Manager's residence, Armstrong, B.C., for Bank of Montreal


Plans, elevations, sections and details. Two-storey house with attic and part basement. The basement contains a servant's room, laundry room and furnace room. The ground floor comprises a vestibule and adjoining lavatory, hall, drawing room, study, dining room, kitchen, pantry, larder and veranda. On the second floor are three bedrooms, sewing room and two bathrooms. The attic contains a boys' play room, box room and servant's room. Plans specify a stone foundation and wood-frame construction finished in roughcast with half timbering on the attic-level gable ends and dormer. Two of the detail plans were produced by Maclure & Fox, Vancouver. Working drawings are inscribed: "This is one of the drawings referred to in our contract dated Feb 15th 1912." Signed by C. Avery (?), Superintendent of B.C. Branches, Bank of Montreal, and Perry Chapman.

Item is an architectural drawing by Samuel Maclure prepared for Bank of Montreal, Armstrong, B.C.

Armstrong, B.C.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 of 12 drawings: 2 pencil on paper, 10 ink on linen; 60 x 68 cm or smaller
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 50.44979, -119.20235
Physical repository Collection
  • Samuel Maclure Architectural Drawings
  • Samuel Maclure fonds (SC075), Special Collections and University Archives, University of Victoria
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • Acc. 1980-067, AP179
Fonds title Fonds identifier Date digitized
  • February 23, 2012
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