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42 South St South Fremantle

Location Details

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1903

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List YES 08 Mar 2007

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 18 Sep 2000 Level 3

Level 3

The City of Fremantle has identified this place as being of some cultural heritage significance for its contribution to the heritage of Fremantle in terms of its individual or collective aesthetic, historic, social or scientific significance, and /or its contribution to the streetscape, local area and Fremantle. Its contribution to the urban context should be maintained and enhanced.

Statement of Significance

House, 42 South Street, is likely to be a typical limestone and tile single storey house dating from c1903. The place has aesthetic value for its contribution to the streetscape and the surrounding area. It is representative of the typical workers' houses in the Fremantle area. The place is an example of the Federation Bungalow style of architecture.

Physical Description

Large trees to the front of this property makes description difficult. From the history and what is visible a brief description is a stone and tile house. The roof is hipped.


House, 42 South Street was built in 1903/04 for Mrs J Remilton, who lived at 40 South Street. In 1903/04, the property was described as a cottage and stables occupied by William Waddingham, a carrier.

The Remilton family owned the property until c. 1910. It was described in the 1905 rate book as a two storey cottage.

Between c. 1920 and c. 1945, House, 42 South Street was owned by Margaret Owen. The next owner was Emilio Beltrami, who owned it until c. 1960, when the cottage was sold to Linda Rinaldi. Ms Rinaldi was still the owner in the early 1970s. House, 42 South Street was a rental property during all this time.

A Metropolitan Sewerage plan dated 1954 shows a stone house with full length front and rear verandahs. There was a stone addition down the eastern side of the house, and a separate galvanised iron laundry in the backyard.

This place was included in the list of heritage places in the City of Fremantle identified by the Fremantle Society (1979/80) - BROWN -significant for making a positive contribution to the built environment of Fremantle.


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Place Type

Individual Building or Group


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

Architectural Styles

Federation Bungalow

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall STONE Limestone
Roof TILE Terracotta Tile

Historic Themes

General Specific
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Land allocation & subdivision

Creation Date

20 Jul 2011

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Last Update

19 Feb 2020


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