2525 Fairfield Street is a gorgeous home built in 1921 by the RW Norton Family.
Note the matching custom etching on the sconces and entrance lantern.
Mr.Neild worked on the rehabilitation of the White House under President Truman, as well as the lead architect on the Truman Library.
He designed numerous buildings around Shreveport.
The grand staircase is considered a free-floating staircase, as it is not attached to the wall. The Norton stairs are believed to be the first in the Shreveport area.
As you enter the home,note the massive walls with the detached molding. The spider web design is repeated on the living room ceiling.
The walls are three feet thick plaster and all the molding is hand poured plaster.
All the lighting throughout the entertaining areas is original.
The ceiling fans are Hunter and original to the home.
The special details of this home seem to tell a story all there own.
The kitchen is massive for the 20's.
Don't miss the bar closet across from the coffee bar with wine fridge and ice machine.
The Kitchen was updated by the previous owners and a cosmetic make over was done two years ago.
This massive chef's kitchen comes with a walk in pantry along with an additional walk in dining hutch.
This property is truly one of a kind!
The 3rd-floor attic & storage was the original viewing area for many of the Norton's priceless works of art.
The upstairs provides plenty of living space. The Master suite also accesses one of the many balconies over looking the property.
Master bath allows for his and her bathing areas or additional bath to the middle bedroom space upstairs.
Bedroom #2 with its own private bathroom and walk in closet.
Bedroom #3 also has access to one of the many balcony areas.
The 5th bedroom upstairs also accesses two of the balcony areas. There are 4 decorative fireplaces upstairs with mantels. This room can also be used as an upstairs den.
Bath #3 has many of the original tiles and fixtures.
Bedroom #4 also accesses a shared bath.
What a tranquil spot for morning coffee.
The back porch provides a fantastic view of the property.
Be a part of Shreveport's history as the fourth family to reside in the one of a kind estate!
Not only does this property have a 500sqft guest house but there is plenty of storage in the 3rd building on the magnificent property!
500sqft Guest House with bedroom, living room, kitchenette and full bath.
Plenty of parking or just a good game of B-Ball...this property has it all.
This is the perfect spot for relaxation and enjoying conversations with friends.
Fabulous majestic garden area...
The side patio is one of the favorite spots for entertaining.
Edward Neild of Somdal and Nield was the lead architect.
Little ones will love the two playhouses, zip line and basket ball court.
Private family entrance with hydraulic gate and brick paved driveway.
Almost one and a half acres in the middle of Shreveport. You can be to St. Mary's Hospital or Ochsner Hospital Medial Center in less than 5 minutes.