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    Pefferlaw is a community within the Town of Georgina, located 3 kilometres south of the southeastern shores of Lake Simcoe and in the eastern end of the town. A river, known officially as the Pefferlaw River, runs just south of the community's commercial district. Pefferlaw is passed on the north by Highway 48 and Lake Ridge Road (Durham Road 23) to the east, and is serviced by Pefferlaw Road which links these two traffic arteries. Area code 905 is bounded to the west, but Pefferlaw along with Virginia Beach, Udora and Port Bolster remains in the 705 area code. The Canadian National railway passes through Pefferlaw and, until the early 1990s, served a train station in the community's commercial district. This railway links Toronto with Orillia, as well as Northern Ontario with Via Rail transcontinental trains heading to Vancouver.


    Geography and information


    Pefferlaw Lions Hall and park, located in the community's south end
    The Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre is in the background.

    Census information is not available for Pefferlaw. It is counted as part of the Georgina Census division.

    • Population: about 3,000 (2005 estimate)
    • Altitude: about 200 to 250 metres above sea level

    The town is largely centered around the Pefferlaw Dam, blocking the Pefferlaw River. The dam is operated by the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority. Pefferlaw's commercial district lies just north of the dam, and features a supermarket, hotel, youth centre, automobile service station, Canada Post office, medical centre with pharmacy, Liquor Control Board of Ontario retail store, and a branch of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. The town features several public facilities operated by the Town of Georgina, including a public library completed in 1989, community centre, fire station, and a large multi-use park. Cedardale Church is now the only place of worship in Pefferlaw, located just north of the intersection of Morning Glory Road and Pefferlaw Road. The York Region District School Board operates Morning Glory Public School, an elementary school 5 minutes north of town on Highway 48.


    The Pefferlaw Dam, located just south of downtown

    Pefferlaw is primarily situated in a forest setting. Farmlands are to the west, the northwest and the north. More farmlands are east of Lake Ridge Road and Pefferlaw. The forests are almost connected with the forests south of Sutton. The forests cover most of the area around Pefferlaw and to the south with a few farmlands as well as within the shoreline of Lake Simcoe. The forests are mainly composed of pine and other varieties of trees and the size is about 600 to 700 square kilometres and about 80% of the area around Pefferlaw.


    Approximate driving times to nearby communities

    Relative location

    Pefferlaw is located about 13 kilometres southwest of Beaverton, about 15 kilometres east of Sutton, and about 45 kilometres south of Orillia. It is 37 kilometres west of Lindsay, 23 kilometres north of Uxbridge, about 50 kilometres north of Whitby, about 90 kilometres northeast of Toronto, and 40 kilometres northeast of the nearest major commercial centre and seat of York RegionNewmarket.

    History

    Pefferlaw was founded in the late 1820s by Captain William Johnson; a British Naval Officer who was released from service in 1815 following the Battle of Waterloo. The name, Pefferlaw, was suggested to Captain Johnson by his brother in remembrance of a field among the heather on their old homestead and means, “a beautiful greensward.” [1]

    The first preserved diaries of William Johnson begin in 1832. By that time he had a sawmill, woolen mill and gristmill built at Pefferlaw.

    The first store in the village of Pefferlaw was built in August 1833. Soon after, Robert Johnson, brother of William, took over running the store and shortly thereafter built a large two-story red brick house on the edge of the bank beside the store which still stands today. The second store in Pefferlaw was built by George Johnson, son of Captain William, this in 1856.

    Banking came to Pefferlaw with the arrival of the C.N.R. Railway in 1906.

    The Pefferlaw area like all early hamlets had its share of hotels – one at every crossroad. The Morning Glory Hotel was built in the 1860s and stood for many years on the site of the present day Morning Glory Public School. The tavern was well patronized by river drivers, lumber workers and stage coach passengers and drivers. The Mansion House Hotel was built in 1884. When it changed owners in 1906 the establishment was renamed, Hotel Belvedere.

    Captain Johnson died in 1851 at "Oldcastle", lot 6, conc. 7, Georgina, which was always his home. He is buried there.

