House of the week: Rare chance to own a historic home in Mississauga


Published March 1, 2024 at 3:31 pm

1234 old river road mississauga

This place: This is a chance to own a piece of Mississauga history. The Cotton-Hawksworth House is one of the few remaining log buildings in Mississauga.

Price: $2,999,000

Address: 1234 Old River Rd.

Neighbourhood: Mineola

Big selling point: Built on a large lot around 1856, this home blends old-world charm and solid craftsmanship with modern luxuries.


  • built in circa 1856 with logs from an Indigenous village
  • designated as a heritage building in 1985
  • nine-foot ceilings on the main floor
  • intricate woodwork and historic architectural details
  • main floor, newly built nanny or in-law suite
  • three-season covered porch complete with a hot tub
  • luxurious five-piece ensuite bathroom
  • near Port Credit shops and restaurants

The numbers:  

  • four bedrooms plus one in the basement
  • five washrooms
  • two kitchens
  • two storeys
  • 10 parking spaces
  • 105.12 x 149.89 foot lot
  • $14,484.68 in taxes

Thanks to Sam McDadi Real Estate Inc. Brokerage for all the information about the House of the Week. For more information about this house, please visit Sam McDadi Real Estate Inc. Brokerage.

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