McMartin House was worked in the American Federal style in 1830 for Daniel McMartin 1798-1869, one of the primary legal counselors in Perth.
The child of Loyalists from the Morrisburg region, McMartin set up a law hone in Perth in 1823. Knowledgeable and all around associated, he obtained a noticeable customers. In 1827, he obtained a great deal at the side of Gore and Harvey Streets, a conspicuous area in the town which had once been the site of the workplace of the director for the Perth local army settlement. In the late spring of 1830, McMartin started development of a house on the property. He by and by directed the outline and development of the two-story block home.