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504 Ford Street

Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • $349,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 66 Days
  • MLS #: SWL24002696
UPDATED: 131 min ago
$349,000
  • 5
    BEDS
  • 0.37
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 4,708
    SQFT
  • $74
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1879
County:

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Description

Step back in time with this meticulously preserved 3-story historic residence otherwise known as the Reid Home! This extraordinary piece of Lake Charles history dates back to 1879 and is on the Historical Registry. Immerse yourself in the charm of yesteryears with its original Louisiana Cypress siding exterior, beautiful original pine hardwood flooring & cypress molding/staircase/doors throughout, 5 custom fireplaces each with full ornate mantelssome adorned with imported marble, original plantation walk through window to the porch in the master bedroom, 11 & 12 foot ceilings, and wrap around porches. From 1910-1913, the third story served as the Judge's chambers and jailhouse. The home also features a Carriage House with 2 extra living quarters, which presents an opportunity for additional income. With recent updates to the electrical and plumbing systems as well as a new roof & a few other upgrades (see supplements), this timeless treasure seamlessly blends the past with modern convenience. This home exhibits unparalleled craftsmanship and details that you will simply have to see to believe. Add a little TLC and make it your own or even snatch it up for a historical Airbnb and unlock additional potential income opportunities. Schedule your showing today, this is one you will not want to miss! Preapproval required for showings.

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504 Ford Street Lake Charles, LA 70601

  • Price: $349,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 66 Days
  • Updated: 131 min ago
  • MLS #: SWL24002696
5
Beds
2
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.37
Acres
4,708
SQFT
$74
$/SQFT
1879
Built
Neighborhood:
Reid D J 1
County:
Calcasieu
Elementary School:
Johnson
Middle School:
Molo
High School:
Washington-Marion
Property Description
Step back in time with this meticulously preserved 3-story historic residence otherwise known as the Reid Home! This extraordinary piece of Lake Charles history dates back to 1879 and is on the Historical Registry. Immerse yourself in the charm of yesteryears with its original Louisiana Cypress siding exterior, beautiful original pine hardwood flooring & cypress molding/staircase/doors throughout, 5 custom fireplaces each with full ornate mantelssome adorned with imported marble, original plantation walk through window to the porch in the master bedroom, 11 & 12 foot ceilings, and wrap around porches. From 1910-1913, the third story served as the Judge's chambers and jailhouse. The home also features a Carriage House with 2 extra living quarters, which presents an opportunity for additional income. With recent updates to the electrical and plumbing systems as well as a new roof & a few other upgrades (see supplements), this timeless treasure seamlessly blends the past with modern convenience. This home exhibits unparalleled craftsmanship and details that you will simply have to see to believe. Add a little TLC and make it your own or even snatch it up for a historical Airbnb and unlock additional potential income opportunities. Schedule your showing today, this is one you will not want to miss! Preapproval required for showings.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Victorian Carport YN Yes Construction Materials OtherWood Siding Foundation Details Raised Garage YN Yes Levels Three Or More Other Structures Guest House Parking Features Detached CarportGarage Patio And Porch Features Rear PorchCoveredDeckFront PorchPorchWoodWrap Around Pool Features None Pool Private YN No Road Surface Type Paved Roof Shingle Spa Features None Spa YN No

Interior Features

Appliances 6 Burner StoveDouble OvenDishwasherGas CooktopMicrowaveOvenRangeRefrigeratorWater Heater Common Walls No Common Walls Cooling Central AirCeiling Fan(s) Cooling YN Yes Fireplace Features Gas Fireplace YN Yes Heating Central Heating YN Yes Interior Features Built-in FeaturesBathtubCeiling Fan(s)Crown MoldingGranite CountersHigh CeilingsStorageSeparate ShowerUpdated Kitchen Laundry Features Laundry Room Main Level Bedrooms 0

Property Features

Association Fee 0 Association YN No Land Lease YN No Listing Agreement Exclusive Right To Sell Lot Features Corner Lot New Construction YN No Property Attached YN No Property Condition Repairs Cosmetic Property Sub Type Single Family Residence Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions Standard Structure Type House Utilities Cable AvailableElectricity ConnectedSewer ConnectedWater Connected Water Source Public Waterfront YN No

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© 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: 2024-07-14T08:00:37.823.

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

 
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