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House

Author

City of Albany

Place Number

03340
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Location

28 Vancouver St Albany

Location Details

Local Government

Albany

Region

Great Southern

Construction Date

Constructed from 1890

Demolition Year

N/A

Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
(no listings)

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
Municipal Inventory Adopted 30 Jun 2001 Category B

Category B

• Requires a high level of protection. • Provide maximum encouragement to the owner under the City of Albany Town Planning Scheme to conserve the significance of the place. • A more detailed Heritage Assessment/Impact Statement to be undertaken before approval given for any major redevelopment. • Incentives to promote heritage conservation should be considered.

Classified by the National Trust Recorded 04 Apr 1977

Heritage Council
Register of the National Estate Indicative Place

Heritage Council

Statement of Significance

This place is one of a large number of important heritage buildings in Vancouver Street. Vancouver Street is one of the significant Local Heritage Areas in the City of Albany. Set on stone foundations, this house is a good example of Federation Filigree architectural style.

Physical Description

Prominent elevated position
Set back from the road
Building raised on wide rough coursed stone footings/plinth
Symmetrical facade - central door with large bay windows on either side
Three double hung sash windows in each bay
Hipped corrugated iron roof with a half pyramidal section over each bay
Curved verandah across front elevation under separate roof
Timber verandah posts with iron lace fringe and timber balustrading
Access provided by a set of steep timber stairs located centrally

History

This place is one of a large number of important heritage buildings in Vancouver St.

Integrity/Authenticity

Integrity: High

Condition

Good

References

Ref ID No Ref Name Ref Source Ref Date
R Bodycoat; "Assessment for the Town of Albany Municipal Heritage Inventory" City of Albany 1995
Heritage Database. City of Albany 1994
Heritage TODAY Site visit and Assessment 1999

Place Type

Individual Building or Group

Uses

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

Architectural Styles

Style
Federation Filigree

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron
Other STONE Local Stone

Historic Themes

General Specific
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Settlements

Creation Date

20 Mar 1993

Publish place record online (inHerit):

Approved

Last Update

01 Jan 2017

Disclaimer

This information is provided voluntarily as a public service. The information provided is made available in good faith and is derived from sources believed to be reliable and accurate. However, the information is provided solely on the basis that readers will be responsible for making their own assessment of the matters discussed herein and are advised to verify all relevant representations, statements and information.