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Renovated 19th century Bywater cottage asks $549K

Own a piece of Bywater history with this home

821 Alvar Street
Photos courtesy of Lisa Schultz, NOLA Realty

Built in 1887 is a charming, Bywater cottage, which has been converted into a single family residence. The 19th century cottage is roughly two blocks away from Crescent Park, and 2.5 blocks from St. Claude Avenue. According to Redfin, the neighborhood boasts an above average bike score of 99.

The asking price for the home is $549,000.

Inside, the 2,265 square foot cottage has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. The master bathroom suite is graced with a beautiful bathroom adorned by a porcelain finish claw tub, a separate standing and its custom wood cabinetry.

Throughout the home, soaring ceilings, pocket doors and antique pine heart floors are a standard. Additionally, the home has beautiful, mantled fireplaces.

The home’s kitchen has exceptional space, measured at 20x15. The kitchen comes equipped with marble countertops, and stainless steel appliances.

Out back, the home has an uncovered wooden deck, complimented by a fenced, modest yard and a brick patio.