Jarville aka Renard-Queeny House
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member 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
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 14

Long Description:
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.
Street address:
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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