1929 Dean's Highlands Estate - 93 years ago today


Today, 93 years ago, on Saturday, 25 May 1929, the Dean's Highlands Estate in Taringa was being advertised for sale by auction on the ground.

Dean's Highlands Estate Map

1929 Dean's Highlands Estate - Taringa, Brisbane

The Dean's Highlands Estate was advertised in the local papers on the days leading up to the sale. 

Newspaper Advertisement

The Dean's Highlands Estate covers Stanley Terrace, Union Street, Keltie Street, Harrys Road (map shows as Harry's Road) and Miskin Street.

Google map showing the present day location of Dean's Highlands Estate

Check out the 1936 Aerial view of the Dean's Highlands Estate.

1936 Aerial Photo of Dean's Highlands Estate

1936 Aerial Photo of Dean's Highlands Estate


More Taringa information available


Newspaper Advertisement

The Brisbane Courier - Saturday, 25 May 1929 - Page 30

THIS AFTERNOON

Sale by Auction, on the Ground, at 3 o'clock

DEANS HIGHLANDS ESTATE,
Stanley Terrace and Union Street
Between Toowong and Taringa.

14 Magnificent Sites, close to the Toowong Sports Ground and within two minutes of the site purchased for the Brisbane Boys College, where rates are very low and all conveniences available.  Nine sites from Stanley Terrace, an elevated position with panoramic views. Stanley Terrace is a street that has just been remade.

The other 5 blocks each have 65 feet and over frontage to Union Street, and are all well above the street level on a gentle slope.

TERMS: £20 per block deposit, thence £5 quarterly, balance end of third year; interest 6 percent.

NO PROHIBITIVE RESERVES.
THORPE & SHARP,
Auctioneers, 241 Adelaide Street.

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