Basic Site Details

Name: Glencairn for James Urie
Town, district or village: Flemington
City or county: Victoria
Country: Australia
Grid ref:
Notes: North Melbourne Advertiser, Vic, Friday 18th September 1885, page 3.

“Councillor Urie is erecting a new house in Wellington street, and when finished, it will be one of the finest in the borough. The front is composed of patent white stone, and it will contain thirteen rooms. Mr. Duguid is the architect”.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Villa  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Wellington Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11885 Build/construction 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1Alexander Eliezer (or Eleazer) DuguidJoinerA1885  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Urie, James 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2  Accessed April 2012
Item 2 of 2Kenny, Marilyn2013Glencairn, Wellington Street, Flemington Essendon Historical Society 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1North Melbourne Advertiser18 September 1885