1835 Pendrell Street

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

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

1835 Pendrell Street was on the north side of Pendrell Street, west of Denman Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 70, Lot 38 (west 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 probable 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].

 

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 1903 to 1925:

 

1903 Bayliss, Frederick
1904 to 1917 Straube, Valerian Jacob
1918 to 1919 Hemeon, Center Gibbs
1920 to 1925 Dunell, Basil

 

The house continued as a private residence from the 1930s to the 1960s. From time to time, offers of rental accommodation appeared in the local newspapers.

 

Vancouver Province, October 12, 1933, page 19, column 1.

 

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.

 

1835 Pendrell Street continued to offer rental accommodation.

 

Vancouver Sun, October 29, 1969, page 68, column 6.

 

 

1819 Pendrell Street

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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