4245 Ortega Forest Dr, Jacksonville, 32210

REDUCED 1% Residential - Single Family For Sale in Ortega Forest


MLS® #: 987222
Active, 109 Days on Market

Beautiful and totally renovated Ortega Forest home designed in 1952 by Florida's outstanding modernist architect, Taylor Hardwick. Priced Below Appraisal. It rests on .65 acres of sweeping oaks, azaleas and camellias and was designed to recall the farm buildings of the original owner's youth in Virginia. It has now been brought back to life lovingly by the current owners with new contemporary touches that highlight the original design. Upgrades and improvements are listed in the Documents section on the MLS. A few of the highlights in the very large kitchen include Thermador appliances, quartzite white countertops,a porcelain farmhouse sink, and Shaker solid wood cabinetsFor cooling you have 2 Mitsubishi dual zone hi efficiency 20 Seer 3 ton units downstairs and upstairs a Carrier single zone hi efficiency 15 seer (3 ton) HVAC system.. For the discriminating few there is underground electrical service and interior and exterior LED lighting throughout. The 4 large bedrooms include 2 master suites upstairs. There is a possible 5th bedroom with a fireplace downstairs that could also be a den or an office, all with hardwood floors. The expansive great room and open kitchen have European oak 7 1/2" wood plank floors. On the exterior you will see Sierra Shake premium 1/2" thick cementuous siding and a 2000 sq.ft. stone paver deck. As you can see, the owners have outdone themselves with the very Best. There are so many more improvements but you will have to "wait til you see it!" (Don't forget to look for the unusual "round house" in the elegantly landscaped backyard!

Essential Information

MLS® #: 987222
Price: $790,000
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 5.00
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths: 1
Square Footage: 4,216
Year Built: 1951
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Residential - Single Family
Style: Contemporary
Status: Active

Community Information

Address: 4245 Ortega Forest Dr
Area: 033-ortega/venetia
Subdivision: Ortega Forest
City: Jacksonville
County: DUVAL
State: Florida
Zip Code: 32210


Utilities: Cable - Available, Sewer - Septic Sys, Underground Util., Water - Public
Parking Spaces: 2
Parking: Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Keypad Entry, Side Entry Garage, Other Parking
Pool: No Pool


Interior Features: Built-in-Bookshelves, Ceiling 8+ Ft., Double Paned Windows, French Door(s), Thermal Window(s), Tile Floors, Vaulted/Cath. Ceil., Walk-in-Closet(s), Wood Floors, EnergyStr Light Fixt, Insulated Doors
Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposer, EnergyStar Appliance, Ice Maker-Refrgeratr, Microwave, Range Gas, Refrigerator, Self Cleaning Oven, Washer/Dryer Connect
Heating: Central Heating, Energy Star Heating
Cooling: Central Cooling, Energy Star Cooling
Fireplace: Yes
Fireplaces: Brick Fireplace, Fireplace-Living Rm, Frplc-Fam Rm/Den/Gr, Mantle, Wood Burning Frplc, 2 or more Fireplaces
# of Stories: 2


Exterior: Brick, Cementitious Siding
Exterior Features: Detached Shed, Outside Lighting, Patio - Open, Sprinkler System, Hm Service-Warranty
Lot Description: Regular Lot
Roof: Shingle Roof

School Information

Elementary: John Stockton
Middle: Lake Shore
High: Robert E. Lee

Additional Information

Days on Market: 109
Zoning: Residential, Single Family
HOA Fees: 0.00
HOA Fees Freq.: N/A

Listing Details



$/SqFt: $187

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Listing information last updated on July 18th, 2019 at 12:23am EDT.