Taylor County

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Taylor County is named for Zachary Taylor, who was the President of the United States from 1849 to 1850.

 

Created:  June 13, 1848

County Seat: 

Campbellsville  1848 – present

 

County Courthouse – Campbellsville  

 

Location:  203 North Court Street / 1st  Street

Built:  1965 – 1966

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Marye and Bond

Contractor:  Bogg Construction Company

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a three story light red colored brick and concrete structure. The north front has metal framing around the windows and the entrance is recessed. Along the south side, the windows are narrow and vertical. There is a glass section rising to the third story, near the north front.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was constructed in 1865 and an addition was constructed in 1908. The building was demolished.

 

County Judicial Center – Campbellsville  

 

County Judicial Center –  Lebanon  

 

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Location:  123 North Spalding Street / Hood Avenue

Built:  2009 – 2010

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Sherman Carter Barnhart

Contractor:  Codell Construction Company of Winchester

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a two story red colored brick, concrete and glass structure.

Location:  300 East Main Street / South Central Avenue

Built:  2008 – 2009

Style:  Modern

Architect:  CMW, Inc. of Lexington

Contractor:  Codell Construction Company of Winchester

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and is a modern structure.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Larue County and Marion County

E – Casey County and Adair County

S – Adair County

W – Green County

 

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2007 and 2018