St. Xavier’s Retreat, Dum Dum
In 1853, the Archbishop purchased a villa for the Brothers so that they would have a suitable holiday home.
The villa was located in Dum Dum and had a few acres of land. The entire property was purchased for Rs. 13,000
Alterations were made so as to allow the Brothers to use it as a holiday home.
The House was blessed by the Archbishop on 26th December, 1853