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Vancouver Street – 700 Block

737 Vancouver Street

737 Vancouver Street is one of eight houses designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague for British investor Hedley Chapman. Along with 737 Vancouver Street, six of the 1892 John Teague houses are still extant. The others are: 725 Vancouver Street; 731 Vancouver Street; 743 Vancouver Street. 1012 Richardson Street; and 1011 Maclure Street.

737 Vancouver Street is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places and the Victoria Heritage Registry.

737 Vancouver Street, designed in 1892 by architect John Teague (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

Here is a map showing the location of 737 Vancouver Street:

Here is a Google Street View image of 737 Vancouver Street:

Additional Information About 737 Vancouver Street

  • Assessed Value (July 2017): $1,329,000; Land $702,000 Buildings $627,000
  • Sold on 1 September 2016 for $1,455,000
  • Assessed Value (July 2016): $1,166,000; Land $1,022,000 Buildings $144,000
  • Assessed Value (July 2015): $746,000; Land $612,000 Buildings $134,000
  • Canadian Register of Historic Places
  • Victoria Heritage Foundation

A Brief History of 737 Vancouver Street

737 Vancouver Street is one of eight adjacent houses designed and built in 1892 by architect John Teague for British investor Hedley Chapman. Along with 737 Vancouver Street, six of these 1892 John Teague houses are still extant. The others are: 725 Vancouver Street; 731 Vancouver Street; 743 Vancouver Street. 1012 Richardson Street; and 1011 Maclure Street.

737 Vancouver Street is listed on the Canadian Register of Historic Places and the Victoria Heritage Registry. It is currently configured as four rental apartments.

It was sold on 1 September 2016 for $1,455,000.

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