Historic House Listings

So pretty! National Register Property in Louisiana. Circa 1870. $325,000

November 18, 2020

This is such a pretty home! This house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The home was built in 1870. It is located on .25 acres in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. The home has a cute front porch with original trim and a great front door. The entryway has a beautiful staircase and a vintage light fixture. There are original hardwood floors, wide baseboards, crown molding and original mantels. The home has pocket doors, paneled wainscoting and an updated kitchen. There are beautiful bathrooms with claw foot tubs. The home is situated in the historic district and within walking distance to local shops, parks and restaurants. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,418 square feet. $325,000

Contact Terri Purpera with RE/MAX Properties: 225-445-7130

From the Zillow listing:


Beautiful Victorian home listed on the National Registry of Historic Properties complete with original architectural features. Enter through the French doors and immediately be drawn to the exquisite detailed woodwork on the original staircase and original wainscoting in the foyer. Heart-of-Pine flooring, 12-foot ceilings, solid cypress doors and original hardware throughout the entire home. Family room features one of five wood burning fireplaces with original mantles, crown molding and three walk-thru windows that lead to the front porch. An oversized set of cypress pocket doors lead you from the family room to the formal dining room, featuring original wainscoting and crown molding. Living area has an open floor plan for generous entertaining space. The renovated kitchen adjoins the formal dining room. Kitchen features imported reclaimed Indonesian Teakwood counter tops, custom cabinets with an abundance of storage, under counter lighting, appliance pantry, double wall ovens and portable kitchen island. Newly renovated master bedroom is on the first level. The second level features 3 spacious bedrooms that maintain the historic atmosphere with ornamental wood-burning fireplaces in each room. A living room, two full bathrooms and the laundry room complete the second level. Original wrought iron fence wraps this 130-year home with only 3 homeowners to date. This home is nestled in the heart of Donaldsonville’s Historic District within walking distance of 2 historic parks, Crescent Park and Louisiana Square, Restaurants, Business District, Bayou LaFourche and Mississippi River Walk. Schedule your private showing today.


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