Custom built Acadian Home on 5 acres along the Amite River in French Settlement. Home faces 107 feet of water frontage with wooded acreages behind. Fish, hunt or just take in the natural beauty on your own land.
The main floor of the home has an open floor plan encompassing the kitchen, dining and living rooms. This large room features floor to ceiling views of the Amite River, a stone wood burning fireplace, built in fish tank and specially made Australian Cypress floors. The master bedroom is on this level with private bath and laundry area. The second floor has two roomy bedrooms with a designer slate bathroom showcasing a Jacuzzi tub. The ground floor has been enclosed into a sportsman's dream mudroom with kitchen, bathroom and laundry room for cleaning everything from yourself to your gear to your catch. The ground floor also has a separate tool storage room. This level could be converted into a in-law suite if desired.
The grounds around the home of this property are eye catching. From the large 40 foot porch overlooking the Amite to the 91 foot pier along the river. The yard is full of fruit trees including grapefruit, Satsuma, navels, kumquat and figs. There is a large paved patio for enjoying the outdoors and plenty of natural landscaping. A 16 foot private boat launch and shed for storing your ATV's or Jet Skis. Around the home there is 8' cedar fencing to enhance privacy.
The exterior of the home is cedar and it has metal roofing. The metal roof extends over the large 35'x25' covered parking area. There is plenty of outside lighting and electrical access. Flood certificate is current and flood insurance is transferable. Ground level has FEMA accepted Smart-Vents which protect the home and lower flood insurance rates. Electrical is through DEMCO. Water is an on site well pump system and sewage is an on-site advance treatment system with Mo-Dad.
There is a 25'x50' trailer slab with utility hook-ups behind the home for guests or possible income opportunities.
We'd be happy to give you a private showing upon request.
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for French Settlement, Louisiana 70733