Stone County

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Stone County is named for the rock and stone within the county.


Created:  April 21, 1873

County Seat:        

Mountain View  1873 – present


County Courthouse – Mountain View


Location:  107 West Mail Street / North Peabody Avenue

Built:  1922 – 1923

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  Clyde A Ferrell

Contractor:  Bill Laroe


Description:  The building faces south and is a two story course bluff colored stone and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds of Courthouse Square in the center of Mountain View. The south front has a central entrance on the first story with a small stone portico. The east and west wings project. The building has a sloped roof with dormer. 



Note  The first courthouse was a log structure built in 1873. The second courthouse was a two story frame structure built in 1888. The third and present courthouse was constructed in 1923.




N – Baxter County and Izard County

E – Independence County

S – Cleburne County and Van Buren County

W – Van Buren County and Searcy County





County Courthouse – Mountain View
















Photos taken 2011