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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Balmoral Court (540 Balmoral Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick and stone residential apartment building at the intersection of Sargent Avenue and Balmoral Street in Winnipeg was designed by local architect John Danley Atchison and built in 1905 for businessman Albert Bright. It had twelve suites, each containing five rooms and a bathroom.

Balmoral Court

Balmoral Court (May 2018)
Source: George Penner

Balmoral Court

Balmoral Court (November 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.89603, W97.15247
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: John Danley Atchison (1870-1959)

Memorable Manitobans: Albert Bright (1854-1925)


“Record year in building,” Winnipeg Tribune, 16 December 1905, page 24.

Balmoral Court Apartments, 540 Balmoral Street by Murray Peterson, Peterson Projects, January 2007.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 November 2020

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