room combination, spectacular bright main level sun room, 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths on upper level, huge finished lower level with rec room, guest room, and full bath, Amazing outdoor scene includes, private back yard with oversized custom stone patio & hot tub. Unique combination of size, custom features, & location compare favorably to properties selling for substantially more! [Mount Vernon Grove - $833,900]

9421 Ferry Landing Ct

This remarkable custom home has a bright and open floor plan. Large paladin windows give natural light and shine to this extraordinary home. Enjoy open concept entertaining with gourmet kitchen appliances by Viking complimented by a walk-in pantry for additional storage. For the executive, a main floor office with built in storage. This home boasts a formal dining area with seating for extravagant dinner parties or gather in the breakfast are of the kitchen for a more relaxed casual meal. A beautiful staircase leads to the master suite and upper level bedrooms. Here you will find solace in this private oasis complete with a sitting room and spa like master bath. Relieve the stress of the day in the oversized expansive soaking tub or relax in the walk-in shower with spa like luxurious jets and sprayers. His and hers sinks and vanities offer plenty of space for the morning routine. Start your day with a beautifully organized custom closet, increasing space and simplifying life. Three additional bedrooms, each with their own bath and tub/shower combo give way to privacy and comfort for the entire family. The lower level is prime for gaming, entertaining. A full wet bar and walk-in wine room for tasting your most exclusive vintages. A home theater with large screen and projector give way to movie nights at home watching the classics. Additional space for overnight guests in the lower level with a bedroom and separate private bath. This home offers generous storage and a separate bonus room perfect for the fitness enthusiast. A complete home sound system is ready to fill your home with brilliant sound room by room. This home is a must for the at home entertainer however the entertaining doesn't end indoors. Enjoy a stunning backyard with room to roam. Water features and a gas fire pit make the perfect gathering place for friends and family. Relax at the end of a busy work day in your hot tub surrounded by a beautiful flagstone patio. Mature landscaping and full irrigation to keep the curb appeal of this home in picture perfect condition. A must see for even the most meticulous buyers. [None Available - $1,775,000]

3402 Little Hunting Creek Dr

Amazing home in prime location. Well loved home has 4 bedroom 3 full bath, 2500+ sq, all on one level. Complete kitchen and bathrooms remodeled in 2018/2019. The home has wood floors, exposed beam, recess lighting, big family room off kitchen, huge rooms, impressive 2 level deck (July 2019), new roof (2018), back half of crawl space encapsulated (2019), 2 zone heat, nice lot, fenced all the way around, and so much more. Minutes to Ft. Belvoir, Ft. Hunt, Pentagon, DC, Andrews AFB, schools & shopping. This well kept home, in a sought after Mt Vernon school district, with a great location... won't last long. [Sunny View - $595,000]

9387 Warburton Ct

Elegant neighborhood with side walks, close to the Potomac River, Mount Vernon Estate, and Fort Belvior. Home is located on a large lot in a quiet culdesac. Home has beautifully refinished hardwood floors, renovated baths and updated kitchen with Stainless Steel appliances. Lush landscaped yard, complete with an Apple tree that produces 5 different types of apples! Large back deck perfect for entertaining! Large upstairs bedrooms, large walk out basement with gym. [Washington Woods Potomac - $1,049,000]

3744 Shannons Green Way

Fairmont model with bump-outs on all 3 levels. Huge sun-filled living/dining room with neutral carpet, custom painting and picture molding. Gourmet kitchen with work island, hardwood floor and sunroom/ breakfast nook. New deck off kitchen. Vaulted ceiling with fan in master bedroom with large walk-in closet. Deluxe master bath with ceramic tile floor and separate spa tub and shower. Two other nicely sized, carpeted sunny bedrooms with closets. Large family room with fireplace and den in walk-out basement (ground level) to cozy private patio . Laundry room with washer and dryer and storage area. Direct access from garage to house. Mature plantings. [Mount Vee Manor - $449,000]

5125 Remington Dr

Custom home by high end builder w/ stunning Potomac River views! Featured in Home and Design Magazine. Bring your boat. It has a rare neighborhood boat ramp. The main level offers 10 Ft ceilings with custom millwork throughout. Chefs kitchen with Thermador commercial appliances, 2 islands with 3 inch marble counters, 2 sinks and dishwashers , beverage center plus wine cooler and wet bar in butlers pantry. Gorgeous dark hardwood floors throughout, the family room has coffered ceilings and stacked stone gas fireplace. It opens to deck with beautiful water views. The laundry and mud room is just off garage (plus second laundry room on bedroom level) A large formal dining room with tray ceiling and custom lighting, a living room and main level office add to the appeal. The upper level has 5 bedrooms all with ensuite baths and large closets. The Master has vaulted ceilings, a breathtaking luxurious white marble bath with stand alone tub and heated floors plus custom built closet. Also a Pinterest worthy laundry room with stone wall, floors and counters. The attic level is a perfect quiet getaway. The lower level is bright with walkout french doors and entertaining area. A perfect room for casual parties and football watching. 1 block to neighborhood waterfront lot which is only for Mount Vernon Terrace. 7 minutes to Wegmans and 5 minutes to Mount Vernon Estate. Fabulous sonos surround system, nest thermo control system, heated master bath floors, filtered water system in kitchen, sprinkler system and gas generator. Picture perfect! [Mt Vernon Terrace - $1,575,000]

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