This house was built in Selkirk in 1898 by agent and police magistrate Robert Scott. A typical side-hall house with a slant-roofed kitchen, it boasts a distinctive tower with a pyramidal roof and an enclosed verandah. The Robertson family owned the house from 1921 to 1990 when it was sold and became a Tea House.
Scott House (May 2019)
Source: Rose Kuzina
Scott House (June 2020)
Source: Jaydi Overwater
Scott House (August 2020)
Source: George Penner
Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.14280, W96.87139
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historical Tour: Selkirk, Manitoba by Wendy G. Smulan
Manitoba History, Number 34, Autumn 1997
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (205 Eaton, Selkirk)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (29 Ruskin Row, Winnipeg)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Scott House (266 River Road, RM of St. Andrews)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Margaret Scott Nursing Mission (99 George Street, Winnipeg)
Heritage Buildings of Selkirk, City of Selkirk.
We thank Oksana Preachuk and Jaydi Overwater (City of Selkirk, Culture Recreation & Green Transportation Department), Rose Kuzina, and George Penner for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 1 November 2020
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