17 Molesworth Street

17 Molesworth Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051

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Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

2013

source: http://maps.melbourne.vic.gov.au/


Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW Map
  2.  Compiled Crown Record Plan shows Mr. W. Cook was the first Crown land purchaser of this piece of land.

Building Details

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Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features



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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
Mr. W. Cook, first Crown land purchser source: Hatcher Index
abt 40 thousand years earlier 1835 Boon Wurrung and Woiwurrung (Wurundjeri) peoples of the Kulin Nation https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Victoria source: Hatcher Index

Residents

From To Resident More Info Data Source
to date Private source Hatcher Index
Public Housing Flats source: Hatcher Index
1940 1945 H. G. Stanbridge source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1935 1935 A. C. Macfarlane, grocer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1925 1930 Mrs. E. Taylor, grocer shop source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1920 1920 Francis J. Murdoch and Harry S. Newman source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1910 1915 Miss. Ivy Manns, general store source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1905 1905 Timothy McAuliffe source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1895 1900 vacant source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1890 1890 W. J. Davis source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.

Social History

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Context and Streetscape

Precinct

This property resides within the municipality of the City of Melbourne. We respectfully acknowledge it is on the traditional land of the Kulin Nation.
source: https://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/SiteCollectionDocuments/history-city-of-melbourne.pdf
historical map source: https://www.slv.vic.gov.au/search-discover/explore-collections-format/maps/maps-melbourne-city-suburbs

Zoning
This information must be verified with the relevant planning or heritage authority.

Streetscape

Other Information

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