the house 1(Agnes House)

167 Lowther is nestled in between 165 and 169 Lowther. The house features 11 rooms, 3 washrooms, a kitchen, a living room, a study room and a basement recreation space. This house is currently in the process of being renovated and will be fully refurbished in May 2016.

Named after Agnes MacPhail who was the first woman elected to the Canadian Parliament. MacPhail was a member of the CCF party (Co-operative Commonwealth Federation), a predecessor of the NDP, she was an active supporter of Co-operatives. MacPhail House was purchased in 1965.