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3721 Lake Street

Lake Charles, LA 70605
  • $484,999
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 89 Days
  • MLS #: SWL24002193
Price Reduced
$484,999
  • 5
    BEDS
  • 0.93
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 4,343
    SQFT
  • $112
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1900
County:

School Ratings & Info

Description

Step into a piece of history with this remarkable turn-of-the-century home nestled in the heart of Lake Charles. Built in 1900 and miraculously surviving the 1910 fire, hurricanes Audrey, Rita and Laura, this home has a rich past, having been relocated in 1955 from the Lake Charles Garden District on Hodges Street to its current location on Lake Street.With its grand stature and timeless charm, 3721 Lake St. boasts over 4,343 square feet of living space and sits proudly on nearly an acre of land. Its prime position in South Lake Charles offers unparalleled convenience, with quick access to I-210, shopping centers, dining, schools, and churches.Ideal for those who love to entertain or dream of owning a bed & breakfast or Airbnb, this property is a rare find in the Lake Charles market. The colonial-style home features original heart-of-pine flooring, stunning stained glass windows, exterior brick repurposed from the original home location (porches/walkways) or brick from a building in St. Louis, MO. (porches, patio, carport). Front door is original, handmade and hand carved and the original hand carved grand staircase whispers tales of yesteryear.The remodeled kitchen is a chef's delight, complete with a large center island and modern amenities. The large living room is adorned with a majestic fireplace and original built-in bookshelves, creating an inviting ambiance for gatherings.The spacious master suite offers a separate sitting area and a luxurious master bath, while additional upstairs bedrooms share a beautiful full bath and their own staircase, ensuring privacy and convenience for the master space having a separate staircase entrance as well. A detached covered porch provides a secluded outdoor retreat, perfect for alfresco entertaining or relaxing in the Louisiana breeze.With room to expand, the possibilities are endless"add a pool, tennis court, or outdoor kitchen to create your own oasis. A detached storage building is included for added convenience, and recent exterior updates, including paint, new fencing, a new roof and new A/C units, provide peace of mind.Situated in Flood Zone X, this home combines historic charm with modern comforts, offering a rare opportunity to own a piece of Lake Charles' past. Don't miss your chance to own this extraordinary property"schedule a showing today and embark on a journey through time in this magnificent turn-of-the-century home.

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3721 Lake Street Lake Charles, LA 70605

  • Price: $484,999
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 89 Days
  • MLS #: SWL24002193
5
Beds
3
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.93
Acres
4,343
SQFT
$112
$/SQFT
1900
Built
Neighborhood:
Sale A W Sub
County:
Calcasieu
Property Description
Step into a piece of history with this remarkable turn-of-the-century home nestled in the heart of Lake Charles. Built in 1900 and miraculously surviving the 1910 fire, hurricanes Audrey, Rita and Laura, this home has a rich past, having been relocated in 1955 from the Lake Charles Garden District on Hodges Street to its current location on Lake Street.With its grand stature and timeless charm, 3721 Lake St. boasts over 4,343 square feet of living space and sits proudly on nearly an acre of land. Its prime position in South Lake Charles offers unparalleled convenience, with quick access to I-210, shopping centers, dining, schools, and churches.Ideal for those who love to entertain or dream of owning a bed & breakfast or Airbnb, this property is a rare find in the Lake Charles market. The colonial-style home features original heart-of-pine flooring, stunning stained glass windows, exterior brick repurposed from the original home location (porches/walkways) or brick from a building in St. Louis, MO. (porches, patio, carport). Front door is original, handmade and hand carved and the original hand carved grand staircase whispers tales of yesteryear.The remodeled kitchen is a chef's delight, complete with a large center island and modern amenities. The large living room is adorned with a majestic fireplace and original built-in bookshelves, creating an inviting ambiance for gatherings.The spacious master suite offers a separate sitting area and a luxurious master bath, while additional upstairs bedrooms share a beautiful full bath and their own staircase, ensuring privacy and convenience for the master space having a separate staircase entrance as well. A detached covered porch provides a secluded outdoor retreat, perfect for alfresco entertaining or relaxing in the Louisiana breeze.With room to expand, the possibilities are endless"add a pool, tennis court, or outdoor kitchen to create your own oasis. A detached storage building is included for added convenience, and recent exterior updates, including paint, new fencing, a new roof and new A/C units, provide peace of mind.Situated in Flood Zone X, this home combines historic charm with modern comforts, offering a rare opportunity to own a piece of Lake Charles' past. Don't miss your chance to own this extraordinary property"schedule a showing today and embark on a journey through time in this magnificent turn-of-the-century home.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Traditional Carport YN Yes Fencing Fenced Levels Two Other Structures Outdoor KitchenShed(s)StorageWorkshop Parking Features CarportDrivewayOversized Patio And Porch Features BrickConcreteCovered Pool Features None Pool Private YN No Roof Shingle Spa Features None Spa YN No

Interior Features

Appliances DishwasherGas RangeRange Hood Cooling Central AirCeiling Fan(s) Cooling YN Yes Fireplace Features Wood Burning Fireplace YN Yes Heating Central Heating YN Yes Interior Features BathtubCeiling Fan(s)Granite CountersHigh CeilingsKitchen IslandSeparate ShowerUpdated Kitchen

Property Features

Association Fee 0 Association YN No Land Lease YN No Listing Agreement Exclusive Right To Sell Lot Features Back YardFront YardYard New Construction YN No Property Attached YN No Property Condition Updated/Remodeled Property Sub Type Single Family Residence Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions Standard Structure Type House Utilities Cable AvailableElectricity ConnectedNatural Gas ConnectedPhone AvailableSewer ConnectedWater Connected View Neighborhood Water Source Public Waterfront YN No

Listing information © 2024 Southwest Louisiana Association of REALTORS MLS.
Listing provided courtesy of Castle Real Estate: 337-480-6555.



© 2024 Southwest Louisiana Association of REALTORS®, Inc. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Century 21 Bono Realty. Data last updated: 2024-07-19T00:00:24.813.

Licensed in the State of Louisiana, USA. .
Century 21 Bono Realty || 337-478-1578 || Lake Charles, LA

 
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