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Bristow: 19th Century Charm with 21st Century Amenities

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Learn About Bristow, Virginia's Modern Communities With a Rural Feel

Approximately 30 miles from Washington, D.C. Bristow, Virginia is a sizeable community within a rural backdrop; allowing plenty of room for outdoor recreation, including the historic Bristow Station Battlefield Heritage Park, Broad Run Golf and Practice Facility, Bristow Manor Golf Club and outdoor amphitheater Jiffy Lube Live.

Among Bristow’s residential communities is New Bristow Village. Described on as having “19th Century Charm with 21st Century Amenities”, the community occupies 480 acres, holding 570 single family homes and townhomes; featuring sprawling porches designed to foster interaction among neighbors.

The Braemar Community is one of Bristow’s largest communities with 2800 homes. Among its generous amenities is Clareybrook Park located next to the community pool. An asphalt track encircles the brightly colored playground equipment; offering the opportunity for children to rollerblade or ride their bikes as an alternative. Additional features include a kid-sized basketball court is available for players under twelve, volleyball courts, tennis courts, a picnic pavilion, and a walking trail. The community also has its own shopping center offering a grocery store, two banks, a veterinary clinic, and a gas station.