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Government Street – 1000 Block

1001-1005 Government Street / 602 Broughton Street – the Hamley Building

The Hamley Building at 1001-1005 Government Street and 602 Broughton Street was built in 1885.

It was originally designed as a three storey building. The fourth floor was added in 1912.

The Hamley Building is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

The Hamley Building, 1001-1005 Government Street and 602 Broughton Street. Built in 1885. (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing)

Here is a map showing the location of the Hamley Building at 1001-1005 Government Street / 602 Broughton Street, at the intersection of Broughton Street:

Here is a Google Street View image of the Hamley Building, 1001-1005 Government Street / 602 Broughton Street:

Additional Information About the Hamley Building,

1001-1005 Government Street / 602 Broughton Street

  • Assessed Value (July 2017): $4,438,000; Land – $2,739,000, Buildings – $1,699,000
  • Assessed Value (July 2016): $2,709,000; Land – $1,216,000, Buildings – $1,493,000
  • Assessed Value (July 2015): $2,862,000; Land – $1,014,000, Buildings – $1,848,000
  • Assessed Value (July 2014): $2,862,000; Land – $935,000, Buildings – $1,927,000
  • Canadian Register of Historic Places

A Brief History of the Hamley Building,

1001-1005 Government Street / 602 Broughton Street

The Hamley Building at 1001-1005 Government Street and 602 Broughton Street was built in 1885 on what had been the site of the Fort Victoria garden.

It was originally designed as a three storey building. The fourth floor was added in 1912.

The Hamley Building is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

Here are links to some historic photographs of the Hamley Building:

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