1831 Pendrell Street

1831 Pendrell Street - 1968 - detail from City of Vancouver Archives - CVA 1348-19 - 1831 and 1835 Pendrell north side - just west of Denman

1831 Pendrell Street – 1968 – detail from City of Vancouver Archives – CVA 1348-19 – 1831 and 1835 Pendrell north side – just west of Denman.

 

1831 Pendrell Street was on the north side of Pendrell Street, west of Denman Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 70, Lot 38 (east half of lot).

 

1800 Block Pendrell 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

1800 Block Pendrell 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.

 

1835 Pendrell Street and 1831 Pendrell Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, volume 1; Plate 63, Denman Street to Comox Street to Stanley Park boundary to English Bay; Vancouver City Archives, 1972-582.38; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-63-denman-street-to-comox-street-to-stanley-park-boundary-to-english-bay.

 

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 May 20, 2019]. However, it probably refers to 1835 Pendrell Street, which was on the west half of lot 38.

 

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Bayliss, Mary
Architect: Bayliss, Mary
Builder: Garden, W. E.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 70 Sub: Resub: Lot: 38
Date (Y-M-D): 1903-04-18
Street Number:
Street Name: Pendrell Street
Value: $1,600.00
Remarks: Frame dwelling
Reference ID: VN-8160-8161-10

 

Vancouver directory listings from 1914 to 1920:

 

1914 Aggett, Horace Westwood
1915 to 1916 Syer, Wilfred Harry
1917 Bond, Philip
1919 Greaves, Michael Mahon
1920 Norman, Wilfred Ernest

 

The house sometimes offered rental accommodation.

 

Vancouver Sun, September 25, 1922, page 12, column 3.

 

In 1935, the contents of the house were for sale by auction.

 

Vancouver Province, October 1, 1935, page 16, column 8.

 

Vancouver Province, May 27, 1938, page 24, column 4.

 

1835 Pendrell Street and 1831 Pendrell Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

 

In 1969, both 1831 Pendrell Street and 1835 Pendrell Street were for sale as a potential apartment site.

 

Vancouver Sun, June 23, 1969, page 43, column 4.

 

In October 1969, 1831 Pendrell Street was for rent.

 

Vancouver Sun, October 15, 1969, page 58, column 4.

 

 

1819 Pendrell Street: New Apartment Building

In 1980, Hale Architects applied to build a six-storey apartment building on Lot 38. The address of the proposed building was 1819 Pendrell Street.

 

Vancouver Sun, February 2, 1980, page B12, column 1.

 

In August 1981, the new building was available for rentals.

 

Vancouver Sun, August 26, 1981, page 70, columns 9-10.

 

The building later became a strata (condominium) building known as Pendrell Place.

 

1819 Pendrell Street; Google Streets, searched April 25, 2019; image dated May 2015.

 

1800 block Pendrell Street, north side; Vanmapp, City of Vancouver; http://vanmapp.vancouver.ca/pubvanmap_net/default.aspx. [Includes 1912 Goad’s map of Vancouver and property addresses in 2019.]

 

Sources

Pendrell Place, 1819 Pendrell St, Vancouver; https://condos.ca/vancouver/pendrell-place-1819-pendrell-st.

“Condo chaos bred a nightmare,” Vancouver Sun, November 17, 2001, pages B1 and B11. (describes difficulties in strata council management and “leaky condos.”)

Oldaker v. The Owners, Strata Plan VR 1008, 2007 BCSC 669 (CanLII); [2007] 12 Western Weekly Reports page 742; 71 British Columbia Law Reports (4th series) page 344; https://www.canlii.org/en/bc/bcsc/doc/2007/2007bcsc669/2007bcsc669.html.

Oldaker v. The Owners, Strata Plan VR 1008, 2010 BCCA 241; https://www.canlii.org/en/bc/bcca/doc/2010/2010bcca241/2010bcca241.html.

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