847 Denman Street was at the northwest corner of Denman Street and Haro Street.
Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 66, Lot 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 December 31, 2018].
|Owner:||Austin, A. E.|
|Architect:||Dixon & Murray|
|Builder:||Dixon & Murray|
|Legal Address:||DL: Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:|
|Street Name:||Denman Street|
Vancouver directory listings from 1903 to 1931:
|1903 to 1905||Miller, Joseph Elwood|
|1906 to 1909||McLennan, Peter Andrew|
|1910||Springer, Hugh Edward Nelson (son of Frances Mary Springer)|
|1911||Fraser, George Valentine|
|1912 to 1914||Robertson, Gideon|
|1915 to 1931||Austin, Albert Ernest|
In 1904, burglars broke into the house.
By the late 1930s, the house had become a rooming house.
Since about 1951, a low-rise series of shops has been on the site.