Great Falls house fire damage listed at $760k

Great Falls firePhoto: Fairfax County Fire-Rescue

Fire investigators are still working to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed a large home in Great Falls early Sunday morning.

Great Falls home fire

Photo: Fairfax Fire-Rescue

The damage to the home, in the 1000 block of Northfalls Court, is listed at $726,250.00.  Fire investigators say that’s the current value of the house.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined but the investigators say that it began in the area of a second floor bedroom.  No one was home at the time of the blaze.


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