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New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Gauche House

 
 
Gauche House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
1. Gauche House Marker
Inscription. This handsome Italianate villa notable for its fine cast iron work was erected in 1856 by John Gauche importer and dealer in crockery and chinaware who purchased this part of the former city commons from Henry R. Denis, attorney Acquired fro the Gauche heirs by Patrick R. O’Brien in 1882 whose heirs owned it until 1911. Purchased in 1937, it was restored in 1938 by Matilda Geddings Gray and in 1969 by Matilda Gray Stream.
 
Erected 1973 by New Orleans Landmarks Commission.
 
Location. 29° 57.787′ N, 90° 3.63′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on Royal Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1315 Royal Street, New Orleans LA 70116, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dominique Bouligny House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bringier – Barnett House (about 400 feet away); Denis House (about 400 feet away); Gallier House (about 600 feet away); Frances Benjamin Johnston House (about 600 feet away); Maison Hospitalière (about 600 feet away);
Gauche House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
2. Gauche House Marker
Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Archbishop Antoine Blanc Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Orleans.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 461 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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