U.S. Marine Corps Barracks and Commandant's House

8th and I Sts., SE
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

U.S. Marine Corps Barracks and Commandant's House is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Wednesday December 27, 1972. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Military Facility. U.S. Marine Corps Barracks and Commandant's House was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person and its significance in Military, Architecture, Performing Arts.

U.S. Marine Corps Barracks and Commandant's House Information

Other Name: US Marine Barracks;Marine Corps Commandant's House
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Sousa,John Philip
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1801, 1805
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hornblower & Marshall; Hadfield,George
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Department Of Defense

U.S. Marine Corps Barracks and Commandant's House Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 60
Number of historically contributing buildings: 8
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