1860 Alberni Street

1860 Alberni Street; 1800 block of Alberni Street (south side) and 700 block of Gilford Street (east side); about 1960; Vancouver: From Milltown to Metropolis, by Alan Morley; Vancouver, Mitchell Press, 1961, facing page 210; original photograph by George Allen Aerial Photos.


1860 Alberni Street was on the south side of Alberni Street, between Denman Street and Gilford Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 65, east half of Lot 25.


1800 Block Alberni Street - Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1800 Block Alberni Street – Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park.


1878 Alberni Street, 1860 Alberni Street and 1850 Alberni Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.

There are no direct references to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched March 18, 2019].


Vancouver directory listings from 1910 to 1926.


1910 to 1911 Beckett, Alfred
1912 to 1926 Nesbit, George


In later years, the house offered rental accommodations.


Vancouver Province, February 15, 1969, page 31.


Vancouver Sun, August 2, 1973, page 57, column 3.


In 1975, a developer applied for a permit to build a three-storey apartment building with an address of 1830 Alberni Street. The lot that included 1860 Alberni Street was part of the site.


Vancouver Sun, November 29, 1975, page 51, columns 1-2.


By October 1976, a new building called Garden Court was on the site.


Vancouver Sun, October 29, 1976, page 61, columns 2-3 [portion of advertisement].

1830 Alberni Street; Google Streets; searched March 19, 2019; image dated May 2017.


In 2018, the owners of the condominiums dissolved the strata corporation and sold 1830 Alberni Street.


Price $52,000,000
No. of Units 53
Price/Unit $981,132
Lot Size 21,615 SF
Property Type Multi-family
Zoning RM-5B
City Vancouver
Province B.C.
Name of Brokerage Macdonald Commercial Real Estate Services Ltd.


West End strata dissolution sale fetches $52M; April 18, 2018; https://www.vancourier.com/real-estate/west-end-strata-dissolution-sale-fetches-52m-1.23272077.

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