Recent house sales in Northern Virginia include the following, selected at random from information gathered by Rufus S. Lusk & Son Inc.: Fairfax

M. C. Ceruti sold a home at 3137 Bayswater Ct. for $95,000 to Richard N. Parrell and others. The buyer assumed a trust of $59,000.

Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Schindler sold a home at 5113 Brookridge Place for $50,000 in cash to Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Gibson.

Mr. and Mrs. E. J. White sold a house at 4038 Woodland Dr. for $75,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Vincent J. Pistolessi. The seller took back two notes, one for $42,000 at 13 percent for 30 years and one for $4,000 at 13 percent for five years.

J. H. Muller sold a house at 11830 Larry Rd. for $145,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Richard B. Ladd. Continental Federal Savings & Loan Association placed a mortgage of $116,000 for 30 years.

Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Hodges sold a house at 11397 Bantry Ter. for $160,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Barry G. Rappaport. The buyer assumed a trust of $77,610. City Consumer Service placed a note at $22,000 at 17 1/2 percent for five years. Falls Church

Mr. and Mrs. Gene Shelton sold a home at 6741 Arlington Blvd. for $69,950 to Mary M. Schmidt. The sellers took back a note for $63,450 at 12 3/4 percent for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Perrico sold a home at 3117 Westley Rd. for $81,000 to Christine V. O'Brien. The buyer assumed a trust of $52,358.

Mr. and Mrs. L. T. Thibodeau sold a house at 7804 Martha La. for $121,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph F. Korpsak. The sellers took back a note for $111,500 at 11.875 percent for 10 years.

Mr. and Mrs. S. E. Miner sold a home at 1828 Peabody Dr. for $66,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Troy J. Sponaugle. The buyers assumed a trust of $32,348. The sellers took back a note for $20,500 at 14 percent for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. K. W. Parks sold a home at 1851 Griffith St. for $68,000 to Mr. and Mrs. David J. Weimer. Colonial Mortgage Service Co. placed a mortgage of $64,000 for 30 years. Vienna

Par Construction Corp. sold a house at 9303 Kilby Glen Dr. for $174,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas F. Pine. American Home Funding Corp. placed a VA mortgage of $135,000 at 13 1/2 percent for 30 years. The seller took back a note for $9,000 for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Servati sold a home at 1717 Paisley Blue Ct. for $142,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas M. Ramirez. The buyers assumed a trust of $76,141.

Rocky Gorge Communities Inc. sold a home at 1407 Southwind Ct. for $214,279 to Manfred H. Rose and others. Capital City Federal Savings & Loan Association placed a mortgage of $140,000. The seller and another party took back a note for $15,206.

Brownell Inc. sold a home at 10112 Mill Wheel La. for $190,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Richard P. Woods. Equitable Federal Savings & Loan Association placed a mortgage of $171,400 for 30 years.

Artery Organization Inc. sold a home at 2826 Shawn Leigh Dr. for $104,505 to Richard D. Watkins. F & M Mortgage Co. placed an FHA mortgage of $89,500 at 12 percent for 30 years. Herndon

B. H. Foss sold a house at 1133 Shannon Place for $63,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. D'Amico and others. The buyers assumed a trust of $45,893. The seller took back a note of $9,106 at 12 percent for 10 years.

Ryan Homes sold a house at 2956 Ashdown Forrest Dr. for $89,900 to Mr. and Mrs. Paul S. Harris. Ryan Financial Service placed an FHA mortgage of $79,900 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years.

J. B. Regan sold a home at 911 Van Buren St. for $108,000 to Mr. and Mrs. William W. Smith. The buyers assumed a trust of $11,732. City Consumer Service placed a mortgage of $45,000 for 15 years. The seller took back a note for $42,000 for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Meyer sold a home at 1209 Springtide Place for $65,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Gary E. Maring. The buyers assumed a trust of $56,839. Mr. and Mrs. D. J. Feriozi took a note for $17,210 at 12 percent for 20 years.

Mr. and Mrs. K. L. Doniff sold a home at 7414 Whernside St. for $79,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Murphy. The buyer assumed a trust of $49,028. McLean

Mr. and Mrs. J. A. McNamara sold a home at 1730 Maxwell Ct. for $117,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Fernando P. Neto. The buyer assumed a trust of $36,500.

Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Gore sold a home at 2021 Rhode Island Ave. for $180,000 to Mr. and Mrs. William D. Watson. The buyers assumed a trust of approximately $20,500. The sellers took back a note for $118,400 for 10 years.

Mr. and Mrs. L. L. Peters sold a home at 1436 Laburnum St. for $225,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Victor A., Bell Jr. Columbia 1st Federal Savings & Loan Association placed a mortgage of $150,000 for 30 years.

Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Tate II sold a home at 1908 Youngblood St. for $100,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Norgert H. Snobeck. Colonial Mortgage Service Co. placed a mortgage for $95,000 for 30 years. Reston

Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Carter sold a home at 11342 Links Dr. for $84,000 to Mr. and Mrs. David C. Booker. Cameron-Brown Co. placed a mortgage of $82,000 at 16 1/2 percent for 30 years.

Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Stewart sold a home 1135 Glade Dr. for $197,000 to Mr. and Mrs. John T. Caulfield. The sellers took back a note for $50,000 at 14 3/4 percent for 10 years.

Mr. and Mrs. P. D. Hunter sold a home at 11516 Running Cedar Rd. for $135,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth D. Cohen. The buyer assumed a trust of $52,455. Chevy Chase Savings and Loan Association placed a mortgage of $66,000 for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. R. A. Myren sold a house at 1341 Northgate Square for $68,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Burton A. Viscidi. The buyer assumed a trust of $34,164. The seller took back a note for $19,600 at 12 percent for six years.

Mr. and Mrs. P. G. Graves sold a home at 2411 Andorra Place for $114,000 to Mr. and Mrs. R. Cowles Tolman Jr. Steed Mortgage Co. placed an FHA mortgage of $52,000 at 15 1/2 percent for 30 years. Springfield

Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Zotter sold a home at 8850 Cork County Ct. for $93,500. to Mr. and Mrs. David B. Normandy-Dolberg. The buyer assumed a trust of $3,000 at 13 percent for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Read III sold a house at 7408 Julian Place for $97,000 to Hugh B. Stearns. The buyer assumed a trust of $86,500.

Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Bennett III sold a home at 8160 Willowdale Ct. for $78,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Pasquale L. Esposito. The buyer assumed a trust of $64,655. R. Rosen took a note for $5,000 at 15 percent for five years.

Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Williams Jr. sold a home at 8483 Lazy Creek Ct. for $71,500 to Mr. and Mrs. Frederick F. Y. Pang. The buyer assumed a trust of $50,460. CAPTION: Picture, This house at 1851 Griffith Rd., in the Pimmit Hills area of Falls Church, was sold recently for $68,000. By M.C. Valada for The Washington Post