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Cathedral Avenue & Wetlands inc Paperbark Trees

Author

Shire of Harvey

Place Number

04460
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Location

Cathedral Av Leschenault Australind

Location Details

11km north of Australind on the Lake Leschenault Estuary. A row of paperbark trees on both sides of the Old Mandurah Rd with surrounding wetlands

Other Name(s)

'Ten Mile Peg' Scenic Drive, Old Coast Road

Local Government

Harvey

Region

South West

Construction Date

Demolition Year

N/A

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 Oct 2015 Category 3

Category 3

Some/Moderate Significance DESCRIPTION • Contributes to the heritage of the locality. • Has some altered or modified elements, not necessarily detracting from the overall significance of the place. • Does not fulfil the criteria for entry in the TPS Heritage List. DESIRED OUTCOME • Conservation of the place is highly desirable. • Any alterations or extensions should reinforce the significance of the place, and original fabric should be retained wherever feasible.

Register of the National Estate Permanent 28 Sep 1982

Heritage Council
Classified by the National Trust Classified {Lscpe} 03 Apr 1978

Heritage Council

Statement of Significance

Aesthetic/Environmental

Physical Description

Scenic drive along the eastern side of the Leschenault Inlet extending north from the Old Coast Road at Australind to Buffalo Road. The avenue of paperbarks and other native trees line an original section of the Old Coast Road.

History

Cathedral Avenue is part of the Old Coast Road which runs from Mandurah to Australind. This road was gradually formed by settlers exploring southwards and by the 1870s to 1890s mail coaches travelling from Perth to Bunbury followed a track to Pinjarra crossing over to the Coast Road before heading south to Bunbury.

Integrity/Authenticity

Good/Good

Condition

Good

Place Type

Landscape

Uses

Epoch General Specific
Present Use Transport\Communications Road: Other
Original Use Transport\Communications Road: Other

Historic Themes

General Specific
TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS Road transport

Creation Date

21 Aug 1995

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Approved

Last Update

24 Mar 2017

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