1911 – Broussard, LA – $795,000

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Added to OHD on 7/21/20   -   Last OHD Update: 7/21/20   -   9 Comments
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302 E Main St, Broussard, LA 70518

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  • $795,000
  • 6 Bed
  • 6 full, 4 half Bath
  • 7750 Sq Ft
  • 1.15 Ac.
This historic Victorian home is located in the heart of downtown Broussard. Once a charming bed and breakfast, this home features 6 bedrooms and 6 full bathrooms, 4 half baths. Nestled on an oversized landscaped lot, complete with large mature oak trees and gazebo. Enjoy entertaining on the covered porches and inside the grand living areas. The refurbished interior finishes will have you speechless. This home boasts mahogany carpentry and pine floors throughout. Words can not describe how stunning this home is and the endless possibilities. Schedule your private tour TODAY! Major restoration included changing 100% of the plumbing adding new copper water lines, 100% re-wired, all sewerage lines were added/replaced, insulation added under the house and in the attic, zoned central ac/heat installed AND a new 50 year architectural roof installed in 2005. On the National Historic Registry, this treasure qualifies TAX breaks for repairs and maintenance. Sited from MLS # 11229200
Contact Information
Nicole ElDarragi Young, District South Real Estate Co.
(337) 534-0555 / 337-322-0028
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9 Comments on 1911 – Broussard, LA – $795,000

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  1. seahagseahag says: 94 comments

    Oh dear i am in love….gotta get that lotto ticket…question what is that sink on the floor in the kitchen…i could handle the heat in that house…..

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    • mountain-lionmountain-lion says: 44 comments
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      1952 Eichler
      CA

      The sink on the floor is a built-in mop station. Hard to tell from the picture, but probably not original. I suspect it went in at the same time as the kitchen remodel added commercial appliances.

      Utterly charming house. In great shape wood-wise, and fireplace wise. I’m a little concerned about missing bathroom pictures. Perhaps they are all modern (and so not worth showing), as a house like this wouldn’t have had that many in the beginning.

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      • BethanyBethany says: 3510 comments
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        1983 White elephant
        Escondido, CA

        I see several bathroom pictures towards the bottom half of the listing photos.

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      • DianeEGDianeEG says: 558 comments
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        1896 Farmhouse W/Swedish roots
        Rural, IL

        The sink in the kitchen is a “mop” station required by the health department if you are serving food/drinks to the public. They did a nice conversion to B&B, which in smaller homes sometimes doesn’t work as seamlessly. Beautiful wood and cabinets. It appears the B&B was called “The Victorian Plantation” and was quite an elegant destination wedding/event venue. B&Bs have been hit particularly hard during the pandemic shut down; sad for those struggling.

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    • BethanyBethany says: 3510 comments
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      1983 White elephant
      Escondido, CA

      I bet it’s a dog washing/utility sink.

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      • MichaelMichael says: 2571 comments
        1979 That 70's show
        Otis Orchards, WA

        That would be a good use for it. Anybody who has a dog knows how much this would come in handy. That said, I might have raised it up slightly for old folks like myself!

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  2. I’d love that house, but the electric bill would be very heavy….It surely needs a new family to fill it with love..

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  3. ctmeddctmedd says: 137 comments

    Beautiful, beautiful home! I’ve never seen built-ins with the oval glass in the doors. She’s a true beauty. And that kitchen! Wow!

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  4. John ShifletJohn Shiflet says: 5466 comments
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    1889 Eastlake Cottage
    Fort Worth, TX

    The octagonal room partitioned off with the beautiful fretwork spandrel really catches the eye. It is but one of several fine millwork details found in this house. Good to see that previous owners were good stewards of this home.

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