407 Dryburgh Street

407 Dryburgh Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051

Also known as
Previous Address 407 was previously known as 197 Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Source: from the 1895 MMBW map
Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

2004

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


Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan
  3. record of the 1865 Crown land sale

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
1/11/1865 Mr. John Laurens, 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
1960 1974 John Hennessy source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1955 1955 Edward Bourke source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1945 1950 Miss Mary Purcell and Mrs. Jane Bourke, nee Purcell http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22731091 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1925 1940 Thomas and Mary Cunningham, nee Crowe http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article10998482 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1920 Miss. Elizabeth Byrne source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1915 1915 John Ford (number changed to 197) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1910 1910 Mrs. M. A. Sinclair source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1905 1905 Mrs. Ann Fraser source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1900 1900 George Bean source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1895 1895 Mrs. Emma Boyes source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1890 1890 Robert M. Kerr source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin

Social History

1895 The Age

THE WEST MELBOURNE ELECTORATE.
To the editor of the age.
Sir,— May I ask you to be kind enough to allow me to hereby notify any of your readers whom it may concern that during my absence in India and elsewhere Mr. S. Barker, J. P., of 188 Queensberry-street, North Melbourne, will act on my behalf in connection with all Parliamentary matters. Thanking you in anticipation.— Yours, &c., W. MALONEY.  197 Dryburgh-street, Hotham Hill, 24th December.

source: The Age



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

Zoning
This information must be verified with the relevant planning or heritage authority.

Streetscape

Other Information

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