Downtown Victoria Tour
Richardson Street – 1000 Block
1012 Richardson Street

1012 Richardson Street is one of a grouping of eight houses designed and built by architect John Teague for British investor Hedley Chapman. Six of the original eight houses are still standing. Along with 1012 Richardson Street these surviving John Teague designs are: 725 Vancouver Street; 731 Vancouver Street; 737 Vancouver Street; 743 Vancouver Street; and 1011 Maclure Street.

1012 Richardson Street is listed on the City of Victoria Heritage Register and the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

1012 Richardson Street, built in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

Here is a map showing the location of 1012 Richardson Street:

Additional Information About 1012 Richardson Street

A Brief History of 1012 Richardson Street

1012 Richardson Street is one of a grouping of eight houses designed and built by architect John Teague for British investor Hedley Chapman. Six of the original eight houses are still standing. Along with 1012 Richardson Street these surviving John Teague designs are: 725 Vancouver Street; 731 Vancouver Street; 737 Vancouver Street; 743 Vancouver Street; and 1011 Maclure Street.

1012 Richardson Street is listed on the City of Victoria Heritage Register and the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

In 1979 owner Bill Murphy won a Hallmark Society Award for his meticulous restoration of this house.

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