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Hook and Hook (1924-1938)

  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Architect
NC Work Locations:
  • Gastonia, Gaston County
  • Gaston
  • Monroe, Union County
  • Union
Building Types:
  • Public


The firm of Hook and Hook was formed by C. C. Hook and his son, Walter Hook, and took numerous commissions including many hospitals and health facilities. The firm operated until the elder Hook's death in 1938. For selected works, see the entry on C. C. Hook. Walter Hook continued in practice until his death in 1963.

Author: Michelle Ann Michael.

Published 2009

Building List

Union County Courthouse (Monroe, Union County)

Union Monroe


Dates: 1887-1888; 1926 [additions]
Location: Monroe, Union County
Street Address: Courthouse Square, Monroe, NC
Status: Standing
  • Public
Images Published In:
  • Catherine W. Bishir and Michael T. Southern, A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Piedmont North Carolina (2003).
  • Suzanne S. Pickens, ed., Sweet Union: An Architectural and Historical Survey of Union County, North Carolina (1990).

The Union County Courthouse was originally designed by Thomas J. Holt. C. C. Hook and his son Walter were the architects for the 1926 additions.

Union County Courthouse

United States Post Office (Gastonia, Gaston County)

Gaston Gastonia


Dates: 1935
Location: Gastonia, Gaston County
Street Address: 301 W. Main St., Gastonia, NC
Status: Standing
  • Public
Images Published In:
  • Kim Withers Brengle, The Architectural Heritage of Gaston County, North Carolina (1982).

United States Post Office

Hook and Hook's Work Locations

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