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Calvert County

Calvert County is named for the Calvert family, who were descendants of Charles Calvert, 5th Baron Baltimore.

 

Surrounding County Courthouses: 

N – Anne Arundel County

E – Talbot County and Dorchester County

S – Saint Mary’s County

W – Charles County and Prince George’s County

 

Created:  July 30, 1650                          Map of Maryland highlighting Calvert County

County Seat: 

Prince Frederick  1654 – present

 

County Courthouse – Prince Frederick

 

Location:  175 Main Street / Duke Street

Built:  1915 – 1916

Style:  Colonial Revival

Architect:  T Kent Robert

Contractor:  J M Robinson Construction Company

 

Description:  The building faces northeast and is a two story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of Prince Frederick. The northeast front has a large portico with four white colored columns and four white colored pilasters rising to a pediment at the roof line. The recessed entrance is framed with white colored wood. There is a small wrought iron balcony above. On the center of the roof is a white colored open cupola. The roof is hipped. The architect was and contractor was. Additions were added on the east and west sides in 1948.

 

See:  The 7th Judicial Circuit includes Charles CountyPrince George’s County and Saint Mary’s County.

 

County District Court Courthouse – Prince Frederick

 

 

Location:  200 Duke Street / Main Street

Built:  Unknown

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces southwest and is a two story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of Prince Frederick to the north of the courthouse. The southwest front has a central entrance with a high portico supported by two columns. The hipped green colored roof has a gable on the south side of the roof.

 

 

County Courthouse – Prince Frederick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

County District Court Courthouse – Prince Frederick

 

 

 

 

Photos taken 2013