Glasscock County Courthouse

Glasscock County Courthouse

1st Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1893
County Seat: New California/Dixie/Garden City
Present Status: Existing
Architect: L. T. Noyes
General Contractor: L. T. Noyes
Building Materials/Description: Vernacular, stone, 2-story, square plan. Stone two story building housing both the courthouse and the jail

2nd Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1909
County Seat: Garden City
Present Status: Existing. Active.
Architect: Edward Columbus Hosford
Architectural Firm: Hosford & Co.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
General Contractor: Mutual Construction Co.
Building Materials/Description: Small 2 story building, solidly built of stone quarried from nearby hills, with walls that are over three feet thick. Original pressed metal ceiling under accoustical tile throughout Wood panelling added to interior walls. Elevator added in 1994. French drain/foundation drainage improvements considered late 1998. $28,000


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July 17, 2017