Stephen Vincent Benét House

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Stephen Vincent Benet House
Benet House with Christmas wreath (Augusta State University).jpg
Location 2500 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia
Built 1911
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Georgian
Governing body State
NRHP Reference # 71000286
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 11, 1971[1]
Designated NHL November 11, 1971[2]

Coordinates: 33°28′33″N 82°01′27″W / 33.47578888°N 82.02405989°W / 33.47578888; -82.02405989

Stephen Vincent Benét House (commonly referred to as Benét House), also known as President's Home, Augusta College, Commandant's House; Augusta Arsenal, is a house in Augusta, Georgia. It was the home of the Commandant of the Augusta Arsenal.

The poet and writer Stephen Vincent Benét lived and wrote here.

It is used as the President's House of what was known as Augusta College, and is now Augusta State University.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1971.[2][3]


  1. ^ Staff (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "Stephen Vincent Benet House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-04-26. 
  3. ^ National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: President's House, Augusta College / Stephen Vincent Benet House (pdf), National Park Service, , 19  Check date values in: |date= (help) and Accompanying three photos, exterior, from 1971 PDF (32 KB)

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