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Kendall County Courthouse

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1870, Philip Zoeller and S. F. Stendeback; 1886 second-floor addition, Charles Buckel; 1909–1910 facade, Alfred Giles. Saunders St. between Blanco Rd. and San Antonio Ave.

The overall Italianate character of this small two-story building is most likely due to Alfred Giles, one of his last works in the Hill Country. The splayed semi-octagonal bays of the building's stone facade are joined by an arcaded porch. This is the second-oldest active county courthouse in the state, the first being the Cass County Courthouse.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Kendall County Courthouse", [Boerne, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-NB18.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 204-204.

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