Limestone County Courthouse

Limestone County Courthouse

1st Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1847
County Seat: Springfield
Present Status: Gone
Building Materials/Description: Vernacular, log cabin, 20’ x 30’

2nd Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1856
County Seat: Springfield
Present Status: Gone. Burned 1873
Building Materials/Description: Brick

3rd Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1878
County Seat: Groesbeck
Present Status: Gone
Architect: W. C. Dodson
Building Materials/Description: Brick, $23,000

4th Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1892
County Seat: Groesbeck
Present Status: Gone
General Contractor: R. H. Stuckey
Building Materials/Description: $58,700

6th Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1924
County Seat: Groesbeck
Present Status: Existing. Active.
Architect: R. H. Stuckey
Architectural Style: Classical Revival with Beaux Arts influences
General Contractor: William M. Rice
Building Materials/Description: Brick, tile, concrete, stone, 3-story, $300,000