"It was in the Richardson Romanesque style so popular in the Annex, with ornate bays and gables"
Richardson Romanesque house in The Annex
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeRichardson Romanesque house in The Annex - Credit: SimonP

This is an example of that style in the Annex, a Toronto neighbourhood just north of the University of Toronto. Indeed, this building is now owned by the university.