1869 Pendrell Street

1877 Pendrell Street and 1869 Pendrell Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

 

1869 Pendrell Street was on the north side of Pendrell Street, east of Chilco Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185; Block 70; east half of Lot 35.

 

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.

 

1877 Pendrell Street and 1869 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 September 1, 2019].

 

District: Vancouver
Permit: 4500
Owner: Thompson, J. B.
Architect: Thompson, J. B.
Builder: Thompson, J. B.
Legal Address: DL: Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:
Date (Y-M-D): 1913-03-07
Street Number: 1869
Street Name: Pendrell Street
Value: $175.00
Remarks: Dwelling house
Reference ID: VN-3400-3401-379

 

 

Vancouver directory listings from 1909 to 1920.

1909 to 1916 Thomson, James Bain
1912 Doud, Charles
1917 Malcolm, James
1918 Bond, Mrs. Philip
1919 Bond, Philip
1920 McCausland, Robert

 

In 1917, the contents of the house were for sale by auction.

 

Vancouver Province, October 3, 1917, page 17, column 5.

 

From the 1920s to the 1960s, the house often advertised rental accommodation.

 

Vancouver Province, September 28, 1922, page 18, column 8.

 

In 1925, the house was for sale.

 

Vancouver Province, February 11, 1925, page 18, column 8.

 

In 1927, there was a chimney fire in the house.

 

Vancouver Province, June 4, 1927, page 22, column 7.

 

The house continued to offer rental accommodations.

 

Calgary Herald, June 28, 1935, page 19, column 2.

 

Vancouver Province, October 3, 1944, page 16, column 8.

 

In 1947, the house was for sale.

 

Vancouver Sun, October 11, 1947, page 41, column 4.

 

Vancouver Sun, November 26, 1955, page 38, column 7.

 

Vancouver Sun, September 23, 1960, page 41, column 1 [L.H.K rm: light housekeeping room].

1877 Pendrell Street and 1869 Pendrell Street, 1962; detail from West End from the air, Vancouver City Archives; Air P96; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/west-end-from-air.

 

By 1966, the lot was part of the site of Pacific Sands Apartments at 1122 Gilford Street.

 

Vancouver Sun, March 30, 1966, page 46, column 6.

Vancouver Sun, March 30, 1966, page 46, column 6.

 

The Pacific Sands, 1122 Gilford Street, https://pacific-sands.com/

The Pacific Sands, 1122 Gilford Street, https://pacific-sands.com/

 

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