Elliott House (Bentonville, Arkansas)

The Elliott House is a historic house at 303 South Third Street in Bentonville, Arkansas. It is a large three-story brick house with Italianate style, built in 1887 for Harry Elliott, who made a fortune investing in silver mines in Silver City, New Mexico. The house is distinctive for its use of brick on the interior as well as exterior walls; those on the inside are 8 inches (20 cm) thick, those outside are 16 inches (41 cm). The exterior features include seven porches, a widow's walk, and carved brackets in deeply overhanging eaves.[2]

Elliott House
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Elliott House (Bentonville, Arkansas) is located in Arkansas
Elliott House (Bentonville, Arkansas)
Elliott House (Bentonville, Arkansas) is located in the United States
Elliott House (Bentonville, Arkansas)
Location303 SE 3rd St., Bentonville, Arkansas
Coordinates36°22′11″N 94°12′17″W / 36.36972°N 94.20472°W / 36.36972; -94.20472Coordinates: 36°22′11″N 94°12′17″W / 36.36972°N 94.20472°W / 36.36972; -94.20472
Arealess than one acre
Built1887 (1887)
Architectural styleItalianate
Part ofBentonville Third Street Historic District (#93001202)
NRHP reference #78000573[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPJanuary 20, 1978
Designated CPNovember 12, 1993

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Elliott House" (PDF). Arkansas Preservation. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-02-06. Retrieved 2015-02-05.