Hoke County is named for Robert Hoke, who was a Confederate general during the American Civil War.
Created: February 17, 1911
Raeford 1911 – present
County Courthouse – Raeford
Location: 227 North Main Street / East Edinborough Avenue
Built: 1911 – 1912
Style: Classical Revival
Architect: Milburn, Hester & Company
Contractor: J A Jones
Description: The building faces west and is a two story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The building has a high portico supported by four large columns rising to the pediment and the same type of portico is on the south side but with two columns. The eaves have decorative trim. The building was renovated in 1986. The architect was Dodge and Associates and the contractor was DWC Contractors.
Note: The cost of construction of the courthouse was $57,000.
See: The architect Frank Pierce Milburn of Washington, DC.
N – Moore County
S – Robeson County
Photos taken 2008