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Charnwood House, Charnwood Grove

The Residence of the Hon. David Moore, J.P. The Residence of the Hon. David Moore, J.P. McDonald, Donald (Photographer), H87.91/10.
Other Names  
Date Built  1851
Architect  Samuel Jackson
Builder  
Owners  Octavius Browne; Matthew Hervey; David Moore
Description  Built in the Renaissance Revival style and located in one of the highest positions in St Kilda.
History  Built as a residence for Octavius Browne. After later being sold to Matthew Hervey, pastoralist in 1854, the property was used as a temporary residence for John Manners-Sutton, governor. David Moore, merchant and politician later also owned this property. It was demolished in 1963.
Occupants  John Manners-Sutton
MMDB Entry

585 https://aai.app.unimelb.edu.au/apex/f?p=198:5:116643426974518::NO:RP:P5_ID:585

6026 https://aai.app.unimelb.edu.au/apex/f?p=198:5:111489365189846::NO:RP:P5_ID:6026

Obituaries Australia Entry http://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/moore-david-4230

Reference/s:

Johnson, P. (2018). St Kilda’s Historic Mansions. Port Phillip Heritage Centre. https://issuu.com/copponline/docs/st_kilda_mansions_2018_exhibition_catalogue_pdf/18

 

Compiled by: Sally Moore
Last updated: 26.09.20