Houmas, The

W of Burnside off LA 22 and LA 44
Burnside, Louisiana

Historic Document

Houmas, The is located in Ascension County, Louisiana certified as a historic location on Saturday September 27, 1980. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Agriculture/Subsistence, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure. Houmas, The was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Economics, Architecture.

Houmas, The Information

Other Name: Houmas House
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1800, 1840
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Preston,John Smith
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Houmas, The Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 100
Number of historically contributing buildings: 8
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 3
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Burnside Historic Locations Ascension County Historic Locations Louisiana Historic Locations