Details for Ellis County Courthouse (Atlas Number 5139007091)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5139007091


Marker Number 7091
Atlas Number 5139007091
Marker Title Ellis County Courthouse
Index Entry Ellis County Courthouse
City Waxahachie
County Ellis
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 702347
UTM Northing 3585305
Subject Codes courthouses; design and construction; Romanesque/Richardsonian Romanesque (Architectural style)
Marker Year 1969
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Courthouse Square on Main St., Waxahachie
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1895-1897 of Texas granite, limestone, marble. Over east door, sculptor carved face of beautiful local girl he admired. Example of Romanesque Revival building, Victorian period. The architect was J. Reilly Gordon.