For more information on this property, contact Heather Matlock at 318-229-7613 or [email protected]

222 Florence Avenue
ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana LA 71301
Price: $349,000
Listing ID 162002
Status Active
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 2
Total Baths 2
SqFt 3,530
Acres 1.080
Subdivision Villa Sites
Year Built 1904

Property Description:

You could own the most recognizable historic home in Alexandria, Louisiana. Known as the "Cook Home" after the family who built it in 1904, it has remained in the family ever since. This Queen Anne Revival style home is said to be inspired by a house in San Francisco that William Sherman Cook had visited. Situated on about an acre corner lot it has four bedrooms and two bathrooms, a formal living room and dining room, and an impressive foyer. The upstairs bathroom was the first interior bathroom in Alexandria and still has the original fixtures. Interior walls are a thick plaster over original shiplap which provide excellent insulation. The full-size attic could be finished out to a third floor, if desired. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and deemed to be a Louisiana Historic Monument. Make your appointment to view this treasure today!

Primary Features

County: Rapides
Property Sub Type: Single Family Residence
Property Type: Residential
Subdivision: Villa Sites
Year Built: 1904


Association: no
Pool Features: None
Special Listing Conditions: None

Interior Features

Appliances: Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven, Microwave, Oven, Portable Dishwasher, Range, Refrigerator
Building Area Total: 3850
Cooling: yes
Cooling Type: Window Unit(s)
Fireplace: yes
Fireplaces Total: 2
Flooring: Wood
Heating: Gas, Space Heater
Heating: yes
Interior Features: Bathtub, Separate/Formal Dining Room, Tub Shower, Attic
Levels: Two
Stories: 2

Financial Details

Lease Considered: no
Ownership: Private

External Features

Attached Garage: yes
Construction Materials: Brick Veneer, Frame
Exterior Features: Storage
Fencing: Chain Link
Foundation Details: Pillar/Post/Pier
Lot Features: Corner Lot
Lot Size Dimensions: 237.5x92x50x67x100x127x202
Other Structures: Storage
Parking Features: Carport, Gravel, Three or more Spaces
Roof: Asbestos Shingle
Water Source: Public
Waterfront: no

Location Information

Elementary School: Rosenthal
High School: Bolton
High School District: Rapides
Middle Or Junior School: AMMS
MLS Area Minor: 100 Rapides, Alex side
Parcel Number: 1010289100

Zoning Info

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Contact - Listing ID 162002

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Heather Matlock

934 3rd Street, Suite 711
Alexandria, LA 71301
Phone: 318-229-7613

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