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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Moss House / Kantor House (218 Roslyn Road, Winnipeg)

This two-storey residence on Roslyn Road in Winnipeg was designed by local architect Raymond M. Carey and built in 1917 for bookkeeper Walter P. Moss. Later occupants included lawyer G. Harold Aikins (1930s-1954) and Max C. Kantor and his wife Mireille Grandpierre-Kantor who operated a ballet studio in the home. It received a Preservation Award from Heritage Winnipeg in 2012 and it became a municipally-designed historic building in April 2018.

Moss House / Kantor House

Moss House / Kantor House (June 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87930, W97.15119
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Raymond Marwood-Elton Carey (1883-1975)

Memorable Manitobans: Gordon Harold Aikins (1887-1954)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

Walter P. Moss House (Max & Mireille Grandpierre Kantor House), 218 Roslyn Road, City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings and Resources Committee, October 2017.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 22 February 2020

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