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    $825,000

    22605 Lakeridge Rd

    MLS®#:N4357167
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
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    • 4

    Stunning 4 Yr Old 3+2 Br, 4 Bath Custom Build On A 1 Acre Private Lot! 30X30 Heated Shop, Huge Deck W/ Outdoor Bar, Heated Above Ground Pool &Hot Tub. Fabulous Lrg Scale Kitchen, Oversized Island, S/S Appl, Pot Lights, Loads Of Natural Light Throughout. Sizeable Master Br W/5 Pc Ensuite &W/I Closet, 2nd Flr Laundry, Gleaming Flrs, Main Flr Office &....More details

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    $79,900

    Lot 28 Halmar Park Rd

    MLS®#:N4343174
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina

    Beautiful Waterfront Lot On Pefferlaw River With Direct Access To Lake Simcoe. This Property Allows Great Boat Recreational Uses Such As Boating To Lake Simcoe, Fishing, Snowmobiling. Small Piece Of Paradise With Peace & Tranquility. 2 Temporary Docks.

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    $1,679,000

    635 Duclos Point Rd

    MLS®#:N4337448
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 4+0

    • 1

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      2000-2500 Sq Ft

    Incredible 4 Season Direct Waterfront Bungalow Feat 4 Beds, 1 Bath On Private Hedged Lot. Open Concept Layout. Main Great Rm W/Vaulted Ceiling & Gas F/P. Designer Kitchen W/High End Appliances & Caesarstone Countertops. Multiple W/Os Onto Entertainment Decks. Heated Flrs In Gorgeous Washroom & Master Br. Master Br W/Remote Controlled Door For Lake ....More details

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    $679,000

    144 Moore's Beach Rd

    MLS®#:N4333207
    Status:Sale Pending 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+0

    • 2

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      1500-2000 Sq Ft

    Charming *Direct Waterfront* 4 Season Cottage Or Year Round Home. Boasting 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Eat In Kitchen, Great Room With Large Window And Gorgeous Water Views. Outdoor Oasis Boasts Large Rear Deck, Boathouse, And Dock Perfect For Summer Entertaining And Beautiful Sunsets. Brand New Furnace, Steel Roof. Close To Town And All Amenities, 20 Min....More details

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    $750,000

    28 Irving Dr

    MLS®#:N4339069
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+1

    • 2

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      1500-2000 Sq Ft

    **Direct Waterfront** Updated Bungalow On The Shores Of Lake Simcoe. Featuring 3+1 Beds, 2 Baths, Vaulted Ceiling In The Great Room. Multiple Walk Outs To Deck Overlooking The Lake. Large Private Lot On Dead End Road. Detached 2 Car Garage. 5 Mins To Town W/All Amenities. Great Cottage Or Year Round Home. Great Investment!!!! 20 Mins To The 404 Hig....More details

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    $599,900

    57 Halmar Park Rd

    MLS®#:N4354812
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+1

    • 1

    • Area:

      1100-1500 Sq Ft

    *Direct Waterfront* Wonderful 3+1 Bedroom Brick Bungalow With Fully Finished Walk Out Basement. Multiple Walk Outs From Kitchen And Master Bedroom. Large, Private Natural Setting Lot On Cul De Sac. Spacious Backyard Deck Overlooking The River, Perfect For Summer Entertaining. 10 Mins By Boat Out To Main Lake. New Windows Ordered. 15 Min To Highway ....More details

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    $259,000

    9870 Morning Glory Rd

    MLS®#:N4308058
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina

    This Building Lot Is Ready For A Modern Bungalow!!! All Permits Approved: Site Plan, Septic Permit, Lot Grading, Building Permit- All Fees & Levies Paid, Transfer Fee To Be Paid By Buyer (Approx. $1500)-1610Sq. Ft. Home With Full Basement, Double Car Garage, Comes With Brand New Drilled And Natural Gas, Electricity At Lot Line. Close To All Ameniti....More details

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    $548,000

    26 Johnston St

    MLS®#:N4357508
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+0

    • 2

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      1100-1500 Sq Ft

    Solid 3 Bedroom Home W/ 2 Car Garage Located In Highly Sought-After Pefferlaw Neighbourhood * Property Backs Onto Approx 65\' Of Riverfront * Updated Kitchen * W/O To Large Deck W/ Lots Of Privacy * Finished Basement - Perfect For Entertainment * Freshly Painted Throughout * Only Minutes To Highway 48 And 404

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    $999,000

    29355 Highway 48 Rd

    MLS®#:N4185432
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+1

    • 1

    • Area:

      1500-2000 Sq Ft

    Great Property With Spacious Bungalow, Most Windows Replaced Recently, Newer Furnace, Newly Installed Eavestrough, Facia, Soffit And Vinyl Siding On Frame Section. 2nd Kitchen Makes It Easy To Have In-Law Suite. Being Rural Residential, There Is Limitless Business Opportunities On This Property.

