Greene County Courthouse

Courthouse Sq., Eutaw, Alabama

A historic courthouse in Eutaw, Alabama.

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, February 18, 1936 SOUTH ELEVATION (FRONT), EAST SIDE

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Description 

The Old Greene County Courthouse is a historic courthouse in Eutaw, Alabama. It housed the seat of government for Greene County from 1869 until 1993. The building is a two-story masonry structure in the Greek Revival style with Italianate influences. It replaced an earlier courthouse on the same site that was built in 1838 and burned in 1868. The courthouse was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on March 24, 1971, due to its architectural significance.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 24, 1971
Reference number
71000098
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Courthouse
Current function
Courthouse
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1869
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2020: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • May 11, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER
  • May 25, 2011: Updated by WillyT: Added description

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