Breakenridge-Hawley House in Niagara-on-the-Lake.


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photograph of two storey, white clapboard, gable roofed, frame house in Neoclassical style (built after war of 1812). The front of this house features beautifully detailed doorway, with glass fanlight and fluted pilasters, and gable ends are decorated with pediment and cornices.
John Breckenridge, a Virginia lawyer, was the first owner. Frank Hawley bought the house in 1954 and started a meticulous restoration which lasted for over 12 years.
The property occupies a spacious one-acre corner lot at Mississauga and William Streets. The coach house, also included in Ontario Heritage Act designation, is behind and not visible on this photo.
Notes:
Negatives from Pat Arrington
Inscriptions:
Reverse:
"Breakenridge-Hawley House
1818
392 Mississauga St. NOTL"
Date of Original:
Summer 1977
Dimensions:
Width: 17.5 cm
Height: 12.5 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
NPL00047
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library
Email
Website
Agency street/mail address
10 Anderson Lane P.O. Box 430
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
905-468-2023
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Breakenridge-Hawley House in Niagara-on-the-Lake.


Black and white photograph of two storey, white clapboard, gable roofed, frame house in Neoclassical style (built after war of 1812). The front of this house features beautifully detailed doorway, with glass fanlight and fluted pilasters, and gable ends are decorated with pediment and cornices.
John Breckenridge, a Virginia lawyer, was the first owner. Frank Hawley bought the house in 1954 and started a meticulous restoration which lasted for over 12 years.
The property occupies a spacious one-acre corner lot at Mississauga and William Streets. The coach house, also included in Ontario Heritage Act designation, is behind and not visible on this photo.