2042 Pendrell Street

2042 Pendrell Street; detail from Vancouver house; William James Topley – Library and Archives Canada – PA-009550; http://data2.archives.ca/ap/a/a009550.jpg.

 

2042 Pendrell Street; May 18, 1913, View from the Sylvia Court Apartments; Vancouver City Archives, AM1376: 2013-002.1; https://www.vancouverarchives.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/2013-002.1.jpg.

 

2042 Pendrell Street was on the south side of Pendrell Street, between Chilco Street and Park Road.

Legal Description: District Lot: 185; Block 71; north part of east half of Lot 17.

 

2000 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

2000 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.

 

2046 Pendrell Street and 2042 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 are no references to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1[searched July 30, 2019].

 

Vancouver directory listings from 1907 to 1920.

1907 to 1912 McDougall, William
1913 Gower, William D.
1914 Read, John A.
1915 to 1917 Maitland, Royal Lethington (son of Robert Reid Maitland)
1918 to 1931 McDougall, Mrs. Minnie (wife of William McDougall)

 

From the 1940s through the 1950s, the house was a private residence. It also provided rental accommodation from time to time.

 

Vancouver Province, May 11, 1940, page 29, column 5.

 

2046 Pendrell Street and 2042 Pendrell Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

 

2042 Pendrell Street, 1962; detail from West End from the air, Vancouver City Archives; Air P96; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/west-end-from-air.

 

By 1968, this lot was part of the site of The Flamingo apartment building, which has an address of 2061 Beach Avenue.

 

2000 block of Pendrell Street, south 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.]

Vancouver Sun, November 15, 1968, page 47, column 1.

Vancouver Sun, November 15, 1968, page 47, column 1.

 

2061 Beach Avenue; Google Streets; searched March 8, 2019; image dated August 2011.

2061 Beach Avenue; Google Streets; searched March 8, 2019; image dated August 2011.

 

Sources

Hollyburn Properties Limited; Flamingo, 2061 Beach Avenue, Vancouver, BC; https://www.hollyburn.com/building/flamingo/.

Flamingo Apartments, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; http://urbandb.com/canada/british-columbia/vancouver/flamingo-apartments/index.html#.XINjqiJKjIU.