Evolving Port

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

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

218 Esplanade West, Port Melbourne

30 May 2017
When these inter-war houses built on the former Sandridge Lagoon change hands, they generally make way for new development.
This house, with two street frontages and adjacent to Edwards Park, is unlikely to survive.

218 Esplanade West, 2017
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Dow St, Port Melbourne

30 May 2017

This house in lamentably poor condition is one to keep an eye on. These very simple houses are very early Port.