P Gaye Tapp little augury: The Most Beautiful Doorway in Paris: Rue de Varenne The most beautiful doorway in Paris in one of the most beautiful streets in Paris. l'hôtel de Goufier de Thoix was built between 1719 and 1727. The writers Louis Aragon and Elsa Triolet lived in an apartement here from 1960 until 1970 and 1982.
Entrance to Hôtel de Goyon-Matignon, 57 Rue de Varenne. This exquisite Hôtel is now the official residence of the Prime Minister of France but in the late eighteenth century it was the Paris home of Honoré III de Matignon, Prince de Monaco