5897 Fernbank, also known as the Flewellyn Jones House, was scheduled on the agenda for the Built Heritage Sub Committee on December 10th . At the request of the property owner this item has been deferred to the BHSC meeting on January 14th, 2016.
The Flewellyn/Jones House, is a one-and-one-half-storey stone farmhouse located on Fernbank Road near the corner of Shea Road in former Goulbourn Township near Stittsville. The house was constructed in 1886 for the Flewellyn/Jones family who were early settlers in the area.
In late 2014, the City of Ottawa received an application to designate this property under the Ontario Heritage Act from a local resident.
The staff report asks that the Built Heritage Sub-Committee recommend that Planning Committee recommend that Council issue a Notice of Intention to Designate the Flewellyn/Jones House, 5897 Fernbank Road, under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act according to the Statement of Cultural Heritage Value.