Otsego County Courthouse

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Otsego County Courthouse
Otsego County Courthouse, July, 2014.jpg
Front elevation of the Otsego County Courthouse, July, 2014
Otsego County Courthouse is located in New York
Otsego County Courthouse
Otsego County Courthouse is located in the US
Otsego County Courthouse
Location 193 Main St., Cooperstown, New York
Coordinates 42°42′3″N 74°55′48″W / 42.70083°N 74.93000°W / 42.70083; -74.93000Coordinates: 42°42′3″N 74°55′48″W / 42.70083°N 74.93000°W / 42.70083; -74.93000
Area less than one acre
Built 1880
Architect Russell, Archimedes
NRHP Reference # 72000902[1]
Added to NRHP June 20, 1972

Otsego County Courthouse is a historic courthouse building in Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York. It is a 2 12-story, brick-and-stone structure on a foundation of coursed ashlar. It was designed by Archimedes Russell (1840–1915) and built in 1880. It features a gable roof, projecting pavilions, and a tower with supporting pavilion and overhanging top stage. The front facade of the building is dominated by a large stained glass window.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Lenore M. Rennenkampf (April 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Herkimer County Courthouse". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-06-14. See also: "Accompanying three photos". 

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