Sharp County

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Sharp County is named for Ephraim Sharp, who was an early settler in the area.

 

Created:  July 18, 1868

County Seat:        

Evening Shade  1870 – 1967

Hardy                 1894 – 1967

Ash Flat              1967 – present

 

County Courthouse – Ash Flat

 

Location:  718 Ash Flat Drive / Court Road

Built:  1966 – 1967

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Stuck, Frier, Lane & Scott Incorporated of Jonesboro

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a one story brick structure.

                        

Old County Courthouse  – Hardy

 

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Location:  Main Street / Kelly Avenue

Built:  1883 – 1884

Style:  Federal

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a two story stone structure. The first story has an entrance at ground level on the south side. The second story has a central entrance at Main Street. The building served as the courthouse from 1894 to until 1997.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Fulton County and Oregon County, Missouri

E – Randolph County and Lawrence County

S – Independence County

W – Izard County and Fulton County