Phillips County Courthouse (Arkansas)

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Phillips County Courthouse
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Phillips County Courthouse (Arkansas) is located in Arkansas
Phillips County Courthouse (Arkansas)
Phillips County Courthouse (Arkansas) is located in the US
Phillips County Courthouse (Arkansas)
Location622 Cherry St., Helena, Arkansas
Coordinates34°31′42″N 90°35′6″W / 34.52833°N 90.58500°W / 34.52833; -90.58500Coordinates: 34°31′42″N 90°35′6″W / 34.52833°N 90.58500°W / 34.52833; -90.58500
Built1914
ArchitectFrank W. Gibb
NRHP reference #77000265[1]
Added to NRHPJuly 15, 1977

The Phillips County Courthouse is located at 622 Cherry Street in Helena, the county seat of Phillips County, Arkansas. It is a rectangular brick structure, designed by architect Frank W. Gibb and built in 1914. It is Classical Revival in style, with two full stories above a raised basement, and a flat roof. Its most prominent feature is a series of engaged fluted Corinthian columns, two stories in height, which line three sides of the building. Its interior has ornate woodwork and plasterwork that is in excellent condition.[2]

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

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Phillips County Courthouse" (PDF). Arkansas Preservation. Retrieved 2014-11-08.