Rogers Building (Victoria, British Columbia)
|Rogers Building (Victoria, British Columbia)|
|Location||913 Government Street|
Victoria, British Columbia
|Original use||Grocery store|
|Current use||Chocolate shop|
|Architectural style(s)||Hooper and Watkins|
|Official name||Rogers Building National Historic Site of Canada|
The two storey building was completed in 1903 by architects Hooper and Watkins for Charles Rogers (1854-1927), a grocer who operated from the opposite side of the street before 1903. Rogers Chocolates continues to operated from this site since.
The site designated a historic building in 1991. It is a small Victorian era commercial building with a Queen Anne Revival shopfront, and intact interior fixtures and decorative features.
- Rogers Building. Canadian Register of Historic Places. Retrieved 7 August 2017.