Clay County Courthouse (North Carolina)

The County Courthouse of Clay County, North Carolina, is located on Main Street in Hayesville, North Carolina. The T-shaped two-story brick building was built in 1888, and is a prominent local example of vernacular Italianate architecture. Its most visible feature is a three-story square tower, which projects for half its width from the main facade, and through which entry to the building is gained.[2]

Clay County Courthouse
Clay County Courthouse, Hayesville, NC (39731109593).jpg
Clay County Courthouse, January 2019
Clay County Courthouse (North Carolina) is located in North Carolina
Clay County Courthouse (North Carolina)
Clay County Courthouse (North Carolina) is located in the United States
Clay County Courthouse (North Carolina)
LocationMain St., Hayesville, North Carolina
Coordinates35°2′44″N 83°49′5″W / 35.04556°N 83.81806°W / 35.04556; -83.81806Coordinates: 35°2′44″N 83°49′5″W / 35.04556°N 83.81806°W / 35.04556; -83.81806
Area1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built1887 (1887)
Architectural styleItalianate
NRHP reference #75001250[1]
Added to NRHPOctober 29, 1975

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Clay County Courthouse" (PDF). North Carolina Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-05-27.