2043 Pendrell Street

2043 Pendrell Street, about 1919; detail from Lodge, Stanley Park; Vancouver City Archives, CVA 677-972; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/lodge-stanley-park.

 

2043 Pendrell Street was on the north side of Pendrell Street, west of Chilco Street. It was in a block of closely-packed houses on fairly narrow lots. There was also a small cottage at the rear of the property.

 

2043 Pendrell Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

 

 

2043 Pendrell Street; 1962; detail from West End from the air, Vancouver City Archives; Air P96; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/west-end-from-air.

 

Legal Description: District Lot 185; Block 70; east half of Lot 24.

 

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.

 

 

2067 Pendrell Street; 2063 Pendrell Street; 2057 Pendrell Street; 2051 Pendrell Street; 2047 Pendrell Street; 2037 Pendrell Street; 2029 Pendrell Street; 1913, detail from Chilco Street to Burrard Inlet to Stanley Park boundary to Pendrell Street; 1972-582.37 – Plate 62; Reference code: AM1594-MAP 383-: 1972-582.37; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-62-chilco-street-to-burrard-inlet-to-stanley-park-boundary-to-pendrell-street.

 

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 August 26, 2019].

 

Vancouver directory listings from 1907 to 1920.

 

1907 to 1912 Pengelley, Robert John
1913 Batey, Robert Bruce
1914 Hogg, John Pitcairn
1915 to 1918 Chasteney, Alfred Gunton
1915 Kenyon, George Frederick (rear of 2043 Pendrell)
1919 to 1920 Barnes, John Wickham
1919 Dinning, Ernest C. (rear of 2043 Pendrell)
1920 Morgan, George (rear of 2043 Pendrell)

 

From the 1920s through the 1950s, the house was a private residence that offered self-contained suites for rent.

 

Vancouver Province, March 29, 1939, page 20, column 7.

 

In 1940 and 1941, the property was for sale, including both the main house and the cottage at the rear of the property.

 

Vancouver Province, September 12, 1940, page 18, column 8.

 

 

Vancouver Province, April 5, 1941, page 27, column 7.

 

The house continued to offer rental accommodations.

 

Vancouver Sun, August 2, 1946, page 21, column 1.

 

 

Vancouver Sun, February 4, 1956, page 37, column 6.

 

The house continued to offer rental accommodations until the early 1960s.

 

Bungalow at Rear of 2043 Pendrell Street

Along with the main house on the lot, there was a three-room bungalow cottage at the rear of the property. It was often for rent.

In 1913, the cottage at the rear was for rent with a one-year lease. (The “R.J.P.” in the advertisement below was Robert John Pengelley.)

 

Vancouver Province, August 13, 1913, page 19, column 3.

 

In 1926, the contents of the cottage at the rear were for sale by auction.

 

 

Vancouver Province, October 2, 1926, page 17, column 6.

 

Vancouver Province, March 24, 1939, page 25, column 2.

 

The entire lot, including both the main house and the cottage at the rear, later became part of the lot for Panorama Place apartments. Further information appears on the page for 2055 Pendrell Street.

 

Vancouver Sun, March 27, 1965, page 45, columns 1-2.

 

2055 Pendrell Street; Panorama Place; Google Streets; searched April 22, 2019; image dated May 2012.

 

8 thoughts on “2043 Pendrell Street

  1. Pingback: John Pitcairn Hogg (1886-1950) | westendvancouver

  2. Pingback: Robert Bruce Batey (1875-1945) | westendvancouver

  3. Pingback: John Wickham Barnes (about 1888-1971) | westendvancouver

  4. Pingback: Alfred Gunton Chasteney (1858-1936) | westendvancouver

  5. Pingback: George Frederick (“Fred”) Kenyon (1883-1915) | westendvancouver

  6. Pingback: Ernest C. Dinning | WestEndVancouver

  7. Pingback: George Morgan (1896-after 1940) | WestEndVancouver

  8. Pingback: Robert John Pengelley (1871-1961) | WestEndVancouver

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