This Southdowns Gem is the best of all worlds!! Newer construction in an incredible Southdowns location with the character and charm of a French Quarter New Orleans home! A very private backyard with a pool and lush landscaping and a charming brick courtyard make this home an Oasis in the center of town. A two car garage, new security system, and professional landscaping and lighting and sprinkler system throughout complete the package.
The outdoor spaces of this property are low maintenance and feature three areas – a backyard, a central courtyard, and a balcony. The backyard has a high fence covered with Jasmine which creates complete privacy for your enjoyment of the salt water gunite pool, fountains, coolcrete deck, slate patio, professional landscaping and lighting, and citrus trees. The center courtyard features high brick walls, 12 foot stucco columns, a fountain, a slate deck, a covered porch, a butterfly garden, and a mature Camellia tree. The upstairs balcony overlooks the patio and has French quarter style iron railings with lush hanging plants and a sunset view.
The ground floor of the property has an open floor plan and SEVEN (7) sets of French doors and lots of windows opening onto the brick patio and pool area. Heart of pine floors, a wood-burning fireplace and salvaged wooden beams throughout complete the space. The ground floor has a dining room, living room, kitchen, keeping room, half bath, laundry room and master bedroom suite. The kitchen has a large center granite island with plenty of workspace and a huge pantry. The laundry room has plenty of storage and a new large capacity washer washer and dryer included. The master bedroom suite has two sets of French doors opening onto a covered porch and patio, and a master bath with a soaking tub, large shower, and his and her sinks.
Upstairs are two bedrooms (each with a huge closet and plenty of light), a bathroom, and a landing with a large built-in bookcase and a set of French doors opening onto the balcony.
Central Location is incredible!
Less than 10 minutes from: LSU, Downtown, Perkins/Essen medical complex (Baton Rouge Clinic, Our Lady of the Lake), Towne Center. Just minutes from numerous schools, restaurants, and shopping.
Just one house from the walking path on Stuart Avenue - walk to Saint Aloysius or Red Zeppelin!
On the Southdowns Mardi Gras parade route!
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Stainless Steel Appliances
Triple Crown Molding
Family Room/Great Room
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