Historic House Listings

Heart pine floors! Circa 1905 in Louisiana. $194,000

June 7, 2020

Beautiful heart pine floors in this house! This home was built in 1905. It is located on .63 acres in Abbeville, Louisiana. There are unpainted bead board ceilings. There are original mantels, built-ins and an updated kitchen. Five bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 3,080 square feet. $194,000

Contact Jolie Meaux with District South Real Estate Co.: 337-781-4609

From the Zillow listing:


Remarks: Beautiful turn of the century, Victorian home nestled in a historical neighborhood in the heart of Abbeville. The home is situated on just over a half acre corner lot with citrus trees and already established garden boxes. All of this and a gardening shed and you are set to have your own urban garden. Upon entering through the front door into the grand foyer, you will notice the beautiful antique Heart pine floors, original millwork, as well as a grand staircase. Located off of the foyer, The master bedroom contains a generous closet and ensuite bath with walk in shower and vanity. The other two bedroom are also located off of the foyer, and are very large and have a jack and jill bathroom with a gorgeous antique chandelier.The living area are so large and open great for entertain. Anchoring the living room is a wood burning fireplace with an antique mantle that has been refreshed with modern tile and cement hearth. The dining room has a beautiful antique chandelier and has plenty of room for a very large dining table and several pieces of furniture. The kitchen is large and well appointed. There is no shortage of storage in this kitchen with several pull outs and a lazy susan. Beyond the kitchen you will find the laundry room and another full bath. Upstairs there are two very large bedrooms and another jack and jill bath and HUGE walk in closets. So many little nooks and crannies to cuddle up and read a book. This historic property represents all that is wonderful about these classic beauties, add in the amount of space inside and outside and you will want for nothing. The main floor AC was replaced in 2017, whole house water heater in 2019, replaced duct work in 2018


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