"OWN A PIECE OF LOUISIANA HISTORY!"
405 Richey St.
1 1/2 Story "Creole Cottage!"
Bathrooms: 3 "2 half"
Size: 2,304 sq. ft. "living area"
Lot Type: Rectangular
Year Built: 1835 "On the historic register!"
WOW...PRICED TO SELL! HOME & FURNISHINGS ARE A HISTORY LOVER'S DELIGHT!... Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Dec. of 1997, as the Samson House-circa 1835. This home offers many possibilities commerically or simply a lovely residence on the National Register of Historic Places.It was completely restored at the new site of 405 Richey St. in the Highly Desirable Historic District of New Roads & became the first oldest Bed & Breakfast of Pointe Coupee Parish. It has been featured in publications such as the Country Victorian, Country Roads and the City Social Magazines. It is listed in Fodor's Travel & was featured in the Kiwanis Spring Tour of Homes & Gardens. This beautifully restored Creole Plantation House bears typical Caribean Influence illustrated in the (3) rare French wrap around mantels that combine the Creole Style tradition - tall molded baseboards, molded cornices and flush board siding. The umbrella roof, aged red cypress interior walls & beams, a center hall, 11 foot ceilings, and 8 foot wooden double French doors between the rooms along with the original batten shutters which flank the openings on the rear gallery are further reasons to mark this dwelling a true Creole House. CAPTIVATING...is just one way to describe the "Southern Living" landscaping & grounds of this National Register home. The Gardens showcase a tapestry of Native and Exotic plants and Vintage Sugar Kettles that serve as Fountains. The Courtyard features a Swimming Pool as it's Centerpiece w/a Cabanna. Caribbean style Galleries and Gardens also showcase a Hammock House, a Poolside Open Hearth Fireplace Room, Outdoor Kitchen w/ scored flooring, Outdoor Restroom, 12x9 Greenhouse & a 20x14 Workshop w/ scored flooring. The Samson House is located in Downtown New Roads & is within walking distance to the Banks of Beautiful False River, Pointe Coupee's most visited resturants & shopping. Just a short drive from B.R., New Orleans or Lafayette! Great Business Opportunity!
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