Ellis County Courthouse Historic District

Roughly bounded by both sides of Waxahachie Creek N to Union Pacific RR tracks & between both sides of Elm and Flat Sts.
Waxahachie, Texas

Historic Document

Ellis County Courthouse Historic District is located in Ellis County, Texas certified as a historic location on Wednesday April 23, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Government, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Courthouse, Correctional Facility, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Financial Institution. Ellis County Courthouse Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Industry, Commerce, Engineering, Transportation, Architecture.

Ellis County Courthouse Historic District Information

Other Name: Waxahachie MRA
Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1895, 1885, 1890
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gordon,J. Reilley; et al.
Architectural Style: Victorian Commercial
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Ellis County Courthouse Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 250
Number of historically contributing buildings: 48
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Waxahachie Historic Locations Ellis County Historic Locations Texas Historic Locations