875 Chilco Street

891 Chilco Street; 885 Chilco Street and 875 Chilco Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

891 Chilco Street; 885 Chilco Street and 875 Chilco Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

875 Chilco Street was on the southwest corner of Chilco Street and Haro Street.

Legal Description: district Lot 185; Block 67; Lot 14C.

Chilco Street between Haro Street and Barclay 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

Chilco Street between Haro Street and Barclay 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.

875 Chilco Street; 885 Chilco Street and 891 Chilco Street; Goad's Atlas of Vancouver Vol. 1, 1913; Plate 62, Chilco Street to Burrard Inlet to Stanley Park boundary to Pendrell Street; 1972-582.37.

875 Chilco Street; 885 Chilco Street and 891 Chilco Street; Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver Vol. 1, 1913; Plate 62, Chilco Street to Burrard Inlet to Stanley Park boundary to Pendrell Street; 1972-582.37.

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 February 24, 2019].

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Bigerton, J.
Architect: Grant & Henderson
Builder: Campbell, Burke & McClay
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 67 Sub: Resub: Lot: 14-15 [A-B-C-D-E of]
Date (Y-M-D): 1909-04-05
Street Number: 2014-2022 (also 875-885-891)
Street Name: Haro Street (also Chilco Street)
Value: $15,000.00
Remarks: 5 dwelling houses [2014-2022 Haro Street, 875-885-891 Chilco Street]
Reference ID: VN-3001-3001-93

Vancouver directory listings from 1911 to 1920.

1911 to 1915 Daly, Harold Mayne
1916 Alexander, Arthur
1917 to 1918 Armour, Douglas
1919 Taylor, Austin Cottrell
1920 MacKinnon, John McLellan

In the late 1920s, the house was available for rent.

Vancouver Province, March 3, 1927, page 19, column 8.

Vancouver Province, March 3, 1927, page 19, column 8.

Vancouver Sun, January 19, 1929, page 21, column 2.

Vancouver Sun, January 19, 1929, page 21, column 2.

The house continued as a residence until the early 1960s.

In April 1963, a fire damaged the house.

Vancouver Sun, April 1, 1963, page 11, columns 1-4.

Vancouver Sun, April 1, 1963, page 11, columns 1-4.

The lot later became part of the parking area for the Laguna Vista apartment building, which appeared at 2020 Haro Street in 1966.

Southwest corner of Chilco Street and Haro Street; Google Streets; searched February 24, 2019; image dated April 2009.

Southwest corner of Chilco Street and Haro Street; Google Streets; searched February 24, 2019; image dated April 2009.

Vancouver Sun, January 28, 1966, page 44, column 6.

Vancouver Sun, January 28, 1966, page 44, column 6.

Vancouver Sun, March 25, 1966, page 44, columns 7-8.

Vancouver Sun, March 25, 1966, page 44, columns 7-8.

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