Sevier County Courthouse (Tennessee)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Sevier County Courthouse
Sevier County Courthouse.jpg
LocationCourt Ave., Sevierville, Tennessee
Coordinates35°52′04″N 83°33′58″W / 35.86778°N 83.56611°W / 35.86778; -83.56611 (Sevier County Courthouse)Coordinates: 35°52′04″N 83°33′58″W / 35.86778°N 83.56611°W / 35.86778; -83.56611 (Sevier County Courthouse)
Area9 acres (3.6 ha)
Built1895
ArchitectMcDonald Brothers of Louisville
Architectural styleBeaux Arts, Romanesque
NRHP reference #71000832[1]
Added to NRHPMarch 24, 1971

The Sevier County Courthouse in Sevierville, Tennessee is a historic courthouse built in 1895. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1971.[1]

It was designed in Beaux Arts style by the McDonald Brothers of Louisville. It is tall and visible from quite far away.[2]

There is a statue of Dolly Parton designed by sculptor Jim Gray on the grounds of the courthouse.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. November 2, 2013.
  2. ^ Herbert L. Harper (September 25, 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Sevier County Courthouse". National Park Service. Retrieved May 31, 2018. With accompanying five photos
  3. ^ "Exhibit Marks 30th Anniversary of Dolly Parton Statue in Sevierville". Sevier News Messenger. March 15, 2017. Retrieved May 31, 2018.

External links[edit]