Detail View: Architecture and Urban Planning Collection: Geauga County Courthouse

Work Record ID: 
5488
Reproduction Record ID: 
5488
Work Class: 
Architecture
Work Type: 
county courthouse
Title: 
Geauga County Courthouse
Title Type: 
preferred
Creator: 
Ireland, Joseph, active mid-19th century
Creator Dates: 
1850-1880
Creator Type: 
personal
Creator Role: 
architect
Date: 
1869-1870
Date Type: 
creation
Location: 
Chardon (Ohio)
Location Type: 
site
Location: 
Chardon Square (Chardon, Ohio)
Style Period: 
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Culture: 
American
Subject: 
National Register of Historic Places
Subject: 
arches
Subject: 
cornices
Subject: 
clock towers
Subject: 
cupolas
Subject: 
Chardon (Ohio)
Description: 
The Geauga County Courthouse sits on the Chardon public green and is part of the town's historic district along with two blocks of storefronts. The Italianate style building, completed in 1870, has a 112 foot tower topped by a weathervane
Information Source: 
Thrane, Susan W. County Courthouses of Ohio. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2000.
Reproduction Creator: 
Deshon, Robert A., 1915-2007
Reproduction View: 
Window
Reproduction View Type: 
detail view
Reproduction Information Source: 
Ohio Historical Society
Reproduction Rights Statement: 
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