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Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House

 
 
Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
1. Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House Marker
Inscription.
Erected 1826
by Joseph Le Carpentier Auctioneer,
(Grandfather of Paul Morphy
World’s Chess Champion).
Francois Correjolles, Architect.
James Lambert, Builder.

Sold in 1833 to John A. Merle
who built the adjacent garden
which existed until 1865 and was
restored in 1954 by the
Keyes Foundation.

Residence of
General P.G.T. Beauregard C.S.A.
1866-1868

Placed her by the Vieux Carre Commission
1960

 
Erected by New Orleans Landmarks Commission.
 
Location. 29° 57.659′ N, 90° 3.657′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on Chartres Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1113Chartres Street, New Orleans LA 70116, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Ursuline Convent (within shouting distance of this marker); Archbishop Antoine Blanc Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Danny Barker (within shouting distance of this marker); Gallier House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Provincial Motel
Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
2. Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House Marker
The marker is on the right.
(about 300 feet away); Dominique Bouligny House (about 500 feet away); Frances Benjamin Johnston House (about 600 feet away); French Market (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New Orleans.
 
Regarding Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House. National Register of Historic Places:
LeCarpentier-Beauregard-Keyes House ** (added 1975 - - #75000853)
1113 Chartres St. , New Orleans
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
• Architect, builder, or engineer: Lambert,James, Dorrejolles,Francisco
• Architectural Style: No Style Listed
• Historic Person: Keyes,Frances Parkinson
• Significant Year: 1826
• Area of Significance: Architecture, Literature
• Period of Significance: 1825-1849
• Owner: Private
• Historic Function: Domestic
• Current Function: Recreation And Culture
 
Also see . . .  Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard. (Submitted on January 4, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
<i>The Old Home of General Beauregard, New Orleans, La.</i> image. Click for full size.
circa 1910
3. The Old Home of General Beauregard, New Orleans, La.
Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
4. Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House
General Beauregard’s one-time dwelling This property placed on the National Resister of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.
Le Carpentier/Beauregard House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
5. Le Carpentier/Beauregard House
The Keyes Garden image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
6. The Keyes Garden
To Frances Parkinson Keyes for her contribution to Louisiana literature, the restoration of Beauregard House and garden, and establishment of the Keyes Foundation.
The Keyes Garden image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
7. The Keyes Garden
The Keyes Garden image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 28, 2011
8. The Keyes Garden
The Le Carpentier/Beauregard is above.
 
 
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