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Acton - Moorecroft (Beatty House)

Moorecroft was designed by Toronto architect J.A. Ellis and built by John Cameron in 1896. The house has an irregular asymmetrical silhouette with two-storey bays, multi-sloped roofs and tall decorated chimneys, typical of the Queen Ann style. Interior features include a formal dining room with sculpted crown molding, crystal chandelier and elegant Victorian fireplace.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • National Historic Site (Canada)
  • Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust

Contact info

98 Church Street East
Acton, Ontario
Telephone: 519-671-9532


Year built: 1896
Architect: James A. Ellis, Toronto
Architectural style: Queen Anne
Building type: Historical house, Private residence

Dates/hours open

Sunday September 29, 2019
Sunday only: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Acton - Moorecroft (Beatty House) 98 Church Street East