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Saguache County Courthouse

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1910, John J. Huddart. 501 4th St. (southwest corner of Christy Ave.)

This design, like John Huddart's other Colorado courthouses, aims for a functional interior and an impressive exterior. The two-story, vernacular Neoclassical structure has a raised basement and dormered attic for extra space. Beige brick walls with limestone trim rise to a standard dentiled cornice and a pediment over the entry.

Writing Credits

Thomas J. Noel


What's Nearby


Thomas J. Noel, "Saguache County Courthouse", [Saguache, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 438-438.

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