Northcote, VIC - St Cyril & Methody Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox

Year Built: 1927

Denomination: Eastern Orthodox

Saint: Cyril

Address: 3 Bayview Street, Northcote, Victoria, 3070

Architect: Louis R Williams

Traditional Owners: Wurundjeri people

Last Updated: 28/03/2024

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History and Architecture:

The Church of the Epiphany was opened in April 1927. The church was designed by Louis R. Williams, one of Melbourne's leading church architects. C.A. Winwood was the builder. The estimated cost was 10,000. The Foundation stone was laid on 18 December 1926 by the Most Reverend Harrington Clare Lees D.D Archbishop of Melbourne.

In 1966 the Church of England discontinued its services due to dwindling numbers. The Eastern Orthodox Church took possession of the building and it is now the home to the Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Church.


This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.

Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
1926 - Rev Thomas Cole A 1884 1975
2020 - Pastor Alexander Popov


Built in 1931 by George Fincham & Sons Pty Ltd and enlarged in 1940. For more information click here.