1808 Nelson Street was on the south side of Nelson Street, just west of Denman Street.
Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 69, west half of Lot 2.
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 February 5, 2019].
|Architect:||Chandler, T. W.|
|Builder:||Chandler, T. W.|
|Legal Address:||DL: 185 Block: 69 Sub: Resub: Lot: W 1/2 2|
|Street Name:||Nelson Street|
|Remarks:||Frame d house|
Vancouver directory listings from 1907 to 1923.
|1910 to 1912||Innes, Anthony William Vancouver|
|1913 to 1914||Boyes, Harold Baldwin|
|1915 to 1923||Archibald, Mayne Bernard|
From 1954 to 1956, the house was for sale.
The house was for sale again in 1965 and 1966.
In May 1988, a firm of architects applied for a development permit to build an eight-storey apartment building on the property (and apparently on the property at 1826 Nelson Street as well).
In July 1988, the architects applied to increase the height of the building to 11 storeys.
The Admiral Point apartments appeared at 1838 Nelson Street in 1989.