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Bridgedale, Bridgetown


Heritage Council

Place Number

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Hampton St Bridgetown

Location Details

Curtilage includes: Lots 853 & 12 South Western Hwy, and 1, 3, 5 & 7 Hampton St, Bridgetown. Part of NT Blackwood River Crossing & First Settlers Precinct

Other Name(s)

The Blechynden House

Local Government



South West

Construction Date

Constructed from 1862

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List Adopted 18 Mar 1983 Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes
State Register Registered 21 Jan 1997 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Classified by the National Trust Classified 14 Jul 1997

Register of the National Estate Indicative Place

Municipal Inventory Adopted 29 Mar 2018 Management Category A

Management Category A

Conservation of the place is essential. If not already, to be included on the Local Heritage List and recommended for assessment for entry into the State Register of Heritage Places (RHP). Development proposals to be assessed pursuant to SPP 3.5 Historic Heritage Conservation; a Conservation Management Plan (if one exists); and to reinforce the significance of the place. Places entered on the RHP are protected under the Heritage of Western Australia Act 1990. Development applications will require referral to the State Heritage Office, unless exempt.

Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes
Municipal Inventory Adopted 28 Jun 2001 Category 1

Category 1

Highest level of protection appropriate: recommended for entry for entry into the State Register of Heritage Places; provide maximum encouragement to the owner to conserve the significance of the place.

Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes


Name Type Year From Year To
John Blechynden Architect - -

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
3272 Conservation Plan for Bridgedale, Bridgetown Western Australia Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 1993

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Present Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence

Architectural Styles

Victorian Georgian

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Roof TIMBER Shingle
Wall BRICK Common Brick

Historic Themes

General Specific
OCCUPATIONS Grazing, pastoralism & dairying
PEOPLE Early settlers

Creation Date

30 May 1989

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Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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