568 La Trobe Street

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

Also known as
Previous Address 202 Latrobe Street before council street renumbering in 1889 Source: 1888 and 1889 Sands & McDougall directory
Constructed 1880
Style Victorian : 1840-1890
Architect
Builder Mr. Philip Bevan

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 next to corner Spencer

Number: 8556

Date 19/10/1880

Owner & Builder: Philip Bevan, engineer – Latrobe & Spencer Streets.

Fee: 7.0.0

Type: four cottages, all with a private back yard gardens.

Other building work created by Philip Bevan can be seen below.

Owner Suburb Building Type Builder Build Date (YYYY MM DD) Reg #
Bevan, Philip Victoria near cnr Victoria St & Eades Place West Melbourne West Melbourne Buildings Bevan, Philip 1865 02 8 696
Bevan, Philip Victoria & Eades Place West Melbourne West Melbourne Shops Bevan, Philip 1869 03 19 3108
Bevan, Philip Latrobe Street Melbourne Houses Bevan, Philip – engineer – Latrobe & Spencer Streets 1880 10 19 8556

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 by Philip Bevan no longer exists on this site. It was demolished when council made alterations to Adderley Street.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
1880 Mr. Philip Bevan, engineer source: Hatcher Index
1850 Mr. W. Plumber, 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
1920s to date now the intersection of Latrobe & Adderley Streets, West Melbourne source Hatcher Index
1920 1920 George Whybrow source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1915 1915 Edward E. Langley source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1910 1910 William H. Preece source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1905 1905 William Brew source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1900 1900 James A. Ryan source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1895 1895 John Bates source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.
1890 1890 Ole Jensen source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.

Social History

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Context and Streetscape

Precinct

Zoning

The family dwelling built by Philip Bevan no longer exists on this site. It was demolished when council made alterations to Adderley Street.

Streetscape

Other Information

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