5 Carroll Street

5 Carroll Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
photographer: Stephen Hatcher

Also known as Kent-villa Source: http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article198562559
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Land Details

  1. Current map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan
  3. The Argus, 1872, sale of land at allotment 13 section 85A.

Building Details

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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
Mr. C. Day, 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
1930 1974 Bowden HJ source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1925 1925 Odgers A source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1905 1920 Phillips Mrs M source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1900 1900 Phillips M source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1890 1890 Kirkus Mrs M source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1885 1885 Krcrouse FJ source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020

Social History

MR. J. BARWISE TO MISS M. T. PHILLIPS. 1913.
The marriage of Mr. John Barwise, only son of the late Mr. J. Barwise, J.P., of North Melbourne, and Miss Mary Theresa Phillips (Mamie), second eldest daughter of Mrs. Phillips, of Carroll-street, North Melbourne, and of the late Michael Phillips,
was quietly celebrated at the residence of the bride’s mother on 6th September by the Rev. Father Norris. The bride, who was given away by her nephew (Mr. Harold Keating). was gowned in the new shade of lime crepe de chene, trimmed with gold lace, and an ivorv Prayer Book was carried.
The bridesmaid. Mis6 A, J. Phillips (sister of the bride), wore a navv blue crepe de chene frock. Mr. J. E. Powell acted ae best man. After the ceremony wedding breakfast was held at the residence of the bride’s mother. Many handsome presents were received.

source: Melbourne Punch 1913


KROROUSE.— On the 16th November, at Kent Villa,
Carroll-street. Hotham-hill, Harry, infant son of F. J. and M. A. Krerouse, aged 7 weeks.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article198562559


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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

This streetscape contains an outstanding collection of 27 Victorian and 6 Edwardian dwellings. These are a particularly well-preserved group from a similar period or style and because they are socially and historically significant buildings for the early development of North & West Melbourne in their own right.

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