1048 Denman Street

1034 Denman Street; 1040 Denman Street; 1048 Denman Street; and 1054 Denman Street; 1000 Block Denman Street, east side; 1962; detail from West End from the air, Vancouver City Archives; Air P96; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/west-end-from-air.

 

1048 Denman Street was on the east side of Denman Street, between Nelson Street and Comox Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185; Block 59; south half of Lot 15.

 

Denman Street - between Nelson Street and Comox Street - 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

Denman Street – between Nelson Street and Comox Street – 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.

 

 

1034 Denman Street; 1040 Denman Street; 1048 Denman Street; 1054 Denman Street; detail from Chas. E. Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1, Plate 55 [Cardero Street to Haro Street to Denman Street to Comox Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-55-cardero-street-to-haro-street-to-denman-street-to-comox-street.

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 1, 2020].

Vancouver directory listings from 1905 to 1923.

 

1905 to 1910 Gould, John
1911 to 1912 Anderson, Robert Fenwick
1913 to 1914 Fleming, Hugh Lindsay
1915 to 1917 Vacant
1918 to 1923 Lytle, Andrew Garland

 

In the mid-1920s, the house was offering rooms for rent.

 

Vancouver Province, September 17, 1925, page 18, column 4.

 

In 1926, the contents of the house were for sale by auction.

 

Vancouver Province, September 19, 1926, page 30, column 5.

 

The house continued to offer rental accommodations.

 

Vancouver Province, December 16, 1939, page 29, column 6.

 

 

1000 Block Denman Street, east side; 1954; detail from BO-54-211 : First Beach; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

 

 

In 1957, the house was for sale.

 

Vancouver Sun, November 9, 1957, page 45, column 3.

 

 

1000 Block Denman Street, east side; 1957; detail from Aerial view of the West End showing the increase of apartment buildings west of Cardero Street; Vancouver City Archives; Dist P133; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/aerial-view-of-west-end-showing-increase-of-apertment-buildings-west-of-cadero-street.

 

 

The property later became part of the Denman Place complex.

 

Vancouver Province, June 19, 1968, page 17, columns 2-4.

 

Further information appears on the page for 1008 Denman Street.

 

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