This Tara-esque Baton Rouge Mansion is a Louisiana Legend
498 South Lakeshore Drive, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
The front elevation of the grand, Greek Revival-style home features six two-story columns.
An intricate floor stencil echoes the style of the home’s exterior.
A curved staircase provides a dramatic touch to the formal entryway.
Formal Drawing Room
Yellow, beige, and cream colors make this a comfortable and welcoming space for entertaining.
Here, hand-painted Gracie wallpaper provides a timeless backdrop.
Modern Chef’s Kitchen
The kitchen includes a Sub-zero refrigerator, a Viking Range, and solid slate countertops.
Airy Living Room
Endless natural light and soaring ceilings make this relaxed space ideal for fuss-free gatherings.
The walls of this formal retreat are covered in rich Font Hill twill.
A lavish mantel anchors the spacious master bedroom.
The home’s third floor features a wood-paneled game room plus a fourth bedroom and bath.
Water features, rustic brick, and walls of ivy help bring this tranquil (and private) backyard retreat to life.
According to the listing, the views from the home and gardens capture the best views of the LSU Lakes.
There’s no shortage of shade here!