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Marksville in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Gremillion-Degrusha Home

c. 1915

 
 
Gremillion-Degrusha Home Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
1. Gremillion-Degrusha Home Marker
Inscription. Arts and Crafts style home built by Judge Phidias Gremillion. Is unique because it features a gabled roof. The wainscoted dining room is highlighted by a plate rail.
 
Erected 2009 by City of Marksville.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Louisiana, Marksville Historical Markers Driving Tour marker series.
 
Location. 31° 7.576′ N, 92° 4.233′ W. Marker is in Marksville, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on Waddil Street east of South Lee Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 246 West Waddil Street, Marksville LA 71351, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hypolite Bordelon House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Edwards Plantation Home Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gardiner-Laborde Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Watts-Dupuy-Scallan Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Joseph Catholic Church (approx. mile away); Fort De Russy (approx. mile away); Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin (approx. mile away); The First Bowie Knife (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marksville.
 
Regarding Gremillion-Degrusha Home.
Gremillion-Degrusha Home and Marker image. Click for full size.
September 2, 2016
2. Gremillion-Degrusha Home and Marker
"...there is restrained use of stained glass in the house. The home was restored by Mr, and Mrs. Irbin Degrusha."
Pg. 3, Area 2 entry C, "Historical Markers of Marksville, Louisiana"
Published 2009, by City of Marksville.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 111 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2017.
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