Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Building Name: York County Courthouse

Address: 57 Adelaide Street East
Type of Building: Courthouses
Name of Building: York County Courthouse
Notes: Central portion of the courthouse is no.57 Adelaide Street West. The flanking west and east administrative wings occupied street nos. 55 and 65 repesctively. The west wing was altered by E.J. Lennox c1890-95 for the Consumers Gas Company of Canada, who purchased it and connected it to their premises on Toronto Street.

Building completed 1851-1853
Altered 1979 - Reno

Architects: Cumberland & Ridout (firm)
Cumberland & Storm (firm)
Lett / Smith Architects (firm)
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Beaux-arts Toronto 1973 n/a 6
Fred Cumberland : Building the Victorian Dream 1997 n/a 154+
Toronto Star 1994 July A7 Mon. 4th
Toronto, Carved in Stone 1984 n/a 128