Athens Governmental Buildings

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Athens Governmental Buildings
County Courthouse Athens OH USA.JPG
Athens County Courthouse, one of the Governmental Buildings
Athens Governmental Buildings is located in Ohio
Athens Governmental Buildings
Location E. State, E. Washington, Court, and W. Union Sts, Athens, Ohio
Coordinates 39°19′35″N 82°6′2″W / 39.32639°N 82.10056°W / 39.32639; -82.10056Coordinates: 39°19′35″N 82°6′2″W / 39.32639°N 82.10056°W / 39.32639; -82.10056
Area 3.9 acres (1.6 ha)
Built 1804
Architect James Knox Taylor; John G. Unkefer and Company
Architectural style Italian Villa, Romanesque and Classical Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 79001782[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 1979

The Athens Governmental Buildings are a complex of buildings in central Athens, Ohio, United States. Among these buildings are the Athens County Courthouse, the Athens City Hall, and the former post office, now Haning Hall of Ohio University. The current post office is a much more recent building away from the town center, on East Stimson Avenue. The oldest of the buildings included was built in 1804. Together, they were added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.