Judge Poché Plantation House

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Judge Poché Plantation House
Judge Poché Plantation House is located in Louisiana
Judge Poché Plantation House
Location River Rd., Convent, Louisiana
Coordinates 30°0′44″N 90°49′37″W / 30.01222°N 90.82694°W / 30.01222; -90.82694Coordinates: 30°0′44″N 90°49′37″W / 30.01222°N 90.82694°W / 30.01222; -90.82694
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1870
Architectural style Renaissance, Other, Raised plantation house
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 80004251[1]
Added to NRHP December 3, 1980

The Judge Poché Plantation House was built in c. 1870. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 3, 1980. The house's name derives from its ownership by Judge Felix Pierre Poché, who was best known for having participated in the founding of the American Bar Association, in 1877-78.[2]

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  1. ^ Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "ASHA plans home tour". Baton Rouge, Louisiana. December 4, 1983. pp. 4–L. Retrieved December 30, 2014.