330 N Bench St Galena, Illinois USA

County CourtHouse

Construction date: 1838, 1900, 1970

Current name:

County CourtHouse

Architect:

A.C. Weary, Freeport

Developer:

John Goodmiller, Stockton

Style:

Greek Revival.

Dormers

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Galena Historic District

Area(s) of Significance:

Architecture
Law
Politics and Government

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 3-story courthouse in the Greek Revival style built in 1838, 1900, 1970. The foundation is limestone. Exterior walls are brick; limestone. The building has a mansard roof clad in slate. Windows are original or historic; contemporary wood; aluminum 1/1 double- or single-hung; hood molding/crowns; with molding. Doors are contemporary metal glazed; recessed entry with fanlight.

Description generated by RuskinARC.