885 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/.

885 Chilco Street was on the west side of Chilco Street, between Haro Street and Barclay Street.

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

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 1927.

1911 to 1913 Kavanagh, James Charles
1915 Brooks, Harry Keyes
1916 to 1917 Douglas, Charles Stanford
1918 Sandison, David Tresselt
1919 Douglas, Mrs. Charles Stanford
1920 to 1927 Alexander, Arthur

In 1927, the house was available to rent.

Vancouver Province, September 22, 1927, page 23, column 8.

Vancouver Province, September 22, 1927, page 23, column 8.

In 1942, a suite in the house was available for rent.

Vancouver Province, June 4, 1942, page 20, column 7.

Vancouver Province, June 4, 1942, page 20, column 7.

In 1953, the house was for sale.

Vancouver Sun, October 28, 1953, page 44, column 7.

Vancouver Sun, October 28, 1953, page 44, column 7.

The house continued to offer rental accommodation until the early 1960s.

Vancouver Sun, September 7, 1963, page 36, column 6 [portion of advertisement].

Vancouver Sun, September 7, 1963, page 36, column 6 [portion of advertisement].

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.

4 thoughts on “885 Chilco Street

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