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House

Author

City of Albany

Place Number

15537
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Location

62 Spencer St Albany

Location Details

Local Government

Albany

Region

Great Southern

Construction Date

Constructed from 1897

Demolition Year

N/A

Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
(no listings)

Heritage Council Decisions or 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.

Register of the National Estate Indicative Place

Heritage Council

Statement of Significance

This Federation Queen Anne Bungalow is part of a group of places in Spencer Street that have architectural merit. The house has aesthetic, historic and representative heritage significance.

Physical Description

Setting on a corner block close to the road
Small front garden and picket fence
Brick walls are painted
Corrugated iron roof, half hipped with projecting gabled wing
Projecting gabled wing has a prominent bay window under a separate roof
Façade asymmetrical
Two brick chimneys with moulded capping
Ornamentation on the façade includes mortar mouldings around the windows on the bay window
Decorative barge board and finial on the gable
Verandah under a separate roof

Integrity/Authenticity

Integrity: High
Modifications: Some decorative elements

Condition

Excellent

References

Ref ID No Ref Name Ref Source Ref Date
R Bodycoat; "Assessment for the Town of Albany Municipal Heritage Inventory" 1995
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 Queen Anne

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall BRICK Painted Brick
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Settlements

Creation Date

17 Mar 2000

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.