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The Most Expensive Homes For Sale in New Orleans


New Orleans is rich with elegant mansions where the history runs through their veins. The cities top 20 most expensive homes for sale, with asking prices ranging from $2.15M-$9.25M, show the beautiful and timeless architecture that will transport you back in time.

1: 1724 Valence St, New Orleans | $2,150,000

6 beds | 4 full baths | 1 half bath | 6,181 square feet

This home is perfect for entertaining and located just one block off of the iconic St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans. Completely remodeled, yet holds onto the historic charm and grandeur that was original to the home, including original hardwood floors and fireplace. M O R E | P H O T O S

2: 808 Baronne St, New Orleans | $2,190,000

4 beds | 3 full baths |1 half bath | 4,358 square feet

This is truly a one of a kind private residence and it is full of historical character and wow factor. Showcasing exposed bricks and wood beams, hardwood floors, private courtyard with saltwater swimming pool, and private garage with 2 off-street parking spaces. Located only blocks from the South Market District restaurants + art galleries.                                   M O R E | P H O T O S

3: 634 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans | $2,195,000

4 beds | 3 full baths |1 half bath | 4,316 square feet

Majestic live oaks surround this Esplanade Avenue home built in the 2nd Empire Style featuring stunning architectural details such as plaster medallions, arches and mantels. M O R E | P H O T O S

4: 622 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans | $2,200,000

9 beds | 9 full baths | 2 half baths | 5,587 square feet

Exquisite restored French Quarter home features high end amenities such as a temperature controlled wine room. Coveted off-street parking. M O R E | P H O T O S:

5: 1633 Dufossat St, New Orleans | $2,250,000

6 beds | 7 full baths | 2 half bath | 8,813 square feet

Located within a gated compound, this stately mansion is located just steps from St. Charles Avenue. A gorgeous staircase leads you to the grand 2-story foyer. French doors open to your private courtyard, pool and 4 car garage. This home has the original hardwood floors, historic mantels and millwork. M O R E | P H O T O S

6: 1527 Washington Ave, New Orleans | $2,290,000

6 beds | 6 full baths | 1 half bath | 6,521 square feet

Architectural features galore exist throughout this stunning 1852 American Center Hall located on Washington Avenue in New Orleans, LA. Fully updated to support todays technology, the home offers original hardwood floors, enclosed portico staircase, private courtyard, electric gate and off-street parking for 4 cars, and a separate 2 bedroom/ 2 bath guest suite. M O R E | P H O T O S

7: 3 Audubon Blvd, New Orleans | $2,300,000

4 beds | 4 full bath | 1 half bath | 5,220 square feet

This home sits on an oversized corner lot on an oak lined street with off-street gated parking, 820 square foot guest house, cabana, outdoor kitchen, in-ground saltwater swimming pool. M O R E | P H O T O S

8: 917 Dumaine St, New Orleans | $2,495,000

4 beds | 6 full baths | 1 half bath | 4,839 square feet

This newly renovated 4-story residence has 360 degree views of the French Quarter, private parking, marble counters in the kitchen and baths, multiple wet bars, and walk-in closets. M O R E | P H O T O S

9: 1012 Royal St, New Orleans | $2,574,000

5 beds | 4 full baths | 0 half baths | 3,960 square feet

Historic home in the French Quarter with stunning views and rear verandas, courtyard, and guest cottage. Historic architectural features throughout, including wood floors, crown molding, pocket doors, exposed brick, floor-to-ceilings windows, and mantels. M O R E | P H O T O S

10: 1776 State St, New Orleans | $2,775,000

5 beds | 7 full baths | 1 half bath | 8,064 square feet

Over-sized corner lot with pool, this home was completely renovated in 2013, which included the addition of a gorgeous family room, new master bath and outdoor terraces. M O R E | P H O T O S

