34 Leveson Street

34 Leveson Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
source: Melbourne Council archives

Also known as Goss Gasket Manufacturing Co. Source: source: http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article206388702
Previous Address this site and number 32 both had early Victorian terrace dwellings on them before the current building. Source: source: http://maps.melbourne.vic.gov.au/
Constructed
Style Inter-War Period : 1915 – 1940
Architect
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Timelapse Building Images

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Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map

Building Details

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Subsequent Building Alterations

The original Victorian-era dwelling at 34 Leveson Street, North Melbourne was demolished around the 1920/30’s and replaced by the current red brick factory that is on the site today.

In 2010 the building underwent a factory conversion back into a residential living space.

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

Architectural Features



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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

Owners

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Residents

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Social History

The Age, 1951.

JUNIOR Female Clerk, sales and stock records, interesting work. 5-day week, 8.30 to 4.30. excellent conditions, liberal salary.
Goss Gasket Manufacturing Co. Pty. Ltd., 32-34 Leveson-street, North Melbourne.

source: http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article206388702


The Argus 1884.
THE Friends of WILLIAM and JOHN GUEST are respectfully invited to follow the remains of their late beloved mother [Frances Matilda Guest nee Connelly] to the place of interment, Melbourne Cemetery. The funeral to move from their residence, 34 Leveson-street, Hotham, THIS DAY (Monday, 4th inst.), at 2 o’clock. JOHN DALEY, undertaker, Latrobe and Spring streets, Melbourne.

source: The Argus 1884


The AGE, 1876.
WANTED, APPRENTICES and improvers to the Dressmaking. Miss Butt, 34 Leveson-street, Hotham.

source: http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article202159235



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
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Streetscape

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