Academy of the Sacred Heart

Also known as: Grand Coteau
NE of Grand Coteau, Grand Coteau, Louisiana


Convent of the Sacred Heart

1. Historic American Buildings Survey Lester Jones, Photographer February 27, 1940 WEST ELEVATION (FRONT)

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

View photos at Library of Congress


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 18, 1975
Reference number
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Education; Politics/Government; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; School
Current functions
Religious structure; School
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1830; 1850; 1863
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 11
Contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 2

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2018: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger