Warren County Courthouse (Virginia)

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Warren County Courthouse
Warren County Courthouse 1.JPG
Warren County Courthouse and Confederate statue, May 2016
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia) is located in Shenandoah Valley
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia)
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia) is located in Northern Virginia
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia)
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia) is located in Virginia
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia)
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia) is located in the US
Warren County Courthouse (Virginia)
Location 1 E. Main St., Front Royal, Virginia
Coordinates 38°55′3″N 78°11′36″W / 38.91750°N 78.19333°W / 38.91750; -78.19333Coordinates: 38°55′3″N 78°11′36″W / 38.91750°N 78.19333°W / 38.91750; -78.19333
Area 1.7 acres (0.69 ha)
Built c. 1836 (1836), 1935-1936, c. 1950
Architect Saville, Alan J.
Architectural style Colonial Revival
NRHP reference # 00000028[1]
VLR # 112-0005
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 28, 2000
Designated VLR December 1, 1999[2]

Warren County Courthouse is a historic county courthouse complex located at Front Royal, Warren County, Virginia. It was built in 1935-1936, and is a two-story, stone faced concrete block, Colonial Revival style building. It consists of a central rectangular block with a pedimented gable roof and smaller flanking recessed wings. The central block is topped by a three-stage cupola with an open and domed belfry. Also on the property are the contributing brick clerk's office (c. 1836), brick jail (c. 1950), and two war memorials - a Confederate Monument, dedicated in 1911, and an obelisk honoring veterans of World Wars I and II.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[1] It is located in the Front Royal Historic District.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Thomas E. Crosley and David A. Edwards (Spring 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Warren County Courthouse" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo

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