Carlyn Place Condominium a 124-unit community located in Arlington, VA. The address is 4390 Lorcom Lane and 4371-4373 Cherry Hill Road, Arlington, VA 22207.
Built in 1961, the property consists of one eight-story building at the intersection of Old Dominion and Lorcom Lane and two garden-style buildings on Cherry Hill Road between North Thomas Street and Woodstock Street/Lorcom Lane.
Carlyn Place is four miles from Washington, DC, a short bus ride away from the Rosslyn or Ballston Metro stations, and a block away from restaurants and stores located at Lee Heights Shops on Cherry Hill Road.
Carlyn Place Features
The one, two and three-bedroom units of Carlyn Place range from 658 to 1,277 square feet.
A spacious community room is situated on the top of the eight-story Tower Building. It features floor to ceiling windows with views that stretch to our nation’s capitol, a wet bar area with a stove, microwave, and full-sized refrigerator, as well as restrooms.
Carlyn Place features an exercise room that contains free-weights, an elliptical machine, treadmill, recumbent bike, and a Bowflex machine. The facility also has a restroom with a shower.
Each unit owner has a separate storage bin in the lower-level of their building. In addition, the Association has racks for bike storage in one of the Garden Buildings.
Dining and Shopping
More than a dozen charming shops and restaurants are located within a block of Carlyn Place. Right across Lorcom Lane, the Lebanese Taverna Market offers more than 25 prepared Middle Eastern specialties for dine in or take out. The colorful awnings of Lee Heights Shops on Cherry Hill Road welcome neighbors and visitors to a wide array of shopping and dining options. Walk down the brick sidewalks and browse for women’s clothes at Lemoncello, shipping services at the UPS Store, children’s toys at Child’s Play, or jewelry at Facets or visit the Jon David Salon. And you’ll want to sample some of the fine ethnic cuisine choices: Peruvian chicken at Crisp & Juicy or pizza at Old Dominion Pizzeria. Or pick up some organic Mexican food at Chipotle.
Don’t forget about dessert! Try the mousse cake at Pastries by Randolph and get a cappuccino at Starbucks. And if you want to take something to enjoy at home, visit Arrowine for an amazing selection of wines, beers and specialty foods.
Within a mile of Carlyn Place, you’ll find numerous other dining options:
Looking for the great outdoors? Lee Heights Park is a short walk away at 2400 North Taylor Street and is fun for kids. The park borders an off-street bike/pedestrian path, which connects to the Potomac Overlook Regional Park. Potomac Overlook offers 70 acres of peaceful woodland, trails, educational gardens, a small picnic area and a Nature Center. Carlyn Place is also less than a half-mile from Arlington’s extensive off-road bike trails.