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Address
16381 Old Jefferson, Prairieville, LA
Price
$ 1,650,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2021018050
  • TypeSingle Family
  • ParishASCENSION
  • CityPrairieville
  • AreaAsc Mls Area 90
  • NeighborhoodRural Tract
  • Zip70769
  • StyleColonial Style
  • Price$ 1,650,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage7379
  • Lot Size7.142 Acres
Data Source:
Greater Baton Rouge MLS (GBRAR)
Property Description

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.

Price History
11/27/2021 Listed $1,700,000
7/19/2022 3% - $1,650,000

General Features

Apprx. Age Other See Remarks
Bathrooms 5
City Prairieville
Class Residential
Cooling 2 or More Units Cool, Central Air Cool
County ASCENSION
Directions Airline to Old Jefferson in Prairieville-near intersection of Old Jefferson and Airline.
Exterior Features Balcony, Barn, Gazebo, Guest House, Landscaped, Outside Kitchen, Patio: Covered, Patio: Enclosed Patio, Patio: Open, Porch, Storage Shed/Bldg., Tennis Court
Financing Cash Fin, Conventional Fin, FHA Fin, FMHA/Rural Dev Fin, VA Finance
Fireplaces 3 Fireplaces
Full Baths 4
HOA Fee NONE
Half Baths 1
Heating Central Heat
Interior Features Built-in Bookcases, Cable Ready, Ceiling 9'+, Ceiling Fans, Crown Moulding, Elec Dryer Con, Elec Stove Con, Gas Dryer Con, Inside Laundry
Legal Description Lot A-1 in Section 35, T8S, R2E, Ascension Parish, State of Louisiana.
Lot # A1
Misc Equipment Garage Door Opener
Parking 3 Cars Park, Garage Park
Pool Y/N No
Postal Code 70769
Primary City Prairieville
Roof Architec. Shingle Roof
School District Ascension Parish
Special Sales Type As Is
Status Active
Stories 2
Street Name OLD JEFFERSON
Style Colonial Style
Sub Type HISTORICAL
Subdivision Rural Tract (No Subd)
Subdivision LA
Total Sq Ft 12440
Type Detached Single Family

Interior Features

Beds 5
Dining Type Dining Room Formal
Flooring Carpet Floor, Cer/Porc Tile Floor, Marble Floor, Wood Floor
Kitchen Features Cooktop Gas, Counters Granite, Counters Solid Surface, Island, Microwave, Range/Oven
Lower Sqft 5882
Lvl 1 1
Lvl 10 2
Lvl 11 2
Lvl 12 2
Lvl 2 1
Lvl 3 1
Lvl 4 1
Lvl 5 1
Lvl 6 1
Lvl 7 1
Lvl 8 1
Lvl 9 1
Master Bath MBA Double Vanity, MBA Separate Shower
Master Bedroom MBR En Suite Bath, MBR Ceiling 9'+, MBR Sitting/Office Area
Room 1 DEN
Room 10 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 11 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 12 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 2 KITCHEN
Room 3 DINING ROOM FORMAL
Room 4 LIVINGROOM
Room 5 SUNROOM
Room 6 OFFICE/STUDY
Room 7 UTILITYROOM
Room 8 BEDRM:MASTER
Room 9 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Upper Sqft 1497

Exterior Features

Foundation Piers Found
Lot Dimensions 655 x 524 x 482 x 210 x 55 x 115 x 53 x 240
Lot Size Area 7.142
Siding Wood Siding
Water/Sewer Public Sewer, Public Water

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 70769

Price
AVG $510K
$1.65M
Visits
AVG 112
124

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