Logan County Courthouse (Ohio)

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Logan County Courthouse
Logan County Courthouse from the front
Logan County Courthouse (Ohio) is located in Ohio
Logan County Courthouse (Ohio)
Logan County Courthouse (Ohio) is located in the US
Logan County Courthouse (Ohio)
Location 101 South Main Street, Bellefontaine, Ohio, United States[2]
Coordinates 40°21′38″N 83°45′33″W / 40.36056°N 83.75917°W / 40.36056; -83.75917Coordinates: 40°21′38″N 83°45′33″W / 40.36056°N 83.75917°W / 40.36056; -83.75917
Area 1.5 acres (0.61 ha)
Built 1870
Architect Alexander Koehler
Architectural style Second Empire
NRHP Reference # 73001497[1]
Added to NRHP June 4, 1973

The Logan County Courthouse is a historic Second Empire building located on the southeastern corner of Main Street and Columbus Avenue in downtown Bellefontaine, Ohio, United States.[3] Built in 1870 at a cost of $105,398.08, the courthouse was constructed primarily of locally mined sandstone,[4] and it is covered with a mansard roof.[5] The courthouse is adjacent to Court Avenue, the first concrete street in the United States.[6]

On June 4, 1973, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Logan County Court of Common Pleas, Court of Common Pleas. Accessed 2008-10-10.
  3. ^ Detailed map of Bellefontaine, Logan County Engineer. Accessed 2008-10-10.
  4. ^ Logan County History, Logan County. Accessed 2008-10-10.
  5. ^ Recchie, N. Ohio Historic Inventory Nomination: Logan County Courthouse. Ohio Historical Society, 20 February 1976.
  6. ^ Cracked street's hereafter splits Bellefontaine, The Columbus Dispatch, 2008-06-01. Accessed 2008-10-10.