Architectural Index for Ontario


Information on Building Name: Allan Gardens

Address: 0 Sherbourne Street
Type of Building: Pavilions
Name of Building: Allan Gardens Pavilion no.3
Notes: Allan Gardens is bounded by Sherbourne St. to Jarvis St., and Gerrard to Carlton Street and was opened in 1860. The first pavilion was erected in 1860, the second in 1878 (which was destroyed by fire in 1902), and the third, present structure (Palm House) in 1910. The address for this building is occasionally listed as no. 10 Horticultural Avenue.

Dates
Building completed 1910

Architects: McCallum Robert
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
ACORN 2001 Sum. 8-9 26 3
ACORN 1986 Summer 6 11 2
Cabbagetown remembered 1984 n/a 86-87
Cabbagetown: The Story of... 1998 n/a 44+
Globe & Mail 1992 Jan. C1 22nd
Globe & Mail 2002 July R3 Thur 4th
National Post 2000 April A20 19th
Newsletter / Architectural Conservancy of Toronto 1986 april 5 n/a
Toronto Places 1992 n/a 92-97 n/a
Toronto Star 2002 July B3 Wed 17th

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Address: 0 Sherbourne Street
Type of Building: Pavilions
Name of Building: Allan Gardens Pavilion no.1
Notes: See note for Pavilion no.3 for the history of this building.

Dates
Building completed 1860-1861
Demolished 1878

Architects: Hay William
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Lost Toronto : images of the city's past 1993 n/a 152-

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Address: 0 Sherbourne Street
Type of Building: Pavilions
Name of Building: Allan Gardens Pavilion no.2
Notes: See note for Pavilion no.3 for a history of this building.

Dates
Building completed 1879
Demolished 1902-fire

Architects: Langley Langley & Burke (firm)
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Cabbagetown: The Story of... 1998 n/a 44
Lost Toronto : images of the city's past 1993 n/a 154-
Toronto Architect Edmund Burke 1995 n/a 106
Toronto Star 1986 Oct. A6 Mon. 20th

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Address: 0 Sherbourne Street
Type of Building: Parks
Name of Building: Allan Gardens

Dates
Officially opened 1860

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Ontario History 1995 Sept. 232++ 87 3
Toronto Star 2000 Dec. B3 11th