Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 144 years

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ellis House (43 Boyle Street, Winnipeg)

Constructed in 1900 by Winnipeg photographer and draftsman Charles Ellis, who owned several boarding houses in the Point Douglas area, this building served as the Ellis home until the late 1970s. In March 2014, it became a municipally-designated historic site.

Ellis House

Ellis House (July 2014)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Ellis House

Ellis House (February 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.90130, W97.11583
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Manitoba Photographers: Charles Ellis (1844-1921)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites


Ellis House, Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee, 2004.

“Homes get heritage designation,” Winnipeg Free Press, 4 March 2014, page B3.

We thank George Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 December 2022

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society. The information is offered for historical interest only.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Inclusion in this collection does not confer special status or protection. Official heritage designation may only come from municipal, provincial, or federal governments. Some sites are on private property and permission to visit must be secured from the owner.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.

Send corrections and additions to this page
to the MHS Webmaster at

Search Tips | Suggest an Historic Site | FAQ

Help us keep history alive!

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations

© 1998-2023 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.