More about 100 Greenbriar Circle, Lafayette, LA 70503
If you love to entertain and you enjoy outdoor spaces with lush landscaping, this home is for you. It features 3 separate courtyards. The front courtyard has a 200 sq ft pergola, 2500 gallon koi pond with a waterfall & filter system, and a brick encased entry with a wooden doorway that contains an antique stain glass window. The rear courtyard has a 50 ft reflection pond with water features. The Greenbriar Road entry has antique split picket fencing that was cut from cypress stumps in the Atchafalaya Basin.All 3 courtyards have lush landscaping with an irrigation system & night lighting, and all flower beds are edged with granite pavers recovered from the streets of New Orleans at the sight which is now the LA Superdome. These granite pavers were previously used as ship ballast in sailing vessels from Europe around the 1700's. The home features antique longleaf pine flooring throughout the first floor. The first floor was completely renovated in 2000 adding additional square footage designed by Kevin Gossen. The vaulted ceiling foyer off the Greenbriar Road entry features a spectacular Italian crystal chandelier and 2 collectors stain glass windows from an Irish church designed by a famous London stained glass firm, Circa 1897 which are signed and valued at $30,000.00. There are antique pine ceiling beams in the foyer, kitchen, den and living room. The kitchen features a large keeping/den area with wood burning brick fireplace and a brick archway dividing with kitchen and keeping areas. The kitchen has slab granite countertops, a large island and handcrafted painted tile backsplash created by the ceramic artist, Peggy Burley. Throughout the downstairs you will see antique doors, and antique windows in the stairway and bedrooms. There is an office/library/computer room off the kitchen wing. The formal dining room overlooks the rear courtyard with a dry bar area. The master bedroom with views of the front courtyard is located downstairs with a marble shower. There are 3 bedrooms upstairs. This home also has a 2 car garage and is located on the corner lot.