4903 Fort Sumner Dr, Bethesda, MD 20816
4903 Fort Sumner Dr, Bethesda, MD 20816
4903 Fort Sumner Dr, Bethesda, MD 20816
SOLDNOV 29, 2021

4903 Fort Sumner Dr
Bethesda, MD 20816

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Description

This property is no longer available to rent or to buy. This description is from November 29, 2021
Located in lovely Sumner, this charming Colonial is on one of the neighborhood's favorite tree lined streets. It is well situated on the corner allowing for open views from the front of the house. On the main level, it features a spacious living room with a wood burning fireplace, a dining room, kitchen that leads out to the patio, a family room with a full bath that could be converted into a main level bedroom if needed. The screened-in porch is a perfect place to relax surrounded by mature trees. The second level features a master bedroom with en-suite bath, three additional bedrooms and a full bath. The lower level includes a recreation room or gym, half bath, laundry/ utility room and garage. This very special house has a large flagstone patio in the rear that is perfect for entertaining, window boxes that add to the charm, and beautiful landscaped front and rear yards. Just off of Massachusetts Avenue, near Westmoreland Circle, Sumner is only minutes from Downtown, Georgetown and Bethesda/Chevy Chase and also affords an easy commute to neighboring Maryland and Virginia as well as access to all area airports. The shops, restaurants and Metros of Friendship Heights, Chevy Chase and Bethesda are within a short distance, as are many parks, and is just a stone’s throw to the Capital Crescent Trail! So close to everything, this location is the perfect choice for those who desire a mature, established neighborhood with all of the conveniences of the city right at hand.

Home Details for 4903 Fort Sumner Dr

Year Built
1951
Parking
1 Car Garage
Price/Sqft
No Info
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
Porch & Patio
Pool
No

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Finished,HeatedNumber of Rooms: 1
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Main Level Bedrooms: 1Number of Bathrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms (full): 3Number of Bathrooms (half): 1Number of Bathrooms (main level): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1738 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Utilities: Cable Available, Electricity Available, Natural Gas Available, Sewer Available, Water AvailableAppliances: Dishwasher, Dryer - Front Loading, Exhaust Fan, Humidifier, Microwave, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Washer - Front Loading, Gas Water HeaterDishwasherDryerMicrowaveRefrigerator
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Forced Air,Natural GasHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Central A/C,ElectricHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Fireplace: Wood BurningHas a Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Double HungFlooring: Hardwood, Wood Floors
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 3Levels: ThreeAccessibility: Accessible Entrance, 2+ Access ExitsFloors: Hardwood, Wood Floors
Security
Security: Security System

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: ShinglePatio / Porch: Patio, Enclosed, Screened PorchFencing: Partial, Back YardOther Structures: Above Grade, Below GradeExterior: Stone Retaining WallsFoundation: Other, Basement
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 1Number of Covered Spaces: 1No CarportHas a GarageHas an Attached GarageHas Open ParkingParking Spaces: 1Parking: Garage Door Opener,Garage Faces Front,Attached Garage,Driveway
Pool
Pool: None
Frontage
Not on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 1595 Square FeetFinished Area (below surface): 143 Square Feet

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1951
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceStructure Type: DetachedArchitecture: Colonial
Building
Construction Materials: Brick, Stone, Aluminum SidingNot a New Construction
Property Information
Condition: ExcellentParcel Number: 160700611022

Price & Status

Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Close Of Escrow

Active Status

MLS Status: CLOSED

Location

Direction & Address
Community: Sumner
School Information
Elementary School: Wood AcresElementary School District: Montgomery County Public SchoolsJr High / Middle School: Thomas W. PyleJr High / Middle School District: Montgomery County Public SchoolsHigh School: Walt WhitmanHigh School District: Montgomery County Public Schools

Building

Building Details
Builder Model: Colonial

Community

Not Senior Community

HOA

No HOA

Lot Information

Lot Area: 6969.6 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: Standard

Offer

Listing Agreement Type: Exclusive Right To Sell

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $10,431Tax Lot: P5

Compensation

Buyer Agent Commission: 2.5Buyer Agent Commission Type: % Of Gross

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

BasementAttic: Attic
Last check for updates: about 21 hours ago
Listed by Ranjana Christine Brooks Terrell
Washington Fine Properties, LLC, (202) 944-5000
Co-Listing Agent: Joanne B Pinover
Washington Fine Properties, LLC, (202) 944-5000
Bought with: Joseph Bernstein, Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., (240) 497-1700
Source: Bright MLS, MLS#MDMC2020050

Price History for 4903 Fort Sumner Dr

Event DetailsPrice
11/29/2021
Sold
Bright MLS #MDMC2020050
$1.2M

11/03/2021
Pending
Bright MLS #MDMC2020050
$1.23M

10/20/2021
Listed For Sale
Bright MLS #MDMC2020050
$1.23M

04/23/2014
Sold
Public Records
$900K

03/28/2014
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$915K

03/06/2014
Pending
Agent Provided
$915K

02/28/2014
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$915K

11/12/2010
Sold
Public Records
$740K

10/30/2010
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$799K

09/13/2010
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$799K

09/03/2010
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$820K

07/24/2010
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$840K

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2020
Tax$7,042
Assessment$872,833
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 20816
*Based on the
Trulia Estimate
$1,232,406
Typical home value
This home: $1,200,000 3% below*
$997
Typical Home Value by sqft
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Assigned Schools

