1901 A Destrehan Ave


225’ by 500’ by 175′ by 225′ by 50′ by 275′ (street frontage is approximately 225’, water frontage is slightly less @ 175’), for a total of approximately 3.75 acres.

CONDITION: Well filled, stable property. Site is well graded and drains to the street in front.



Three buildings on site.
Bldg.1. Large open sided Metal building (2 sides closed). Total area is approx. 54,000 s/f. Building is clear span and approximately 54’ wide by 100’ long; eave height is 30’. The building has a concrete floor designed for significant weight loads. Designed as open sided shop space. Building does have water, power and overhead lights. No other buildout but does have attached outbuildings for storage and restrooms.
Bldg. 2. A small workshop space of approximately 1,100 s/f. Metal storage building with galvanized metal skin on a steel frame. Set up for metal and wood working (maritime industry). Concrete floor with 14’ eave. Has sliding doors for material access. Building does have power and overhead lights (no water).
Bldg. 3. Second workshop space of approximately 1,500 s/f. New metal storage building with galvanized metal skin on a steel frame. Set up for storage and additional metal and wood working (maritime industry). Concrete floor with 12’ eave height. Has sliding front doors for material access. Building also has power and overhead lights (no water).
Site is fenced on three (3) sides (excluding waterfront side) with a primary 30’ vehicle gate on the street side and a second 25’ vehicle and personnel gate opening to the adjacent 1901 Destrehan Avenue (properties had been one yard now split into two yards). All utilities in place.



Site is zoned M-3, Heavy Industrial and is in an Enterprise Zone (eligible for tax credits and other tax abatements).


Site is on Destrehan Avenue which has just been expanded to Four (4) lanes and extends from the WestBank Expressway to the Lafitte-Larose Highway. Truck and vehicle access has been greatly improved.
Of especial importance is that the property is on the secure side of both the West Closure Complex (world’s largest flood gate and pump station) and the Harvey Canal Sector Gate (flood gate at Lapalco Boulevard). The site is very well protected from any storm events.
Currently under long term Lease.



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Contact Information

Harvey Canal Limited Partnership
P.O. Box 187
Harvey, LA 70059

Ph: 504-340-9098
Fax: 504-340-9097
Email: rayf@harveycanal.com
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About Us

The Harvey Canal Limited Partnership is composed of the descendants of Captain Joseph Harvey and Louise Destrehan - the founders of the Harvey Canal. For over 100 years, the Partnership, through its Land Leasing activities, has and is still committed to helping promote and expand the operations of its Oil & Gas, Maritime and Distribution tenants in South Louisiana.