Virginia Beach

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Virginia Beach is named for the location along the coast of Virginia and includes the former Princess Anne County.

 

Independent City Created:  January 1, 1963

 

Courthouse – Virginia Beach

 

Location:  2425 Nimmo Parkway / Princess Anne Parkway

Built:  1990 – 1993

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Williams, Tazewell and Associates

Contractor:  Centex-Simpson Construction Company, Inc.

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and is a four story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on the spacious grounds of the Virginia Beach Municipal Center. The northwest front has a projecting center section with entrance on the first story, three long vertical windows on the second and third story and pediment at the roof line. To the north and south are projecting sections. The roof is hipped. On the east side is an attached square building housing the Juvenile Court and the Circuit Court.

 

Old Courthouse – Virginia Beach

 

Location:  2408 Courthouse Drive / North Landing Road

Built:  1823 – 1824

Style:  Colonial Revival

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces southeast and is a two story red colored brick structure. The southeast front has a wide porch with four white colored columns rising to the roof line. The roof is hipped. An addition was added in 1959.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Northampton County

E – Atlantic Ocean

S – Currituck County, North Carolina

W – Chesapeake and Norfolk

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2013