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Sanford Building

Name: Sanford Building
Address: 291  Bannatyne Avenue     
Architect: Wheeler, Charles H.
Date: 1890
Note: Upper three floors destroyed by fire in 1941
Alterations 1942
For many years the popular restaurant, Old Spaghetti Factory, was located in this building
Further image(s) of exterior views located in the Slide Collection
Citation: Park, Kip. Historic Winnipeg restoration area: an illustrated guide to Winnipeg's historic warehouse district. Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg, 1983.
Arch/FA Quick Reference NA 747 W5 P37
Arch/FA Main Stacks
Saunders, Ivan J. et al. Early building in Winnipeg. Vol. 1-7 [in 3 physical volumes] Ottawa: Parks Canada, 1974.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3396.7 S38 1974 Note: p.978
Links: http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_026.htm#
http://winnipeg.ca/ppd/historic/historic_list.stm
( City of Winnipeg Heritage Conservation List )
http://www.mhs.mb.ca/docs/sites/
( Historic Sites of Manitoba )
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Exterior: general view of single storey building before conversion to restaurant

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Exterior: general view of restaurant

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Exterior: general view of Bannatyne Avenue facade

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Exterior: general view after 1942 alterations

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Interior: general view of restaurant & bar

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Interior: general view of restaurant

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Detail: interior restaurant window with painted lettering, "Maw's Garage"

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Detail: old automobile used as decoration

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Detail: brick facade, doorway & window

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Detail: restaurant entrance with awning

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Detail: entrance

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Detail: entrance

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Detail: historic plaque with information & dates of the Sanford Building & Maw Garage