Jarville aka Renard-Queeny House
Posted by: BruceS
N 38° 36.495 W 090° 29.163
15S E 718898 N 4276302
Quick Description: Historic home located in Queeny Park in west St. Louis County.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 11/22/2006 7:37:06 AM
Waymark Code: WMZC5
The Jarville House, Greek Revival was constructed in 1853. Jarville House along with the surrounding Queeny Park was the estate of Edgar Monsanto Queeny, president of chemical giant Monsanto, Inc., from 1928-1960. The Jarville House now serves as the American Kennel Club
Museum of the Dog.
1723 Mason Rd.
St. Louis, Missouri
County / Borough / Parish: St. Louis County
Year listed: 1984
Historic (Areas of) Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Periods of significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Historic function: Domestic
Current function: Landscape - Park, Recreation and Culture - Museum
Privately owned?: no
Primary Web Site: [Web Link]
Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]
Season start / Season finish: Not listed
Hours of operation: Not listed
Secondary Website 2: Not listed
National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed
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