You've kept your eye open for the next treasure in Bendel Gardens - here it is! This beautiful multi story home built onto a high sloping lot will continue to surprise you. Beautiful wood details, expansive windows with lots of natural light and all the charm of a Randy Rivera architectural design home. This well constructed Acadian style home was built by David Ellis in 1993. As you walk up to the large front porch imagine yourself every morning drinking a cup of coffee in the morning and enjoying a glass of wine in the evening all while viewing the surrounding beautiful scenery. Walking through the front door you'll find an expansive beautiful custom staircase on your right and on your left an executive office built with custom cypress bookcases and a matching cypress table.Walking through the foyer you will walk into a massive living room boasting a gorgeous fireplace, beautiful freshly painted built ins, and several large door & windows letting in tons of natural light. This home's interior was completely repainted last year in 2020 and the exterior in 2019. Pride of ownership really shows with this well maintained home.
The cozy kitchen was built with all the modern features: granite counters, updated backsplash, freshly painted cabinets, stainless steel 5 burner cooktop including a custom Sub-Zero refrigerator, and double ovens. A large walk in pantry is located right off the kitchen as well! A secondary cozy rear porch is located right off the kitchen and has a view of the courtyard, pool, and beautiful mature trees. This porch is perfect for drinking that morning cup of coffee! The master bedroom has a very generous amount of space. The quintessential bathroom has a deep soaker tub and custom tile shower. You will love the huge walk in closet for the master suite as well. The large laundry features a laundry chute for the guests or kids upstairs clothes, a washer sink, storage cabinets, and more. Heading back to the front of the home we'll take a walk up the beautiful wood staircase with a custom look out dormer window over the stair case. You will be amazed to find a massive extra living room upstairs that can be a "kids paradise", movie room, game room, and more. There is even a cozy reading nook for the rear dormer upstairs. The upstairs suite boasts 2 more full bathrooms, 3 very large bedrooms all with walk in closets. Splash into summer with the oasis of the backyard pool and patio area. This recently remodeled pool (2018) boasts water features, a hot tub, and elaborate travertine, and surrounding lush landscape. There is also a half bath right off the pool. Come find what makes centrally located Bendel Gardens so coveted. Developed in 1950, Bendel Gardens was modeled on Houston's elegant River Oaks community. Driving through the neighborhood you will enjoy the elaborate plantings of magnolia trees that were planted many years ago.
Listing Agent: William Raines Courtesy of: HUNCO Real Estate Listing information provided courtesy of the REALTOR® Association of Acadiana. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use, and it may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. The data is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS. Updated: 27th September, 2021 3:25 AM
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