More about 106 Lafayette Street, Youngsville, LA 70592
Looking for history, charm and character? The Pierre Bienvenu Roy Dupleix House (C. 1895 enlarged C.1910) is a striking two story frame residence with Queen Anne and Colonial Revival elements. You will be amazed by this home! Despite a few upgrades, it retains its national registry eligibility. Situated on 2.95 acres of beautiful well treed lot with majestic, over 100 yrs old oak trees , and over 70 yrs old Magnolias and Camellias.This jewel has impressive colossal pillars, boldly articulated projecting bay and unusual complex roofline! Beautiful brick and iron fence greet you as you drive up to the property. Nice circular driveway. Three super large porches with custom cypress railings highlight the architecture of that era and enhances this beauty.The exterior had been freshly painted. The interior is enormous! Gorgeous welcoming entrance/central hall, with beautiful staircase and an arched window at the landing. 3 antique claw-foot tub and long leaf antique pine floors throughout add to the charm of this home!There is 1 bedroom and bath downstairs and 4 bedrooms and 2 baths up stairs with another central hall. Soaring 13' ceilings. Living areas ,dining room and bedrooms are incredible sizes.Tons of Windows and natural lights. The kitchen has nice tall custom cabinets from Tops with white Corian countertops, stainless steel appliances including a wine cooler, beaded ceilings and a lovely brick fireplace. This home has tons of features; beautiful chandeliers, 8 fireplaces, copper gutters, 50 year roof, security system and a very large attic space. Separate exterior office. updated wiring and plumbing. Did not flood. This is an absolute must see!