Owen County Courthouse and Jail

N. Thomas and N. Madison Sts., Owenton, Kentucky

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 6, 1976
Reference number
76000937
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Military; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Courthouse; Correctional facility; Military facility
Current functions
Correctional facility; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1858; 1875
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (36,810)
Brick (42,459)
Built 1858 (355)
Built during 1850s (4,619)
Courthouse (2,147)
Exotic Revival (7,379)
H.P. McDonald (2)
Have Street View (41,471)
Italianate (5,077)
Kentucky (4,279)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Owen County, Kentucky (23)
Owenton, Kentucky (12)
Private owner (54,396)
Stone (26,162)
Victorian (19,696)
W.C. Cook (1)

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2011: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • August 4, 2010: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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