**RARE OPPORTUNITY in Chaine du Lac** This contemporary, meticulously maintained Akers Custom New Orleans Estate is nestled inside the gates of the exclusive community of Chaine du Lac and boasts over 5,000 square feet of living space. As you arrive on the grounds through the circular drive, you are greeted by over 1 acre of lush landscaping that provides privacy and plenty of room for entertaining. You will be even more impressed as you enter the expansive main foyer. There is a large dining area for those holiday gatherings and a stunning office with Busby custom cabinets and gas fireplace. As you continue through the living area on the recently refinished hard wood floors, you will be amazed by the renovated gourmet kitchen (2018). The elegant Busby cabinets are dressed with gold calacatta supreme marble counter tops, 2 farm sinks and NEW Thermador appliances: built in fridge, steam oven, convection oven, stovetop island with downdraft and dishwasher are every chef's dream. The extensive master suite overlooking the koi pond offers a large secondary sitting room that provides endless options. The luxurious outdoor living area features a massive pool with new spa heater (resurfaced 2015 and completed rescreened, new pump 2020), koi fish pond with separate filtration system, landscape lighting, enormous deck area and Outdoor Sound System. Other improvements made in 2018 include a NEW metal roof, NEW R38 Instillation, NEW hot water heater and NEW whole home water softener and more! Must see to appreciate!