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4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 2 kitchens, grand dining hall, billiard room, conservatory, and more on 1/2 acre uptown.
This lovely 3 story, 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom estate is located in a great part of the Uptown neighborhood just 3 blocks from the Garden District. The Estate is nestled in a wonderful area that is centrally located and is easily accessible to public transportation. The property is 1 block off Magazine Street and 3 blocks from historic St. Charles Avenue and the streetcar line. The property is a quick 3 miles from the French Quarter-Superdome area, Canal Street, and downtown. The 8,000 square foot house (7,000, living space) is on a 1/2 acre of manicured lawns and gardens.
The original site of the manor house of a large plantation that stretched to the river, it is a Registered National Historic Landmark. Construction on the current home began in 1859. The Civil War interrupted construction. The owner was bankrupt by the end of the war and sold the house to another party, who completed construction in 1865. That owner also over-speculated, and in the 1870s sold the home to the City of New Orleans as a refuge for widows and orphans. During this time, the house was used as an asylum and remained in that capacity for the next 100 years. The house was turned back into a private residence in 1973, and has remained privately owned since. It is a previous winner of the Special Honor Award by the New Orleans Landmarks Association.
The home is a great example of an Italianate raised villa. The home is 3 stories with a luxurious master suite on the top floor including several sitting areas and a large master ensuite bath with a jacuzzi tub and separate shower and steam room. The main floor includes a chef's kitchen with an intimate kitchen dining area for 6, another master bed and bath suite (and library), billiard room, music room, 1.5 baths and a magnificent grand dining hall that seats 22 to 24 comfortably. The bottom floor, features two bedrooms and two bathrooms with a very large kitchen, dining area, laundry room and living room. The first floor can be used as a complete unit by itself and has an internal staircase that allows 2 and 3rd floor access . Both bedrooms on the ground floor have in suite bathrooms with full baths and showers, one with jacuzzi tub.
The estate includes use of 2 outdoor courtyards where you can unwind and enjoy the beautifully manicured grounds and fountains. We offer gated off street parking for up to four cars, open air, with remote entrance. The entire house rents for a minimum rate of $925 per night, with minimum nightly stays and rates varying based on season (for instance Mardi Gras is $1500 per night, 5 night minimum). Discounts are available for weekly and monthly rentals.
This is a quiet residential area and respect for the neighbors is at a premium.
Ground flr bedroom with a king sized bed and private bath. ...moreless
Large master bedroom on top floor with ensuite bath including jacuzzi tub and separate walk-in shower. Main floor has bedroom with full bath across the hall. Ground floor has another 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths. In addition to the 4 bedroom suites, there is also a sleeper sofa in the large master suite that sleeps 2 and use of three inflatable mattress for a total of 16 people. The spacious house allows room to set up beds comforably to taste. Two sleep-able sofas allow for a total of 18. Though larger groups are reminded there are only 4.5 bathrooms....moreless
4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
Ground Floor Master bath: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub
Top floor has a spacious master bath with 3 pedestal sinks, large jacuzzi tub and separate walk-in shower and steam room. The Main Floor has a full bath with double sinks and a shower/tub combo as well as another powder room/half bath. The Ground Floor has a master bathroom with a jacuzzi tub/shower combo surrounded by beautiful glass tile and travertine marble flooring. The second bath is a full sized bathtub with all amenities. ...moreless
The property is located 1 block off Magazine Street and 4 blocks from St. Charles Ave. It is about 3 miles from the French Quarter. The entire house (all 3 floors) rents for $925 and up. The 2 bedroom/2 bath ground floor unit can also be rented separately starting at $300 per night and up, depending on special events. The last 6 pictures in this listing show the ground floor unit. Please email me if you'd like more information on renting this unit.
*** During holidays and special events, we reserve the right to give priority to those that want to rent the entire estate before those that want to rent only the ground floor. ***...moreless
2 kitchens. Large chef's kitchen on the Main Floor (6 burners, 2 stoves, large island) and a Ground Floor kitchen. Both are equipped with all top brand appliances (Sub-Zero, Jenn-Air, etcetera)....moreless
Voodoo Fest/Halloween Oct 30 - Nov 1, 2015 3 night min stay
Christmas/New Years Dec 21 - Jan 4, 2016 4 night min stay
Mardi Gras Season Jan 29 - Feb 10, 2016 5 night min stay
St. Patrick's Etcetera Mar 15 - Mar 22, 2016 3 night min stay
Easter Mar 25 - Mar 28, 2016 3 night min stay
Frrench Quarter Fest 2016 Apr 6 - Apr 13, 2016 3 night min stay
JazzFest 2016 Apr 20 - May 10, 2016 4 night min stay
Tulane Graduation May 13 - May 16, 2016 3 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
Discounts: 7 nights or more: $857 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $600 Nightly
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Daily rate is $800 and up for entire 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath, 3 story house and is $300 and up for the 2 bedroom, 2 bath ground floor unit only.. No refunds. No pets allowed. Inquiries for renting the entire estate get priority over those just wanting to rent the ground floor unit only. There will be a fee associated with hosting parties of 20 or more during your stay per the listing.
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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