bed-and-breakfast

PHOTOlog | sanctuary guesthouse VICTORIA

church conversion, north of toronto, bed and breakfast, gothic revival, buttresses

Manilla Bible Christian Church c. 1868, now a private residence and AirBnB accommodation. I recall this open-concept floor-plan space may have once had an indoor swing. Located in the pretty hamlet of Manilla, not far from Toronto. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, September 2015

VICTORIA County | Mariposa Township

PHOTOlog | local militia re-enactment WELLAND

Niagara Parkway, War of 1812 Bi-Centennial Re-enactment, 2nd Lincoln Militia

Bi-Centennial re-enactment of the War of 1812 Battle of Chippawa, Niagara Parkway. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, July 2014

Georgian Loyalist architecture, Niagara Parkway, war of 1812, bed and breakfast
Many times occupied, but never burnt, the 1805 Strickler-Danner House is now a bed and breakfast. 12549 Niagara Parkway. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, February 2012

WELLAND County | Willoughby Township

PHOTOlog | a kawartha country drive VICTORIA

brick gatehouse, early Kawartha history, bed and breakfast, wedding venue

The gatehouse at industrial/rail baron Sir William McKenzie’s estate, Kirkfield. Now a spa, bed & breakfast, wedding venue. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, October 2010
VICTORIA County | Eldon Township

PHOTOlog | early Irish immigration CARLETON

Pakenham, Ontario, historic, farmhouse, bed-and-breakfast, stone masonry, Irish

The limestone farmhouse built by Frances Gillan in the 1850’s. Now operating a B&B and Farm Museum, the descendants of Gillans of Longford, Ireland have the original offer of purchase, dated October 18th, 1836. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, July, 2008

CARLETON County | Fitzroy Township

PHOTOlog | still in the family CARLETON

Pakenham, Ontario, bed-and-breakfast, stone-masonry

Near Pakenham, the limestone farmhouse built by Frances Gillan in the 1850’s. Now a B&B and Farm Museum, remaining in the hands of the descendants of Gillans of Longford, Ireland, who have the original offer of purchase, dated October 18th, 1836. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, July, 2008

CARLETON County | Fitzroy Township