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.

Friday, June 21, 2019

8 Turville Place, Port Melbourne

June 2019

The site has been cleared in preparation for three 3 storey dwellings.

Planning history

Planning application 712/2017 was lodged on 18 August 2017, refused by the Council on 26 February 2018, and finally approved on appeal to VCAT on 14 March 2018.

1 April 2017

The property was sold on 1 April 2017 for $1,790,000.

photo: Cayzer
In 1988 it was sold for $175,000.

Saturday, June 15, 2019

4 Little Dow St, Port Melbourne

15 June 2019

The compact 50sq m home fetched $715,000 after competitive bidding from six parties.

Joe Gomory built the townhouse at the back of his own property at 141 Graham St in 1994, for his son, and extended it last year.

Mr Gomory bought the property which stretched from Graham St to Little Dow St at auction for $445,000 in 1992. 

The property was sold by Frank Callaghan of Frank Gordon Real Estate.

source: Port Melbourne auction: compact beach pad smashes reserve