2257 Bayou Road at Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans


Within a mile radius: French Quarter, Fair Grounds (for Jazz Fest), City Park, the new N. Broad Ave. Whole Foods Market and the soon-to-be-completed $1 billion hospitals on Canal St.

The Site

The site consists of three adjoining lots on a prominent corner in the Esplanade Ridge Historic District. The frontage on Bayou Rd is its original 141 ft. (one and a half arpents) and the frontage on N. Tonti St. is 226’. The lots have a total area of 30,020.65 sq. ft., or 0.68 acres. The Benachi House occupies one lot and the Carriage House a second. A third, unimproved lot, fronting on N. Tonti St., is 98’ in depth by 45’, and is suitable for the construction of third building for live/work, residence or pool house.


French Quarter

City Park

Jazz Fest

New Whole Foods

New Canal St. hospitals