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Former stores turned homes in New Orleans, mapped

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In its 300 year history, it’s no surprise that neighborhoods in New Orleans have evolved. In particular, some buildings that were zoned for commercial use have transformed into impressive abodes. While the city already has a unique selections of homes, from Creole cottages to midcentury moderns, it’s not everyday you see a former store turned into a single-family home.

Here are 7 conversions on the market right now.

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1. 7700 Cohn Street unit #4

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7700 Cohn St
New Orleans, LA 70118

You can find this former corner store turned condominium in East Carrolton near Carrollton Cemeteries No. 1 and 2. On the market for $219,000, this unit has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,246 square feet. Highlights include its spiraling staircase and shared balcony. HOA dues are $430/month

2. 401 Adams Street

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401 Adams St
New Orleans, LA 70118

This massive and vibrant home in Black Pearl goes for $495,000. We find its expansive garage and studio space to be oddly attractive. Measuring at 4,605-square-foot, this home has two bedrooms, one bathroom, and an office. Just be prepared for major renovations.

3. 601 Slidell Street

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601 Slidell St
New Orleans, LA 70114

After a $24,100 price cut, you can now buy this former corner store for $374,900. Built in 1910, this home is located in Algiers Point near Opelousas Avenue. Undergoing heavy renovations, it has an Arts-and-Crafts inspired floorplan, reclaimed wood walls, hardwood flooring, and soaring ceilings. Measuring at 1,996 square feet, this home has three bedrooms and two bathrooms.

4. 4131 North Rampart Street

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4131 N Rampart St
New Orleans, LA 70117

This renovated corner store in the Bywater that has off-street parking asks $535,000. We love its corner door, airy floorplan, and deep kitchen. You’ll find tall ceilings and wide-plank floors throughout. Measuring at 2,242 square feet, this home has three bedrooms and three bathrooms.

5. 4201 St. Ann Street

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4201 St Ann St
New Orleans, LA 70119

This corner store built in 1910 hit the market for $590,000. Measuring a 1,951 square feet, this camelback dwelling has three bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. We appreciate its vaulted ceilings, wood trim, and screen porch (that has a built-in hot tub). It has a tranquil yard at its rear. You’ll also find an attached, 756-square-foot efficiency apartment that has one bathroom.

6. 4839 Constance Street

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4839 Constance St
New Orleans, LA 70115

This West Riverside Camelback has a corner store and two residential units. Far from move-in ready, this home needs a complete overhaul of its interior. It does have an updated exterior, including new stairs, doors, and a roof. Its asking price is $499,000.

1. 7700 Cohn Street unit #4

7700 Cohn St, New Orleans, LA 70118

You can find this former corner store turned condominium in East Carrolton near Carrollton Cemeteries No. 1 and 2. On the market for $219,000, this unit has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,246 square feet. Highlights include its spiraling staircase and shared balcony. HOA dues are $430/month

7700 Cohn St
New Orleans, LA 70118

2. 401 Adams Street

401 Adams St, New Orleans, LA 70118

This massive and vibrant home in Black Pearl goes for $495,000. We find its expansive garage and studio space to be oddly attractive. Measuring at 4,605-square-foot, this home has two bedrooms, one bathroom, and an office. Just be prepared for major renovations.

401 Adams St
New Orleans, LA 70118

3. 601 Slidell Street

601 Slidell St, New Orleans, LA 70114

After a $24,100 price cut, you can now buy this former corner store for $374,900. Built in 1910, this home is located in Algiers Point near Opelousas Avenue. Undergoing heavy renovations, it has an Arts-and-Crafts inspired floorplan, reclaimed wood walls, hardwood flooring, and soaring ceilings. Measuring at 1,996 square feet, this home has three bedrooms and two bathrooms.

601 Slidell St
New Orleans, LA 70114

4. 4131 North Rampart Street

4131 N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70117

This renovated corner store in the Bywater that has off-street parking asks $535,000. We love its corner door, airy floorplan, and deep kitchen. You’ll find tall ceilings and wide-plank floors throughout. Measuring at 2,242 square feet, this home has three bedrooms and three bathrooms.

4131 N Rampart St
New Orleans, LA 70117

5. 4201 St. Ann Street

4201 St Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70119

This corner store built in 1910 hit the market for $590,000. Measuring a 1,951 square feet, this camelback dwelling has three bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. We appreciate its vaulted ceilings, wood trim, and screen porch (that has a built-in hot tub). It has a tranquil yard at its rear. You’ll also find an attached, 756-square-foot efficiency apartment that has one bathroom.

4201 St Ann St
New Orleans, LA 70119

6. 4839 Constance Street

4839 Constance St, New Orleans, LA 70115

This West Riverside Camelback has a corner store and two residential units. Far from move-in ready, this home needs a complete overhaul of its interior. It does have an updated exterior, including new stairs, doors, and a roof. Its asking price is $499,000.

4839 Constance St
New Orleans, LA 70115