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    $389,000

    31 Pete's Lane

    MLS®#:N4335510
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+0

    • 1

    Cosy And Spacious House On A Large Lot On A Quiet Street. Recently Renovated, Large Deck In The Backyard, Garden Shed. 2 Bedrooms On Main Floor, 3rd Bedroom Is Loft Space On Upper Level. Across From Park And Arena. Backs Onto Open Space.

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    $599,000

    118 Victoria St

    MLS®#:N4281020
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 2+0

    • 1

    • Area:

      700-1100 Sq Ft

    Need A Shop? 24\' X 36\' Block Freestanding Building With 12\' Ceiling Height & Loads Of Parking Beside Cozy 2 Bedroom Bungalow With Front & Rear Deck Full Unfinished Walk Up Basement.

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    $899,900

    9 Pinecrest Rd

    MLS®#:N4340878
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+0

    • 3

    • Area:

      2000-2500 Sq Ft

    Custom Built Riverfront Home On No Exist Street Beautiful Mature Forest Backing Unto Pefferlaw Brook . Have Home And Cottage All In One. Lot Is 75Ft X 400Ft , Sandy Soil, Ravine With Natural Stream Nature At Its Best. Area Of Well Kept Pride Of Ownership Homes. Many Upgrades Approx. 2400 Sq Ft With Full Basement With Ground Level Patio Door Wa....More details

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    $199,900

    Lot 234 Beaverdale Cres

    MLS®#:N4355501
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina

    Calling All Builders! This Prime Mature Lot In Pefferlaw Is Situated In An Existing Neighbourhood Close To The River. 75 X 200 Ft Vacant Lot Surrounded By Homes! Also For Sale Is Lot 230 Pinecrest Rd.

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    $199,900

    Lot 230 Pinecrest Rd

    MLS®#:N4355505
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina

    Calling All Builders! This Prime Mature Lot In Pefferlaw Is Situated In An Existing Neighbourhood Close To The River. 75 X 200 Ft Vacant Lot Surrounded By Homes! Also For Sale Is Lot 234 Beaverdale Cres.

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    $449,000

    31338 Lake Ridge Rd

    MLS®#:N4333720
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 4+1

    • 2

    • Area:

      1500-2000 Sq Ft

    1/2 Acre Severable Country Lot With Beautifully Renovated Home & Large Principal Rms, Family Sized Kitchen W/Center Island. Porcelain Floors & Granite Counters, Multiple W/O's & Large Master W/5 Piece Ensuite. Thousands Spent On Reno's Both Inside & Out. New Kitchen, Baths, Flooring, Trim, Stucco, Eves Troughs, Furnace, Plumbing & Circuit Breakers.....More details

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    $599,000

    15 Regent St

    MLS®#:N4335130
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+0

    • 2

    • Area:

      1500-2000 Sq Ft

    Located On One Of The Nicest Streets In Town, This Three Level Side-Split Is The Perfect Family Home. Walkout From The Family Room To A Spacious, Screened In Sun-Room With Access To The Yard, Outer Deck And Above Ground Pool. Spacious Living Room/Dining Combo. Partial Basement, Rec-Room Area And Lots Of Storage. 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Laundry Room Lo....More details

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    $194,900

    9885 Morning Glory Rd

    MLS®#:N4263461
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina

    Newly Created Lot With 22\' X 40\' Workshop In Place Is Waiting For Your New Home. Gas On Street. Walk To Town. Minutes To Lake Simcoe. 25 Minutes To Highway 404. Private Setting, Property Taxes Are Not Yet Assessed.

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    $739,900

    24267 Weir's Sdrd

    MLS®#:N4358316
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+0

    • 2

    Log Home With Winding, Mature Tree Lined Driveway Is Situated On A Serene 10 Acres Surrounded By Nature. Privacy Abounds And Yet The Home Is Close To Town And Only 15 Minutes To Highway 404. Would Also Make An Ideal Weekend Getaway. Lake Simcoe Is Just Minutes Away. Features; 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths,Fireplace, Full Walk-Out Basement With Separate Entra....More details

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    $629,000

    19 Deerhurst Lane

    MLS®#:N4357083
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Pefferlaw - Georgina
    • 3+0

    • 2

    • Area:

      1500-2000 Sq Ft

    To Be Built, Custom Raised Bungalow On A Mature Treed 75'X210' Lot Located In A Country Sub-Division Bordered By The York Region Forest. Completion Scheduled For August 2019. Full Unspoiled Basement. Forced Air Gas Heat, Central Air. 2 Car Attached Garage. Deck Off Of Breakfast Nook. Quality, Local Builder With Attention To Excellence. Includes Tar....More details

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