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Hôtel Chevalier

 
 
Hôtel Chevalier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
1. Hôtel Chevalier Marker
Inscription. French:
En 1752, le négociant Jean-Baptiste Chevalier fit construire ce hôtel particulier qui lui servit de domicile, de maison d’affaires et d’entrepôt.

L’hôtel fut converti en auberge, vers la fin du XVIIIᵉ siècle, sous le nom de “London Coffee House”. En 1960, l’état entreprit sa restauration et celle de deux maisons voisines datant du XVIIᵉ siècle.


English translation:
In 1752, the merchant Jean-Baptiste Chevalier built this mansion which became his home, business house and warehouse.

The hotel was converted into an inn near the end of 18th century under the name "London Coffee House." In 1960, the state undertook its restoration and the two neighboring houses from the 17th century.

 
Erected by Ministère des affaires culturelles & Commission des monuments historiques.
 
Location. 46° 48.734′ N, 71° 12.184′ W. Marker is in Québec, Quebec, in Capitale-Nationale (region). Marker is on Rue du Marché-Champlain just from Rue Notre Dame, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 60 Rue du Marché-Champlain, Québec, Quebec G1K 4E8, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
Hôtel Chevalier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
2. Hôtel Chevalier Marker
The marker is behind the door.
are within walking distance of this marker. Maison Jean-Demers (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis Jolliet House (within shouting distance of this marker); Louis Jolliet (within shouting distance of this marker); Site historique et archéologique de l’Habitation-Samuel-De Champlain (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Notre-Dame-des-Victoires (about 90 meters away); Pierre Dugua de Mons (about 90 meters away); La Batterie Royale (about 90 meters away); Le premier monastère d’Ursulines (about 120 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Québec.
 
Also see . . .  Maison Chevalier. The architectural unit, opening on the Champlain market place and known under the name of "Hôtel Chevalier" marks the beginnings of the history of the institutional architecture, where Place-Royale and the historical district of Old Québec began. (Submitted on March 15, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Hôtel Chevalier image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 28, 2014
3. Hôtel Chevalier
 
 
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