• Year Built: 1929
8039 Wasson Road is aspecial purpose property for lease in Shreveport, LA.
This offering consists of an Adirondack style log cabin built in 1929 and owned by its original family for 85 years. It is situated on 63.24 acres of beautifully wooded property near Blanchard, Louisiana north of Shreveport. "The Camp", as it was referred to by the family, is constructed of logs believed to have been harvested from the property which are cemented together as in authentic Adirondack type construction. The interior partitioning walls are also of log construction. The Camp sits on stone pillars and is elevated approximately five feet off the ground. Two matching stone pillars also mark the gated front entrance off Wasson Road. A lake of approximately three acres is fed by a natural spring which stays cool throughout the year. The magnificent den with exposed log beams is anchored by a massive stone fireplace. There are four bedrooms, two overlook the woods and two look out onto the ten foot wide screened in veranda, which wraps two sides of the camp. There is also a formal dining room, kitchen and a pantry. An additional one half bath is located in the basement area.
This property is ideally suitable for a single user wishing to have a remote private residence within fifteen minutes of downtown Shreveport. It is ideal for multigenerational gatherings offering something for everyone. Fishing the stocked pond, paddle or row boating, games on the grounds, bow hunting any of the various types of wildlife including deer, camping and hiking are just a few of the attractions this property provides.
Alternatively, the property is suitable for development into several large estate type sites possibly utilizing the Camp for a community club house. A developer/user could also carve out acreage for itself, retaining ownership of the Camp and parcel off the balance of the acreage for multiple home sites. Showings are by appointment only. All mineral rights are reserved.
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