Tribunal de Faro, Faro, Portugal
Posted by: Torgut
N 37° 01.022 W 007° 55.747
29S E 595262 N 4097297
Quick Description: Tribunal de Faro is the main courthouse of this Southern Portugal town.
Location: Faro, Portugal
Date Posted: 8/17/2012 1:17:35 AM
Waymark Code: WMF3GR
The building of the Tribunal Judicial de Faro is located in one of the main streets of the town, obviously built during the 60's in Estado Novo architecture. This style is strongly influenced by the Italian fascist style, and it was widely used in Portugal between the end of the Second World War and the early 70's, specially in public buildings.
Update: built between 1960 and 1964 following a project of the architect Raúl Rodrigues Lima and decorative elements made by António Duarte.
Year Built: Some time in the 60's
Current Use of Building: As a courthouse still.
Level of Courts: Municipal
Tribunal de Faro
Av. 5 de Outubro
Related Website: [Web Link]
Architect: Not listed
Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: Not listed
Hours: Not listed
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