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Harrodsburg in Mercer County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Poteet House

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
1. Poteet House Marker
Inscription.  Located on out-lot 81, this Queen Anne style house was built by Benjamin Franklin Poteet in 1883. The home was designed by nationally recognized architect George Barber and is listed as design # 29 in “The Cottage Souvenir No. 2” design book.
 
Erected by James Harrod Trust. (Marker Number 35.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky, Harrodsburg, James Harrod Trust series list.
 
Location. 37° 45.36′ N, 84° 50.59′ W. Marker is in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, in Mercer County. Marker is on Beaumont Avenue just south of Dixie Manor, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 512 Beaumont Avenue, Harrodsburg KY 40330, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. VanArsdall / Sale House (within shouting distance of this marker); Tabler House (within shouting distance of this marker); Dedman House (within shouting distance of this marker); G. A. Curry House (about 300 feet
Poteet House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 6, 2019
2. Poteet House Marker
away, measured in a direct line); Magoffin / Mills / Gaither House (about 500 feet away); Aspen Hall / Dr. James Shannon House (about 600 feet away); Clay Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greystone (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrodsburg.
 
Also see . . .  George Franklin Barber. (Submitted on July 16, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 33 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 16, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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