City of Markham    
    
   
Markham Register of Property of Cultural Heritage Value or Interest
 
Address: 6 WISMER PL
Original Address: Yonge Street
Property Legal Description: PLAN 65M2761 LOT 10
Historical Name: The Gapper-Duncan House
Heritage Conservation District:
Ward: 4
Year Built: 1828 -
Architect Style: Georgian Tradition, Regency
Heritage Status of Property: Part IV (Individual)
Designation Bylaw: 234-98
Heritage Easement Agreement: Yes
       
History Description
This early 19th century Georgian style frame house was constructed for Richard Gapper, a Tory supporter with social connections to the Family Compact. Originally located on Yonge Street this dwelling has moved a first time, in late 1950s to Duncan Avenue and then a second time to its present location. The two storey home has a large tent-roof verandah that gives the house a Regency flavour.
 
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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