Location Information
(for the La Marin Cottage)
Name:La Marin Cottage [house]
Address:406 Beach Boulevard, North
City/County:Bay St. Louis, Hancock County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:c.1890
Architectural Styles(s):Craftsman
No. of Stories:1.5
Registration Information
NR District Name:Old Bay St. Louis
NR Status:Contributing
Element No.:79
MPS:Historic Resources of Bay St. Louis
Brief Description
406 North Beach Boulevard is a 1.5 story, frame, vernacular residence with Craftsman alterations, a side-gable roof, and inset full-width porch with three entry doors. Craftsman updates were completed in 1924 and include exposed rafters, decorative beams, and squared wood columns. It has a brick pier foundation, clapboard siding, 6/6 wooden double-hung windows, and a pressed-metal roof, punctuated by two gable dormers.
Historic Information
This residence is an example of the evolution of late nineteenth-century vernacular architecture in Bay St. Louis.