476 La Trobe Street

476 La Trobe Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003
image source: 1895 MMBW plan

Also known as
Previous Address 139 Latrobe Street prior to Council street renumbering.
Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

Royal Flagstaff:14 storey and two 4 storey buildings containing 145 residential apartments. Built 1996.

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

LaTrobe Street, West Melbourne in 1882

Signed and dated in image l.l.: A.C. COOKE DEL 1882
Printed below image l.r.: Sands and McDougall, Printers, Melbourne.
Title printed below image l.c.
Printed below image l.l.: Supplement to “The Illustrated Melbourne News”, April, 1882.
Published in: The Illustrated Melbourne News, April 1882.

http://handle.slv.vic.gov.au/10381/41180

section of original image, source: State Library of Victoria


Land Details

  1. Current map
  2. 1895 MMBW Map
  3. Compiled Crown Record Plan

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

The two-storey Victoria era dwelling on this land no longer exists, it was demolished to make way for 146 residences.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
1934 to date Private source: Hatcher Index
1927 1933 Thomas Evans Ltd source: Hatcher Index
1903 1922 Palmers trustees source: Hatcher Index
1899 1903 Charles Adams source: Hatcher Index
1889 1899 Palmer & Adams, auctioneers source: Hatcher Index
1887 1887 J. H. Walker & Son source: Hatcher Index
1860 1886 William Hill, builder source: Hatcher Index
1850 Charles Ellershaw, 1st 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
1934 to date Private source: Hatcher Index
1927 1933 Thomas Evans Ltd source: Hatcher Index
1916 1927 Thomas Hogan source: Hatcher Index
1910 1915 James or John Leach source: Hatcher Index
1907 1909 William F. McDonald source: Hatcher Index
1902 1906 William J. and Mrs. McLaren source: Hatcher Index
1898 1900 Mrs. Sarah Ann Cox source: Hatcher Index
1897 1897 Mrs. A. Morris source: Hatcher Index
1896 1896 William Williams source: Hatcher Index
1892 1893 Robert Lockett, tank merchant source: Hatcher Index
1892 1892 William Moran source: Hatcher Index
1885 1886 James Hanley source: Hatcher Index
1884 1884 James Stanley source: Hatcher Index
1883 1883 Joshua Cotter source: Hatcher Index
1881 1882 Patrick & Miss Mary Daly source: Hatcher Index
1877 1880 Mrs. Elizabeth Miles source: Hatcher Index
1877 1877 Mrs. Miller source: Hatcher Index
1876 1876 Mrs. William Wills source: Hatcher Index
1876 1876 Laurence Taylor source: Hatcher Index
1869 1875 Mrs. Jane and George Seath source: Hatcher Index
1866 1868 Mrs. McBean source: Hatcher Index
1862 1865 Mrs. Scotland source: Hatcher Index
1861 1861 Turnball source: Hatcher Index
1859 1860 Mrs Jane Goldsworthy, stay & surgical corset maker source: Hatcher Index
1857 1858 Archibald McPherson source: Hatcher Index
1854 1857 Thomas B. Cobb source: Hatcher Index
1853 1853 John Muir source: Hatcher Index

Social History

SEATH – On the 2nd inst., at her residence, 139 Latrobe-street west, Jane Amanda, wife of Mr. George Seath, aged 53 years.

source:


Stewart. – late of Mainsbrae, Scotland, please write immediately to Mrs. Scotland, 139 Latrobe street West Melbourne.

source: Ballarat Star 1864


MRS. GOLSWORTHY.
French Stay and Surgical Bandage Maker, removed from Collins street, to 139 Latrobe street west.

source: The Age 1859



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

Streetscape

Other Information

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