Seven stories tall, all ground level.

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Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Harris McHaney & Faucette 479-253-3796

         

You want quirky? We've got quirky and unique here in circa 1880 Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Ours is a town of hills and hollows. In fact Eureka Springs has often been called the stair step town. Nearly everything is built into the hillsides of either East or West mountains. There are miles of limestone walls holding it together, and lots of stairways as well. Among other benefits it makes for some great walking tours and photographers love it.

                                      

The large builing pictured here is the Basin Park Hotel. At seven stories tall it is very unusual because each floor accesses the mountain behind it allowing each floor to be 'ground' level. Ripley's Believe it or Not featured it years ago.

Come see us in one of America's most fun and unusual small towns. A warm welcome awaits you.

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Proudly serving your real estate needs in Bentonville, Rogers and Bella Vista, AR 479-253-3796. I will provide a free market value analysis of your property. Just ask!

charles.edwards1@coldwellbanker.com 

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Roger D. Mucci
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Charles, Eureka Springs looks charming.  Fascinating building Basin Park Hotel is.........love that each of seven floors is ground level. 

Jul 24, 2010 08:49 AM #1
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Charles Edwards Bentonville
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Thanks Roger. Charming indeed. Funky, unusual, and 'where the misfits fit', which explains me being here 30 years.

Jul 24, 2010 08:51 AM #2
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Jane Jensen
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Excellent. Washington, DC is quirky too....in a quirky sort of way. Very charming, thanks for sharing. Would love to see it sometime.

Jul 24, 2010 08:53 AM #3
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Roger D. Mucci
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Sounds like home to me Charles...................

Jul 24, 2010 09:21 AM #4
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Joan Cox
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Very nice and thanks for sharing a part of your town!

Jul 24, 2010 09:44 AM #5
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German Panzica
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I was there around Christmas time while I visited family in Rogers.  Spent the day in Eureka Springs.  cool town with a lot to offer.  Neat shops and streets, I definitely recommend it to anyone visiting the area. 

Jul 24, 2010 11:06 AM #6
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Charles Edwards Bentonville
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Thanks Joan and German. I'm glad you stopped and commented.

Jul 24, 2010 11:43 AM #7
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Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi & Corinna Birgit Cromartie
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That is pretty cool! I never heard of it before - thanks for sharing!

Jul 24, 2010 12:53 PM #8
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René Fabre
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Charles... a great read. Thanks for the discripiton of Eureka Springs. I didn't know that. From a map, all things look flat. When I get down there some time, you'll have to show me the hotel. Seven ground floors, how cool is that.

Jul 24, 2010 01:30 PM #9
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Charles, I never went to Eureka Springs before, but heard so much good stuff about the place.  I know it is beautiful, you lucky guy!

Jul 24, 2010 02:27 PM #10
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Interesting.  Since I almost pass out climbing stairs, this would be good for me.  But, of course, you have to climb the mountain.

Jul 24, 2010 09:01 PM #11
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Charles Edwards Bentonville
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Jane, Here's the plan. We'll get you in and put you in the elevator. We'll get off on the third floor and demonstrate the concept...no stairs. But yes there are mountains!

Jul 25, 2010 09:04 AM #12
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Barbara S. Duncan
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I've decided it's time for us to visit your fair city again.  It is truly a fascinating town.

Jul 25, 2010 09:31 PM #13
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Barbara, Oh good I hope you'll give me a call.

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