Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Cheatham County Courthouse

Marker ID: THC 3C 60
Location: 100 Public Square, Ashland City, TN
County: Cheatham
Coordinates: N 36° 16.487    W 087° 3.844
  36.27478333    -87.06406666
  The coordinates have been estimated
based on the location of the marker.
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Located on this three-acre site, the original 42' x 48' brick structure was completed in 1869 at a cost of $12,000. The first-floor offices and the courtroom on the second floor of the original structure are still in use today. The front addition, designed by architect R.E. Turbeville, was added in 1914 at a cost of $25,000. On December 12, 1976, the courthouse was listed in the National Register of Historic Places