468 Beach Drive was built in 1920 by architect Samuel Maclure for Ernest B. Halsall, corporate secretary of the Esquimalt Waterworks Company.

468 Beach Drive, built in 1920 by architect Samuel Maclure for Ernest Halsall

468 Beach Drive, built in 1920 by architect Samuel Maclure for Ernest Halsall

468 Beach Drive, built in 1920 by architect Samuel Maclure for Ernest Halsall

468 Beach Drive, built in 1920 by architect Samuel Maclure for Ernest Halsall

Alterations were made in 1939 by architect John Graham Johnson (1882-1945). Relatively recent alterations include the addition of a basement suite and alterations to the front steps.

This house is quite typical of the Georgian Revival style of many Samuel Maclure designs during the 1920’s.

Additional Information About 468 Beach Drive

  • Assessed Value (July 2015): $1,071,000; Land $843,000 Buildings $228,000
  • Assessed Value (July 2014): $1,122,000; Land $805,000 Buildings $317,000
  • Georgian Revival¬†architectural style

 

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