This charming, Dutch Colonial home, built in 1936, boasts a rich history and even more impressive amenities for easy living and seamless entertaining in the Garden District. The welcoming porch features 4 columns salvaged from an old plantation, gas lanterns, exterior speakers, and ceiling fans. The front and side entry doors and the master bed and bath doors, made of salvaged antique cypress from New Orleans, pair beautifully with the custom pecky cypress cabinets in the kitchen and the cypress mantle, home to the natural gas fireplace of Old St Louis brick. The kitchen has leathered quartzite slab counters, travertine backsplash, new fireclay apron-front sink, a huge island, stainless appliances, and great natural lighting. Powder room, off kitchen seating area, updated with matte brass fixtures, brick flooring, beadboard paneling, and Phillip Jeffries wallpaper. The spa-like master bath offers a whirlpool tub, separate multi-head shower, porcelain tile, slab quartz counters, custom framed mirror, double vanities, private water closet, and walk-in closet. Lower level surround-sound interior and exterior system unifies the inside and outside back deck and expansive backyard, enclosed with 8 foot privacy fence. Upstairs, you'll find 3 spacious bedrooms and a large bath with a jetted tub/shower, slab granite counters, double vanity, skylight, and porcelain tile. Ceilings are 9 foot downstairs and 8 foot upstairs, with vaulted sections on both levels. Off-street parking, security system, and outdoor video systems for added safety. The center-of-town proximity to LSU, great schools, run/walk paths, parks, museums, numerous attractions, and the best shopping means paramount quality of life in this location, not to mention that the largest annual event in Baton Rouge, St Patrick’s Day Parade, passes directly in front of this home. This home has been cared for with excruciating precision and offers a brilliant, comfortable life for the future owners!
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