Calvert County

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Calvert County is named for the Calvert family, who were descendants of Charles Calvert, 5th Baron Baltimore.

 

Created:  July 30, 1650

County Seat: 

Prince Frederick  1654 – present

 

County Courthouse – Prince Frederick

 

Location:  175 Main Street / Duke Street

Built:  1915 – 1916

Style:  Colonial Revival

Architect:  T Kent Robert

Contractor:  J M Robinson Construction Company

 

Description:  The building faces northeast and is a two story red colored brick and concrete structure. The northeast front has a large portico with four white colored columns and four white colored pilasters rising to a pediment at the roof line. The recessed entrance is framed with white colored wood. There is a small wrought iron balcony above. On the center of the roof is a white colored open cupola. The roof is hipped. The architect was and contractor was. Additions were added on the east and west sides in 1948.

 

County District Court – Prince Frederick

 

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Location:  200 Duke Street / Main Street

Built:  Unknown

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces southwest and is a two story red colored brick and concrete structure. The southwest front has a central entrance with a high portico supported by two columns. The hipped green colored roof has a gable on the south side of the roof.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Anne Arundel County

E – Talbot County and Dorchester County

S – Saint Mary’s County

W – Charles County and Prince George’s County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2013