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The Labouisse House

1.  Name of Property if any:  Labouisse House


2.  Street Address, including City and Zip Code:

232 Cherokee Road

Charlotte, NC 28207



3.  Date added to Study list:   6/8/2009

4.  Tax Parcel Number of Property:  15506263 


5.  Owner of Property:  Strawn and Susan Cathcart


6.  Current Owner's Contact Information: 

232 Cherokee Road

Charlotte, NC 28207


7.  Period or Date of Construction:  1932


8.  Source of Information for #7: Mecklenburg County Tax Records


9.  Present use of Property:  j

a. Agricultural, b. Commercial, c. Educational, d. Entertainment, e. Government, f. Industrial, g. Military, h. Museum, i. Park, j. Private Residence, k. Religious, I. Other


10.  Architectural Style:  French architectural elements are incorporated

11.  Architectural Significance:  a

a. Outstanding, b. Excellent, c. Notable, d. Commonplace


12.  Map Showing Location of Property:


13.  Paragraph Briefly Summarizing Known History Of The Property:

The Labouisse House was  designed by Louis Asbury, and was built in 1932.  The house is one of the few residences in Charlotte that incorporates elements of historic French architecture.  Staff believes that the house may have the requisite integrity to qualify for Landmark Status