213 Dryburgh Street

213 Dryburgh Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
Felicity Jack 2020

Also known as Rose Cottage c 1866
Previous Address
Constructed
Style Victorian, Early : 1840-1860
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

source: Doug Ramsay

1970’s

North Melbourne Library


Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan
  3. record of the 1859 Crown land sale

Building Details

213 Dryburgh Street. This building was built by Thomas Henderson, who became Mayor of Hotham (North Melbourne) and presented the drinking fountain. The house is a well preserved but simple example of a bluestone cottage.


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
11/6/1859 Mr. William Jones, 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

Residents

From To Resident More Info Data Source
to date Private source Hatcher Index
1970 1974 J. Kirkman source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1965 1965 R. J. Leech source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1960 1960 Peter Roussos source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1955 1955 Albert Leebetter source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1935 1950 Norman H. E. Hansen source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1930 Peter Keenan source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1925 Thomas B. and Mrs. Dory Louisa Wayman http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article155210084 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1915 1915 Charles P. O’Riley (number changed to 99) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1910 1910 M. G. McCraith source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1895 1905 William H. and Mrs. A. Wickham http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article193702501 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1885 1885 Robert Lynch source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1879 1880 Frederick E. and Margaret Fewster http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article190620243 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin

Social History



Context and Streetscape

Precinct
The current property is 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

Streetscape

Other Information

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