First Time Offering on Shell Beach Drive!

This 10 Acre property offers access directly from Shell Beach Drive and has never been offered on the open market!  The depth of the Northern boundary line is negotiable.

10 Acres off of Shell Beach DriveWhile this parcel provides access directly from Shell Beach Drive, note that a separate, contiguous listing offers an additional 2.44 acres m/l which provides an alternative entrance to what could become Shell Beach Lane, the entrance to the Lake Area's next prestige subdivision.   

The first image indicates the proposed configuration of the 10 acre tract which is a combination of a portion of Lot 3 of the Barbe Lakefront Partition, Lot 6 of the Barbe Lakefront Partition, and a portion of the Old Barbe Woods.  The depth within Old Barbe Woods is negotiable.

The approximate measurements of the 10 acre parcel are as follows:

  • 96' on Shell Beach Drive
  • 920' Western Boundary
  • 1025' Northern Boundary
  • 357' Easternmost Boundary
  • 336' Southern Boundary
  • 520' Eastern Boundary in common with Lot 5

10 acre parcel plus two other offeringsThe second image combines the 10 acre parcel with two other listings that are available via separate owners. The parcel in the center, Lot 5 of the Barbe Lakefront Partition, is approximately 2.44 acres and incudes an existing road ROW for the first 175 feet. The ROW could easily be extended.

This link leads to a Google Map of this and the two other properties that are also for sale. The map indicates the locational advantages due to the property's proximity to downtown Lake Charles, the hospital and medical community, Interstate 10 and Interstate 210.

Whether utilized for a large private estate, multiple smaller estates, or a traditional subdivision, the potential for this ideally located, undeveloped land is significant.

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2.44 Acres on scenic Shell Beach Drive

Historic Shell Beach Drive is well known throughout Lake Charles and Southwest Louisiana! The beautiful and prestigious drive along the Lake is frequently included on noteworthy itineraries.

The availability of vacant land along Shell Beach Drive is a rarity. This 2.44 acre parcel provides access directly from Shell Beach Drive. With the right house design, it offers a view of the Lake, especially from a second level.  

GoogleImagered 799b4The image to the right indicates the configuration. The measurements are as follows:

  • 50' on Shell Beach Drive
  • 520' West Property Line
  • 286' South Property Line
  • 354' East Property Line
  • 236' North Property Line
  • 175' Length of ROW for driveway or road

This link leads to a Google Map of the property which indicates its proximity to downtown Lake Charles, the hospital and medical community, Interstate 10 and Interstate 210.

The site offers an estate-like setting for a single residence and is large enough to accommodate multiple lots.

Another consideration that should appeal to developers is the availability of a 10 acre m/l parcel to th West and North of this property. This link leads to information about both listings by Mary Kay Hopkins, LLC plus a 3rd property with riparian rights.

While an application would have to be made to re-subdivide, there are several possible ways to divide the property.

One option is to divide into two, three, or four lots. Assuming an extension of the lane off of Shell Beach Drive:

  • 2 lots would measure 177 x 236 each
  • 3 lots -118 x 236 each
  • 4 lots  - 88 x 236 each

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