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Brevard-Clapp House

1239 1st St, New Orleans, LA
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Mecca for Lovers of Anne Rice's Vampire and Witch Novels

Popular writer Anne Rice has not lived in this Garden District home for some time now, but because... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
Beautiful home

Built in 1857 and now owned by novelist Ann Rice. Located at the corner of First and Chestnut... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
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This double-galleried house is owned by author Anne Rice and is featured in her bewitching fiction.
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1239 1st St, New Orleans, LA
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Popular writer Anne Rice has not lived in this Garden District home for some time now, but because it is the setting for many of her most popular Mayfair Witch books, the private residence draws many fans and onlookers. (Anne Rice lived here from 1989...More

1  Thank radiowitch
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Built in 1857 and now owned by novelist Ann Rice. Located at the corner of First and Chestnut. Private residence.

Thank dsj5777
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I just love Anne Rice! I know she no longer lives in this house but I had to see it while in New Orleans.

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

The house is right on first street, an easy walk from the St. Charles streetcars. It's lovely, like many others in the area, and sits across the street from the Carroll house where a dog plays fetch with all the passerbys. The garden district and...More

1  Thank bodhi_sam
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

Just love to be in the area! Pretty cool I could see the house the trilogy is revolved around. Love new orleans

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 17 November 2014

This house is now known as the Brevard-Rice House, as noted on the plaque in front of the house. If you are doing a self-guided walking tour of the Garden District, make sure to swing by this home, especially if you are a fan of...More

2  Thank CentennialLaura
Reviewed 5 July 2007

The house is stunning in itself and if you are a fan of Anne Rice and her Lives of the Mayfair Witches trilogy, being able to see the property is momentous and breathtaking. Its in the beautiful and historic garden district so its a great...More

2  Thank riffkid09
Garden District
Head to the Garden District for the full-on New
Orleans experience replete with quaintly clanking
streetcars, proudly grandiose antebellum mansions,
picture perfect avenues lined with live oaks loaded
down with Spanish moss, and a wealth of beautiful
churches and many more architectural marvels. Even a
brief excursion here makes plain why it’s called the
Garden District. So, when you visit be sure to give
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