179 Pleasant Street

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Address: 179 Pleasant Street
Heritage Status: None
Built: circa 1896 Builder/Architect: James Mailman
Style: Lunenburg Vernacular

 

Architecture: 

 The house sits on a gentle slope above the street

Has central pedimented front piece, resembling a dormer

The triangular pediment is decorated with scale shingles

The corner boards are complete with capital mouldings

 

 

History: 

 James Mailman, a carpenter by trade, built this house around 1896 for his family dwelling. It remained in the Mailman family for almost 100 years.

 

Source: Built Heritage Files, DesBrisay Museum