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  • Price$629,000
  • Beds5
  • Baths3
  • SQ. Feet3,745
  • Acres0.65
  • Built1965

259 Fortson Dr, Athens

Spacious and updated 5 bedroom/3 bathroom home on large, private lot conveniently located in 5 Points. This contemporary home has gleaming hardwood floors throughout all 3,745 square ft of living space! The home’s plumbing, electrical, roof, mechanicals, and more have all been updated. The main floor has an open floor plan with lots of natural light and is a perfect home to entertain in. The cook’s kitchen is sleek and modern, and features a commercial range/double oven, high-end stainless fridge, stainless dishwasher, solid surface countertops, custom cabinetry, and breakfast bar. The kitchen is adjacent to the dining room as well as a keeping room that leads to the an amazing screened porch which offers soaring ceilings with skylights and a dreamy outdoor haven to relax in. The living room has a wood burning fireplace and leads to a welcoming screened porch overlooking the front yard. The master is on the main with double closets and a lovely master bathroom complete with tiled shower, long soaking tub, and concrete floor tile. The second bedroom on main also has double closets and shares a vintage hallway bathroom with awesome tile floors. The large laundry room is complete with utility sink, lots of space for storage and/or drying rack, and large modern sliding glass door. The upstairs ceilings are 12+ in height and there is a large second living room with access to three more bedrooms and attic storage. All three bedrooms are large with lots of natural light; one bedroom has its own sitting area/study area included. The landscaping is a gardener’s dream with lots of native plants and beautiful stone walls and details. This desirable home will make somebody’s dream paradise. Call for your appointment today!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #8740987
  • Price$629,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Square Footage3,745
  • Acres0.65
  • Year Built1965
  • TypeSingle Family
  • StyleContemporary
  • StatusActive

Amenities

  • AmenitiesNone
  • Parking3 Car Or More, Off Street

Exterior

  • ExteriorDeck/Patio, Porch, Screen Porch, Other (See Remarks)
  • Lot DescriptionNone, 1/2 - 1 Acre
  • WindowsDouble Pane/Thermo
  • ConstructionBrick/Frame, Other (See Remarks)

Additional Information

  • Days on Market105

Community Information

  • Address259 Fortson Dr
  • AreaCLARKE
  • SubdivisionFivepoints
  • CityAthens
  • CountyClarke
  • StateGA
  • Zip Code30606

Interior

  • InteriorBookcases, Cable TV Connections, Ceilings - Vaulted, Ceilings 9 Ft Plus, Foyer - Entrance, Hardwood Floors, Tile Floors, Skylight
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Microwave - Built In, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance, Other (See Remarks)
  • HeatingCentral, Forced Air, Heat Pump, Electric, Gas
  • CoolingElectric, Ceiling Fan, Central
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • Stories2 Stories

School Information

  • ElementaryAlps Road
  • MiddleClarke
  • HighClarke Central

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeChastain, Jenkins & Leathers

Price Change History for 259 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA (MLS® #8740987)

Date Details Price Change
Price Reduced (from $634,900) $629,000 $5,900 (0.93%)
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Listing information last updated on June 5th, 2020 at 2:03pm CDT.