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c. 1899 Queen Anne Victorian

Quapaw Quarter
Little Rock, Arkansas 72206

Historic Kavanaugh House

Front view
Front view
The Kavanaugh house was built using a Queen Anne floor plan with Classic Revival motifs throughout, beginning with the Greek ionic columns on the porch and facade.
This elegant, fully restored Late Victorian / Early Classic Revival home sits on one of the most sought after streets in the Quapaw Quarter neighborhood. Period stenciling graces several rooms, none of the original oak and cypress woodwork have ever been obscured with paint, almost all light fixtures and fireplace mantels are original.
Front foyer staircase
Front foyer staircase
The U turning staircase is original oak with acanthus leaf details, column motifs on the balustrades, and machine cut S details on the risers. Downstairs 11'6" ceilings, upstairs 10'. Upstairs has Master Bedroom with fireplace and marble floored Master bath, walk-in closet and jacuzzi. 3 more bedrooms, 2 with fireplace mantels and one is a library with walnut bookcases and a rolling ladder, plus a sun room. The hall bath, fully renovated has a subway tile shower and the original clawfoot tub.
2nd Parlor
2nd Parlor
This "Gentlemen's" parlor has one of the 3 existing original oak fireplace mantles with beveled glass mirrors. Front parlor and "Inglenook" in foyer have other mantles. Most light fixtures are original to the house.
Formal Dining Room
Formal Dining Room
Fabulous large formal dining with cypress wainscoating and period stenciling on ceiling and upper walls, huge palladian style window, and exquisite built in china cabinet. Floors throughout downstairs are oak (in excellent condition). Adjoining modernized butler's pantry and kitchen have cherry cabinets with upper glass doors, green glass knobs, granite countertops, wet bar and a powder room/ half bath.
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,000
Unheated Sq. Ft. 220
Stories 2
Acres 0.3


  • 1st Floor Laundry Room
  • Bonus Room
  • Breakfast Room
  • Crawl Space
  • Den
  • Dining room
  • Foyer
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Library
  • Living room
  • Sunroom
  • Walk out Basement
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Fenced Yard
  • Fresh paint
  • Garden
  • Pond
  • Rear Deck
  • Restored exterior
  • Storage Building
  • Storm Windows
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Fireplaces
  • Gas Logs
  • Grand staircase
  • Jacuzzi
  • Original wood windows
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas heating
  • Heat pump
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • 10-foot Ceilings
  • 12-foot Ceilings
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Pocket Doors
  • Stained Glass Window(s)
  • Transoms
  • Widow's Walk
  • Wrap-Around Porch
  • extra 1 car parking pad
  • marble floors, 2 bathrm
  • zoned heat & A/C

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View this Quapaw Quarter brochure to see the

View this Booklet, published by the historic preservation organization. In it, you will see all of the beautiful homes that are part of the friendly and gracious neighborhood in which the Kavanaugh House (#12) resides. Houses #11, #13 and #14 are the immediate neighbors.

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Archived in January, 2011

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