Address
7811 Richards Dr Baton Rouge, LA
Price
$ 2,400,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2021009200
  • TypeSingle Family
  • ParishEAST BATON ROUGE
  • CityBaton Rouge
  • AreaEbr Mls Area 61
  • NeighborhoodJefferson Place
  • Zip70809
  • StyleMediterranean Style
  • Price$ 2,400,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6806
  • Lot Size0.91 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Amelia Fine Homes LLC
Data Source:
Greater Baton Rouge MLS (GBRAR) - 74 - LA
Property Description

Timeless Italian architecture designed by Al Jones AIA. Perched atop a gently sloping hill on a quiet Jefferson Place street sits an estate where absolutely no expenses were spared. Approach the entry up a timeless limestone double staircase with fountain to find the living room and dining room separated by a series of perfectly proportioned archways. At the end of the limestone foyer, a secret passageway to a fabulous private guest suite. The exceptionally large living room overlooks courtyard and pool with fountains. The generous sized dining room accommodates a table and twelve chairs. Master suite has views of the grounds and encompasses separate his and hers bathrooms and huge closets/dressing areas. Large open and recently updated kitchen with quartz countertops and spacious island with cooktop is open to breakfast area and den/keeping room. Additional amenities are countless including; high ceilings throughout, separate garage apartment/studio/office with adjoining large storage areas, spacious air-conditioned workshop, four car garage, driveway with abundance of off street parking, industrial 32 KW generator, third floor bonus room, solid foundation including 80 pilings, brick cladding with stucco plastering, and salvaged Ludowici clay tile roof with beautiful patina! This home has the only private entrance/exit into the neighborhood, affording unparalleled access to Jefferson Hwy and the Interstate. Stucco privacy walls, lush landscaping and exceptional design for the ultimate in privacy. Every room has amazing views of the beautiful grounds. Upstairs bedrooms are separated by a game room, a portion of which could easily be converted into a fifth bedroom. 2704 square feet of porches, walkways, garages and storage plus the above garage guest house brings total number under roof to 9930 square feet. This is a rare opportunity to own one of the most unique properties in Bocage/Jefferson Place.

Price History
6/9/2021 Listed $2,400,000

General Features

Cooling 2 or More Units Cool, Central Air Cool
Exterior Features Generator: Whole House, Guest House
Fireplaces 2 Fireplaces
Flooring Wood Floor
Garage 1104
Heating 2 or More Units Heat, Central Heat
Listing Area EBR MLS Area 61
Parking 4+ Cars Park, Garage Park
Pool Y/N Yes
Roof Tile Roof
Warranty No

Interior Features

Dining Type Dining Room Formal
Lower Sqft 4870
Lvl 1 1
Lvl 10 1
Lvl 11 2
Lvl 12 3
Lvl 13 1
Lvl 14 1
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 Walk-In Closets
Master Bedroom MBR En Suite Bath, MBR Walk-In Closets
Room 1 LIVINGROOM
Room 10 EXERCISE
Room 11 SITTINGROOM
Room 12 RECREATION-GAME ROOM
Room 13 FOYER
Room 14 PANTRY
Room 2 DINING ROOM FORMAL
Room 3 KITCHEN
Room 4 KEEPING
Room 5 BREAKFAST ROOM/NOOK
Room 6 BEDRM:MASTER
Room 7 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 8 BEDRM:ADDITNL
Room 9 BEDRM:ADDITNL

Exterior Features

Fencing Full Fence
Foundation Slab: Traditional Found
Lot Dimensions 241x25x1954x72x169x175
Lot Size Area 0.91
Pool Type Inground Pool
Room Types Bedrm:Additnl, Bedrm:Master, Breakfast Room/Nook, Dining Room Formal, Exercise, Foyer, Kitchen, Livingroom, Pantry, Recreation-Game Room, Sittingroom, Keeping
Room Types Level 1 Bedrm:Additnl (L1), Bedrm:Master (L1), Breakfast Room/Nook (L1), Dining Room Formal (L1), Exercise (L1), Foyer (L1), Kitchen (L1), Livingroom (L1), Pantry (L1), Keeping (L1)
Room Types Level 2+ Bedrm:Additnl (L2+), Recreation-Game Rm (L2+), Sittingroom (L2+)
Siding Stucco Siding
Water/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 70809

Price
AVG $670K
$2.4M
Visits
AVG 129
367
Year Built
AVG 1999
1995

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