1958 Barclay Street

1958 Barclay Street, May 6, 1949; detail from Site of accident at the corner of Barclay and Chilco streets; Vancouver Public Library VPL Accession Number 80904A; http://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/2083/80904A.jpg.

1958 Barclay Street, May 6, 1949; detail from Site of accident at the corner of Barclay and Chilco streets; Vancouver Public Library VPL Accession Number 80904A; http://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/2083/80904A.jpg.

 

1958 Barclay Street was on the south side of Barclay Street, between Gilford Street and  Chilco Street.

Legal description: District Lot: 185; Block 68; Lot 12.

 

1900 Block Barclay Street - Detail from Insurance plan - City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901 - Sheet 43 - Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Barclay Street – Detail from Insurance plan – City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901 – Sheet 43 – Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

 

1900 Block Barclay Street – Detail from Insurance plan – City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903 – Sheet 43 – Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Barclay Street – Detail from Insurance plan – City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903 – Sheet 43 – Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

 

1900 block Barclay Street - South side - Detail from Goad's Atlas of the City of Vancouver - 1912 - Vol 1 - Plate 8 - Barclay Street to English Bay and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Barclay Street – South side – Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the City of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 8 – Barclay Street to English Bay and Cardero Street to Stanley Park.

 

 

1958 Barclay Street; 1913, detail from Denman Street to Haro Street to Chilco Street to Comox Street; 1972-582.29 – Plate 54; Reference code: AM1594-MAP 383-: 1972-582.29; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-54-denman-street-to-haro-street-to-chilco-street-to-comox-street.

1958 Barclay Street; 1913, detail from Denman Street to Haro Street to Chilco Street to Comox Street; 1972-582.29 – Plate 54; Reference code: AM1594-MAP 383-: 1972-582.29; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-54-denman-street-to-haro-street-to-chilco-street-to-comox-street.

 

In June 1907, the City of Vancouver issued a building permit for this lot. The owner was William Tuff Whiteway, and the value of the construction was $7,000.

There is one reference to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched January 11, 2020].

 

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Whiteway, W. T.
Architect:
Builder:
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 68 Sub: Resub: Lot: 12
Date (Y-M-D): 1907-06-14
Street Number: [1958]
Street Name: Barclay Street
Value: $7,000.00
Remarks: Frame dwelling [WP 10145 issued June-12-1907; VDW June-14-1907 p3; PROV June-22-1907 p26;]

 

Vancouver Province, June 22, 1907, page 26, column 5.

 

Vancouver directory listings for 1958 Barclay Street from 1908 to 1926.

 

1908 to 1916 Whiteway, William Tuff
1917 to 1919 Campbell, Duncan Robert
1920 to 1926 Macrae, John Kenneth

 

Members of the William Tuff Whiteway family later lived in the house until the late 1950s.

Rooms in the house were available for rent from time to time until the early 1960s.

 

Vancouver Province, June 12, 1932, page 18, column 8.

Vancouver Province, June 12, 1932, page 18, column 8.

 

Vancouver Sun, October 2, 1954, page 43, column 8.

Vancouver Sun, October 2, 1954, page 43, column 8.

 

Vancouver Province, March 19, 1962, page 28, column 2.

Vancouver Province, March 19, 1962, page 28, column 2.

 

 

1958 Barclay Street, 1954; detail from First Beach; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

1958 Barclay Street, 1954; detail from First Beach; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

 

By early 1963, an apartment building called “Lagoon Villa” had appeared on the site.

 

Vancouver Sun, February 8, 1963, page 33, column 2.

Vancouver Sun, February 8, 1963, page 33, column 2.

 

1958 Barclay Street; Google Streets; searched January 26, 2019; image dated April 2009.

1958 Barclay Street; Google Streets; searched January 26, 2019; image dated April 2009.

 

Lagoon Villa, 1958 Barclay Street; Living Balance Investment Group.

Lagoon Villa, 1958 Barclay Street; Living Balance Investment Group.

 

 

Sources

Lagoon Villa, 1958 Barclay Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada; http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=59233.

Lagoon Villa Apartments, 1958 Barclay Street, sales brochure, by Avison Young; http://images3.loopnet.com/d2/yeYQd9DywPrh9A3MYDXx1AZLHrJU5QX8_M1SiBKsxaM/document.pdf.

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