Jim Wells County Courthouse

Jim Wells County Courthouse

1st Courthouse

Building Completion Date: 1912
County Seat: Alice
Present Status: Existing. Active.
Architect: Atlee Bernard Ayers
Architectural Style: Mediterranean Revival with Prairie influences
Building Materials/Description: 2-story brick structure with a combination of square piers and Classical columns making up the 1-story porch and central pavilion. The building features Corinthian pilasters, decorative cornice, tile roof, and octagonal clearstory and dome.


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July 17, 2017