Between 1875 & 1880.
Permission is given by the Local Board for the building of numerous new houses as Houselands. Applications are made by many different people; for two, four or more houses. It is likely that Annison sold off parcels of land to interested parties in a piecemeal fashion. It is difficult to work out where the houses are to be built as road names are not usually given.
- May 1876 Lansdowne Road is proposed by Mr Annison
- September 1876 Gas mains are laid down for lamps in Houselands Field
- May 1879 Mr. Annison submits plans for Hawden Road.
- March 1880 Houselands Roads are adopted as public highways; upkeep to be paid for by the ratepayers.