Cortland County Courthouse

Cortland County Courthouse is a historic courthouse located at Cortland in Cortland County, New York. It was built in 1924 and is a three-story building in the shape of a Latin cross built of Indiana limestone. It is located within a three-acre park. It features a distinctive cupola and corresponding rotunda, which rests on an octagonal base, above which are 24 Corinthian columns. It was designed by James Riely Gordon in the Beaux Arts style.[2]

Cortland County Courthouse
Cortland County Courthouse (Built 1922-1923), Cortland, New York.jpg
Cortland County Courthouse, 1993
Cortland County Courthouse is located in New York
Cortland County Courthouse
Cortland County Courthouse is located in the United States
Cortland County Courthouse
LocationCourthouse Park, Cortland, New York
Coordinates42°35′56″N 76°10′37″W / 42.59889°N 76.17694°W / 42.59889; -76.17694Coordinates: 42°35′56″N 76°10′37″W / 42.59889°N 76.17694°W / 42.59889; -76.17694
Area3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built1924
ArchitectGordon, James Riely
Architectural styleBeaux Arts
NRHP reference No.74001228[1]
Added to NRHPOctober 9, 1974

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ Steven S. Levy (January 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Cortland County Courthouse". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-11-10. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) See also: "Accompanying three photos".