South Riding, VA Homes for Sale
Set within the stunning Loudoun County, South Riding is one of the biggest communities, with the biggest heart. This picturesque community has over 6,300 homes and around 28,000 residents call this place home. Priding themselves in being one of the finest large scale communities within Loudoun County, Virginia.
Many people choose South Riding for the excellent schools, community amenities, and recreational facilities. As a master-planned community, the amenities, swimming pools, and athletic fields are all strategically placed to serve the entire development.
The beautiful trees that line the streets attest to the maturity of this established community and color-coordinated homes with iconic white-picket fences create a sense of unity.
There are different types of properties in South Riding to suit a diverse market. The 6,336 residential units are divided into condos, townhouses of various sizes, singles, and also larger estates.
Three of the most popular condominiums in South Riding are Amberlea, Lakeside, and Town Center. These are all managed by different associations that are under the umbrella of the greater South Riding HOA.
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About the Community Centers
Located within South Riding is Loudoun County’s state of the art Dulles South Recreation and Community Center. A place for families to enjoy throughout summer or winter, it features an indoor swimming pool area with a 125-foot water slide, hot tub, vortex, and free swim and play area. There is also a fitness center, sports court and a rock-climbing wall, as well as an outdoor skate park.
Within the HOA’s management, there are 5 swimming pools each with a small community center. Both the Town Hall and South Riding Center Pools can be booked over weekends for events and parties.
This impressive center has a 25-meter, 6-lane pool with a zero-depth entry for the young ones. The mushroom fountain in the shallow end is a kid-pleaser and moms love the wading pool as well as the 12-person spa and bathhouse.
South Riding Center Pool
Boasting a 25-meter, 8-lane competitive swimming pool with a zero-depth entry, the SRC pool is impressive. Additional facilities like a wading pool and air-conditioned bathhouse make this a great place to spend time with the family.
Town Hall Pool
This 25-meter, 6-lane pool with a zero-depth entry is a community favorite. A wading pool makes it the perfect place for your families with young children and the bathhouse is a great place to relax.
Hyland Hills Pool
This facility is across the road from Little River Elementary, making it an after-school favorite. The 25-meter, 6-lane pool also has a zero-depth entry and a mushroom fountain for added fun. The wading pool and bathhouse make this perfect for families.
Hyland Hills Splash Park
This facility puts South Riding up there with the best communities in Loudoun County. Featuring a zero-depth entry splash pool, with numerous water features to entertain the kids, as well as an ADA compliant family-friendly bathhouse, this is truly a family-friendly pool.
South Riding also has the following shared amenities:
- 10 playgrounds
- 4 tennis courts
- biking and walking trails
Community Center Events and Activities
South Riding is all about community, and they make sure to keep their community strong through family-friendly events all year round. With over 50 events to choose from, there is never a dull moment in South Riding.
In the past, their most popular events have been:
- Halloween Spooktacular
- Adaptations Animal Show
- Independence Day
- National Night Out
- Chalk Art Fun
- Kids Show
- Good Neighbor Day
- Outdoor Tuesday Summer Movie Nights
- Friday night concerts in the park
- Drive-in Movie Night
A Sense of Community
South Riding has a strong sense of community. Their strength comes from the kind hearts of community volunteers who work hard to make it all happen. Everyone has the goal of making this neighborhood one of the best in Northern Virginia.
As stated on the South Riding HOA website, their mission is to promote the health, safety, welfare, and interests of their residents. To preserve property values, enhance the aesthetic beauty of the area, and to foster a spirit of community.
As a Loudoun County Realtor, Fox Homes can help you find your dream home in the community.
Things to do in and around South Riding
There are so many things to do in Loudoun County, and South Riding is in a good location to make the most of what’s on offer.
2 miles - Kid Junction Chantilly
A great place for the kids to release energy while you sip on a peaceful cappuccino. There is something for all ages and is well worth a visit.
5.5 miles - Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Great for history lovers and aspiring engineers alike - the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center is completely free and tells the story of human flight through exciting exhibitions and displays.
6.9 miles - Ellanor C. Lawrence Park
South Riding is minutes away from one of the best parks in the state. Great for taking your dog for a run, or simply enjoying the stunning scenery. This historic park has a lot to offer.
Playgrounds & Parks
South Riding has 10 playgrounds, 7 multi-use parks, 4 picnic areas, 2 fishing piers, and over 4 miles of bike and pedestrian trails - there is always somewhere beautiful to take your children for some fresh air.
- America Square Park
- Bryson Park
- Burkedale Park
- Dunvegan Park
- Edgewater Park
- Freedom Park
- Hyland Hills Park
- Owen Park
- South Riding Center Park
- West Riding Park
- Community Park
- Dulles South Skatepark
- Elk Lick Park
- Hutchison Knoll
- Town Green
- South Riding Center Stage
- Veterans Park
- Amberlea Park
- Mink Meadows Park
- Murrey Park
- Stinger Drive Park
If you have a family and would like to be close to one of the playgrounds, or parks, make sure to ask your Loudoun County Realtor at Fox Homes for the best listings.
With some of the best schools in the country (Loudoun County public schools ranked #10), quality education is top priority for South Riding residents. Some of the great schools that service the South Riding community are:
- Cardinal Ridge Elementary School - Pre-k through 6th Grade
- Hutchison Farm Elementary School - Pre-k through 6th Grade
- Liberty Elementary School - Pre-k through 6th Grade
- Little River Elementary School - Pre-k through 6th Grade
- Pinebrook Elementary School - Pre-k through 6th Grade
- J. Michael Lunsford Middle School - 7-8th Grades
South Riding is conveniently located for work, recreation, and shopping. Dulles International Airport borders the community and the Loudoun County Transit buses connect commuters to where they need to be. Route 50 is easily accessible and connects you to Washington, DC.
South Riding is also close to the Dulles Technology Corridor which opens up many opportunities for employment.
There is always some activity to take part in when you live in South Riding. From the sports fields to the parks, the outdoors are calling. Head west to Sky Meadows State Park and along the way explore the plethora of quality vineyards.
Alternatively, head to the beach for the weekend - Virginia Beach and Ocean City are only a short 3-hour drive away.
Do you love golf? Loudoun County has some of the best golf courses for you to explore.
Loudoun County golf courses:
- South Riding Golf Club
- Pleasant Valley Golf Club
- Chantilly National Golf & Country Club
- Brambleton Regional Park and Golf Course
- Stoneleigh Golf and Country Club
If your children enjoy reading, make sure to register at the local libraries in Fairfax and Loudoun county:
- Gum Springs Library
- Chantilly Regional Library
- Centreville Regional Library
Shopping and Restaurants
South Riding is growing every year and almost everything you could need is within a short walk or drive.
Harris Teeter is the local neighborhood food market, but you will also find a wide variety of grocery stores that make South Riding so special such as the local Indian spice markets, halaal grocery stores, and many more.
South Riding has everything and more. It’s a booming community that has been able to preserve the essence of what makes a community special. This is what truly makes South Riding the perfect place to live. Speak to your Chantilly VA Real Estate Agent for more information today.
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