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John A. Brace House

Registered Historic Place (Summerside)

  • 159 Spring Street
  • Summerside
  • Construction Date: 1900
  • Latitude: 46.39706
  • Longitude: -63.78816
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Place Description

The one-and-one-half storey house at 159 Spring Street is an outstanding example of a Gothic Revival style vernacular Island Ell shaped house designed by Summerside architect, George E. Baker. Like so many other fine showpiece houses of Summerside, it occupies a corner and is situated on the east side of Spring and the north side of Convent. It is clad in wood clapboard and painted deep blue with white trim. The registration includes the parcel and the building.

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