More about 7868 HIGHLAND RD, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Built in 1939, for the daughter of LSU President, James Monroe Smith, this home exudes character and charm, and is full of history. There are many special amenities this home has to offer, including recently refinished hardwood floors, imported European stone flooring, gorgeous chandeliers imported from France, marble bathrooms, a granite and stainless kitchen with Kitchen Aid appliances and a gas stove, plaster walls, Louis XV marble fireplace mantle in the living room, slate front steps, copper gutters, updated plumbing and electrical, new roof 2014, upstairs AC new 2014, downstairs AC replaced 2007, sprinkler system in the yard, a fully fenced 1.24 acre yard and more. The stunning yard, full of lush landscaping, is waiting to be enjoyed and is perfect for entertaining both young and old. With room for a pool, guesthouse, tennis courts and more, this is an entertainers paradise! Many parties have been held in this home from kids using the slope of the yard as a slip and slide, to cocktail parties and baby showers. This Baton Rouge landmark, sitting high on the bluff on historic Highland Road, is waiting for that special someone to make this amazing house their new home.