Polk County Courthouse

Bounded by US 411 and Ward, Commerce and Main Sts., Benton, Tennessee

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 24, 1993
Reference number
93000562
Architectural style
Modern Movement: Art Deco
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Courthouse; Street furniture/object
Current functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Street furniture/object; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1925-1949
Significant years
1880; 1937
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing objects: 1

Tags 

19th Century (36,414)
Art Deco (1,184)
Benton, Tennessee (3)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1880 (515)
Built during 1880s (6,138)
Courthouse (2,115)
Have Street View (35,961)
Modern Movement (2,527)
Owned by local government (11,501)
Polk County, Tennessee (27)
Stone (26,162)
Tennessee (2,818)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2010: New Street View added by Eddie Douthitt

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