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Sterling Grove Historic District
Sterling Grove Historic District, LA.png
Location Roughly bounded by Evangeline Throughway, East Simcoe Street, North Sterling Street and Chopin Street, Lafayette, Louisiana
Area 25 acres (10 ha)
NRHP reference No. 84001320
Added to NRHP July 26, 1984

Sterling Grove Historic District is a historic district in downtown Lafayette, Louisiana roughly bounded by Evangeline Throughway, East Simcoe Street, North Sterling Street and Chopin Street.

The 25-acre (10 ha) area comprises a total of 59 buildings, of which 43 are considered contributing properties, and one is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places as individual property. Building dates vary from 1848 to 1934 and are mostly residences. The district comprises the area of Lieutenant Governor Charles Mouton's plantation.

The historic district was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 26, 1984.

Charles Mouton House
Charles H. Mouton House at 338 North Sterling Street

Contributing properties

The historical district contains a total of 43 contributing properties, built between 1848 and 1934:

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