1244 pickett ave
baton rouge, LA 70808

baton rouge, LA 70808 Directions


  • 3 beds
  • 3 baths
  • 2,516 sqft
  • Fullscreen

Want an Open Floorplan in the Old part of Town? Here it is. We all fell in LOVE with this home 17-18 years ago because of all the open space for entertaining and enjoyment. Dead End Street by Lee High School Home has been beautifully maintained by the current and previous owners. It has been well loved, for sure. Granite in kitchen with Sub Zero, great breakfast bar, and lots of light. Open plan that can house dining room table and two seperate sitting areas overlooking an enormous fenced rear y...
ard. Love that you can be in the kitchen and looking out watching activity in the back yard for your children or pets.Master BR is like staying at the Four Seasons with separate living area and has a updated master bath with new shower and tub area. There is a staged gameroom and secret play closet that can also be used as a study that is on the other side of the bedroom wing. Spacious laundry area that houses washer and dryer, and can hold two frigs or freezers. You are going to LOVE This one. Owners are moving out of town and have loved this location and home for a number of years.

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General Information

Full Baths
Current List Price
Listed Date
Mar 19, 2019
Home Type
Detached Single Family
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Subdivision Name
East Baton Rouge


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Take Pickett off Perkins and head south all the way towards Lee High School. Home on the left hand side.



Built back in the 1940s, Southdowns is a famed community near the LSU Campus and the well-traveled Perkins Road. This neighborhood offers many exciting year round events nearby as proximity is a major selling point here. Residents enjoy a calm, outdoors-centric life near City Park Lake and University Lake. Southdowns is also close to North Gate, Steele Place, and the Garden District.

Southdowns real estate offers a selection of single-family homes both one and two-story, that are individually crafted. Homes for sale in this area are an intriguing mix of old and new. Initial construction began here in the forties and continued through the sixties. Residents have managed to keep that historic feel while enjoying modern updates as well. There are also many new construction options, and most homes generous front lawns and fenced-in backyards that are set along neighborhood streets.

There’s never a lack of things to do here. Here, you can shop, eat and play all within a short distance from their Southdowns homes. Each year, the neighborhood hosts one of Baton Rouge’s favorite events, the Southdowns Mardi Gras Parade. You can treat yourself to a night out to eat an array of large restaurants and small, quaint eateries. Or, take advantage of the many opportunities for shopping with local boutiques and larger shopping malls like Cortana Mall and the Mall of Louisiana. Or, if you’re looking to spend the day outdoors, then you can enjoy one of the many recreational parks in and around this area or hit the links at Webb Memorial Golf Course and City Park Golf Course.

In the suburban community of Southdowns, you can experience fun, civic-minded community life!


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