Ramsey County Sheriff's House

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Ramsey County Sheriff's House
RAMSEY COUNTY SHERIFF'S HOUSE.jpg
Location 420 6th St., Devils Lake, North Dakota
Area less than one acre
Built 1909-1911
Built by Dinnie Bros.
Architect Haxby & Gillespie
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Georgian Revival, Other
NRHP reference # 78003452[1]
Added to NRHP January 31, 1978

The Ramsey County Sheriff's Office was designed by Haxby & Gillespie and was built in 1909 by the Dinnie Brothers. Also known as Lake Region Heritage Center, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

It is "a well-preserved example of Georgian Revival architecture" and is deemed significant "for its original long-term use as the official residence of the sheriffs of Ramsey County." From 1974 on it served as a cultural center.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Dawn Maddox (March 31, 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Ramsey County Sheriff's Office" (PDF).  and accompanying three photos from 1977