Doors Open Ontario

While this site has participated in Doors Open Ontario in the past, it is not part of the current season’s program. Please check the Home page for this year’s events and participating sites.

Craighead Doors Open Elora and Fergus


Recently designated by Heritage Centre Wellington, Craighead was built as a limestone farmhouse in the Georgian style circa 1842 for influential Fergus pioneer Hugh Black and his family. It has two storeys at the rear and is one of the earliest surviving stone houses in Centre Wellington. Note: Only a portion of the interior will be open to the public.

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Contact info

495 Union Street West
Fergus, Ontario
Telephone: 519-846-9691, ext. 289


Year built: 1842
Architectural style: Georgian
Building type: Historical house

Dates/hours open

Saturday June 16, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Craighead 495 Union Street West