Oklahoma's National Register of Historic Places

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ID Number 85000682
Historic Name GREER COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Description of Significance THE GREER COUNTY COURTHOUSE IS A THREE STORY BRICK BUILDING DESIGNED BY S.A. LAYTON AND BUILT IN 1906. ORIGINALLY TOPPED BY AN ELABORATE DOME, THE COURTHOUSE BECAME DOMELESS CIRCA 1940 DUE TO STRUCTURAL PROBLEMS. THIS CENTRAL BLOCK WITH WINGS TYPE BUILDING FEATURES A THREE STORY CENTRAL PROJECTION WITH A CLASSICAL PORTICO ON ALL FOUR FACADES. THE BUILDING HOUSES COUNTY OFFICES AND IS VITAL TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT. LISTED IN THE NATIONAL REGISTER, 8/22/1985.
Current Name SAME
Address COURTHOUSE SQUARE
City MANGUM
County GREER
Lot
Block
Current Section 27, SE4, SE4
Township 5N
Range 22W
Type BUILDING
Historic Function GOVERNMENT: COURTHOUSE
Current Function GOVERNMENT: COURTHOUSE
Area Signficance 1 ARCHITECTURE
Area Significance 2 POLITICS / GOVERNMENT
Date Prepared
Year Built 1906
Original Site YES
Architect/Builder A.D. CAMPBELL AND Z.F.LEE - BUILDER; LAYTON, SOLOMON - ARCHITECT
Architectural Style NEOCLASSICAL; CENTRAL BLOCK WITH WINGS
Roof Material ASPHALT
Wall Material BRICK
Window Material METAL
Door Material METAL
Decorative Details DECORATIVE BRICKWORK; STONE CORNICE WITH MODILLIONS SURMOUNT THIRD STORY; TRIANGULAR PEDIMENTS
Condition GOOD
Comments
Restricted N