7811 Richards Dr

    Baton Rouge, LA 70809
    • $2,400,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 227 days
    • ID#: 2019000362
    UPDATED: 225 min ago
    $2,400,000
    • 4
      BEDS
    • 0.91
      ACRES
    • 4
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 6,806
      SQFT
    • $353
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home

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    Description

    Timeless Italian Architecture created by Al Jones, perched atop a gently sloping hill. No expenses spared. Walk up the stately elevated limestone double stairs with fountain leading to a front entryway with limestone columns. The , living room and dining room are separated by a series of perfectly proportioned archways. At the end of the marble foyer, is a secret passageway (behind a wall of mirrors with a hidden inset door) to a fabulous private guest suite. The exceptionally large living room overlooks a courtyard and pool with fountains. The generous sized dining room accommodates a table and twelve chairs. Master suite has views of the grounds and tropical landscape. Dual bathrooms and huge closets/dressing areas. Large open kitchen with granite counter and stainless appliances. Large gas cooktop and is open to breakfast area and spacious den/keeping room. Additional amenities include but are not limited to: High ceilings throughout, separate garage apartment/studio/office with adjoining large storage areas, spacious air-conditioned workshop, four car garage. The driveway offers an abundance of parking, industrial 32kwgenerator, third floor bonus room, construction that includes 80 pilings, stucco over brick, and salvaged Ludowici clay tile roof with beautiful patina! This home has the only private entrance/exit in the neighborhood, affording its unparalleled access to Jefferson Hwy. and the Interstate. Stucco privacy walls, lush landscaping and exceptional design for the ultimate in privacy. Every room has amazing views of the beautiful grounds. Upstairs bedrooms are separated by a game room, a portion of which could easily be converted into a fifth bedroom. 2704 square feet of porches, walkways. garages and storage brings total number under roof to 9930 square feet. This is a rare opportunity to own an amazing estate in Bocage area in Jefferson Place.

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    7811 Richards Dr Baton Rouge, LA 70809

    • Price: $2,400,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 225 min ago
    • ID#: 2019000362
    4
    Beds
    4
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    0.91
    Acres
    6,806
    SQFT
    $353
    $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Jefferson Place
    County:
    East Baton Rouge
    Area:
    Ebr Mls Area 61
    School District:
    East Baton Rouge
    Property Description
    Timeless Italian Architecture created by Al Jones, perched atop a gently sloping hill. No expenses spared. Walk up the stately elevated limestone double stairs with fountain leading to a front entryway with limestone columns. The , living room and dining room are separated by a series of perfectly proportioned archways. At the end of the marble foyer, is a secret passageway (behind a wall of mirrors with a hidden inset door) to a fabulous private guest suite. The exceptionally large living room overlooks a courtyard and pool with fountains. The generous sized dining room accommodates a table and twelve chairs. Master suite has views of the grounds and tropical landscape. Dual bathrooms and huge closets/dressing areas. Large open kitchen with granite counter and stainless appliances. Large gas cooktop and is open to breakfast area and spacious den/keeping room. Additional amenities include but are not limited to: High ceilings throughout, separate garage apartment/studio/office with adjoining large storage areas, spacious air-conditioned workshop, four car garage. The driveway offers an abundance of parking, industrial 32kwgenerator, third floor bonus room, construction that includes 80 pilings, stucco over brick, and salvaged Ludowici clay tile roof with beautiful patina! This home has the only private entrance/exit in the neighborhood, affording its unparalleled access to Jefferson Hwy. and the Interstate. Stucco privacy walls, lush landscaping and exceptional design for the ultimate in privacy. Every room has amazing views of the beautiful grounds. Upstairs bedrooms are separated by a game room, a portion of which could easily be converted into a fifth bedroom. 2704 square feet of porches, walkways. garages and storage brings total number under roof to 9930 square feet. This is a rare opportunity to own an amazing estate in Bocage area in Jefferson Place.
    Exterior Features

    Covered Porch Sq FT 512 Exterior Stucco Siding Foundation Slab: Traditional Found Garage Sq Ft 1104 Lot Dimensions 241X25x1954x72x169x175 Parking 4+ Cars ParkGarage Park Pool Inground Pool Pool YN Yes Style Mediterranean Style

    Interior Features

    Baths Display 4/1 Cooling 2 Or More Units CoolCentral Air Cool Heating 2 Or More Units HeatCentral Heat Lower Sq Ft 4870 Master Bedroom Mbr En Suite BathMbr Walk-In Closets Room Eight Bedrm:Additnl Room Eleven Sittingroom Room Five Breakfast Room/Nook Room Four Keeping Room Fourteen Pantry Room Nine Bedrm:Additnl Room One Livingroom Room Seven Bedrm:Additnl Room Six Bedrm:Master Room Ten Exercise Room Thirteen Foyer Room Three Kitchen Room Twelve Recreation-Game Room Room Two Dining Room Formal Room Type Bedrm:AdditnlBedrm:MasterBreakfast Room/NookDining Room FormalExerciseFoyerKitchenLivingroomPantryRecreation-Game RoomSittingroomKeeping Total Baths 5 Upper Sq Ft 1936

    Property Features

    Approx Total Sq Ft 9930 Apx Age 16-20 Years Association Fee Required Association Fee Per Year 520 Electric Elec: Entergy Financing Cash FinConventional Fin Gas Utilities Gas: Atmos Lot Number 288-A Property Type Detached Single Family Special Sale Type As Is Stories 2.1-2.9 Water Sewer Public Water

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    © 2019 Multiple Listing Service of the Greater Baton Rouge Association of REALTORS®, Inc. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Darren James & Associates powered by eXp Realty. Data last updated: 2019-08-24T23:31:56.5.

    Licensed in the State of Louisiana, USA.
    Darren James & Associates powered by eXp Realty || (225)335-7666 || Baton Rouge, LA
     
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