2026 s purpera ave gonzales, LA 70737

Sold For


  • 6
  • 8
  • 7,295
    Square Feet
Listed By Justen courtesy of Paragon Properties of Louisiana.

Ascension Parish presents this majestic one of a kind Mediterranean style mansion estate tucked away on a beautifully landscaped 2+ acre lot. Imagine yourself having brunch on the balcony terrace where the picturesque views of the courtyard in the summertime are reminiscent of a vacation in the Italian countryside. Conveniently located only 5 minutes from the interstate, a rare gem like this doesn't come available often. The property and the architecture exude the wealth and magnificence of early 19th century French and Italian architecture. Many of the unique features are imported or custom made such as the stone mantle in the master bedroom and the chandelier in the foyer. From the pond with a walking bridge in the impressively large front yard to the long catwalk balconies, the extras are too many to mention. Lifetime SLATE roof, extraordinarily shaped HEATED saltwater pool, brick/wood/iron fenced in yard, extremely rare imported Italian marble and exotic granite, ELEVATOR to the 2nd floor for the mobility impaired, All new HVAC's, new top of the line Jenn-Air appliances, greenhouse, elegant multi-floor office/study with balcony, third floor private loft, 3 car garage with TONS of storage and countless parking in the "mile" long driveway perfect for events, great bar area next to the kitchen perfect for entertaining... everything you are looking for! There is also an extra shell building (workshop? storage? Guest house?) at the rear of the property with convenient access from a back street. Schedule a showing today!!!

Property details

General Information

Full Baths
Half Baths
Date Sold
Aug 13, 2020
Home Type
Detached Single Family
Square Feet


Subdivision Name
Pecan Grove Estates



Conveniently located between the capital city of Baton Rouge and the renowned fun of New Orleans is the community of Gonzales. Home to many beautiful Southern attractions, this community is the self-proclaimed “Jambalaya Capital of the World,” and prides itself on its myriad of local events.  

Gonzales real estate is primarily single-family, one-story homes amidst mature landscaped green spaces. Homes for sale in Gonzales are newly constructed, but are surrounded by unique southern charm. Here in Gonzales, you have access to the Mississippi River and its scenic byways. Take a short drive to nearby Donaldsonville and St. Amant where you are near a number of historic and Antebellum Homes and historic sites.

While there a host of  restaurants with original, Louisiana cuisine, Jambalaya truly is king here. Gonzales is host to the annual Jambalaya Festival, and the spring concert series made possible by a growing  arts council. Also, children of all ages can enjoy taking a dip in the community pool, or cooling off in the spray pool at Jambalaya Park. If you're a shopper, this community attracts folks from near and far. There are small town boutique shops and the ever-popular Tanger Shopping Outlet Mall where you’ll experience outdoor shopping at its finest as this mall is home to high end department and specialty stores.

Listing courtesy of Justen at Paragon Properties of Louisiana

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