Hopkins County Courthouse - Sulphur Springs, TX
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Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 33° 08.311 W 095° 36.044
15S E 257397 N 3669654
Quick Description: A distinctive Romanesque Revival courthouse characterized by use of towers and turrets as well as by the use of polychromatic ashlar masonry. Completed August 22 , 1895.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 10/17/2017 5:13:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMWVDM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 5

Long Description:
Texas Historic Sites Atlas

Designed by San Antonio architect J. Riely Gordon.

In the center of the north and south facades below small balconies, appeared delightful carvings including designs and faces. Heavily carved cartouches, bear the date of construction.

Street address:
118 Church St
Sulphur Springs , TX USA

County / Borough / Parish: Hopkins County

Year listed: 1977

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1875-1899

Historic function: Government

Current function: Government

Privately owned?: no

Season start / Season finish: From: 10/17/2017 To: 10/17/2017

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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