Kinney County Courthouse

Kinney County Courthouse

1st Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1869
County Seat: Brackettville
Present Status: Gone

2nd Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1879
County Seat: Brackettville
Present Status: Existing. Masonic Lodge.
General Contractor: Jeff W. Paulson

3rd Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1910
County Seat: Brackettville
Present Status: Existing. Active.
Architect: L.L. Thurman
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
General Contractor: Falls City Construction Company
Building Materials/Description: Two story brick structure with decorative brick band molding, limestone watertable and banding, 2 octagonal corner towers and central dome with functioning clock. Standing seam metal roof. Pressed metal ceiling in original courtroom. Many windows blocked and/or removed in mid 1970’s, some with smaller aluminum replacement windows. Many interiors have contemporary paneling and aluminum doors. $44,500