Washington County Courthouse – Brenham TX

Description

The current Washington County Courthouse in Brenham, Texas is the fourth courthouse constructed for the county. Architect Travis Broesche designed the 3-1/2 story building in an Art Deco style with a limestone veneer over structural steel. The courthouse was built with Works Progress Administration assistance in 1939 by contractor C.L. Browning, Jr. There is minimal ornamentation except for light stands and cast aluminum eagles at the entries.

Source notes

http://atlas.thc.state.tx.us/viewform.asp?atlas_num=2090000447&site_name=Washington+County+Courthouse&class=2002

Project originally submitted by Larry Moore on March 19, 2014.

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Location Info


100 East Main Street
Brenham, Texas 77833

Coordinates: 30.167112, -96.39766099999997

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