Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 70, Lot 4.
There are no references to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits:http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched February 6, 2014].
Vancouver directory listings from 1908 to 1920:
|1908 and 1909||Healy, John Justin|
|1910 to 1913||Sharpe, Walter|
|1914 to 1918||Wilson, Philip Aitken|
|1919 and 1920||Farris, Wendell Burpee|
In 1914, a mortgage lender sold the property by auction.
In the 1920s, the house began to be a rooming house.
In 1935, a fire damaged the upper rooms of the house.
After the repairs to the damage from the fire, the house continued to operate as a rooming house.
The house continued to offer rental accommodation until the early 1960s.
By 1966, the lot was part of the site of the El Cid Apartments at 1850 Comox Street.