Whitley County Farm

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Whitley County Farm
Opened 1936 (Second Location)
Closed 2001
Current Status Preserved
Building Style Single Building
Architect(s) Albert Heeter
Location Columbia City, IN
Architecture Style Neoclassical/WPA
Alternate Names
  • Meadowbrook Manor


The Whitley County Farm was first built in 1936. It served the community as a county home until 2001. The property contains the large, brick main house, a barn, and a pole barn. There is a cemetery for the farm located across the road from the home. The property is currently used as apartments and privately owned.[1]

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  1. Hassett, Kayla. "The County Home in Indiana : A Forgotten Response to Poverty and Disability." Diss. Ed. Vera A. Adams. Ball State U, 2013. Cardinal Scholar, 05 Apr. 2013. Web. 02 Dec 2014.