Cleveland County Courthouse (Arkansas)

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Cleveland County Courthouse
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Cleveland County Courthouse
Cleveland County Courthouse (Arkansas) is located in Arkansas
Cleveland County Courthouse (Arkansas)
Location Main and Magnolia, Rison, Arkansas
Coordinates 33°57′33″N 92°11′4″W / 33.95917°N 92.18444°W / 33.95917; -92.18444Coordinates: 33°57′33″N 92°11′4″W / 33.95917°N 92.18444°W / 33.95917; -92.18444
Built 1911
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 77000248[1]
Added to NRHP April 11, 1977

The Cleveland County Courthouse in Rison, Arkansas was built in 1911. Located at Main and Magnolia Streets, it is a two story brick structure measuring 100 feet (30 m) by 70 feet (21 m), and topped by a hipped tile roof. A square central tower rises 20 feet (6.1 m) above the roof, and includes a four-faced clock, with louvered arches below the clock, and an arched cornice above, topped by an octagonal cupola.[2]

The courthouse was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Cleveland County Courthouse". Arkansas Preservation. Retrieved 2014-01-10.