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What Locals Say about Bethesda

  • Trulia User
    "The neighborhood is wonderful and the school districts are amazing. We have a very active community who are really engaged in the community. "
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    "Nice safe neighborhood, great shopping stores and places to eat. Many families and things to do. Lots of pets and markets"
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    "The neighborhood is amazing. Great public transportation options all around. The roads are nice and well paved."
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    "It's a safe are to raise your kids. Good schools. Great parks. Affordable. Nice people. Very accessible. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Really quick drive to work, some annoying/entitled and rude drivers but I’m from the south so not used to it"
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    "People are out walking their dogs all the time! People are friendly and so are most dogs! Lots of trails nearby"
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  • Trulia User
    "There’s a homeless outreach on Cordell ave and Wisconsin ave. You do have homeless walking the area asking for money, some are a bit crazy. The housing is stupid expensive, apartments and houses. The small businesses are dwindling due to big investors/ owners like Greenhill who don’t care about anything but money. That part is very sad. The rest of the neighborhood and the residents are wonderful and friendly. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There is a great newly renovated children’s play area and there seems to be a lot of families despite the lack of community feel. "
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  • Trulia User
    "There are many families with children, young and school-aged. Neighbors are friendly enough to wave on walks but I also do not know any of them beyond that type of interaction. We feel safe. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I drive to Gaithersburg for work. It’s very convenience with being able to park right at my building and access it via elevator. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Neighborhoods are tree-lined and have aged well aesthetically. Homes and properties are typically well-cared for. Lots of people out walking dogs or jogging in afternoon and evening. "
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    "It’s a very eclectic, diverse neighborhood. Lots of children, and being close to the park is nice for young families. I wouldn’t say it’s a particularly friendly neighborhood. If you’re looking for a neighborhood where people hang out outside, chat on the sidewalks, etc., you’re better off elsewhere. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Lack of dog runs and parks is a minus but many people have friendly dogs and take care of the area. Loads of shops for their needs"
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  • Trulia User
    "Bethesda is a very dog friendly. Most stores have water bowls and/or treats for your four legged friend."
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  • Trulia User
    "I don’t have an idea. I don’t have a pet. I just see people walking their pets in the morning and evening. They seem happy."
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  • Trulia User
    "Calm and quite lively neighborhood with park, groceries shop and whatever you need all in walkable distance!"
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  • Trulia User
    "Children park at walkable distance. School bus stop right in front of most apartments! Groceries shops and restaurants all near by!"
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  • Trulia User
    "nice neighborhood , lots of restaurants . mainly apartment buildings. nice gyms nearby....metro nearby"
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  • Trulia User
    "Very pet friendly. People seem to love all types of pets. The parks are big with lots of grass and plenty of great trails to walk or run your dog"
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    "I love Bethesda!! It’s such a dog and kid friendly area. It is safe and a great place to live. I love the local farmers markets and all the amazing restaurants. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I either take the Metro or walk to work. There is a trail that leads straight to the gate of Walter Reed but the snow can interfere. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I feel like I might be the only person without a dog. 🙂 Very dog friendly. Good way to meet neighbors. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Bethesda row has everything, metro stop, grocery stores, shopping and restaurants. You do not need to have car in this neighborhood if you don’t want to."
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  • Trulia User
    "everybody has one and looks out for each other's pets... on the other hand, folks police one another's pets"
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  • Trulia User
    "It is just in the woods It is common to see deer, rabbits, colourful birds, and other wildlife It is quiet and great for strolls Has tennis courts nearby"
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  • Trulia User
    "reasonable. 20 minutes to DC, McLean NoVa and silver spring, MD. centrally located. Access to 495, 270, Wisc Ave, East West Highway "
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy access to nearby battery lane park and walking trail around NIH are great resources for walks with your dog."
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  • Trulia User
    "Walking distance to downtown BETHESDA while still feeling like living in suburbs. Sidewalks make getting around with families easy "
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    "The area It’s quiet friendly and respectful love the afternoons shopping around the dogs been taken for a walk or the kids playing in the park I love it here"
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  • Trulia User
    "My family lived at this home from 2002 to 2008 primarily because our two children could easily walk to the top schools in the Walt Whitman High School cluster and my wife could easily walk to transport to the local Metro or drive to downtown DC in about 20 minutes. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Live here and work close-by. Husband on K St. - so close to DC. Great school cluster. Great neighbors. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I love that you can bike to work in DC along the beautiful crescent trail"
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    "Wonderful area for living, working, shopping and dining. Public Schools are top rate. Area has every amenity for quality living close by -- parks, library, restaurants, hotels, outstanding medical facilities, METRO, County Ride On buses, Downtown Bethesda Buses, and easy access to 495, 270, airports and major malls. "
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    "yes, live and work here - great restaurants, transportation, arts, sports facilities, excellent Montgomery County schools"
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Off Market Homes Near 4903 Fort Sumner Dr

4903 Fort Sumner Dr, Bethesda, MD 20816 is a 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom single-family home built in 1951. This property is not currently available for sale. 4903 Fort Sumner Dr was last sold on Nov 29, 2021 for $1,200,000 (2% lower than the asking price of $1,225,000). The current Trulia Estimate for 4903 Fort Sumner Dr is $1,294,800.