Covenants were developed over the years to establish standards of appearance and activity within McLean Hamlet. No single covenant is applicable for the entire Hamlet community. Some home sections are subjected to guidelines that are not applicable in other sections.

To determine which McLean Hamlet section you live in, review your settlement papers, or check the map below.

Sections 1 & 2

Most homes are in sections 1 and 2. These were the first homes built. It includes all homes in the Hamlet except those in Sections 3-5 and the following homes in the Birnam Wood pipe-stem: 7804, 7806, 7806A, 7808.

Section 3

These homes were constructed shortly after sections 1 and 2. Sec. 3 includes all homes on Calpurnia; all Horatio; 1327 Portia Pl; 1310 and 1314 Elsinore; 7805 and 7807 Birnam Wood; and 7901, 7800-7804 Ariel Way.

Section 4

Section 4 includes Falstaff Road from where it intersects Lewinsville Road near Route 495 (e.g., 7700 and 7701 Falstaff Road) to 7807 and 7808 Falstaff Road, inclusive. Homes on Romeo Court, Desdemona Court, Falstaff Court, and five houses on Timon Drive (7720-7725) are also in Section 4.

Section 5

This section includes Snow Meadow Lane and Lear Road as part of the Snow-Lear HOA. The Bylaws require annual dues in order to own, administer, and pay insurance on Common Land. This land is between the Snow-Lear section and the Beltway.