More about 8411 N RIVER RD, Port Allen, LA 70767
Old Allendale Plantation, National Historic Register circa 1870. Registered 100-year old draping oaks, formal boxwood garden, carriage house and outside quarters, surround this National Historical property. The music room, library, parlors and porches are wired for surround sound, and have hosted large parties successfully. This gem property has 6 bedrooms 3.5 baths 6 fireplaces, 12-foot ceilings throughout, original beams and heart of pine floors. The spacious keeping room compliments the professional kitchen that contains a center island with Corian countertops, island trough sink, pot filler over Viking range, Sub Zero refrigerator, beverage ice box and lots of cabinet storage. A large walk in butler’s pantry separates the area from dining room containing a full room hand painted mural commissioned by the Louisiana artist, Steve Bourgeois. In the final stages of completion, the two-story, 2000+sf bedchamber addition, houses new bedrooms, baths, complete with balconies and private porches that overlook the courtyard & gardens, that are surrounded by a fenced in automated iron gate, as well as an underground electric pet fence.