5 Park Street

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Address: 5 Park Street
Heritage Status: None
Built: 1911
Builder/Architect: Unknown
Style: Four Square

 

Architecture:   

 

     

 

The house has a truncated hip roof with a widow’s walk with nicely turned balustrades and hip roof dormers in the roof. The veranda is also detailed with turned balustrades. Originally, the veranda would not have been closed in.

 

History:      

 

 

Winfred T. Ritcey was the President and General Manager of Acadia Gas Engine, manufacturers of marine engines. He was also the 7th mayor of Bridgewater, 1919-1920. 

Source: Built Heritage Files, DesBrisay Museum