The the railway station, adopted the name Woodford in 1871, after the renamed 'Woodford House', then owned by Alfred Fairfax. It latter became 'Woodford Academy', a school for 'young gentleman'.
In 1979 it was gifted to the National Trust of Australia, which has renovated and maintained the heritage property.
Woodford Academy Open Days Mid Mts Historical Soc. Location map
My thanks to the volunteer guides from Friends of Woodford Academy
Ref. 'A Brief History of Woodford Academy' - Friends of Woodford Academy