1245 lee dr
baton rouge, LA 70808

baton rouge, LA 70808 Directions


  • 4 beds
  • 3 baths
  • 3,349 sqft
  • Fullscreen

This beautiful contemporary style home is only 6 years old in the highly desirable Southdowns subdivision off of Lee Dr. Fantastic location with a nursery literally next door. A brick wall was recently constructed in the front yard towards the road giving this home privacy. The landscaping is breathtaking! Enter through the front door and be greeted by wood flooring and a view of the kitchen, dining, and living area. This wide open concept makes this home perfect for entertaining. The kitchen of...
fers an island, granite countertops, Samsung stainless steel appliances, including a gas range. There is tons of cabinet and counter space, plus a large walk-in pantry, making this kitchen a chef's dream. Make sure to check out the beautiful custom boxed ceilings. In the front of the house downstairs, there is a room that can either be an office space or a bedroom. There is a full bathroom right outside of it. The master en suite bath is located in the back of the home on the first floor split from the other bedrooms. The large master bedroom features a boxed ceiling with recessed lighting. The master bathroom is a must see! There are dual vanities with plenty of storage, a water closet, a soaking tub, a walk-in shower with a bench and a steamer, and a walk-in closet. The downstairs also offers a laundry room, a media closet, and access to the covered porch out back and the three car garage with a built-in workshop space. The upstairs has two additional bedrooms and a spacious media/theater room with built in surround sound. There is also a full bathroom upstairs. There are cameras around the home and an alarm system. This home was built to be a forever home. Schedule your showing and come see everything it has to offer!

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General Information

Full Baths
Current List Price
Listed Date
Mar 26, 2020
Home Type
Detached Single Family
Square Feet
Price Per Sqft


Subdivision Name
East Baton Rouge


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Exit I-10 at College Dr. and head towards Lee Dr. past Hyacinth. The house is on the RIGHT before you reach Lee High School.



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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