(Above: This was all that was left as of about 1:00pm on Tuesday. Photo by Marise Dube.)
The old house at 5830 Hazeldean Road was demolished today. It was home for many years to Alfonsetti’s, a popular Italian restaurant. In the early-1980s it was known as “The Cottage Restaurant”, owned by the Adams family.
More recently, Kanata Stoneworks was using the building and site to house equipment and construction materials.
Rolly Renaud took these photos of a demolition on Bell Street. The house was destroyed by fire way back in June.
There were no injuries in the fire but neighbours did have to rescue the family’s dog, a chocolate lab. Firefighters said the fire was due to worn electrical wiring in a gazebo on the rear deck. It caused an estimated $475,000 in damage. Continue reading →