More about 318 Nelken STREET, NATCHITOCHES, LA 71457
This Magnificent Raised Creole Cottage (circa 1836) is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and located in the heart of the Natchitoches Historic District. The structure is completely renovated and won an Architecture Restoration Award. Special care was taken to preserve the historic elements while adding luxurious modern amenities and updated utilities. The main floor features large living areas divided by a great double fireplace and accentuated by brick floors and cypress beamed ceilings. The second floor houses a wonderful master with a wall of windows and two very nice bedrooms on the front of the house that open to an expansive gallery overlooking the idyllic neighborhood. There is also a study area with a wrought iron stairway to the third floor. This level consists of a quaint bedroom and bath with exposed beams and gable windows at each end. Outside there is a cypress & brick exterior with copper gutters, mature landscaping, a fenced yard, and brick patio.