National Register of Historic Places in Churchill County

National Register #92001258: Churchill County Courthouse in Fallon, Nevada Old County Jail and Courthouse
15 July 2008
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National Register #92001258
Churchill County Courthouse
10 West Williams Avenue
Built 1903

The Churchill County Courthouse is a two-story, frame building designed by Reno architect Ben Leon and built in 1903. The courthouse adopts a simple, Neo-Classical design defined by a monumental, pedimented portico supported by paired Ionic capitals.

The courthouse is in good condition and retains its historic integrity. The building served as the Churchill County Courthouse from its construction until 1973; it is currently used for county offices.

Source: NRHP Nomination Form

The courthouse is commemorated by Nevada Historical Marker 161, and the Old County Jail is National Register Listing #01001546.

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