6947 Government St, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

$675,000
5
BD
3
BA
3,854
SqFt
List Price
$675,000
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
2020009828
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Half-baths
1
Full-baths
2
Living Area
3,854
Acres
0.53
Parish
East Baton Rouge
Subdivision
North Goodwood

Property Description

One of a kind palatial 3 story Classic Colonial home with an abundance of captivating details throughout! Originally built for the President of Standard Oil in the early 1940's, this home has been lovingly re-imagined for todays modern conveniences. As you approach the home, you are welcomed through the wrought iron gates with manicured grounds, gorgeous Live Oaks, and an embracing front porch. Behind the front door, a tastefully grand and stunning adventure filled with historical style awaits. Luxurious finishes include an original crystal chandelier, Italian Marble fireplace surround, antique chandelier scones, German Crystal pendant lighting as well as lighting salvag d from a theater on the East Coast. This special home is rich with memories of fabulous events and intimate gatherings, and you will notice the beautiful flow that is perfect for entertaining. The 2nd floor houses the romantic master suite with cathedral ceilings and a balcony overlooking the gated ground, as well as 3 other nicely sized bedrooms. The 3rd floor is complete with a bonus /game room plus 1 full bedroom. The fully fenced, dreamy backyard features a custom gunite pool, new pergola, and a 300 sqft + gazebo. Situated on a substantially large lot just a few blocks from Our Lady of Mercy in the heart of Old Goodwood, this gem of a home is sure to impress! Roof is 1 year old!

Additional Information

Style
Colonial Style
Construction
Frame Const
Sqft
4908
Hoa Fee Type
VOLUNTARY
Interior Features
Attic Access, Built-in Bookcases, Cable Ready, Ceiling 9'+, Ceiling Fans, Ceiling Varied Heights, Crown Moulding, Elec Dryer Con, Elec Stove Con, Elec Wash Con, Inside Laundry, Skylight
Floors
Parquet Floor, Paver Floor, Wood Floor
Cooling
2 or More Units Cool, Central Air Cool
Heating
2 or More Units Heat, Central Heat
Appliances
Cooktop Electric, Counters Tile, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Pantry, Refrigerator, Wall Oven
Pool Description
Gunite Pool
Parking
2 Cars Park, Carport Rear Park

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