Warren County

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Warren County is named for Joseph Warren, who was a general killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill during the American Revolutionary War.

 

Created:  November 20, 1824

County Seat:

Belvidere  1824 – present

 

County Courthouse – Belvidere  

 

Location:  413 Second Street / Mansfield Street

Built:  1825 – 1826

Style:  Greek Revival

Architect:  Garrett D Wall

Contractor:  L H Lewis

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story red colored brick  structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The center section rises above the east and west wings and has a large portico with four white colored columns rising to a pediment at the roof line.  On the roof is an octagonal white colored cupola with steep roof. The roof is hipped. The building was completely renovated in 1953. The architect was Louis Hajdu of Alpha. An addition was constructed in 1961.

 

Note:  On Hardwick Street across from the courthouse is the Courthouse Annex housed in the former library.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Sussex County

E – Morris County and Hunterdon County

S – Bucks County, Pennsylvania and Northampton County, Pennsylvania

W – Northampton County, Pennsylvania, Monroe County, Pennsylvania and Pike County, Pennsylvania

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2017