1037 Denman Street was on the west side of Denman Street, between Nelson Street and Comox Street.
Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 69, Lot 40 (north third of lot).
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 August 1, 2019].
|Owner:||Arkley, A. S.|
|Architect:||Mahers?, J. H.|
|Builder:||Arkley, A. S.|
|Legal Address:||DL: Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:|
|Street Name:||Denman Street|
Vancouver directory listings from 1900 to 1944.
|1900 to 1944||Arkley, Alfred Stanley|
Members of the Arkley family continued to live in the house until the early 1960s.
In 1965, the house was for rent.
From the 1970s until about 1983, National Trust Company had a branch at this location.
Since the mid-1980s, a series of restaurants has operated at 1037 Denman Street.
“Successful restaurateurs keep it all in the family,” by Judith Lane, Georgia Straight, March 21, 2007; https://www.straight.com/article-76640/successful-restaurateurs-keep-it-all-in-the-family [includes section on Maria’s Taverna].
“Hub Restaurant grand opening on Denman Street,” DH News, December 31, 2017; https://dailyhive.com/vancouver/hub-restaurant-grand-opening-on-denman-street.
“Hub restaurant closes in Vancouver’s Yaletown but may reopen in suburbs,” by Craig Takeuchi, Georgia Straight, November 7, 2017; https://www.straight.com/food/992061/hub-restaurant-closes-vancouvers-yaletown-may-reopen-suburbs.
“Pronto owner forges onward with new Italian restaurant Centro in Vancouver’s West End,” by Craig Takeuchi, Georgia Straight, April 11, 2018; https://www.straight.com/food/1056901/pronto-owner-forges-onward-new-italian-restaurant-centro-west-end.