Date of current building:
- The Bear Corner, showing Annett's on left, postmarked Dec 1905.
- Charnham Street, c1912.
The history of ownership and occupation of the properties in this part of Charnham Street is very speculative. Records are sketchy, and confusing. This page is the current "best attempt" to clarify the history of these properties, but much further work still needs to be done. It is possible that the historic boundaries do not match the modern ones.
This property was with 25 Charnham Street until ?1930s?
1901 Census: Harry Annetts (43), Furniture Dealer, wife Eva (37), 1 son, 4 daughters.
1903 Kelly Dir: Harry Annetts, furniture dealer.
c1905 Photograph shows H. Annetts, ..?.. and undertaker.
1906 Cosburn's Dir: H Annetts, cabinet maker, Charnham Street.
1911 Census #133: Harry Annetts (53), furniture sealer, 2 daughters, 8 rooms.
1916 Cosburn's Dir: H Annetts, cabinet maker, Charnham Street.
1920 Kelly Dir: Harry Annetts, antique dealer, Charnham Street,
1939 Blacket's Dir: G Andrews, Battery Service
1940 Blacket's Dir: G Andrews, Battery Service
<2015 Lie Low
Aug 2015: The Swedish Room, Antique painted Swedish, Gustavian, Scandinavian & French furniture (moved from 16 Bridge Street)