97 Stanley Street

97 Stanley Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003
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Timelapse Building Images

2004

source: http://maps.melbourne.vic.gov.au/

1983

source photographer Graeme Butler

Land Details

  1. Old Title 1961 showing Doris Jones was the property owner.
  2. 1895 MMBW map
  3. Compiled Crown Record Plan showing the house straddles across two titles originally purchased by Mr. J. A. Hay on lot 10 and Mr. McKendrick’s lot 9 on section 52 in West Melbourne.

Building Details

From a general observation of 95 and 97 Stanley Street, one can see they share a party wall between them and the parapet peaks in the middle which might indicate they were both constructed as a pair of homes by the same builder.

Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features

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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
1961 Doris Jones from the original title.

Residents

From To Resident More Info Data Source
1898 John Searson source The Argus 4/4/1898

Social History

On the 2nd of April 1898, at 97 Stanley Street West Melbourne, the wife of John Searson gave birth to a son, both doing well.

The Argus 4/4/1898


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Context and Streetscape

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