Decatur House

748 Jackson Pl., NW.
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Decatur House is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, more specifically a Single Dwelling. Decatur House was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Architecture/Engineering, Person and its significance in Military, Politics/Government, Architecture.

Decatur House Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Decatur,Stephen,et al.
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1818, 1819
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Latrobe,Benjamin Henry
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Decatur House Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 5
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations