Sept. 3, 2013 06:00 AM

An historic cottage in Carencro or a contemporary home in the city of Lafayette Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013
By IND Monthly Staff

A two-bedroom, one-bath Acadian cottage

Price: $175,000

Address: 106 Saint Charles St., Carencro

Size: 1,953 square feet

Price per square foot: $89

Setting: Located in the heart of Carencro, this 1912 restored two-story cottage is walking distance from historic Saint Peter's Catholic Church, Paul's Pirogue and Carencro Catholic School.

The Home: The historic home was built by a local physician and has served as a home, a library and the office of a nonprofit organization at one point. The home was recently restored while keeping the solid cypress structure. It has high ceilings in the bright living area and custom details like new closets and refinished floors.

Listing Agent: Providence Sovereign, Keaty Real Estate, 235-7770

A three-bedroom, two-bath contemporary home Price: $173,000

Address: 400 Ravine Run Drive, Lafayette

Size: 1,638 square feet

Price per square foot: $105

Setting: This home located near the intersection of Dulles and Ambassador Caffery Parkway is situated on a corner lot with a beautiful atrium in the heart of the house.

The Home: With a contemporary vibe and clean lines, this three bedroom home includes a den with fireplace and bookshelves.

Listing Agent: Theresa Williams, Williams Realty Group, 288-7422

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