Hough Neighborhood

This tour takes its name from Hough School at 1900 Daniels Street, built in 1941. The school was named in turn for Patrick “Paddy” Hough, a well-known and well-loved Vancouver educator and pioneer

Many of the homes on this tour are well into their second century. A fine example of the provincial style, and a highlight on the tour, is the house at 215 W. 20th Street, built in 1923. It was occupied by Dr. A. P. Ryan and his wife, Amy. The couple had the home built according to a design in the Ladies Home Journal.

Other sites included on this tour are Vancouver’s 1909 Library, Hough School, the former home of Senator John William Shaw, and much more.

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