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Centre County Courthouse
Centre County Courthouse, April 2009
|Location||High St., Bellefonte, Pennsylvania|
|Area||0.2 acres (0.081 ha)|
|Built||1805, 1835, 1854-55, 1909, 1963-64|
|Built by||George W. Tate (1854-55 extension)|
|Architect||Newman & Harris (1909 extension)|
|Architectural style||Greek Revival|
|NRHP reference No.||76001618|
|Added to NRHP||November 7, 1976|
Centre County Courthouse is a historic courthouse located at Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania. The original section was built in 1805, with additions and / or remodeling in 1835, 1854–55, 1909, and 1963-64. It is a rectangular brick building on a stone foundation, measuring 135 feet long by 60 feet wide. The building is faced in stucco and has a gable roof topped by a cupola. It features a Greek Revival style entry porch with eight 26 foot high smooth faced columns with Ionic order capitals. The porch was added in 1835.
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