20 Roden Street

20 Roden Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003
photographer: Stephen Hatcher
Also known as Bay View Terrace Source: from the 1874 death notice of owner J Falvy
Previous Address
Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

2001

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

20, 18 and 14 Roden Street West Melbourne.

“There is an airy elegance about this design with the calm of the row of pedimented windows broken by the smooth ellips of the carriageway arch and the sweep of the light veranda roofs.”

source: Early Melbourne Architecture 1840-1888 by Geoffrey Cumberlege 1954.

Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan map showing first Crown land purchaser was Mr. J. Falvy

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
John Falvy, first Crown land owner 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: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1960 1960 Mrs. F. Purcell source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1930 1955 Albert E. Purcell source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1925 1935 Andrew Gallahar source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1920 1920 Henry Gallager source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1915 1915 William Kenese source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1910 1910 Mrs. Elizabeth Kenese source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1905 1905 William Trewartha source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1895 1900 Alfred Kirby source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1885 1890 Mark Dolan source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1879 1879 John Anderson source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1878 1878 Thomas Gibson source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020

Social History

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Context and Streetscape

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Streetscape

Other Information

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