Landed Estate Law and Legal Definition

The term 'landed estate' refers to an interest in and pertaining to land. It is the interest in landed property retained by the owner for his/her own use.

Landed estate in reference to taxation includes all fixtures, improvements, machinery, and livestock attached to and used on a plantation or farm. [Police Jury of Parish of St. Mary v. Harris, 10 La. Ann. 676, 677 (La. 1855)]