Second Tompkins County Courthouse

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Second Tompkins County Courthouse
Second Tompkins County Courthouse is located in New York
Second Tompkins County Courthouse
Location 121 E. Court St., Ithaca, New York
Coordinates 42°26′31″N 76°32′48″W / 42.44194°N 76.54667°W / 42.44194; -76.54667Coordinates: 42°26′31″N 76°32′48″W / 42.44194°N 76.54667°W / 42.44194; -76.54667
Area 0.2 acres (0.081 ha)
Built 1854
Architect Maurice, John F.
Architectural style Gothic Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 71000562[1]
Added to NRHP March 18, 1971

Second Tompkins County Courthouse, also known as Old Courthouse, is a historic courthouse located at Ithaca in Tompkins County, New York. It is a two story, 57 feet by 75 feet rectangular building with a three story tower. The building is built of red brick, covered with stucco, over a stone foundation. The tower contains a belfry with a pointed arch opening on each of the four sides. It was built in 1854 and has a notable open timber roof.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1971.[1]


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