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D E ST I N AT I O N G U I D E > CLOCKWISE FROM LEFT: Pristine bunkering at the 1st on Jack Nicklaus’ Signature design; life’s a beach when kids and adults get their own separate play areas; the stately clubhouse celebrates its natural surroundings; doubles mixers are a member favorite. ///////////////////// / / DID YOU KNOW CREIGHTON FARMS In the cradle of America, Creighton Farms is a sprawling property designed for the golf lover who also desires luxury. Just 55 minutes from Washington, D.C., the private club captures the essence of the countryside, celebrated with prestige. ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// LIVE With 38 one-acre and 146 three-to seven-acre home sites, Creighton Farms is a sophisticated community with an emphasis on grandeur.  Some of the Eastern Seaboard’s brightest architects are behind the designs, and each custom-built home embraces the picturesque surroundings while giving a nod to the area’s rich history. 104 ISSUE ONE | ASPIRE LEGACY ESTATES Virginia horse country offers the opportunity for anyone to build their legacy dream home. Dramatic views provide setting, but the true amenity is community. NICKLAUS VILLAGE VILLAS In honor of the 18-hole Jack Nicklausdesigned golf course on property, Nicklaus Village’s custom homes sit on one acre. Expect unique, sophisticated design, and access to the club’s personal residential concierge services. CLUBROOMS Stay overnight in one of nine luxurious clubrooms, located on the top floor of the clubhouse. EAT The American Vernacular-style clubhouse is home to Jack’s Pub, named after golf legend Jack Nicklaus, who keeps a home at Creighton Farms. The Grille offers dazzling fare, and the club’s Private Dining Room can be reserved for more intimate affairs. PLAY The crown jewel of Creighton Farms is its Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. After it opened in 2007, it was quickly heralded as one of the premier courses on the East Coast, named the “Best New Private Course” by many major golf publications. GOLF For those who like to swing at a different kind of ball, Creighton Farms has four tennis courts: two Har-Tru and two hard-surface, to please all types of tennis players.   TENNIS SWIM Families will be hard-pressed to travel beyond the junior Olympic-sized pool. Along with a spa pool, family pool and kids’ splash zone, the only problem will be getting young ones out of the water to take advantage of the pool-side food service. Creighton Farms played host to the 23rd and 24th Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz, marking the first visit by the Championship to the Middle Atlantic PGA Section. Located just 20 minutes from Dulles International Airport, the club’s calm is just a flight away. The new 2,100-square-foot fitness center features a dedicated fitness concierge and various group classes, including barre, Pilates, yoga, and stretching. FITNESS Nestled in the heartland of history, take an excursion to neighboring Leesburg or Middleburg, and perhaps add an afternoon of wine tasting to complement it. TOUR FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON CREIGHTON FARMS, MEMBERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES, AND REAL ESTATE, VISIT CREIGHTONFARMS.COM. ASPIRE | ISSUE ONE 105