By: Lesley

Aug 17 2010

Category: Kingston


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This fine example of Italianate Villa architecture was once the home of Canada’s first Prime Minister, Sir John A Macdonald.  Sitting on a secluded rise in Kingston with a grand view of Lake Ontario, it was thought to be a perfect location for his ailing wife Isabella.

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5 comments on “Bellevue”

  1. Thank you for sharing this beautiful photo, from this wonderful place and building

    Have a nice week,
    Greetings, Bram

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  2. That is a fine building, indeed. Is it a family home now or a museum?

  3. I love these old houses. I enjoy seeing the outside and when possible I like to tour the inside.

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