Category: Abandoned Houses

Abandoned Houses | February 25, 2021

Peter Grant Mansion – Canada’s Largest Mansion

At 65,000 square feet, this vacant mansion goes by different names – Haileybury House, Peter Grant Mansion or simply “Canada’s Largest Mansion”. It was built along the shores of Lake […]

Abandoned Houses | February 12, 2021

Donatello’s Demise $15 Million Mansion

This property immediately caught my attention as we were on our way home from a day of exploring. It’s always nice to have a ‘bonus find’ when you’re calling it […]

Abandoned Houses | February 8, 2021

Cat[h]art[ic] Experience House

This property is located along a busy highway. It could be mistaken for a seasonally used residence from the exterior. The interior is quite run down and lacking any seasonal […]

Abandoned Houses | February 6, 2021

Music Maker’s House

When I first saw photos of this property, I felt that I should head out to it as soon as possible before the wrong people found it. It took a […]

Abandoned Houses | January 25, 2021

First Explores of 2021

I found these two abandoned houses in the City of Markham, Ontario on a cloudy January day. They were my first explorations of the year. The first house had leaves […]

Abandoned Houses | January 12, 2021

Down by the Water

This house sticks out among the surrounding properties. The front windows are covered with plywood and the hydro meter has been removed. Perhaps a develop has set their sights upon […]

Abandoned Houses | January 4, 2021

Abandoned Ontario Horse Farm

This was a horse farm that sold for $3,000,000 in 2014. The property had a residential home, outdoor swimming pool and stables. I’m surmising that a developer purchased it, given […]

Abandoned Houses | December 31, 2020

Gordon’s Farm House in Ontario

This old house is found in farming country southern Ontario. It features a Victorian style house with an ugly addition built onto the rear. There’s a large barn in the […]

Abandoned Houses | December 30, 2020

Arthur Currie House Ontario

This was the home of Sir Arthur Currie, who was born in this house on December 5, 1875. Sir Currie was educated in local common schools and at the Strathroy […]

Abandoned Houses | December 30, 2020

Snow White Canopy Bed House (Clarington)

This property was found by an explorer known as Clay70, while he was looking for the farm from the Canadian horror movie “Deranged”. Clay70 was successful in finding some of […]