64 Batman Street

64 Batman Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003

Also known as
Previous Address 64 was previously known as 218 Franklin Street before street renumbering. Source: 1895 Sands & McDougall directory

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Land Details

Building Details

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Subsequent Building Alterations

The magnificent Victorian terrace on this land was demolished and replaced by the current MFB station.

Architectural Features

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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes


From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher index
Mr. Thomas Stevens, 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


From To Resident More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher index
1933 August Andres Raymond Albert, Police Constable http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article205070459 source: The Age 1934
1895 Newton H. Scown http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197204809 1895 Sands & McDougall directory

Social History

Context and Streetscape


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

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