11: 6050 Chestnut St, New Orleans | $2,950,000

5 beds | 5 full baths | 3 half baths | 6,508 square feet

I know what you’re thinking… this house doesn’t look like it should be in New Orleans. BUT, stick with me here because this is home was designed by renowned 20th century architect Albert C. Ledner, who was an apprentice of Frank Lloyd Wright. My fellow architecture buffs will want to check this one out. M O R E | P H O T O S

12: 2503 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans | $2,975,000

10 beds | 9 full baths | 1 half bath | 7,757 square feet

This Thomas Sully designed mansion sits on one of the most recognizable and iconic streets in New Orleans… St. Charles Avenue. This Queen Anne Italianate home boasts original inlaid floors, a grand staircase, pocket doors, architectural moldings and plaster walls, and oversized ornate doors. The updated gourmet kitchen has sub-Zero and Wolf appliances. How amazing would it be to relax on the front porch and enjoy views of street cars traveling down St. Charles Avenue amidst the grand live oak trees. This is a special property. M O R E | P H O T O S

13: 1215 Royal St, New Orleans | $2,990,000

6 beds | 6 full baths | 2 half baths | 8,235 square feet

Priced $100k below recent appraised value, this charming French Quarter residence wows you with the curved staircase, marble entry foyer and grand 4th floor bedroom suite. M O R E | P H O T O S

14: 922 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans | $3,150,000

5 beds | 5 full baths | 5 half baths | 5,738 square feet living

This 1860’s Greek side hall mansion on tree lined Esplanade Avenue is the most recent listing on our list, having only been on the market for 3 days at the time of publication. High ceilings, architectural moldings, medallions, pocket doors, iron-laced balcony, and crystal chandeliers. Included is a 1 bed/ 1 bath guest house and gated parking for 8 cars! This home is fabulous. M O R E | P H O T O S:

15: 2727 St. Charles Ave, New Orleans | $3,475,000

8 beds | 8 full baths | 1 half bath | 7,600 square feet

A true Thomas Sully mansion and one of the few licensed B&B’s in the Garden District, this residence has been wonderfully restored with most of its original moldings, woodwork, and hardware. Featured by the Travel Channel & Southern Living Magazine, this residence will welcome you home. M O R E | P H O T O S

16: 600 Gov Nicholls St, New Orleans | $3,500,000

3 beds | 3 full baths | 3 half baths | 4,973 square feet

This exceptional single family residence in the heart of the French Quarter is updated with all the modern amenities, but still holds true to the historic charm of the property. M O R E | P H O T O S

17: 2211 Prytania St, New Orleans | $4,200,000

4 beds | 5 full baths | 2 half baths | 7,464 square feet

Recently built home designed by Barry Fox. Professionally equipped kitchen, separate walk in china and silverware pantry. Elevator and off street gated parking for 7 cars. M O R E | P H O T O S

18: 3711 St. Charles Ave, New Orleans | $4,500,000

5 beds | 5 full baths | 2 half baths | 8,747 square feet

Magnificently restored grand hall mansion once owned by renowned author Anne Rice. Home boasts original 1880’s stained glass window and mahogany + cypress staircase. Fenced and manicured grounds, marble covered porch and 4 car garage. M O R E | P H O T O S

19: 5603 St. Charles Ave, New Orleans | $5,750,000

7 beds | 4 full baths | 4 half baths | 9,200 square feet

Premier St. Charles Avenue mansion built in 1903 and fully renovated to add modern conveniences. Grand staircases, original chandeliers, gourmet kitchen, two Tiffany fireplaces, and beautiful grounds with an in-ground swimming pool and carriage house. M O R E | P H O T O S

20: 620 Ursulines Ave | $9,250,000


8 beds | 8 full baths | 3 half baths | 12,365 square feet

One of the finest properties in the French Quarter, this grand 3 story mansion ends our list as the most expensive home on the market for sale in New Orleans. The home features ornate plaster and marble details, two master suites, immense walled courtyard with in-ground swimming pool and 2-story attached guest house, 15 car gated off street parking and 2 car garage. This home is spectacular. M O R E | P H O T O S:

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