Sep 16, 2013
On July 3, City Council approved the official naming of Mississaugas newest heritage site
and event venue, Holcim Waterfront Estate. The estate will be open to the public as part of
Doors Open Mississauga 2013.
I am happy to announce the official naming of the newest addition to the Citys banquet and
event facilities, said Ward 2 Councillor Pat Mullin. Holcim Waterfront Estate is one of
the Citys heritage properties and has now been adapted to a place where residents can
celebrate their special moments.
Bordered by Lake Ontario and overlooking Joshuas Creek, Holcim Waterfront Estate, developed
in the 1930s, has been renovated into a premier banquet and event facility. Holcim
(Canada) Inc., one of the country's largest vertically integrated building materials and
construction companies, contributed to the renovation and added site features.
Holcim Canada has been a proud member of the Mississauga business community for close to 60
years, and is committed to not only contributing to the local economy, but also to protecting
the citys historical legacy and heritage, says Nick Caccavella, Senior Vice President, Holcim
The estate is located at 2700 Lakeshore Rd. W., on the Mississauga-Oakville border.
The property is rich with history and character, providing a rare glimpse of early
20th century country estate living. It consists of the enchanting Harding House, a
Coach House and an outdoor tented area.
Public Tours - Official Doors Open Mississauga Site
Holcim Waterfront Estate is an official Doors Open Mississauga 2013 site. This will be
the first time the property is open to the public.
What:Doors Open: Holcim Waterfront Estate
When:Saturday, September 28, 2013
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where:2700 Lakeshore Rd. W.
(Lakeshore Rd. W. and Winston Churchill Blvd.)
Mississauga, ON L5J 1K3
For more information on Doors Open Mississauga and a full list of participating facilities,
An official opening will take place in spring 2014, however the venue will be available for
indoor event bookings beginning in November 2013. Outdoor bookings will be available
beginning in May 2014. For menus, bookings and more information, visit www.mississauga.ca/banquets or call or call
905-615-3200 ext. 3311.
Originally constructed in 1938, Harding House is named after Kathleen Harding (wife of Charles
Powell Bell) the estates longest resident. The charming manor house can accommodate up
to 55 dinner guests, while the estates outdoor property is ideal for tented events of up to
The estate offers both indoor and outdoor event space, ideal for weddings, family
gatherings, socials, corporate events and training sessions in a picturesque setting on
Joshuas Creek and Lake Ontario.
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 741,000 residents and 55,000
businesses, including 63 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional
head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of
Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for
Tomorrow" by focusing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering
value for money and maintaining infrastructure.
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