18 Collins Street

18-Collins-StreetSTREET ADDRESS: 18 Collins Street

CITY/TOWN/VILLAGE: Yarmouth

MUNICIPALITY: Yarmouth

COUNTY: Yarmouth

YEAR BUILT: circa 1945

ARCHITECTURAL COMMENT:

1 storey Bungalow with a 1 storey addition at back. The medium pitched hip roof has a small shed dormer on east side, a small cross gable with return eaves centered on front over entrance and an exterior end-wall chimney breaking the eaves on west side; addition on back has a gable roof. The symmetrical facade has a centered, slightly projecting entrance with a simple open porch flanked by triple windows. Windows are double hung with smaller upper sashes and 1/1 glazing. Wood construction, clad with vinyl siding.

CONTEXTUAL COMMENT:

North side of street, second house east of Willow Street.

PRESENT OWNER: Chuck Sim Woo

ADDRESS: 18 Collins Street Yarmouth, N.S. B5A 3C8

ORIGINAL OWNER: Harry Margolian

OCCUPATION: Merchant

BUILDER: Unknown

ORIGINAL USE: Single family dwelling

PRESENT USE: Single family dwelling

HISTORY OF BUILDING
OWNER FROM: TO: OCCUPATION BOOK-PAGE
Harry Margolian 24 July 1945 20 Jan. 1960 Merchant EV 135
Harry & Beatrice Margolian 20 Jan. 1960 12 July 1966 Merchant FZ 429
Benjamin & Phyllis Amiro 12 July 1966 29 June 1971 N/A GR 538
Arnold R. & Katherine A.S. Feener 29 June 1971 18 Oct. 1976 N/A HO 273
Joan M. Young 18 Oct. 1976 28 June 1979 Married woman KN 361
Francis E. Young 28 June 1979 27 Aug. 1979 N/A LZ 629
Montreal Trust Company 27 Aug. 1979 01 Oct. 1980 Trustees Me 122
Robert A. & Cathie M. Hillier 01 Oct. 1980 19 Apr. 1984 N/A MP 229
Chuck Sim Woo 19 Apr. 1984 Present Restaurant owner OH 394

SOURCES: Registry of Deeds, Fire Insurance Plans of Yarmouth, 1938, 1947, 1955