Location Information
(for the Old Madison County Courthouse)
Name:(Old) Madison County Courthouse
Address:Courthouse Square
City/County:Canton, Madison County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1854-57
Architectural Styles(s):Greek Revival
No. of Stories:2
Registration Information
NR District Name:Canton Courthouse Square
NR Status:Contributing
Element No.:1
Mississippi Landmark Information
Designated:10-11-1985
Recorded:11-26-1985
Book/Vol. No.:V. 210, p. 249
Local Designation Information
Local District Name:Canton Historic District
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Context/Comments
An elegant two-story brick Greek Revival building with a domed cupola, Greek Doric tetrastyle porticoes on the east and west facades, and shallow distyle-in-antis porticoes on the north and south, with a fine Doric entablature encircling the building.