One of the town's earliest surviving buildings, this two-story brick Greek Revival former jail has a classical entablature, some remaining wooden lintels with roundels in the corner-blocks over its openings, and a low hipped roof. The front rooms of the central-passage building housed the jailor and his family. In the back section, separated from the front rooms by a lateral passage, three cells on each floor quartered the prisoners. A later one-story hipped-roof porch spans the facade.
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Old Tazewell County Jail
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