“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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. Roy-Cappel Home (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hypolite Bordelon House (about 700 feet away); St. Peter's Episcopal Chapel Site (about 700 feet away); Corrine Saucier Birth Site (about 800 feet away); Brouillette-Guillot-Luke House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Graham-Guillory-Luke Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bordelon-Laborde Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Garrot-Smith Home (approx. 0.2 miles 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
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