Resort home built 1899 by William Henry Reid of Chicago. Architect Theodore C. Link of St. Louis. Design reflects simplicity favored at end of Victorian era. Upper floors are wood with verandas on four sides. Lower floor is Beaver Limestone. In 1892, Reid donated a central school named in his honor.
has been placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Arkansas Historic Preservation Program
Erected by Greater Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce and the Community Development Partnership, and Dept of Arkansas Heritage.
Location. 36° 24.458′ N, 93° 44.337′ W. Marker is in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Prospect Avenue and Linwood Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Prospect Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 38 Prospect Avenue, Eureka Springs AR 72632, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Crescent Hotel & Spa (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Timeless Place Carnegie Library (about 700 feet away); Crescent Spring and Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harding Spring (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clayton-Becker House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eastview Cottage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sweet Spring (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka Springs.
Regarding Avarana. Avarana is a contributing structure in the Eureka Springs Historic District.
Also see . . . Eureka Springs History. (Submitted on January 4, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 4, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.