Columbia County Courthouse (Florida)

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Columbia County Courthouse
Lake City Comm Hist Dist crths02.jpg
Columbia County Courthouse
General information
Architectural style Classical Revival
Town or city 173 NE Hernando Ave., Lake City, Florida
Country United States
Coordinates 30°11′25″N 82°38′09″W / 30.190334°N 82.635801°W / 30.190334; -82.635801
Construction started 1905
Completed 1905
Client Columbia County
Design and construction
Architect Frank Pierce Milburn
Engineer Builder:
Columbia County Courthouse, front and side
Columbia County Courthouse, detail of pediment, dome and cupola

The Columbia County Courthouse, built in 1905, is an historic courthouse building located at 173 NE Hernando Avenue in Lake City, Florida. It was designed by noted architect Frank Pierce Milburn in the Classical Revival style of architecture. It was built with a dome and cupola, which were removed before 1989, but were restored in 2003 during a major renovation and expansion of the courthouse. In 1989, the Columbia County Courthouse was listed in A Guide to Florida's Historic Architecture, published by the University of Florida Press.[1][2][3]

The Columbia County Courthouse is a contributing property in the Lake City Historic Commercial District.

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  1. ^ A Guide to Florida's Historic Architecture, 1989, Gainesville: University of Florida Press, p. 49, ISBN 0-8130-0941-3
  2. ^ Florida's Historic Courthouses
  3. ^ Waymarking listing