About This Property

The Brewster County Courthouse and jail are some of the oldest buildings in Alpine and have stood longer than any others in downtown. Construction began in 1887 when Brewster County separated from Presidio County. They are listed on the National Register of Historic Places and are also State Antiquities Landmarks.

Nearby Businesses

Property Information

Zoning C-2 Business District
Lot Size (acres)
Parking Spaces 30
Electrical Service
Heating Type
Official Total Sq Ft 21,904
Total Commercial Units 0
Total Residential Units 0
Total Commerical Sq Ft
Total Residential Sq Ft 0
Year Built 1888
Last Remodel Date
Last Sale Date
Historic Resources Survey Downtown Alpine Historic Survey - 2016
Priority High
Parcel Number 11885
Subdivision Old Town
Legal Description


Located Within
  • Downtown Historic Commercial District (non-regulatory)

Existing Businesses

Brewster County Courthouse

Business Type
Government and Institutional
Square Ft.
First yr. at location