55 Canning Street

55 Canning Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
photographer: Sue Scarfe 2022

Also known as
Previous Address
Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

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Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW Map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan

Building Details

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Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features




  • Fence
    Brick

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Fence
    Cast Iron

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Building Ornamentation
    Cast Iron

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Doors
    Timber

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Building Ornamentation
    Other metal

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Building Ornamentation
    Concrete

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Windows
    Glass

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Windows
    Timber

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Building Ornamentation
    Brick

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Lacework
    Cast Iron

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Building Ornamentation
    Cast Iron

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Building Ornamentation
    Timber

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Fin Wall
    Concrete

    photographer Sue Scarfe


  • Chimney
    Brick

    photographer Sue Scarfe



Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
Mr. J. Wright, 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
1920 Mary Flynn, nee Naughton http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article171053456 source: The Advocate
1902 John and Mary Flynn, nee Naughton http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article9063106 source: The Argus

Social History

No Entries Found


Context and Streetscape

Precinct

This property sits 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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