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The Jacquet House

La Maison Jacquet

 
 
The Jacquet House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2014
1. The Jacquet House Marker
Inscription. English:
One of the oldest houses in Quebec, built by François Jacquet in 1675-76. Prominent citizen of Quebec City lived here, of whom Philippe Aubert de Gaspé, author of “Les Anciens Canadiens”, from 1815 to 1824.

French:
Construite en 1675-76 par François Jacquet, plusieurs notables Québec l’habitèrent, notamment Philippe Aubert de Gaspé, l’auteur de roman “Les Anciens Canadiens”, de 1815 à 1824. Elle est l’une des plus anciennes maisons de Québec.
 
Erected by Commission des Monuments Historique du Québec.
 
Location. 46° 48.704′ N, 71° 12.441′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is at the intersection of Rue Saint Louis and Rue des Jardins, on the left when traveling east on Rue Saint Louis. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 34 Rue Saint Louis, Québec, Quebec QC G1R 3Z1, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph Bouchette (within shouting distance of this marker); Kent House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Maillou House (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis-Joseph de Montcalm
The Jacquet House, now the French Embassy image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2014
2. The Jacquet House, now the French Embassy
(within shouting distance of this marker); Québec Court House (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Theatre de l’Estoc (about 90 meters away); Seneschal’s Court (about 90 meters away); Stone Wind Mill (about 120 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Québec.
 
More about this marker. The marker is beside the covered entrance on the right.
 
Regarding The Jacquet House. The restaurant serves excellent French-Canadian food.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 201 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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