More about 523 HIGH LAKE DR, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Beautiful West Indies style home designed by Al Jones. Set on a corner lot, with views of a private lake from almost every room, this retreat is a rare opportunity for one to have waterfront property and city living. The home's open floor plan embraces casual, yet elegant, living, with old beamed ceilings in the foyer, kitchen , loggia, side entrance, den, and master's sitting room. This home is great for entertaining any sized gatherings or for quiet relaxation. The kitchen is a gourmet's delight, with custom sinker cypress cabinetry, full butler's pantry, slab granite counter tops, eat in counter bar, Subzero refrigerator, gas burner stove, and a large breakfast room that can be used as a keeping room. The home also features formal living & dining rooms, a large den with a kitchenette- a versatile area with many potential uses, plus a sitting area leading to the master and first floor guest suite. The large master suite features a fireplace & its own sitting area overlooking both the courtyard & rear lake. The West Indies style is enhanced by interior custom mill & antique beam work throughout, including plantation shutter doors, authentic Mexican tile, and plank wood flooring. The utility/mudroom is wonderful and features a wall of built-in cabinets. The tree shaded rear yard has a walking trail around the arbor, wrap-around seating deck at the lake, and an arbor covered cooking area. All permits a peaceful, natural setting that delights nature lovers. Too many amenities to list! A Must see. Motivated Sellers are offering a home warranty for the new owners.