Evolving Port

Port Melbourne and Fishermans Bend change. Houses are changed or demolished and new forms of housing take their place. Port Houses records some of these changes.

03 December 2017

178 Princes St, Port Melbourne

December 2017

The house begins to fray with neglect since its future demolition is certain.

July 2017

This house was sold on 29 July for $2.73 million for its 324sq m block. The house was built in 1967.

Chisholm and Gamon agent Mr Kett said that all prospective purchasers pursued the property 'with the same intention — to demolish it and replace it with a new home or homes'.