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Smith House

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c. 1920. 607 W. Arch St.

Sears Modern Home No. 264P202, first offered in the 1916 Sears Roebuck catalog for a cost of about $1,200, is a two-story house with Craftsman detailing. It has a one-story front porch with brick piers, and the front and side gables have fake Tudor detailing and deep eaves with large wooden brackets. Both casement and double-hung windows are original to this catalog house. A carport later added to the house was not included in the original catalog kit. The house is just west of downtown in an attractive early-twentieth-century residential leafy neighborhood with houses in a variety of styles.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Cyrus A. Sutherland with Gregory Herman, Claudia Shannon, Jean Sizemore Jeannie M. Whayne and Contributors
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Cyrus A. Sutherland with Gregory Herman, Claudia Shannon, Jean Sizemore Jeannie M. Whayne and Contributors, "Smith House", [Searcy, Arkansas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/AR-01-WH4.

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Arkansas

Buildings of Arkansas, Cyrus A. Sutherland and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2018, 242-242.

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