Kent Plantation House - Alexandria LA
Posted by: 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
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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