Winnipeg Architecture Foundation

Places

Buildings

Westwood Presbyterian Church

Address:197 Browning Boulevard
Use:Place of worship
Original Use:Place of worship
Constructed:1964
Architects:Pratt Lindgren and Associates

Significant Dates

  • 1954, Christian Education Centre constructed
  • Later addition on west side of site, date unknown

Design Characteristics

Suburb:Westwood
  • Modestly sized, modified A-frame structure
  • Slab on grade
  • Exterior finished in red brick with smooth-faced Tyndall stone cladding around window openings
  • Rear of church finished in off-white stucco
  • Generous eave relative to building's footprint
  • Church sits off-centre on its lot and is connected, at a gentle angle, to the addition

Sources

  • Neil Bingham. A Study of the Church Buildings in Manitoba of the Congregational, Methodist, Presbyterian and United Churches of Canada. (Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Recreation, Historic Resources, 1987).