Alterations and additions to residence of J.E. Wilson, Esq., St. Charles Street, Victoria, B.C. Public

Plans, elevations and details. A detailed item list is available. This file documents the following additions and alterations to Wilson's two-storey house with basement and attic: On the ground floor a new porte cochère and porch are built on to the house at the vestibule; a bay window is added to the dining room; the drawing room is extended forward; and a sun room is added off the living room. On the second floor a passage between two bedrooms is closed, and a new bathroom joins one of the bedrooms. New partitions in the attic partially divide the play room and create a new bathroom. Drawings AP1874-AP1878 are inscribed: "This is one of the plans referred to in our agreement dated [blank] July 1926. [Signed] Williams, Trerise & Williams [and] J.E. Wilson".

Item is an architectural drawing by Samuel Maclure prepared for J.E. Wilson of Victoria, B.C.

"Hesket", 811 St. Charles Street, Victoria, B.C.


In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 of 20 drawings: 13 pencil on paper, 7 pencil & ink on paper; 59 x 84 cm or smaller
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 48.42102, -123.33829
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, AP1871
Fonds title
  • Samuel Maclure fonds
Fonds identifier
  • SC075
Date digitized
  • February 23, 2012
  • 1925
  • This material may be protected by copyright. Personal use of this material is without restriction but acknowledgement of Special Collections and University Archives, University of Victoria is requested whether the use is oral, web or in print. Commercial use of any portion of this material requires permission from Special Collections and University Archives.
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