Davidson County Courthouse

Contributors:
William Nichols, architect
Dates:
1824-1825
Location:
Lexington, Davidson County
Street Address:
Lexington, NC
Status:
No longer standing
Type:
Public
Note:
David L. Swain cited the Davidson County courthouse as one of Nichols's works, and court records include references to the project. When the Davidson County court authorized construction of a new courthouse and jail in 1824, it recommended taking the courthouse in Salisbury (Rowan County) as a model in terms of size and materials and recommended employing William Nichols as superintendent.