More about 3028 BELLE CHERIE AVE, Baton Rouge, LA 70820
One of a kind home nestled among mature trees on larger lot in desirable Riverbend. History & character are part of the package with this property. The home has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths & 30’ screened-in patio with 2” Pennsylvania blue stone off the back. Charm starts with the walk up to the front steps under the copper awning, turn the key to the antique hardware on the solid wood front door & enter the foyer with gleaming wood floors. The downstairs flooring is heart of pine recovered from the downtown BR train depot. The beams used in many rooms on the 1st floor were reclaimed from a Convent in Covington, LA. Kitchen features 3cm slab granite countertops & back splash, newer Bosch HE “quiet” dishwasher, pantry, & breakfast room with nice windows that make the space light & bright. Family room has plenty of space to entertain. Check out the brick hearth of the wood burning fireplace with unique wood mantel from Richland Plantation in MS. Light pours in the windows & french doors that over-look a large back yard. The mudroom & laundry have been newly renovated with Old Chicago brick flooring. There is one guest bedroom on 1st floor. Take notice of the solid wood paneled doors throughout the home. Head upstairs to the generously sized master suite & ensuite is complimented with a master closet that has 3 levels of storage. Continue with the 2nd floor to another sitting area & two additionally generously sized bedrooms with another full bath. Garage doors are actually working Carriage style doors in the main house and two additional garage spaces in the separate workshop. The 2 story workshop is 25’X32’ with additional 16’X12’lean to on the backside. Man cave for sure & there is more potential here as well. There is a hidden file cabinet stored in the home….buy the property and we reveal the hidden access. You will appreciate the 1” radiant barrier insulation in the attic that keeps the electric bills down. No flood insurance required.