Winnipeg Architecture Foundation



274-276 Garry Street

Address:274-276 Garry Street
Original Use:Office building
Constructed:1921 (276 Garry Street), 1951 (274 Garry Street)
Other Work:1970, 1972, 1988, 1989, Interior alterations
Firms:City Lumber Co.
Engineers:Plan stamped by Samuel Stoller (Registered Engineer, Manitoba)

Design Characteristics

  • 274 Garry Plan area: 2,430 sq. ft. (225.75 sq. m)
  • Gross floor area: 7,290 sq. ft. (677.25 sq. m)
  • Foundation and basement constructed with reinforced concrete piles to hardpan, reinforced concrete beams, 4 or 5-inch reinforced concrete slab floor, 12-inch reinforced concrete walls
  • Superstructure constructed with 12-inch brick walls, wood frame. Exterior constructed with dark brown face brick and cement sills and coping on the front elevation, brick sills and coping on the other walls
  • 276 Garry Plan area: 1,750 sq. ft. (162.58 sq. m)
  • Gross floor area; 4,175 sq. ft. (387.86 sq. m)

Locations of Supporting Information

  • City of Winnipeg Archives
  • Provincial Archives of Manitoba