|Date of Purchase:||1857.12.21|
|Date of 1st sale:||?1866|
|Date of Subdivision:||1918|
James McCulloch purchased this allotment at the Government Land Sale held on 21 December 1857. It was probably sold a short time later to a new owner who commissioned Lloyd Tayler architect to design a villa on the site in the Cottage orné style. See Fernacres.
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|1.||Argus 1857.12.22 p.4||Crown Land Sale
The Melbourne monthly series of Government land sales were resumed yesterday at Messrs. W. M. Tenant and Co.'s rooms. The attendance was by no means numerous. ...
Suburban Lots, Prahran County of Bourke, Parish of Prahran. Fronting Alma road, lot 3, 5 acres and 12 perches, £90 per acre, James McCulloch
|2.||Argus 1863.07.25 p.3||
Tenders are invited until August 5, inclusive for the erection of a villa in the Alma road east, St Kilda. Lloyd Tayler, architect.