Montgomery County is named for Richard Montgomery, who was a major general during the American Revolutionary War and who was killed at the Battle of Quebec.
Tindalsville 1744 – 1843
Troy 1843 – present
County Courthouse – Troy
Location: 108 East Main Street / South Main Street
Built: 1920 – 1921
Architect: Benton and Benton
Contractor: Joe W Stout & Company of Sanford
Description: The building faces north and is a three story buff colored brick structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of the city. The north front has a large portico with four large columns rising to a pediment with clock at the roof line. The recessed entrance is framed with small pediment above. The roof line is flat.
Note: The previous courthouse was built in 1886.
See: The contractor, Joe W Stout & Company of Sanford, also constructed the courthouse in Moore County.
County Administration – Troy
Location: 102 East Spring Street / South Main Street
Built: 1988 – 1989
Architect: Hayes-Howell, Professional Association
Contractor: Myrick Construction, Inc.
Description: The building faces north and is a three story brown colored concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of the city to the south of the courthouse.The north front has a projecting center section with recess entrance on the first story and recessed windows. The windows on the building are recessed. The roof line is flat.
E – Moore County
W – Stanly County
Photos taken 2014