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Key Number: HS 31225
Site Name: Douglas Block
Other Names:
Site Type: 0400 - Mercantile/Commercial: General and Mixed Use Commercial
0409 - Mercantile/Commercial: Specialty Store or Shop

Location

ATS Legal Description:
Twp Rge Mer
52 24 4


Address: 10440-42 - 82 Avenue
Number: 40-42
Street: 104
Avenue: 82
Other:
Town: Edmonton
Near Town:

Media

Type Number Date View
Source

Architectural

Style:
Plan Shape: Rectangular Short Facade
Storeys: Storeys: 3
Foundation: Basement/Foundation Wall Material: Brick
Superstructure: Brick
Superstructure Cover:
Roof Structure: Flat
Roof Cover:
Exterior Codes: Massing of Units: Row, Non-Related, Intermediate
Wings: None
Number of Bays - Facade: First or Ground Floor, 3 Bays
Plain Eaves
Roof Trim - Verges: Not Applicable
Dormer Type: None
Chimney Location - Side to Side: Other
Chimney Location - Front to Rear: Other
Chimney Stack Material: Unknown
Chimney Stack Massing: Other
Roof Trim - Special Features: None
Window - Structural Opening Shape: Flat
Window - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Head: Voussoirs
Window - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Head: Keystone
Window - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Sides: None
Window - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Material: Brick
Window - Sill Type: Continuous Sill
Window - Sill Material: Concrete
Window - Number of Sashes: Two, Double Hung
Window - Opening Mechanism: Single or Double Hung
Window - Special Types: None
Main Entrance - Location: Centre (Facade)
Main Entrance - Structural Opening Shape: Flat
Main Entrance - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Head: Plain Flat
Main Entrance - Trim Outside Structural Opening - Sides: Plain
Main Entrance - Trim Outside Structural Opening Material: Tile or Terra Cotta
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Plain
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Head: Flat Transom, Blind
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Sides: Plain
Main Entrance - Trim Within Structural Opening - Sides: Side Lights
Main Entrance - Number of Leaves: 1
Main Entrance - Number of Panels Per Leaf: 1
Main Entrance - Leaves - Special Feature: Glass
Main Stairs - Location and Design: None
Main Stairs - Direction: None
Main Porch - Type: None
Main Porch - Special Features: None
Main Porch - Material: None
Main Porch - Height: None
Exterior: Vitrolite glass, lower floor; upper has brick and limestone finish; keystones; cornice; semi-window dressings; brackets.
Interior: N/A
Environment: Neighbourhood: Strathcona Property Features: None
Condition:
Alterations: Apparent Alterations and/or Additions: Wall Apparent Alterations and/or Additions: Roof Apparent Alterations and/or Additions: Window Apparent Alterations and/or Additions: Door Site: Original Replacement windows and storefront.

Historical

Construction: Construction Date:
Constructed
1912/01/07
Usage: Usage Date:
Mercantile/Commercial: Specialty Store or Shop
Office building
Sold, used for various retail functions
Kitchen design business

1912/01/01
1929/01/01
1956/01/01
Owner: Owner Date:
Joseph McDonald
Wm. Robertson
John Kains & Jas. Douglas
Robert and James Douglas
Mary Collinson
Boyce E. Greene
Carl & Henry Rolf
Peter Bahry
Strathcona Invest. Ltd.
Dreger family
John A. Young
Douglas Block Ltd.
Adolph Dreger
A.F. Dreger Investments
Douglas Block Ltd.
Province of Alberta Treasury
Gretzinger Entreprises Ltd.
1891/10/03
1899/05/25
1903/04/01
1912/01/01
1929/03/12
1947/02/22
1947/04/03
1950/02/24
1951/01/04
1956/01/01
1956/01/13
1960/08/09
1961/11/17
1968/11/19
1971/03/09
1982/01/05
1989/03/18
Architect: Wilson & Herrald
Builder: Congdon & Oliver
Craftsman: N/A
History:

Internal

Status: Status Date:
Active
Active
1987/10/05
1993/09/28
Designation Status: Designation Date:
Municipal B List
Provincial Historic Resource

1982/01/05
Register: B199
Record Information: Record Information Date:
K. Williams 1989/06/14

Links

Internet:
Alberta Register of Historic Places: 4665-0510
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