173 Adderley Street

173 Adderley Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003
photographer: Stephen Hatcher 2022

Also known as Adderley Cottages (2 of 3) Source: source: Sands & McDougall directory 1888
Previous Address 173 was previously known as 2 (of 3) Adderley Cottage, West Melbourne in 1888 Source: source: Sands & McDougall directory 1888
Constructed 12/10/1869
Builder Mr. James Taylor of Miller Street, West Melbourne

Timelapse Building Images


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

Land Details

Building Details

Notice of intent to build.

Street: Adderley [Street, West Melbourne]

Number: 3503.

Date 12/10/1869

Owner: McInnes

Builder: James Taylor of Miller Street, West Melbourne.

Fee: £ 4.10.0

Type: three cottages [with private back yard gardens].

Other significant building works carried out by James Taylor can be found here.

Burchett Index

Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features

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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes


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From To Resident More Info Data Source
to date Private source Hatcher Index
1888 1889 Hugh Borland (railway employee) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher

Social History

Context and Streetscape


This property sits 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

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