526 La Trobe Street

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

Also known as
Previous Address
Constructed 1857
Style Victorian, Early : 1840-1860
Architect
Builder Michael Corcoran, Latrobe Street

Timelapse Building Images

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Land Details

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

Building Details

Notice of intent to build.

Street: Latrobe Street west of King

Number: 214

Date: 19/3/1857

Owner: Michael Corcoran, Latrobe Street

Builder: Michael Corcoran

Fee: £ 1.10.0

Type: Houses, with a private back yard garden.

source: Burchett Index


Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features



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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

The family dwelling built and occupied by Michael and Mary Corcoran no longer exists, it was demolished to make way for a new building.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
1850 Mr. John Freer, 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 Fordigraph Vic. P/L duplicating machines source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1965 1965 Rank-Xerox P/L service division source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1945 1955 A. E. Walker, chemical manufacturer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1925 1925 Nicholas Angelopulos source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1915 1920 Vassos Fographor source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1900 1910 Mrs. Mary Henshaw source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1890 1895 Mrs. Mary Corcoran source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.

Social History

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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

Other Information

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