St. Elizabeth Catholic Church (Paincourtville, Louisiana)

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St. Elizabeth Catholic Church
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St. Elizabeth Catholic Church (Paincourtville, Louisiana) is located in Louisiana
St. Elizabeth Catholic Church (Paincourtville, Louisiana)
Location114 Louisiana Highway 403, Paincourtville, Louisiana
Coordinates29°59′30″N 91°03′20″W / 29.99174°N 91.05544°W / 29.99174; -91.05544Coordinates: 29°59′30″N 91°03′20″W / 29.99174°N 91.05544°W / 29.99174; -91.05544
Arealess than one acre
ArchitectF. B. Dicharry
Architectural styleGothic
NRHP reference #83000486[1]
Added to NRHPMarch 24, 1983

St. Elizabeth Catholic Church is a historic Roman Catholic church at 114 Louisiana Highway 403 in Paincourtville, Louisiana, in Assumption Parish, Louisiana.

It was built in 1902 and added to the National Register in 1983.[1]

It is a brick Basilica plan Gothic-style church. It has twin towers. Its gable front has a small rose window.

Its interior has a small transept, three semi-hexagonal apses, and stained glass windows dating mainly to between 1906 and 1910.[2][3]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. November 2, 2013.
  2. ^ "St. Elizabeth Catholic Church" (PDF). State of Louisiana's Division of Historic Preservation. 1983. Retrieved June 20, 2017. with three photos and two maps
  3. ^ National Register Staff (January 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination Form: St. Elizabeth Catholic Church". National Park Service. Retrieved March 20, 2018. With eight photos from 1982.

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