Downtown Victoria Tour
Wharf Street – 1200 Block

This building at 1244-1252 Wharf Street, at the intersection of Wharf Street and Yates Street, was originally built in 1882 by architect John Teague for James Yates, a leading landowner in 19th century Victoria. It is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places as the Yates Block.

1244-1252 Yates Street, originally built in 1882 architect John Teague with subsequent additions in 1892 and 1896.

1244-1252 Wharf Street, originally built in 1882 architect John Teague with subsequent additions in 1892 and 1896.

1244-1252 Wharf Street, originally built in 1882 architect John Teague with subsequent additions in 1892 and 1896.

1244-1252 Wharf Street, originally built in 1882 architect John Teague with subsequent additions in 1892 and 1896.

Here is a map showing the location of 1244-1252 Wharf Street:

Additional Information About 1244-1252 Wharf Street

  • Assessed Value (July 2017): $2.319,000; Land $835,000; Buildings $1,484,000
  • Assessed Value (July 2016): $2.125,000; Land $568,000; Buildings $1,557,000
  • Canadian Register of Historic Places

 

A Brief History of 1244-1252 Wharf Street    

It is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places as the Yates Block.

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