Washington County Courthouse (Maryland)

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Washington County Courthouse
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Washington County Courthouse (Maryland) is located in Maryland
Washington County Courthouse (Maryland)
Washington County Courthouse (Maryland) is located in the US
Washington County Courthouse (Maryland)
Location W. Washington St. and Summit Ave., Hagerstown, Maryland
Coordinates 39°38′34″N 77°43′22″W / 39.64278°N 77.72278°W / 39.64278; -77.72278Coordinates: 39°38′34″N 77°43′22″W / 39.64278°N 77.72278°W / 39.64278; -77.72278
Area less than one acre
Built 1872 (1872)
Architect Simms, J.P.; Thornburg, Robert C.
Architectural style Italianate
NRHP reference # 74000976[1]
Added to NRHP December 24, 1974

Washington County Courthouse is a historic courthouse building located at 95 West Washington Street in Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, United States. It is a two-story red brick structure with white trim and decorative work in brownstone, constructed in 1872 in the Italianate style. The building features a central tower on the front façade above the main entrance and a coursed limestone foundation from an earlier courthouse which burned. It also has a mansard roof covered with shingles. The annex was built in 1963.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

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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. ^ Paula Stoner Dickey (January 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Washington County Courthouse" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01. 

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