Historic Sites of Manitoba: Florence Apartments (145-149 Arlington Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick block on Arlington Street in Winnipeg was designed and built in 1928 by the construction firm of Hazelton & Walin. The 47 foot by 100 foot structure contained 22 apartments in its original configuration. It contains 23 apartments today.

Florence Apartments

Florence Apartments (February 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88175, W97.16937
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Manitoba Business: Hazelton & Walin


City of Winnipeg Building Permit 3027/1928, City of Winnipeg Archives.

“Two blocks to cost more than $150,000,” Winnipeg Tribune, 28 July 1928, page 6.

Find a Postal Code, Canada Post.

Preparation of this page was supported, in part, by the Gail Parvin Hammerquist Fund of the City of Winnipeg.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer, Gordon Goldsborough, and George Penner.

Page revised: 23 February 2022

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society. The information is offered for historical interest only.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Inclusion in this collection does not confer special status or protection. Official heritage designation may only come from municipal, provincial, or federal governments. Some sites are on private property and permission to visit must be secured from the owner.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.

Send corrections and additions to this page
to the MHS Webmaster at webmaster@mhs.mb.ca.

Search Tips | Suggest an Historic Site | FAQ

Help us keep history alive!