Chesapeake

US States / V-Z / Virginia / Chesapeake
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Chesapeake is named for the Chesapeake native American tribe.

 

Surrounding County Courthouses: 

N – Portsmouth and Norfolk

E – Virginia Beach

S – Currituck County, North Carolina and Camden County, North Carolina

W – Suffolk

 

Independent City Created:  January 1, 1963    Location in the State of Virginia

 

Courthouse – Chesapeake

 

Location:  307 Albamarle Drive / Holt Drive

Built:  1997 – 2000

Style:  Modern

Architect:  The TAF Group and Hellmuth, Obaata & Kassabaum

Contractor:  W M Jordan Construction Company

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a three story glass and concrete structure. The building is located on spacious grounds. The southeast corner has a large circular section with glass paneled walls. Along the east and south there are large glass paneled walls. The roof is hipped.

 

 

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Photos taken 2013