Tyler County Courthouse

Tyler County Courthouse

1st Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1840
County Seat: Woodville
Present Status: Gone

2nd Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1856
County Seat: Woodville
Present Status: Gone
Building Materials/Description: 2-story frame

3rd Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1891
County Seat: Woodville
Present Status: Existing as part of 1935 courthouse
Architect: T. S. Hodges
Architectural Style: Second Empire
General Contractor: McKnight Brothers
Building Materials/Description: 3-story, brick with dome and clock. $30,000. Originally a Second Empire red brick building with a large, 2-story tower and clocks within the Mansard roof of the tower, rather than within the walls. The facade features an arched entrance, paired windows set within segmental arches.

4th Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1935
County Seat: Woodville
Present Status: Existing. Active.
Architectural Style: Moderne
Building Materials/Description: Brick, concrete, stucco, WPA