1086 Denman Street

1076 Denman Street; 1080 Denman Street; 1084 Denman Street; 1094 Denman Street; “[Stores on Denman Street,” Vancouver City Archives; 1928; Str N267.1; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/stores-on-denman-street.

 

1086 Denman Street is on the east side of Denman Street, near the southeast corner of Denman Street and Comox Street. It appears to be part of the same house that has an address of 1084 Denman Street.

Legal Description: District Lot: 185; Block: 60; south portion of Lot 14.

 

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.

 

 

1076 Denman Street; 1080 Denman Street; 1084 Denman Street; 1094 Denman Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver Volume 1; 1913-1920; Chas. E. Goad Company; Plate 55; Vancouver City Archives; Item : 1972-582.39 – Plate 64 [Cardero Street to Comox Street to Denman Street to Beach Avenue/Burnaby Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-64-cardero-street-to-comox-street-to-denman-street-to-beach-avenue-burnaby-street.

 

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 20, 2019]. (The actual name of the owner, architect and builder may be William Hallert. Further information on Mr. Hallert appears on the page for William Hallert: https://westendvancouver.wordpress.com/biographies-a-m/biographies-h/hallert-william-1859-1906/.)

 

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Halbert, Wm.
Architect: Halbert, Wm.
Builder: Halbert, Wm.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 60 Sub: Resub: Lot: 14
Date (Y-M-D): 1902-02-07
Street Number:
Street Name: Denman Street & Comox Street (cor)
Value: $3,600.00
Remarks: Three frame dwellings, three stone foundations
Reference ID: VN-8216-8217-5

 

Vancouver directory references from 1909 to 1920.

 

1909 Keefer, Charles Edward
1910 Wilson, Albert Arthur
1911 Burton, George Guy
1912 Leslie, Charles William
1913 Carr, Miss Emj
1914 Vacant
1919 Cox, John Lee
1920 Field, John Thomas

 

The house often provided rental accommodations for businesses, sometimes with living spaces at the rear.

 

Vancouver Province, October 9, 1912, page 22, column 5.

 

 

Vancouver Province, January 2, 1929, page 23, column 3.

 

Vancouver Province, July 25, 1930, page 22, column 4.

 

Vancouver Province, April 21, 1932, page 19, column 3.

 

Vancouver Province, August 20, 1936, page 16, column 2.

 

Vancouver Province, July 8, 1938, page 23, column 1.

 

Vancouver Province, November 1, 1940, page 29, column 5.

 

Vancouver Province, January 21, 1966, page 26, column 2.

 

 

Vancouver Province, August 4, 1992, page A14, columns 4-5.

 

The building still exists in 2020.

 

1086 Denman Street and 1088 Denman Street; Google Streets; searched February 10, 2020; image dated May 2019.

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