Category: Mansions & Luxury

Goldilocks Mansion

goldilocks mansion toronto ontario

I’ve named this house the Goldilocks Mansion because… well the story goes like this: I’d learned about this house by searching Google for potential new places. This house was one of the results. I wrote the address down and it sat on my computer for several weeks until our last roadtrip when I added it…


68 The Bridle Path – Robert Campeau’s $30 Million, 10 Bedroom Mansion with Bomb Shelter

30 million dollar abandoned mansion

This extravagant mansion is located at 68 The Bridle Path in Toronto. It was built upon two properties that were combined into one creating nearly 30,000 square feet of land. The mansion was constructed in 1985 for real estate developer and financier, Robert Campeau. During the 1980s, Campeau undertook several leveraged buyouts of businesses including…


The Eagle Mansion

Eagle Mansion Ontario

$15 Million Toronto Ballroom Mansion

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This house has had several owners over the last few decades. Most notably, a woman named Rebecca who came to Canada in 1974 with very little money, not knowing how to speak English and having no job prospect. The StoryRebecca had never been able to make her own decisions. At age 22 she’d never been…


Toronto Tudor Mansion

toronto tudor mansion

This large Tudor mansion is located in the Greater Toronto Area. The four bedroom, six bathroom house was built in 1983 in Tudor architectural style. It was last occupied by a family named the Wang’s. Their house still contains many of the family’s possessions such as televisions, VCR’s, books, drones and framed paintings. It’s also…


George Unsworth $3,000,000 Heritage Farm

george unsworth house

Giles Gorton Unsworth, his wife Anna, and their nine children emigrated to Canada from England on November 18, 1848. They originally landed in the United States but weren’t welcomed by Americans, who held a low opinion of Britain. The Unsworth’s chose to settle in Ontario, Canada instead.The youngest son Albert was the proprietor of a…


Ogilvie Mansion in Quebec

Ogilvie Mansion Quebec (Laurentian Manor)

Helen Johnston was the wife of William Watson Ogilvie. Ogilvie was a successful businessman who had made a fortune in the grain trade with his business, Ogilvie Flour Mills. In April 1892, William purchased the 180 acre Sommerville farm. The farm included a half-mile of St.Lawrence shoreline. Today the area is known as Lasalle.William hired…


$2.7 Million Abandoned House w/Indoor Pool

Indoor Pool House Ontario

This house is located not far from the GTA area. It features three garages, four bedrooms, five bathrooms and a basement recreation room with bar area. In the eastern side of the house is an indoor pool area with workout equipment area.The house is modern from ceiling to floor, with an estimated value of $2.7…


$5.5 Million Gutted Toronto Mansion

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This property was nominated for a Heritage Property Designation in November of 2018. When the property was sold in June of 2019, an application was made to demolish the property to make room for two new houses. Neighbours were opposed to the demolition, which would destroy mature trees on the property. On July 16, 2020…


Markham Mansion of Mold

mansion of mold ontario

This property sits opposite a gated community in urban Ontario. I found the house’s appearance to be somewhat bewildering. It doesn’t look like a home, given the unusual layout of the inside and the industrial doors outside. Is it possible that this was used for something like an art gallery?The most fascinating part of the…