Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Rectory and School


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Rectory is red brick building on left, part of the school is on the right


Rectory demolished, 7/2/2014

School, demolished 7/17/2014

St. Paul Mall, demolished

New roof, May 2018
Photo credit: David Torke, FixBuffalo; Buffalo Rising; George Apfel; Christine Slocum


1091 and 1115 Main Street and Saint Paul Mall (the former Saint Paul Street), Buffalo
A building complex originally consisting of

Go to the three pages above for details.


9274 Group Inc., Ellicott Development. See below for Ellicott Development property listing.

Physical Description

Medina sandstone Roman Catholic church, two story brick rectory and three story brick school.

Current Condition

Recent Events and Actions Taken

  • Christina Lincoln, PBN, 7/2/2014: Just got off the phone with Tom Fox from Ellicott Development: "We have received some questions from concerned residents about the fate of Our Lady of Lourdes on Main Street at Old Best. The rectory and the school will be demolished at some point in the next couple of weeks. The church will be incorporated as part of a larger mixed use development."


Ellicott Development

Carl and William Paladino's company, Ellicott Development, or corporations it controls: (Ellicott Group LLC, Pearl Group LLC, Huron Group Inc, Tupper Group Inc, Deltup LLC, Del-Al LLC, 84 Group, 1238 Group, 1239 Group, 4858 Group, 5277 Group, 9274 Group, etc.), owns these buildings or parcels of preservation concern (not a complete list):

You can also view this list at Ellicott's category page.

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Added 2014-07-02 • Last changed 2018-06-05