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Kent Plantation House - Alexandria LA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife
N 31° 18.245 W 092° 28.967
15R E 549219 N 3463418
Quick Description: Kent House is a classic example of French Colonial Architecture.
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2009 9:03:32 PM
Waymark Code: WM6EYH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dh2000dh
Views: 7

Long Description:
Kent Plantation House HM

Marker Text:

Kent House, the oldest known standing structure in Rapides Parish, was built by Pierre Baillio, completed in 1800. Baillio constructed the house on land received through a Spanish land grant circa 1794.

Kent Plantation House preserves, interprets, and promotes its historic site to educate the public about the history and culture of central Louisiana between 1795 and 1855.

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Marker Name: Kent Plantation House

Marker Type: Roadside

What does marker relate to?: Building

Parish: Rapides

Year Erected or Date Dedicated: Not listed

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