Bonavista Living  |  P.O. Box 1509  |​   Bonavista, Newfoundland Canada |​  A0C 1B0   |​  Tel: 1.709.468.1848  |​  Fax: 1.709.468. 7860

Civic Address: 9 Fitzgerald Lane
Construction: 1894


John Abbott House

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The John Abbott house was constructed by local fisherman John Abbot (1867- 1948) around the time of his marriage to Priscilla Marsh (1867 – 1947) in 1894. The couple lived in the home with their only child, Hezekiah (1901 -1977). Following the death of his parents, Hezekiah, who was also a fisherman, inherited the family home and lived there with his wife Laura May Abbott (1903 – 1955) and their five children. 


The home is currently covered in vinyl siding and retains no original architectural features. Once Bonavista Living fully restores the property several original features will be reinstated, such as two over two windows and storms with minimal window trim, as well as 

traditional spruce clapboard. Once completed this home will be sold as a private residence. The home will be available for sale as a private residence. 

Front and side facade before restoration, 2015.

P.O. Box 1509

Bonavista, Newfoundland  A0C 1B0

1.709.468.1848

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