Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Building Name: Northfield

Address: 372 Jarvis Street
Type of Building: Houses
Name of Building: Northfield
Notes: Originally the Oliver Mowat residence. Functioned as a place for boarders' rooms for the Havergal Ladies College from 1913 to 1932 and then used as training depot for the RCAF during WW II. Since 1946, it has housed executive offices for the Canadain Broadcasting Company. Will become part of the $100 million National Ballet School complex that will link 404 Jarvis well as the original Havergal Ladies College at 354 Jarvis St.

Building completed 1856

Architects: Sheard Joseph
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Canadian Architect 2001 Feb. 7 46 2
Canadian Interiors 2001 Jan/Feb 10 38 1
Globe & Mail 2000 Dec. ? Sat. 2nd
Globe & Mail 2000 June R4 29th
Globe & Mail 2000 Dec. A23 Fri. 1st
Toronto Star 2000 Dec. P2 Sat. 2nd
Toronto, 100 years of grandeur 1978 n/a 123+