Enjoy every day of your life walking the lushly landscaped grounds of this incredible custom built Acadian Style Estate home impeccably designed by architect Ike Capdeville. Luxury, privacy and security are all offered on 3.465 acres of property just steps from Highland Road, only 1.5 miles from CCLA. Southern charm is evoked at every turn. From the wrought iron and brick private gated entry to the multiple large oak trees scattered across the property, the rich flower and parterre gardens, to the rear yard with flagstone slate, decorative fountains, fountained pool, cabana and outdoor entertaining spaces. Front and rear oversized gallery porches allow for additional gathering spaces while the winding brick paths lead to multiple entry areas of the home. The master suite and guest bedroom are downstairs, with the remaining bedrooms are upstairs. Dining room features a custom imported chandelier, while across the foyer is a music or formal living room. The family room enjoys massive brick arch detailing, oversized fireplace and is open to the sleek newly updated kitchen. These spaces, along with the breakfast and rear gallery areas overlook the lovely pool, cabana and rear gardens. 1008sf cabana is architecturally designed as an extension of the home with beamed ceilings, oversized masonry fireplace, kitchen prep area, small refrigerator, large TV, 1/2 bath, closet, kitchen area and outdoor shower. Recent kitchen makeover includes all 3cm "White Macabus" quartzite, Viking Professional gas range/oven, Wolf wall oven, Wolf steam/convection oven, Kitchen Aid refrigerator, Built-in cabinet front Northland refrigerator, 2 Asko dishwashers, 2 KitchenAid ice makers, Miele coffee system, and a Wolf microwave drawer. Butlers area is convenient to kitchen and dining areas. Master suite overlooks pool and features a cozy sitting area and fireplace. This Baton Rouge premiere home offers an incredible feeling of balance, scale and materials. You'll be SOLD at first sight!