By: Michael Lagomarsnio, Realtor
It’s no secret that New Orleans is known for being one of the most romantic cities in the U.S. However, just outside of NOLA, you can find some of Geater New Orleans’ best kept romantic secrets. Whether it be dining at one of the quaint little restaurants off Huey P Long Ave, enjoying the weekend farmers market across the street from the Historic City Hall, or taking in the beautiful view of the Superdome from the Amphitheater, one thing is exact; Old Gretna is for lovers. Here is a list of 5 of the most romantic houses Old Gretna has to offer:
Address: 426 8th Street, Gretna, LA 70053
List price: $269,000
This beautifully renovated cottage has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. It features an open floor plan with 11ft ceilings and vinyl wood floorings. The amenities include brand new kitchen countertops and updated appliances. In the heart of historic Old Gretna, this cottage is a must-see property!
Address: 1032 11th Street, Gretna, LA 70053
List price: $219,000
This super-sweet cottage in Old Gretna is the perfect home for all kinds of couples — whether it’s a young couple looking for the perfect starter home or a family that is looking to downsize. This petite beauty has two bedrooms and one bathroom to complete the cottage’s charming feels, and there are many more fantastic features to this place, including a covered patio and a bright sunroom.
Address: 927 Weyer Street, Gretna, LA 70053
List price: $260,000
In the heart of Old Gretna — and with easy access to the CBD neighborhood of New Orleans — this charming property boasts historic touches, high-end finishes, and beautiful moldings. There’s plenty to enjoy from this lovely two-bedroom home. A true must-see that has it all!
Address: 209 11th Street, Gretna, LA 70053
List price: $459,000
Looking for a fabulous home in Old Gretna with lots of space? This large property is perfect for a growing family! Friends and extended family have plenty of room to gather in the shared common areas, as well as four full bedrooms and four bathrooms. There’s also a home office and covered patio for some extra privacy — perfect for relaxing or working from home.
Address: 416 Dolhonde Street, Gretna, LA 70053
List price: $282,000
This property is within walking distance to the Gretna Heritage Festival, the local farmers market, restaurants, parks, and other activities that this part of town is well known for. With three bedrooms, an additional room, and ample entertaining spaces — both indoors and outdoors — this property offers endless possibilities.