MLS® ID: VAFX1076740
8701 RUNNING FOX COURT
FAIRFAX STATION, Virginia, 22039 $748,701
This wonderful Fairfax Station home offers you the perfect antidote for the stress of life in suburban Virginia. You will feel an immediate drop in blood pressure and anxiety when you return home from a hard day at work in addition to feeling the natural cooling effect of the leafy environment. Sited on a beautiful 5 acre lot with mature hardwoods, this home's custom brick walkway and gorgeous landscaping will welcome you and your guests. Enter through a true vestibule, rarely seen, which helps keep out the cold air in the winter and discover all the thousands of dollars of updates the Seller has made. The main level features hardwood floors, living room with fireplace, bay windowed dining room, beautiful remodeled kitchen and powder room, laundry room and study (4th bedroom) with built-in bookshelves. The hardwood floors continue upstairs where you will find 3 bedrooms, 2 totally remodeled full baths and a laundry chute to make your life easier. The finished basement has been customized as an artist's studio, but can be used for so many other creative activities - let your imagination run wild! In addition, there is a large recreation room with another fireplace and wood stove insert. This home was sited to take maximum advantage of the gorgeous wooded lot that overlooks Sandy Run Creek and features a Koi fish pond and an abundance of wildlife and birds. Enjoy panoramic views from the dining room, kitchen and sunroom to make your day brighter. You will also enjoy pleasant evenings on the spacious deck. The immediate area provides activities for everyone. Fountainhead Regional Park offers mountain biking on a world class bike trail, hiking, miniature golf, archery, fishing, boating and sunset watching on a wonderful boardwalk. Burke Lake Park is perfect for long walks by the lake, golf, camping, fishing, and rides for the younger set. Watch the local crew teams train and compete at Sandy Run Park. Wonderful fine dining and boutique shopping are available in Clifton with more casual dining and neighborhood amenities available at The Shoppes of Lorton Valley. Great schools and easy access to I-95, the VRE and Springfield Metro are also great assets. All of this great country living within 18 miles of the White House. This is the perfect home for you if you value peace, quiet and interaction with Mother Nature. Welcome to our neighborhood.