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Bradford County Courthouse
Bradford County Courthouse, November 2009
|Location||301 Main St., Towanda, Pennsylvania|
|Area||4.7 acres (1.9 ha)|
|Built||1847-1848, 1896-1898, c. 1905|
|Built by||Bradley, Thomas|
|Architect||Lehman & Schmitt|
|Architectural style||Classical Revival, Renaissance|
|NRHP reference No.||86003573|
|Added to NRHP||January 6, 1987|
Bradford County Courthouse is a historic courthouse building located at Towanda, Bradford County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1896 and 1898, and is a four-story, cruciform shaped building, with Classical Revival and Renaissance Revival-style design influences. It has rusticated sandstone exterior walls and a 50-foot diameter octagonal dome atop the roof. It features an entrance portico supported by Tuscan order columns. Also on the property is a modest two-story brick annex building that was built in 1847-1848. Also on the property is a large soldiers' monument, erected about 1905.
It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.
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