Marion County Courthouse (West Virginia)
Marion County Courthouse and Sheriff's House
The Marion County Courthouse in 2006
|Location||Fairmont, West Virginia|
|Architect||Yost & Packard|
|Architectural style||Beaux-Arts (Courthouse); American Foursquare (Sheriff's house)|
|Governing body||Marion County, West Virginia|
|NRHP Reference #||79003149|
|Added to NRHP||May 29, 1979|
The Marion County Courthouse is a Beaux-Arts style building in Fairmont, West Virginia, in the United States. The courthouse was constructed from 1897 to 1900, and was designed by the architectural firm of Yost & Packard of Columbus, Ohio. Its dome is topped by a figure carrying the scales of justice.
The courthouse, located at the intersection of Adams and Jefferson Streets in downtown Fairmont, and the adjacent American Foursquare-style sheriff's residence, were jointly added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979 for their architectural, artistic and governmental significance.
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