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Original Toodyay Townsite Precinct


Shire of Toodyay

Place Number

There no heritage location found in the Google fusion table.


West Toodyay

Location Details

Local Government



Avon Arc

Construction Date

Constructed from 1860, Constructed from 1836

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Municipal Inventory Adopted 27 Aug 1998 Category 3

Category 3

Recognition of cultural heritage value; Provide recognition and protection through the processes of the Town Planning Scheme. Recommend that the place is retained and conserved if possible. Photographically record the place to any major redevelopment or demolition.

Statement of Significance

west Toodyay has historic value as it demonstrates the extent and form of the original townsite.
The precinct has aesthetic values as the collection of buildings demonstrate early methods of construction and make a valuable contribution to the streetscape.
The precinct has social value as a demonstration of the former way of life in small rural communities.

Physical Description

This precinct includes S. Ferguson's Cottage, Royal Oak Inn, Highland Laddie, Queens Head Inn, Military Barracks, Everett's Cottage, West Toodyay Bridge, Sheep Yards/Shepherds Hut. Refer to individual places for details.


Integrity: High
Authenticity: High


Generally Good

Place Type

Precinct or Streetscape


Epoch General Specific
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Other
Original Use COMMERCIAL Other

Historic Themes

General Specific
OCCUPATIONS Commercial & service industries

Creation Date

18 Sep 1998

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Last Update

01 Jan 2017


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