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Absalom Fowler House

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Area  less than one acre
Architect  Fowler,Absalom
Opened  1839
Built  1839 (1839)
NRHP Reference #  73000387
Added to NRHP  4 June 1973
Absalom Fowler House
Location  502 E. 7th St., Little Rock, Arkansas
Part of  MacArthur Park Historic District (#77000269)
Similar  Big Dam Bridge, Broadway Bridge, Little Rock Zoo, Funland Amusement Park, Pinnacle Mountain State Park

The Absalom Fowler House is a historic house at 502 East 7th Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. It is a two story brick building, with a hip roof and a front portico supported by fluted Ionic columns and topped by a balustrade. The building is encircled by an entablature with modillion blocks and an unusual double row of dentil moulding giving a checkerboard effect. The house, built about 1840 by Absalom Fowler, a lawyer prominent in the state's early history. The house is now surrounded by a multi-building apartment complex.

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.

References

Absalom Fowler House Wikipedia


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