82 Nicholson St, Fitzroy (Grantown House)

Built as a two-storey house in the 1850s, it was later extended by architect George Browne in 1871, 1876 and 1877.

Google Image – Dec 2020
Image held by Fitzroy Library. Image of Grantown House. Photo taken by Keith Ross (unknown date, probably 1970s)
Image held by Fitzroy Library. Stables of 82 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy located at its rear in Royal Lane. 1978
Image held by Fitzroy Library. Additions to this 1850’s building were made in the 1870’s. A prototype of the Boom Style. This photograph was commissioned by the Fitzroy Photographic Committee in 1986.
East Melbourne Conservation Study collection 1979 – sourced from Flickr – Graeme Butler

2 thoughts on “82 Nicholson St, Fitzroy (Grantown House)

  1. This is an incredible house. It is looking very run down in mid 2023, and I am concerned it may become so dilapidated that it will not be restorable.

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