Greenbrier County

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Greenbrier County is named for the Greenbrier River which flows through the county.

 

Created:  October 20, 1777

County Seat: 

Lewisburg  1782 – present

 

County Courthouse – Lewisburg 

 

Location:  200 North Court Street / Randolph Street

Built:  1837 – 1838

Style:  Colonial

Architect:  John W Dunn

Contractor:  John W Dunn

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a three story red colored brick structure. The original building stands in the center with a north two story wing and a south two story wing built in 1937 and 1963. The west front has a large portico supported by four white colored columns and rising to a pediment with fanlight. On the center of the roof is a white colored cupola with open arches and silver colored roof. The building descends east down a slope with the basement being at ground level.

 

See:  National Register of Historic Places – Greenbrier County Courthouse

 

Courthouses: 

N – Webster County and Pocahontas County

E – Bath County, Virginia and Alleghany County  

S – Monroe County and Summers County

W – Fayette County and Nicholas County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2012