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224 John Street (De-Designated)

Municipal Address:
224 John Street, Belleville, ON K8N 3E8

Legal Description:
All of Lots 26 and 27, east of Church Street, Government Plan, and all Lots 26 and 27, west of Rear Street, Government Plan; sav

Type:
Early Modern School Architecture

Date Designated:
October 20, 1997; By-Law #14246 / De-designated December 13, 2004, By-Law # 2004-195

Built in 1928. Incorporates all the elements in modern architecture and modern planning based on educational needs, structural means of fire proof construction with reinforced concrete and steel, a mechanical heating system with provisions for ventilation and artificial electrical lighting. Designed by architect J.A Thomson and built by contractor A.R. Holmes.

Other Information:

More information and background history of the site, numerous newspaper articles about saving BCI for historic designation, on file.

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