Beauharnois – Coteau Landing

Canada Courthouses / Quebec / Beauharnois / Beauharnois – Coteau Landing
0019Q16

Old Palais de Justice – Coteau Landing

 

Location:  173 Rue Principale / Rue Palais

Built:  1858 – 1859

Style:  Neo-Classical

Architect:  Committee from Coteau Landing

Contractor:  Committee from Coteau Landing

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story red colored brick and wood structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The south front has a projecting center section with pediment at the roof and with canopy at the first story entrance. The second story windows are arched. On the center of the roof is an octagonal wood cupola. The roof is hipped. The art work was completed by Joachin Lalonde. An annex was constructed in 1914. The architect was Elzear Charest of the Quebec Department of Public Works and the contractor was Elzear Castonguay.

 

See:  The Beauharnois Judicial District palais de justice is located in Salaberry de Valleyfield.

 

 

 

0018q16

 

 

0020q16

 

 

0021q16

 

 

0022q16

 

 

0023q16

 

 

0024q16

Photos taken 2016