More about 523 HIGH LAKE DR, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Are you ready to treat yourself to a new way of life? 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 & city living. The home's 4754 living area and open floor plan embrace 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. The large adjacent breakfast room can be used as a keeping room. A colonnaded foyer and loggia enhance the open concept of the home's formal living and dining rooms. The large den/TV room with a kitchenette and bath is a versatile area with many potential uses. The master suite features a fireplace and its' own sitting area overlooking both the courtyard and rear lake. The master bath has his and her built in chest of drawers, vanities, and walk-in closets. The West Indies style is enhanced by interior custom millwork, plantation shutter doors, and antique beams, authentic Mexican title and plank old pine flooring. The large utility/mudroom features walls of built in cabinets and closets. The tree shaded rear yard has a walking trail around the arbor, wrap-around seating deck at the lake and an arbor covered cooking/sitting area. This home provides a peaceful, natural setting that delights nature lovers.