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.

Monday, November 26, 2018

86 Evans St, Port Melbourne

November 2018

Planning application 510/2018 has been lodged with the City of Port Phillip for the demolition of the existing dwelling, outbuildings and fences and construction of a two storey dwelling with basement and boundary fences.

May 2018

This quaint former shop, formerly Demmler's Boot Shop, on the corner of Evans and Bridge St was sold by Cayzer for $868,000 on 26 May.

86 Evans St, May 2018 

In May 1981, the property was sold for $18,500. (source: realestate.com.au)

To find out more about the former residents and owners of this property, visit the Port Melbourne Historical and Preservation Society's History of a Street Precinct



Tuesday, November 13, 2018

58 Station St, Port Melbourne

10 November 2018

The property changed hands again for $860,000.

20 June 2017

The house at 58 Station St was sold by Cayzer for $964,000. It is reported that a jogger going past bought it on a whim and paid $194,000 over the reserve. 

Opposite Port Melbourne's Railway Reserves, minutes from Graham station and just a few more to the beach and Bay St, its advantages are easy to see.





Mrs Timms watches the world go by 1987
Port Melbourne Historical and Preservation Society collection 

2009

Looking a tad neglected.

26 September 2009