Price Reduction
Address
6947 Government St Baton Rouge, LA
Price
$ 575,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2020009828
  • TypeSingle Family
  • ParishEAST BATON ROUGE
  • CityBaton Rouge
  • AreaEbr Mls Area 61
  • NeighborhoodNorth Goodwood
  • Zip70806
  • StyleColonial Style
  • Price$ 575,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3854
  • Lot Size0.53 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
RE/MAX Professional
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 salvaged 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!

Price History
6/24/2020 Listed $675,000
7/21/2020 4% - $650,000
9/9/2020 8% - $599,900
10/19/2020 5% - $575,000

General Features

Cooling 2 or More Units Cool, Central Air Cool
Exterior Features Cabana, Gazebo, Landscaped, Outside Light, Patio: Open, Porch
Fireplaces 1 Fireplace, Gas Logs Firep, Wood Burning Firep
Flooring Parquet Floor, Paver Floor, Wood Floor
Heating 2 or More Units Heat, Central Heat
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
Listing Area EBR MLS Area 61
Parking 2 Cars Park, Carport Rear Park
Roof Architec. Shingle Roof
Zoning Res Single Family Zone

Interior Features

Dining Type Breakfast Room, Dining Room Formal
Kitchen Features Cooktop Electric, Counters Tile, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Pantry, Refrigerator, Wall Oven
Lower Sqft 1823
Lvl 1 1
Lvl 10 2
Lvl 11 2
Lvl 12 2
Lvl 13 2
Lvl 14 3
Lvl 15 3
Lvl 2 1
Lvl 3 1
Lvl 4 1
Lvl 5 1
Lvl 6 1
Lvl 7 1
Lvl 8 2
Lvl 9 2
Master Bath MBA Double Vanity, MBA Separate Shower, MBA Skylight, MBA Tub: Jetted
Master Bedroom MBR Ceiling Fan, MBR En Suite Bath, MBR Sitting/Office Area
Room 1 FOYER
Room 10 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 11 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 12 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 13 BATH: FULL
Room 14 RECREATION-GAME ROOM
Room 15 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 2 DINING ROOM FORMAL
Room 3 LIVINGROOM
Room 4 DEN
Room 5 KITCHEN
Room 6 BREAKFAST ROOM/NOOK
Room 7 SUNROOM
Room 8 BEDRM:MASTER
Room 9 BATH: MASTER

Exterior Features

Car Port 694
Fencing Brick Fence, Full Fence, Other Fence, Privacy Fence, Vinyl Fence
Foundation Slab: Traditional Found
Lot Level Lot
Lot Dimensions 100 X 201
Lot Size Area 0.53
Pool Type Gunite Pool
Pool Y/N Yes
Room Types Bath: Full, Bath: Master, Bedrm:Additnl, Bedrm:Master, Breakfast Room/Nook, Den, Dining Room Formal, Foyer, Kitchen, Livingroom, Recreation-Game Room, Sunroom
Room Types Level 1 Breakfast Room/Nook (L1), Den (L1), Dining Room Formal (L1), Foyer (L1), Kitchen (L1), Livingroom (L1), Sunroom (L1)
Room Types Level 2+ Bath: Full (L2+), Bath: Master (L2+), Bedrm:Additnl (L2+), Bedrm:Master (L2+), Recreation-Game Rm (L2+)
Siding Brick Siding, Wood Siding
Water/Sewer Public Sewer, Public Water

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 70806

Price
AVG $510K
$580K
Visits
AVG 52
110
Walkscore
AVG 50
37
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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