8119 OAKBROOK DR $795,000


    8119 OAKBROOK DR Baton Rouge, LA 70810

    • 4 Beds
    • 3 Baths
    • 3,478 sq.ft.
    • Residential
    MLS# 2019004438 | Active
    Days On Market: 265 45 Views
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    PEACEFUL COUNTRYLIKE LIVING ON 2.07 ACRES! This one owner 4BR/3BA contemporary with traditional elements was designed by noted architect John Desmond and built by Benchmark. Designed with great detail to surroundings, this home captures the spectacular views of pond and natural setting. The tall old cypress front door opens to a brick floored foyer which showcases Desmond's signature open staircase. Left of foyer is a bedroom with full bath. LR with old pine floors, cathedral ceiling with beams, masonry fireplace and a wall of windows with nature views not normally found in the city. Large DR with old pine floors has bay window overlooking front yard. Oversized MBR has sitting area with fireplace, bookcase wall and adjacent master bath. Efficient kitchen features, tile countertops and backsplash, built-in desk, self-cleaning electric range oven, microwave, s/s dishwasher, double sink and walk-in pantry. Light and airy sunroom off kitchen with wet bar, brick floors and two walls of windows. Off upstairs landing are 2 large bedrooms with built-in desk areas and views of pond. All millwork is clear-heart redwood and cabinetry by Highland Cabinets. Utility room has s/s sink, adequate cabinetry and tile countertops. Security system. 233 sq. ft. wine and hobby room off double carport. 367 sq. ft. workshop with attached single carport. Professionally landscaped by Lorrie Henslee with sprinkler system. Partial ownership of Oakbrook lake, park and walking trails is included with purchase of this home. Convenient to Perkins Rowe, YMCA, major medical areas, shopping, restaurants, etc.

    • General Features
      • Bathrooms - Full 3
      • Year Built 1976
      • Assn. Fee Includes Common Areas HOA,Maint Subd Entry HOA,Other:See Remarks HOA
      • Fireplace 2 Fireplaces, Gas Logs Firep, Masonry Firep, Wood Burning Firep
      • Misc. Equipment Security System
      • Number of Stories 1.1-1.9
      • Parking 2 Cars Park,Attached Park,Carport Rear Park,RV/Boat Port Parking
      • Pool on Lot No
      • School System East Baton Rouge
    • Building Features
      • Cooling 2 or More Units Cool, Central Air Cool, Zoned Cool
      • Heating 2 or More Units Heat, Central Heat, Gas Heat, Zoned Heat
      • Interior Attic Access,Built-in Bookcases,Cable Ready,Ceiling 9'+,Ceiling Beamed,Ceiling Fans,Ceiling Cathedral,Ceiling Varied Heights,Computer Nook,Elec Dryer Con,Elec Stove Con,Elec Wash Con,Inside Laundry
      • Flooring Brick Floor, Carpet Floor, Cer/Porc Tile Floor, Wood Floor
      • Roof Architec. Shingle Roof
      • Foundation Slab: Traditional Found
      • Siding Brick Siding, Wood Siding
      • Style Contemporary Style
    • Room Features
      • Kitchen Features Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Range/Oven
      • Master Bath MBA Double Vanity,MBA Walk-In Closets,MBA Tub: Shower Combo
      • Master Bedroom MBR En Suite Bath,MBR Ceiling 9'+,MBR Sitting/Office Area
    • Property Features
      • Lot Level Lot,Waterfront Lot
      • Lot Dimensions 311.45 x 315 x 271.45 x 319.77
      • Water Sewer Public Sewer, Public Water
      • Waterfront Lake Front /Pond, View Water, Walk To Water
      • Fencing Chain Link Fence, Partial Fence, Wood Fence


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    70810 (Baton Rouge) Demographics

    35Median Age
    1,443Population Density (per sq. mile)
    57%College Educated
    $74,083 Estimated Median Income
    10,759Estimated Total Home Owners
    4,374Estimated Total Renters
    71% / 29%Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3Estimated Average Household Size
    39,064Total Population
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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source New Value: $795,000
        9/11/2019 12:41:35 PM Price Reduced Source New Value: $795,000 -1.85%
        6/15/2019 7:41:23 AM Price Reduced Source New Value: $810,000 -2.29%
        3/16/2019 7:42:00 PM New in Database Source New Value: $829,000

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