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FORMER NORTH PARK

Location

69 WOODLAND STREET ESSENDON, Moonee Valley City

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Victorian Heritage Register (VHR) Number

H1286

Heritage Overlay Number

HO128

Level of Significance

Registered

Extent of Registration

NOTICE OF REGISTRATION As Executive Director for the purpose of the Heritage Act, I give notice under Section 46 that the Victorian Heritage Register is amended by including ... more

Statement of Significance

North Park, now known as the Australian Headquarters of the St Columban Mission, was the home of Alexander McCracken, renowned brewer and sportsman. The 42 roomed mansion was built in 1888 by builder D. Sinclair for the cost of £10,750 to the design of Henry Kemp of the prominent Victorian architectural firm of Oakden, Addison & Kemp. In the tradition of the baronial mansions of wealthy British industrialists, the residence was built to symbolise its owner's prosperity ... more

Year Construction Started 1888
Architectural Style Federation/Edwardian Period (1902-c.1918) Domestic Queen Anne
Heritage Act Categories Registered place
Municipality MOONEE VALLEY CITY

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