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Chambers County Courthouse - Anahuac, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 29° 46.152 W 094° 41.086
15R E 337121 N 3294400
Quick Description: This current courthouse is the 4th one built for Chambers County. It was completed in 1936.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 11/2/2015 9:25:48 AM
Waymark Code: WMPX51
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 2

Long Description:
NRHP Nomination Form

"Designed in 1935 by Austin architect Cornell G. Curtis and constructed in 1936-37 by El Paso builder Robert E. McKee, the three-story, cast-in-place concrete structure is sheathed in Texas fossil limestone with Texas creme limestone spandrels. "Modernistic" in its spare, stylized design details, the stepped massing of the courthouse is ornamented by monumental fluted pilasters and relief rondels that depict symbols of the environment and economy of Chambers County."

Year Built: 1936

Current Use of Building: Courthouse

Level of Courts: County

Architect: Cornell G. Curtis

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1936-present

Physical Address:
404 Washington Ave, Anahuac, TX 77514


Hours:
8-5 Mon-Fri


Related Website: Not listed

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