259 Fortson Drive

$629,000, 5 Beds 3 Baths 3,745 Sqft .65 Acres

About This Property

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
TypeResidential
StyleContemporary
StatusActive
Has Master On MainYes
Has Bedroom On MainYes

Community Information

Address259 Fortson Drive
AreaCLARKE
SubdivisionFivepoints
CityAthens
CountyClarke
StateGA
Zip Code30606

Amenities

Neighborhood AmenitiesNone
Parking3 Car Or More, Off Street

Interior

CoolingElectric, Ceiling Fan, Central
BasementCrawl, Entrance Outside
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces1
Stories2 Stories

Interior

Bookcases, Cable TV Connections, Ceilings - Vaulted, Ceilings 9 Ft Plus, Foyer - Entrance, Hardwood Floors, Tile Floors, Skylight

Appliances

Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Microwave - Built In, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance, Other (See Remarks)

Heating

Central, Forced Air, Heat Pump, Electric, Gas

Exterior

Lot DescriptionNone, 1/2 - 1 Acre
WindowsDouble Pane/Thermo

Exterior

Deck/Patio, Porch, Screen Porch, Other (See Remarks)

Exterior Features

Deck/Patio, Porch, Screen Porch, Other (See Remarks)

Construction

Brick/Frame, Other (See Remarks)

School Information

ElementaryAlps Road
MiddleClarke
HighClarke Central

Additional Information

Days on Market101

Listing Details

OfficeChastain, Jenkins & Leathers

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259 Fortson Drive, Athens (MLS® #8740987) Property History

Price Reduced from $634,900 to $629,000
Status Changed from New to Active

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Georgia MLS Logo The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Broker Reciprocity Program of Georgia MLS. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES GEORGIA PROPERTIES are marked with the Broker Reciprocity logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.

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Listing information last updated on June 1st, 2020 at 3:48pm EDT.

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