Thursday, August 7, 2014

Villa Raynouard - la grille d'entree

Villa Raynouard

François Just Marie Raynouard, a French dramatist and linguist, 
was born in 1761 in Provence and died in Passy (1836).  
He was an Officer of the Legion of Honour.  

In the 16th arrondissement a street 
and a square have been named after him
The villa has a charming gate, usually locked, 
opening into the private courtyard.

92, rue Raynouard
75016, Paris


William Kendall said...

What a lovely entrance!

This is Belgium said...

a beauty

Alexa said...

Nice! I think I'd be willing to live in the 16th if I could live here. :~}