Cumberland Towers (NRIS 100000706)

Address: 311 E. 8th St., Little Rock, Arkansas. County/parish: Pulaski.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places March 07, 2017.

From Wikipedia:

Cumberland Towers
The Cumberland Towers are a residential apartment highrise at 311 East 8th Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. Built in 1974, it is an eleven-story skyscraper, with a steel frame clad in stuccoed brick, housing 178 residential units. It was designed by Wittenberg, Delony & Davidson for the city as public senior housing, it exemplifies a design principle espoused by Le Corbusier known as the "tower in a park", with a large landscaped green area surrounding the building.The apartments were listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Wittenberg, Delonmy, and Davidson

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100000706

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