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Rattle & Snap, U.S. Route 43 (Andrew Jackson Highway), Columbia, Maury County, TN

Rattle & Snap, U.S. Route 43 (Andrew Jackson Highway), Columbia, Maury County, TN

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Summary

Significance: Often referred to as "the most monumental house in Tennessee," this house is fine example of the lavish scale on which many Southern houses were built in the period 1845-1860. It is particularly noteworthy for its ornamental iron work and for the fine detail of its Corinthian columns both inside and out. The structure was designated a National Historic Landmark in November 1971.
Survey number: HABS TN-63
Building/structure dates: 1845 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000825

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Polk, George
Cary, Brian, transmitter
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Location

Columbia Gardens35.45735, -87.26615
Google Map of 35.4573542, -87.2661461
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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