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Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach is named for the location along the coast of Virginia and includes the former Princess Anne County.


Surrounding County Courthouses: 

N – Northampton County

E – Atlantic Ocean

S – Currituck County, North Carolina

W – Chesapeake and Norfolk

Independent City                                   State map highlighting Virginia Beach

Created:  January 1, 1963


Courthouse – Virginia Beach


Location:  2425 Nimmo Parkway / Princess Anne Parkway

Built:  1990 – 1993

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Williams, Tazewell and Associates

Contractor:  Centex-Simpson Construction Company, Inc.


Description:  The building faces northwest and is a four story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on the spacious grounds of the Virginia Beach Municipal Center in Virginia Beach. The northwest front has a projecting center section with entrance on the first story, three long vertical windows on the second and third story and pediment at the roof line. To the north and south are projecting sections. The roof is hipped. The building houses the General District Court of the 2nd Judicial Circuit. On the east side is an attached square building housing the Circuit Court and Juvenile Court and Domestic Relations Court of the 2nd Judicial Circuit. 


Old Courthouse – Virginia Beach


Location:  2408 Courthouse Drive / North Landing Road

Built:  1823 – 1824

Style:  Colonial Revival

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown


Description:  The building faces southeast and is a two story red colored brick structure. The southeast front has a wide porch with four white colored columns rising to the roof line. The roof is hipped. An addition was added in 1959.


See:  The 2nd Judicial Circuit includes Accomack County and Northampton County,



Courthouse – Virginia Beach











City Hall – Virginia Beach













Photos taken 2013