Inge-VaDigital Doors Open Perth

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Inge-Va

Located in the heart of Perth, this late-Georgian stone residence was built in 1823 for Reverend Michael Harris, the first Episcopalian minister in the district. By 1833, it was the home of Thomas Mabon Radenhurst, a prominent lawyer in the community. Ella Inderwick purchased the property from the Radenhurst family in the 1890s and named it "Inge-Va" – a Tamil word meaning "come here." Her son Cyril, a founder of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario in 1933, inherited the property. Inge-Va was donated to the Ontario Heritage Trust by Cyril's wife Winnifred in 1974. As part of Digital Doors Open, take a virtual tour of Inge-Va to learn more about the history and archaeological discoveries.

Contact info

66 Craig Street
Perth, Ontario

https://www.heritagetrust.on.ca/en/index.php/properties/inge-va

Architecture

Year built: 1823-24
Building type:Historical landmark
Architectural style:Georgian

Dates/hours open

Jun 25, 04:04pm - Jun 25, 04:04pm