1122 Thoreau Drive

Baton Rouge, LA 70808 / Walden

MLS ID# 2020013331 Active
Single Family Residence

$695,000

3 beds
2/0/1 baths
2 Garage Capacity
3281 sqft
$211.83/sqft

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Details for 1122 Thoreau Drive, Baton Rouge LA 70808

One of the Crown Jewels of Walden!! Architecturally Designed by Lou Faxon and built by Butch Hart this home with a traditional kitchen with adjacent DR has the most stunning setting you can find in all of Baton Rouge! Surrounded by beautiful trees and lush landscaping the home features amazing courtyards and expansive balconies with amazing wrought iron rails. As you approach the home- you enter through charming gates designed by Harry Haleck and walk into the front courtyard that has a large fountain and an area for your entertaining if you wish. There are multiple sets of French Doors which open onto the courtyard and the entrance to the home is ahead of you. Upon entering the home you gasp for breathe as you see the soaring 20 ft ceiling of the living room and the large 2 story window which overlooks the front yard. The living room has beautiful pine flooring and a large marble mantel over the fireplace.There is a wall of bookcases available for you also. Walking to the rear of the home you find the dining room overlooking the stunning rear yard and pool! From here you enter the kitchen, breakfast, laundry area which is very efficient and opens onto the rear patio and has a fabulous view of the pool-outdoor kitchen.The Master is on the ground floor and also has access to the pool and outside kitchen.The Master bath has a his and her vanities and separate clothes. Upstairs is a large den with separate bar area, 2 bedrooms and a bath. You have access to both the front and back balconies and a stairwell leads down to the pool. The back yard is breathe taking with a beautiful pool surrounded by picturesque landscaping ! the outdoor kitchen is the perfect place to relax and enjoy life with a grill, mini-fridge and television! You will not find another home in BR with the setting as stunning as this!!

Features and Details

  • Category Residential
  • Type Single Family Residence
  • Area/Neighborhood Walden
  • County East Baton Rouge
  • Lot Size 111.3x110x50.9x36x40x94.92
  • Acreage 0 Acres
  • MLS ID# 2020013331
  • Beds Total 3
  • Baths Total 3
  • Baths Full 2
  • Baths Half 1
  • Levels 2
  • Garage Capacity 2
  • Living Area 3281 sqft

Building
Carpet Floor, Cer/Porc Tile Floor, Wood Floor, French Style
Construction
Brick Siding, Stucco Siding, Architec. Shingle Roof, Brick Const, Frame Const, Carpet Floor, Cer/Porc Tile Floor, Wood Floor
Exterior Features
Balcony, Landscaped, Outside Kitchen, Outside Light, Patio: Covered, Patio: Open, Porch, Inground Pool
Heat/Cool
2 or More Units Heat, Central Heat, 2 or More Units Cool, Central Air Cool
Interior Features
Built-in Bookcases, Cable Ready, Ceiling 9'+, Ceiling Fans, Ceiling Varied Heights, Crown Moulding, Inside Laundry, Cooktop Electric, Counters Granite, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Pantry, Wall Oven, 1 Fireplace
Fencing
Full Fence, Privacy Fence
Amenities
Common Areas HOA, Groundskeeping HOA, Insurance HOA, Maint Subd Entry HOA, Pool HOA
Equipment
Security System, Smoke Detector
Water/Sewer
Public Sewer, Public Water
This listing was last updated on 11/23/2020 10:10:09 AM.