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224 S 2ND ST

Architecture and History Inventory
224 S 2ND ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:TAYLOR COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Other Name:
Contributing:
Reference Number:21007
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):224 S 2ND ST
County:Taylor
City:Medford
Township/Village:
Unincorporated Community:
Town:
Range:
Direction:
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1913
Additions: 1980 2001
Survey Date:1975
Historic Use:courthouse
Architectural Style:Neoclassical
Structural System:
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:B MEHNER
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Taylor County Courthouse
National Register Listing Date:5/14/1980 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:
NOTES
Additional Information:A 'site file' exists for this property. It contains additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. It is a public record and may be viewed in person at the Wisconsin Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation. LARGE OCATGONAL DRUM W/METAL DOME AND ROUND CUPOLA ON ROOF. DOME W/CLOCK AT 4 CNRS. LIMESTONE 1ST FLR/HIGHFOUNDATION W/SEGMENTAL ARCH WINDOWS. MOULDED AND BRACKETED CORNICE ABOVE PANELED PARAPET. IONIC PILASTERS ON SLIGHTLY PROJECTING ENTRY PAVILION. Jail was expanded in 1980 and new courtrooms and offices in 2001.
Bibliographic References:Medford Star News 5/20/1998.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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