1243 S Forest Drive

Arlington, VA
$ 749,900 Beds 3 Baths 1.5 Sq 1,789
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Beautiful spacious home on a .24 acre corner lot. The bedrooms are spacious and get lots of light, large kitchen overlooking the front and side yard. Lots of windows.  The sun rises in the back (east) and sets in the front (west facing).  Fresh paint throughout, new full bath, updated kitchen. Flagstone patio, 2-3 car driveway.  Wood burning fireplace.  Landscaping provides color and interest year-round. Flagstone patio is perfect for relaxing under the tree canopy and watching wildlife. Treed lot with plenty of shade. Minutes to the Four Mile Run creek and trail. Many mature oak trees, a Yoshino Cherry blooms early spring followed by a Kwanzan Cherry, gorgeous Sugar Maple centered in the front yard, Little Gem Magnolia, and the front entrance trellis is flanked by 2 mature Muskogee Crape Myrtles and Eden Roses. Seller has an 8k watt propane generator that can convey or purchased by buyer. HVAC autumn 2018, WH 2019, roof 2021, updated full bath 2021, generator hook up 2019. Not even a block to Wakefield HS, tennis courts, pool, and track, minutes Amazon HQ2, Skyline, Rt. 7, Rt 395, and minutes to DC. Bus stop close by. Very convenient and close to all the shopping, dining and recreation you need. Just off of the Columbia Pike corridor, Giant, Target, CVS, Whole Foods, Golds gym, Shirlington, Four Mile Run Creek, and Trail. *agent owner* Seller will provide home warranty through Old Republic.


  • Price
  • $ 749,900
  • Lot Size
  • 10,019 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,789
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 1
  • Year Built
  • 1950
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Arlington
  • Taxes
  • $ 6978
  • County
  • Style
  • Ranch/Rambler
  • Area
  • MLS#
  • VAAR179290
  • Zip
  • 22204
Listing Provided by: Redfin Corporation
Data Source: Bright MLS



Accessibility None, Level Entry - Main, No Stairs
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Oven - Wall, Water Heater, Humidifier
Architectural Style Ranch/Rambler
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stucco
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 14
Exterior Features Street Lights
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Y/N No
Heating Central
Interior Features Attic, Attic/House Fan, Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Open, Wood Floors
Levels 1
Location Type Corner Lot/Unit
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Concrete Driveway, Paved Driveway, Private
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s)
Possession Negotiable, Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 419.17
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name COLUMBIA FOREST
Tax Annual Amount 6978.0
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Garden/Lawn, Street, Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning R-6

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1789
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N No
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Living Area 1789
Main Level Bedrooms 3
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Door Features Storm
Fencing Chain Link, Rear
Foundation Details Crawl Space
Horse Y/N No
Lot Features Corner, Front Yard, Landscaping, Partly Wooded, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Trees/Wooded
Lot Size Acres 0.23
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 10203.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Driveway, On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Ashburn, VA office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

4/9/2021 Listed $749,900

Property vs Zip Code Average in 22204

AVG $510K
AVG $5,395
AVG 79
Year Built
AVG 1978


1243 S Forest Drive Arlington, VA is a Single Family Home for sale at $749900 with 1789 sqft and a lot size of 10,019 SqFt Acre(s). 1243 S Forest Drive Arlington has 3 bedrooms, 1 baths and was built in 1950. The property's zip code is 22204 which is in Arlington, VA

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