Winnipeg Architecture Foundation

Places

Buildings

St. James Lutheran Church

Address:871 Cavalier Drive
Use:Place of worship
Original Use:Place of worship
Constructed:1968
Architects:David Plumpton
Contractors:Taubenensee Construction Company Ltd

Design Characteristics

Suburb:Lakewood
  • Nave seats 300
  • Basement level meeting rooms and hall (occupancy for 175)
  • Gable ends of cedar siding
  • Red brick exterior
  • Three peaked roofs rise from the building's centre point (representing the Holy Trinity). The steepest pitch rises to the church's sanctuary; the end wall is of stained glass.