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Lake Sherwood Acres Subdivision

Baton Rouge’s Best Kept Secret

This site was created by Lisa Peacock of The Best Solution, LLC.  Lisa@lakesherwoodacres.com
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Last modified: January 10, 2017


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Who We Are
Lake Sherwood Acres  is a "well-kept secret" of 312 homes located between S. Sherwood Forest and Coursey Boulevards.  There are 81 homes built along the shores of a  20 acre lake, as well as 231 homes that are located off the lake.  The neighborhood was developed by Victor Coursey in 1974 when this area was considered far out from down town. Part of the draw for this neighborhood is the 25 meter swimming pool and large clubhouse, as well as the many, well maintained green common areas and private lake.

Sherwood Lake Association Purpose
The Sherwood Lake Association Articles of Incorporation state that the association "is a non-profit corporation organized under the laws of the State of Louisiana, for the purpose of, among other things, owning, preserving, maintaining and regulation for the use of its members the lake shown on the official plat of Lake Sherwood Acres Subdivision..."

Where are we located?
We are located east of  S. Sherwood Forest Boulevard and north of Coursey Boulevard. Click Here for a map of the area and of the actual  neighborhood.
Please be aware that the Lake Sherwood Acres Restrictions and Covenants and  Baton Rouge City Ordinance No. 10669 passed on August 14, 1996, requires all sellers to furnish the buyers of their property a copy of all deed and building restrictions affecting that property. Additionally, all dues must be paid in full prior to the sale of any property and a written “Paid in Full” Invoice must be presented at the closing. Contact the treasurer well in advance of the closing for a copy of the Invoice.

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2015 Christmas Decoration Winners

Click here to see all of the photos of the 2016 Easter Egg Hunt

Lake Sherwood Acres (LSA) is a vibrant neighborhood that presents an attractive appearance throughout our subdivision. The Homeowners Association of LSA is known as Sherwood Lake Association (SLA). The Standing Committee that works with residents on landscaping, maintenance or additions to their properties is known as The Council.

Our neighborhood continues to enjoy the addition of many new residents each year. By paying close attention to the “curb appeal” of our homes, residents strengthen the value of their properties, and showcase our subdivision to others as appealing and inviting.   

By checking here (the Council Pages), you will find some guidelines suggested by the SLA Board and Council, which may be of help to our residents in either making changes in their landscaping, or in maintaining what’s already in place.  The items covered include:


Refuse, Garbage and Recycling containers, Maintenance of Swimming Pools

Accumulation of Junk, Trash and Debris

Sweeping Trash in drainage culverts

Portable on Demand Storage (PODS)


Lawns, Shrubbery, Flower Beds and Trees


Sidewalks and Driveways

Walls, Fences and Gates

Home Maintenance, Lighting and Outdoor Security Lighting

Mailboxes, TV, Satellite and Radio Antennas

Christmas Decoration Competition

by Doug Pacas

Ladies and Gentlemen of Lake Sherwood Acres! We wish to announce the Winners of the Christmas Home Decoration Judging for 2016. Thank you to every family who did their part in “dressing” the neighborhood for Christmas!

Traditional, First Place   -   Patrick & Shannon Long -12321 Lake LaBelle Circle

Traditional, Second Place   -    Leo & Delores Cyrus – 11936 Lake Sherwood Ave. North

Best Use of Lighting, Streetside   -   Kevin & Kelly Lastrapes – 12222 Lake Leta Circle

Best Use of Lighting, Lakeside   -   Pat Patterson & Mary Mozafari – 12409 Lake Sherwood Ave. S

Most Creative, First Place   -   Glenn James & Monisa Thompson – 3838 Lake Latania Circle

Most Creative, Second Place   -   Johnny & Chorlette Bridges – 3806 Lake LaBerge Circle

Councilman Buddy Amoroso’s Choice  -   Bruce & Andrea Guillory – 12213 Lake Leta Circle

(Click for this year’s winners)

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