66 Molesworth Street

66 Molesworth Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
photographer: Stephen Hatcher

Also known as
Previous Address
Constructed 1866
Architect Crouch & Wilson, Architects

Timelapse Building Images


Designed by Crouch & Wilson, Architects. Image held by North Melbourne Library.

photographer, Graeme Butler 1983

Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW Map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan showing Mr. S.G. King was the first Crown land purchaser of this site.

Building Details

Crouch and Wilson, architects, invite TENDERS for the ERECTION of COTTAGE RESIDENCE, Molesworth Street, Hotham, for Mr. G. S. King. Drawings, &c., 49 Elizabeth Street Melbourne.

source: The Argus Monday 6 March 1865 page 3

Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features

  • Fence

    photographer Stephen Hatcher

  • Gate

    photographer Stephen Hatcher

  • Steps

    photographer Stephen Hatcher

  • Doors

    photographer Stephen Hatcher

  • Walls

    photographer Stephen Hatcher

  • Lacework
    Cast Iron

    photographer Stephen Hatcher

  • Building Ornamentation

    photographer Stephen Hatcher

Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

Significantly important early timber designed home by Crouch & Wilson, Architects for Mr. Samuel G. King in 1865.


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Social History

Samuel G. King was the first Crown land purchaser in 1865.

source: The Argus 1865

Context and Streetscape



Other Information


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