City of Markham    
Markham Register of Property of Cultural Heritage Value or Interest
Original Address: 8444 Woodbine Avenue
Property Legal Description: PLAN 65M2761 LOT 15
Historical Name: The John Galloway House
Heritage Conservation District:
Ward: 4
Year Built: 1858
Architect Style: Classic Revival
Heritage Status of Property: Part IV (Individual)
Designation Bylaw: 96-84, 45-97
Heritage Easement Agreement: No
History Description
This house is an excellent example of an Ontario Farmhouse built in the Neo-Classical Style. Its outstanding features include the recessed paneled front doorway, buff brick quoining and decorated keystones. John Galloway, of English decent, constructed this house at 8444 Woodbine Avenue in what was then the Hamlet of Brown's Corners. He was a successful farmer throughout his lifetime.
Contemporary Photograph Heritage Photograph
Key Map
Please note that the red boundary is not indicative of the actual heritage area and is only meant to highlight the property the heritage building(s) is located at. For a complete description of the actual heritage property please refer to the Designation Bylaw found above.

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