|Also known as||Corner of Harker and Molesworth Streets|
|Previous Address||Previously the Great Australian Bite restaurant, and earlier Mona’s Private Hotel.|
Timelapse Building Images
source: Melbourne Council archive
Shows intersection of Molesworth and Harker Street at Haines Strret, including formern Mona Arms Hotel.
source: North Melbourne Library, photographer Karl Halla
Mona’s Private Hotel.
Source: North Melbourne Library
The former Mona Arms Hotel. A two storey brick building. Built in 1869. Converted to a restaurant then into a residential property of two units in 2000. An additional unit was added in 2008. This property contains 3 residential properties.
source: Melbourne Council
Subsequent Building Alterations
This application was made on 12th of September, 2018.
Its status is “Permit Issued” and it was decided on 10th of October, 2018.
source: Melbourne Council
Heritage Significance and Listings
|Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes|
|From||To||Owner||More Info||Data Source|
|to date||Private||source: Hatcher Index|
|1865||Mr. John P. Moore, first Crown land purchaser||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|
|From||To||Resident||More Info||Data Source|
|to date||Private||source Hatcher Index|
|1955||1974||Allan L. Maynard||source: Hatcher Index|
|1945||1950||Mrs. Mollie Tye||source: Hatcher Index|
|1910||1940||John Jones||source: Hatcher Index|
|1905||1905||Frederick J. Kemp, Mona Arms Hotel||source: Hatcher Index|
|1895||1900||Mrs. Eliza Dowling, Mona Arms Hotel||source: Hatcher Index|
|1890||1890||S. P. Belton, Mona Arms Hotel||source: Hatcher Index|
1893. THE NORTH MELBOURNE ELECTION.
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Context and Streetscape
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