Teller County

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Teller

Teller County is named for Henry Moore Teller, who was a United States Senator from Colorado and United States Secretary of the Interior.

Created:  March 23, 1889

County Seat:

Cripple Creek  1899 – present

 

County Courthouse – Cripple Creek

 

Location:  101 West Bennett Avenue / North 1st Street

Built:  1904 – 1905

Style:  Federal

Architect:  A J Smith

Contractor:   J E Devy

 

Description: The building faces south and is a two story two red colored brick structure. The base of the building is course stone. The south entrance has an arch with recessed door. On the second story are three large arched windows. A cornice runs below the flat roof line.

 

County Administration – Cripple Creek

 

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Location:  West Carr Street / A Street

Built:  1998 – 1999

Style:  Modern

Architect:  AKA Partners, Inc.

Contractor:  Rahil Construction, Inc.

 

Description: The building faces south and is a one story two red colored brick structure. The south front has an arched entrance with peaked roof with clock above. The roof line is flat.

 

Courthouses: 

North  – Douglas County

East    – El Paso County

South – Fremont County

West  – Park County and Jefferson County

 

 

 

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