2040 Nelson Street

2000 Block Nelson Street - south side - about 1910 - postcard Residences on Nelson Street - Vancouver BC

2000 Block Nelson Street – south side – about 1910 – postcard Residences on Nelson Street – Vancouver BC

2040 Nelson Street - 1908- detail from Vancouver City Archives - PAN P103 - [View of the 1900 Block and 2000 Block of Nelson Street]; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/view-of-1900-block-and-2000-block-of-nelson-street;rad

2040 Nelson Street – 1908- detail from Vancouver City Archives – PAN P103 – [View of the 1900 Block and 2000 Block of Nelson Street]; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/view-of-1900-block-and-2000-block-of-nelson-street;rad

2040 Nelson Street - 1908- stained glass window on west wall - detail from Vancouver City Archives - PAN P103 - [View of the 1900 Block and 2000 Block of Nelson Street]; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/view-of-1900-block-and-2000-block-of-nelson-street;rad

2040 Nelson Street – 1908- stained glass window on west wall – detail from Vancouver City Archives – PAN P103 – [View of the 1900 Block and 2000 Block of Nelson Street]; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/view-of-1900-block-and-2000-block-of-nelson-street;rad

2040 Nelson Street - City of Vancouver Archives - detail from CVA 1348-2 - [House at] 2040 Nelson; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/house-at-2040-nelson;rad

2040 Nelson Street – 1968 – City of Vancouver Archives – detail from CVA 1348-2 – [House at] 2040 Nelson; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/house-at-2040-nelson;rad

2040 Nelson Street - rear - 1968 - City of Vancouver Archives - detail from CVA 1348-3 - [House at] 2040 Nelson - rear view; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/house-at-2040-nelson-rear-view;rad

2040 Nelson Street – rear – 1968 – City of Vancouver Archives – detail from CVA 1348-3 – [House at] 2040 Nelson – rear view; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/house-at-2040-nelson-rear-view;rad

2040 Nelson Street was a shingle-style house on the south side of Nelson Street, between Chilco Street and Stanley Park.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 69, Lot 16.

2000 Block Nelson 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

2000 Block Nelson 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

George William Grant  (1852-1925) and Alexander Ernest Henderson (1873-1927) designed this house in 1906: “Nelson Street, residence for Almeron S. Cross, 1906 ([Contract Record], xvii, 14 March 1906, 4).” [http://dictionaryofarchitectsincanada.org/architects/view/1596].

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 January 25, 2014].

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Cross, A. S.
Architect: Cross, A. S.
Builder: Nichol & McLeod
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:
Date (Y-M-D): 1909-03-30
Street Number: 2040
Street Name: Nelson Street
Value: $525.00
Remarks: Frame stable
Reference ID: VN-3002-3002-199

Vancouver directory listings for 2040 Nelson Street”

1907 to 1915 and 1920 Cross, Almeron Soper
1916 to 1919 Oppenheimer, Milton

 

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