When Hurricane Katrina hit
The home was originally built between 1848 and 1852 by James Brown, a wealthy
The current site encompasses 51 acres of the original estate, and includes the magnificent house, a veteran’s cemetery, and the Tomb of the Unknown Confederate Soldier. Beauvior lives up to its name, with spectacular views of the gulf coast, where progress is currently under way to restore the beach. The estate also brags Oyster Bayou waterfalls, nature trails, and historic gardens.