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40 Fifth Av Beaconsfield

Location Details

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1930

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

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Statement of Significance

House, 40 Fifth Avenue, is a single storey timber and iron house dating from the 1930s. The place has aesthetic value for its contribution to the streetscape and the surrounding area. It is representative of the typical building stock located within the residential areas of Beaconsfield. It is historically significant as a representation of typical workers' houses in the Fremantle area. The place is an example of the Federation Bungalow style of architecture.

Physical Description

House, 40 Fifth Avenue is a single storey timber and iron house constructed in the Federation Bungalow style of Architecture. The walls are timber framed with painted weatherboard to dado height, and fibrous cement cladding above. The roof is hipped and clad with corrugated iron. There is a brick corbelled chimney evident. The symmetrical front façade has a timber panelled door with fanlight flanked either side by timber framed double hung sash windows. The verandah is enclosed with lattice to one side. The house is situated above street level. There is a timber picket fence with masonry piers to the front boundary line.


This lot (23 CSL 67) is recorded as being vacant in the rate book records of 1918/19. A residence is on this lot by 1930.


High degree of integrity (original intent clear, current use compatible, high long term sustainability).
High degree of authenticity with much original fabric remaining.
(These statements based on street survey only).


Condition assessed as good (assessed from streetscape survey only).


Ref ID No Ref Name Ref Source Ref Date
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Place Type

Individual Building or Group


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

Architectural Styles

Federation Bungalow

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall TIMBER Weatherboard
Wall ASBESTOS Fibrous Cement, corrugated
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific

Creation Date

14 Jan 2003

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Last Update

22 Mar 2019


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