What Is Applewood?

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A PART OF CANADIAN HISTORY

Applewood is an 1850's farmhouse where James Shaver Woodsworth was born.  He was a Member of Parliament and social reformer.  This house was saved to preserve his legacy and a fine example of early Canadian architecture.

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A PART OF CANADIAN HISTORY

Applewood is an 1850's farmhouse where James Shaver Woodsworth was born.  He was a Member of Parliament and social reformer.  This house was saved to preserve his legacy and a fine example of early Canadian architecture.

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A GREAT PLACE FOR A SMALL WEDDING OR A CELEBRATION

Applewood has been the site of many wedding services for over 35 years.  We provide the officiants.


Applewood rents space for parties of up to 40 people, however,  please note that linens and catering are not provided by the Homestead.

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MANY SPECIAL EVENTS

Applewood has been part of the Doors Open Tour and it is the site of great band concerts in the summer.  We have a spring plant sale and an Xmas craft sale.  All are welcome.

Volunteer Board Members Wanted

What You Need

An interest in historic buildings, circa 1850.  An ability to work with people.  A time commitment for monthly meetings.  An interest in our community events, about 6 per year.

How to Get Involved

Call us at 416-622-4124 or e-mail us at: jswoods@bellnet.ca

Contribution

As a board member, you will be helping to preserve this historic home which serves its community with the concerts and very reasonably priced rentals.  

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Contact Us

Applewood Shaver House

450 The West Mall, Toronto, ON M9C 1E9

(416) 622-4124

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Due to the COVID19 outbreak, our operations have been suspended until further notice.


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