Location Information
(for the Dr. C. M. Vaiden House "Prairie Mount")
Name:Dr. C. M. Vaiden House ("Prairie Mount")
City/County:Vaiden vic., Carroll County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:c.1855
Architectural Styles(s):Greek Revival
No. of Stories:2
Like nearby Malmaison and Indian Mound, this was a large, elegant two-story porticoed mansion in the “Bracketed Greek Revival” style. Having been allowed to deteriorate for many years, it was demolished in the 1950s. A storage shed built from its doors stands on the site. Included in Architecture of the Old South: Mississippi - Alabama and Mary Carol Miller’s Lost Mansions of Mississippi (pp. 62-64). [HABS: MS-113 (1936)]