Ellis County Courthouse Historic District

Roughly bounded by both sides of Waxahachie Creek N to Union Pacific RR tracks & between both sides of Elm and Flat Sts., Waxahachie, Texas

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Overview

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar July 2004

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Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 23, 1975
Reference number
75001971
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Other architectural type; Victorian: Romanesque; Victorian Commercial
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Engineering; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Courthouse; Correctional facility; Hotel; Manufacturing facility; Financial institution
Current functions
Correctional facility; Extractive facility; Road-related; Government office; Courthouse; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
ca. 1895; 1885; 1890
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 48
Contributing structures: 2

Update Log 

  • August 28, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • August 11, 2010: New photos from Wayne Kizziar

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