Winnipeg Architecture Foundation

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Essex House

Address:2415 Portage Avenue
Original Use:Apartment
Architects:Unknown

Design Characteristics

Windows:The building has twenty three small operable windows, arranged in rows across the front elevation
Roof:Flat
Materials:Concrete, brick
Size:Three-storeys
37,122 square feet
Suburb:St. James
Frontage Direction:South
  • Similar in character to Strathcona House apartments.
  • Pale yellow painted wood paneling between the windows provides an overall horizontal character to the building.

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