Rolette House

NE corner of N. Water and Fisher Sts., Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin

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Overview Looking Northeast

This is a home that was being built by Joseph Rolette, started in 1840. Joseph Rolette died before the house was completed. In the 1870s, it was remodeled into a hotel, later a boarding house. It is currently under restoration.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 1, 1972
Reference number
72000046
Architectural styles
Colonial; Other architectural type; Federal; New England Colonial
Area of significance
Commerce
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1825-1849

Update Log 

  • May 6, 2012: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added to new category " St. Feriole Island"

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