Columbus County Courthouse

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Columbus County Courthouse
Columbus County, NC Courthouse.jpg
Columbus County Courthouse in Whiteville, North Carolina
Columbus County Courthouse is located in North Carolina
Columbus County Courthouse
Location Bounded by Madison and Jefferson Sts. circle
Whiteville, North Carolina
Coordinates 34°20′16″N 78°42′17″W / 34.33778°N 78.70472°W / 34.33778; -78.70472Coordinates: 34°20′16″N 78°42′17″W / 34.33778°N 78.70472°W / 34.33778; -78.70472
Area less than one acre
Built 1914-1915
Architect Leitner, Joseph F.
Architectural style Classical Revival
Governing body Local
MPS North Carolina County Courthouses TR
NRHP Reference # 79001695[1]
Added to NRHP May 10, 1979

The Columbus County Courthouse is a historic courthouse building located at Whiteville, Columbus County, North Carolina. The two-story Classical Revival style building was designed by Joseph F. Leitner's firm, and built in 1914-1915. It is a rectangular brick and concrete building and features a pedimented, tetrastyle Doric order portico.[2][3][4]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Columbus County Courthouse in Whiteville, NC LEARN NC
  3. ^ Courthouse photos Whiteville North Carolina website
  4. ^ Mary Ann Lee and Joe Mobley (n.d.). "North Carolina County Courthouses TR: Columbus County Courthouse" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-08-01.