546 La Trobe Street

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

Also known as
Previous Address 195 Latrobe Street before council street renumbering in 1889 Source: 1888 and 1889 Sands & McDougall directory
Constructed 1888
Style Victorian : 1840-1890
Architect
Builder Robinson & Stewart, 229 Dryburgh Street, Hotham

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 near Spencer

Number: 3237

Date 16/1/1888

Owner: Nippard & Williams, Railway Club Hotel

Builder: Robinson & Stewart, 229 Dryburgh Street, Hotham

Fee: £ 3.10.0

Type: two 2 storey houses, all 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 no longer exists, it was demolished to make way for construction of the Melbourne Assessment Prison.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
1850 Mr. Hugh Lang, 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 now part of the Melbourne Assessment Prison source Hatcher Index
1974 1974 Farm & Pastoral Supplies P/L & Vogue Carpets retail source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1940 1970 Miss B. Riordan, apartments source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1925 1935 Patrick Riordan, apartments source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1920 1920 Miss Mary Green source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1915 1915 Mrs. Elizabeth Junghenn source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1910 1910 Mrs. Elizabeth Hooper source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1905 1905 George Williams source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1900 1900 Mrs. Sarah Bruce source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1895 1895 James Hanley source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1890 1890 Francis L. Smart source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.

Social History

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