Marksville in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Built by L. P. Roy, Sr., prominent bank president, State Representative and local entrepreneur. Designed by Favrot and Livaudais of New Orleans in the Arts and Crafts style. Features a tile roof and much use of beveled glass throughout. "Sister" home to the Coco-Piazza home.
Erected by City Of Marksville.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Louisiana, Marksville Historical Markers Driving Tour series list.
Location. 31° 7.582′ N, 92° 4.116′ W. Marker is in Marksville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on South Monroe Street south of West Bon Temps Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marksville LA 71351, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brouillette-Guillot-Luke House (within shouting distance of this marker); Graham-Guillory-Luke Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Corrine Saucier Birth Site (about Coco-Piazza Home (about 300 feet away); Confederate Hospital Site (about 400 feet away); St. Peter's Episcopal Chapel Site (about 400 feet away); Joe Printz Store (about 400 feet away); Jules Coco Building (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marksville.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 6, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 130 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 6, 2018.