$215,000 1681 Austin St Jackson, LA

MLS: 2017015804   Type: Single Family   County: East Feliciana   City: Jackson   Area: Efl Mls Area 93   Neighborhood: Oakwood   Zip: 70748   Style: Acadian Style     Stories: 2

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The Decker House, Circa 1838, located on Austin Street in the historical town of Jackson, steeped in Civil War history. Renovated and updated with 12 foot ceilings, heart of pine and hardwood flooring, library built ins, 2 Jacuzzi tubs. Wooden windows with antique glass. Outdoor shutters close over each window. Covered porches in front and back of home with a separate carriage house garage accessed by covered walkway. Home generator. Fenced in backyard with producing lemon and fig trees. Walking and bike tours in Historical Jackson, this home would serve as Bed and Breakfast, Unique personal home or Office. Possible 3rd bedroom located on first floor, now serving as media room with bathroom attached. Home is located within walking distance to the original campus of Centenary College of Louisiana is located along College Street in Jackson, Louisiana. It is operated and preserved as a museum by the Louisiana Office of State Parks as the Centenary State Historic Site. Also within walking distance are several historical churches, historical homes, Milbank Historical House Bed & Breakfast, Old Centenary Inn, restaurants, Town Hall, Investar Bank, and The Feliciana Store. Join us in this rural historical setting, beautiful forested rolling hills located 35 miles north of the capital city of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Jackson is located on the western edge of East Feliciana Parish at 30°52'15 N 91°12'52W (30.837588, -91.214436).[5] The town's western border is Thompson Creek, which is also the border with West Feliciana Parish. Louisiana Highway 10 passes through Jackson, leading east 12 miles (19 km) to Clinton and west 12 miles to St. Francisville overlooking the Mississippi River. Historical Jackson is located 35 miles to Baton Rouge and 115 miles to New Orleans. According to the United States Census Bureau, Jackson has a total area of 4.5 square miles (11.6 km2), of which 0.01 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.15%, is water.[3] Motivated Seller

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Price History

10/9/2017 Listed $286,000
11/21/2017 22% - $225,000
6/2/2018 5% - $215,000

Apprx. Age 76 + Years
Financing Cash Fin, Conventional Fin
Misc Equipment Security System, Water Filter
Property Sub Type HISTORICAL
School District East Feliciana Parish
Special Sales Type As Is
Status Detail 0
Subdivision LA
Subdivision Oakwood (Efl)
Subdivision Amenities Subd Library

Interior Features

# of Fireplaces 2 Fireplaces
Cooling Central Air Cool
Flooring Brick Floor, Wood Floor
Heating Central Heat, Electric Heat
Interior Features Attic Access, Built-in Bookcases, Cable Ready, Ceiling 9'+, Ceiling Fans, Crown Moulding, Elec Dryer Con, Elec Wash Con, Inside Laundry
Kitchen Features Cooktop Gas, Counters Laminate, Dishwasher, Pantry, Range/Oven
Master Bath MBA Tub: Jetted
Master Bedroom MBR Ceiling 9'+

Exterior Features

Car Port 0
Exterior Features Generator: Whole House, Porch, Satellite Dish
Fencing Full Fence
Foundation Piers Found
Garage 330
Lot Level Lot
Parking 4+ Cars Park
Pool No
Roof Architec. Shingle Roof
Room Types Bedrm:Additnl, Bedrm:Master, Dining Room Formal, Kitchen, Livingroom, Office/Study, Sittingroom
Siding Wood Siding
Water/Sewer Public Sewer, Public Water

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (70748)

Price 215K Avg 254K

Sqr Feet 1,728 Avg 2,523

Cost / Sqr Ft $124 Avg $101

Visits 180 Avg 71

Days on Site 258 Avg 79

Walkscore® 19 Avg 29

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Darbi McGlone
14635 S. Harrells Ferry Rd., Suite 2-B
Baton Rouge, LA