Badin-Roque House, State Highway 484, Natchez, Natchitoches Parish, LA
State Highway 484, Natchez, LA
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS LA-1294
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N613).
Building/structure dates: 1830 initial construction
National Register Number: 80001739
Significance: The Badin-Roque House, located on the west bank of the Cane River, is an early nineteenth century poteaux en terre (post in earth) French Creole cottage with bousillage (mud and moss) infill between the poteauxs. Today, there are only four known extant examples of poteaux en terre French Creole style buildings in the United States: 3 located in Ste. Genevieve Missouri and the Badin-Roque House in Louisiana.
Conservation & Restoration
St. Augustine Historical Society
Newman, Donna Verdel, Delineator
Nichols, Jonathan D., Delineator
Phillips, Ryan S., Delineator
Sievers, Michael J., Delineator
Seelman, Lance A., Delineator
Shurley, Kori Newman, Delineator
Tabb, Michael, Delineator
Thomas, Christopher T., Delineator
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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