Cedar County Sheriff's House and Jail

118 W. 4th St.
Tipton, Iowa

Historic Document

Cedar County Sheriff's House and Jail is located in Cedar County, Iowa certified as a historic location on Saturday September 13, 2003. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Government, Domestic, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Correctional Facility. Cedar County Sheriff's House and Jail was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Law, Architecture.

Cedar County Sheriff's House and Jail Information

Other Name: Municipal, County and State Corrections Properties MPS
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1892
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Nachbar, Frank; Leefers, John
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Cedar County Sheriff's House and Jail Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Tipton Historic Locations Cedar County Historic Locations Iowa Historic Locations