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Rockingham Judicial Center/District Courts

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2000, Moseley Architects. S. Liberty St. at W. Market St.

With its red tile mansard roof and buff-colored brick with false stone trim, this large two-story Postmodern building echoes the square's earlier buildings in a simplified form. Its Market Street facade has arcading behind what was initially bench seating, but which has been converted to planters. The two-story recessed corner entrance links the facade to blind arcades on the long Liberty Street side of the building. A second-story skyway connects the building to the jail on Liberty Street with which it coordinates in material and design elements.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Anne Carter Lee
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Anne Carter Lee, "Rockingham Judicial Center/District Courts", [Harrisonburg, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-02-RH3.

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Virginia vol 2

Buildings of Virginia: Valley, Piedmont, Southside, and Southwest, Anne Carter Lee and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2015, 88-88.

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