brickwork

PHOTOlog | church atop hill GREY

Dornoch, Ontario, historic, church, brickwork

St. Paul’s Roman Catholic church, Dornoch, established 1857, rebuilt 1890. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, April 2015

GREY County | Glenelg Township

PHOTOlog | farmhouse and pines BRUCE

Elmwood, Ontario, historical, farmhouse

Elmwood farm with windswept pines. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, April 2015

BRUCE County | Brant Township

PHOTOlog | i’ll take it! LINCOLN

Pre-Confederation architecture, Niagara, orchards

6479 Canborough Rd., West of Wellandport. A 2012 real estate description confirms its pre-Confederation origin, adding that the house retains many of its original features, woodwork and hardware, as well as a log cabin on a property with its own orchard and vegetable gardens. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, March 2015

LINCOLN County | Gainsboro Township

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 | fading glory NORTHUMBERLAND

Loyalist architecture at county boundaries Prince Edward, Hastings and Northumberland, Ontario, Canada

The Miskin-Corrigan House, built 1829 at Carrying Place. 2491 County Road 64. Whizzed by, whipped around, recorded address with notation: “heart breaker”, thought: “for sure this will be in Settler’s Dream” (it is), and rushed on to make the departure for a formal tour. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, October 2011

Federal style architecture, Carrying Place, Ontario

The Miskin-Corrigan House, built 1829 at Carrying Place. 2491 County Road 64. Loyalist architecture at county boundaries Prince Edward, Hastings and Northumberland. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, October 2011

NORTHUMBERLAND County | Murray Township

PHOTOlog | painted brick DURHAM

Blackstock, Ontario, historical, industrial, brickwork

Apartment for rent in Blackstock. A memorial garden to the Cartwright pioneers, is across the street. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, July 2014.

DURHAM County | Cartwright Township

PHOTOlog | stand or rebuild GREY

Durham, Ontario, historical, streetscape, brickwork, windows

Durham store fa├žade. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, April 2014

Dornoch, Ontario, mill
The Welbeck water-powered mill cuts cedar shakes on the spot of the original 1871 lumber mill which burned in 1967. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, October 2013

GREY County | Bentinck Township

PHOTOlog | country roads GREY

Flesherton, Ontario, historical, farm, brickwork

Farm between Priceville and Flesherton. Many colour-combinations in the brickwork here with red contrast on yellow. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, April 2014

Flesherton, Priceville, Ontario, historical, school, stone masonry, residential conversion

Farm between Priceville and Flesherton. Many colour-combinations in the brickwork here with red contrast on yellow. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, April 2014

GREY County | Artemesia Township

PHOTOlog | tri-county corners HURON

historic, schoolhouse, Huron County, Ontario

Sunset over three counties at Whalen Corners. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, June 2015

HURON County | Usborne Township

PHOTOlog | georgian door HURON

Georgian, multi-coloured brick, sidelights, fanlight

Girvin House, pre-1870. 83336 Lucknow Line, Concession 2, Lot 1. The (contested) wind energy companies in this area, have an inventory of local Built-Heritage / Cultural-Heritage assessment component in the planning phases. Information on this property, and more, found in the report by K2 Wind Power Project. Photo credit: Lisa Rance, October 2013.

HURON County | Wawanosh West Township