16381 Old Jefferson
Prairieville, LA 70769 / Rural Tract (No Subd)

MLS ID# 2021018050 Active
Single Family Residence


5 beds
4-0-1 baths
3 Garage Capacity
7379 sqft

Details for 16381 Old Jefferson, Prairieville LA 70769

The Robert Penn Warren House, also known as Twin Oaks, is a historic house in Prairieville, Louisiana. It was designed in the Colonial Revival architectural style, and it was built in 1905. It was the private residence of author Robert Penn Warren, a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of "All the Kings' Men," and was listed in 1993 on the National Register of Historic Places. This exquisite estate sits on 7 beautiful acres with magnificent oak trees known as Twin Oaks. In addition to the main home, the property includes a chapel (900 sq. ft.), barn (3,131 sq. ft), bar/entertainment suite (396 sq. ft.) among the open courtyard/patio, as well as gazebos and other storage buildings. This home has undergone extensive renovations which include Viking professional 6 burner gas stove, imported slab granite countertops, full outdoor kitchen, 12' ceilings, 6 gas-log fireplaces, heart of pine wood flooring, large barn, guest house, chapel, and office building which is currently being used as storage. The master bath features Italian tile flooring, a custom-built shower, and a stand-alone soaking tub. The living room features cathedral ceilings with a bright interior from original open windows. While the property can function as a private residence, it can also be used as an event space or bed and breakfast. The lush landscaping, mature oak trees, large open porch with the most amazing views are sure to please.

Features and Details

  • Category Residential
  • Type Single Family Residence
  • Area/Neighborhood Rural Tract (No Subd)
  • County Ascension
  • Lot Dimensions 655 x 524 x 482 x 210 x 55 x 115 x 53 x 240
  • Acreage 7.142 Acres
  • MLS ID# 2021018050
  • Beds Total 5
  • Baths Total 5
  • Baths Full 4
  • Baths Half 1
  • Levels 2
  • Garage Capacity 3
  • Living Area 7379 sqft

Carpet Floor, Cer/Porc Tile Floor, Marble Floor, Wood Floor, Colonial Style
Wood Siding, Architec. Shingle Roof, Frame Const, Other Const, Carpet Floor, Cer/Porc Tile Floor, Marble Floor, Wood Floor
Exterior Features
Balcony, Barn, Gazebo, Guest House, Landscaped, Outside Kitchen, Patio: Covered, Patio: Enclosed Patio, Patio: Open, Porch, Storage Shed/Bldg., Tennis Court
Central Heat, 2 or More Units Cool, Central Air Cool
Interior Features
Built-in Bookcases, Cable Ready, Ceiling 9'+, Ceiling Fans, Crown Moulding, Elec Dryer Con, Elec Stove Con, Gas Dryer Con, Inside Laundry, Cooktop Gas, Counters Granite, Counters Solid Surface, Island, Microwave, Range/Oven, 3 Fireplaces
Garage Door Opener
Public Sewer, Public Water
This listing was last updated on 10/5/2022 11:28:11 AM.