Washington Historic District

Boundaries correspond to original 1824 plat of city, Washington, Arkansas

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Former Hempstead County Courthouse

Built in 1874.

Photo taken by Lisa Hyde

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 20, 1972
Reference number
72000204
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Other architectural type; Victorian Renaissance
Areas of significance
Commerce; Military; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Courthouse; Religious structure; Single dwelling
Current functions
Museum; Religious structure; Single dwelling; School
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 16
Contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • October 5, 2012: New photo from Lisa Hyde

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