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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Sunnycrest Apartments (667-669 Wolseley Avenue, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick block on Wolseley Avenue at the northwest corner with Furby Street in Winnipeg, measuring 49 feet by 84 feet, was designed by local architect John Danley Atchison and constructed in 1913 by the firm of Claydon Brothers at a cost of about $30,000. The building contained 13 apartments in its original configuration. It contains 15 apartments today.

Sunnycrest Apartments

Sunnycrest Apartments (October 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88040, W97.15879
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: John Danley Atchison (1870-1959)

Manitoba Business: Claydon Brothers Construction Company / Claydon Construction Limited

Sources:

City of Winnipeg Building Permit 2060/1913, City of Winnipeg Archives.

Anvers Apartments, 758 McMillan Avenue, City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee, December 1993.

Find a Postal Code, Canada Post.

Preparation of this page was supported, in part, by the Gail Parvin Hammerquist Fund of the City of Winnipeg.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer, George Penner, and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 May 2022

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